Productions

"MTC is the best—revolutionary, gutsy, experimental, high quality dramatic experience. We feel fortunate to have you do what you are doing for our Bay Area community and live theater in general." 

(anonymous survey response)

COMING SOON

  • World Premiere | June 13 – July 7, 2019

    Wink

    By Jen Silverman | Directed by Mike Donahue

    Sofie is an unhappy housewife. Gregor is her breadwinning husband. Dr. Franz is their strange psychiatrist. Wink is the cat. And Gregor has just skinned the cat. Violent desires, domestic anarchy, and feline vengeance at any cost make Wink a dark comedy about the thin, thin line between savagery and civilization. 

CLOSED

  • West Coast Premiere | September 27 – October 21, 2018

    Oslo

    By J.T. Rogers | Directed by Jasson Minadakis

    This smash-hit, political thriller tells the true and widely unknown story of how a young Norwegian couple planned and orchestrated secret negotiations that led to the 1993 Oslo Accords. Through unlikely friendships, common ground is carefully unearthed. Set against a complex historical canvas, Tony Award-winning Oslo is a story about the individuals behind world history and their all too human ambitions.

  • World Premiere | Extended thru December 16

    The Wickhams: Christmas at Pemberley

    By Lauren Gunderson & Margot Melcon | Directed by Megan Sandberg-Zakian

    This holiday season, MTC revisits Jane Austen’s world of Regency romance with Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon’s The Wickhams: Christmas at Pemberley—a companion piece to the duo’s delightful Miss Bennet—both continuations of Austen’s popular novel, Pride and Prejudice.

  • Bay Area Premiere | January 10 – February 3, 2019

    How I Learned What I Learned

    Directed by Margo Hall

    In his one-man autobiographical play, Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright August Wilson takes us on a journey from his days as a young poet through the completion of his acclaimed American Century Cycle. Beautifully raw, poignant, and humorous, How I Learned What I Learned gives audiences a detailed look at the man behind some of the most celebrated plays of the twentieth century. 

     In partnership with Lorraine Hansberry Theatre  and Ubuntu Theater Project

  • Bay Area Premiere | February 28 – March 24, 2019

    The Who & The What

    By Ayad Akhtar | Directed by Hana S. Sharif

    Brilliant Pakistani-American writer Zarina is finishing a novel about women and Islam when she meets Eli, a young convert who bridges the gulf between her modern life and her traditional heritage. But when her conservative family discovers her controversial manuscript, they are all forced to confront the beliefs that define them.