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DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS ANNOUNCES 2018/2019 BROADWAY SEASON!

January 13th, 2018

HAMILTON, DISNEY’S ALADDIN AND HELLO, DOLLY! TO ANCHOR 2018-2019 SEASON  AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK IN DALLAS AND TONY® WINNER DEAR EVAN HANSEN TO MAKE ITS NORTH TEXAS DEBUT IN 2019-2020 SEASON Season tickets are on sale now. Dallas, TX January 13, 2017 – Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM) and Broadway Across America… Read more »


MINIMALISM BRINGS DOWN BARRIERS IN ‘THE COLOR PURPLE’

January 9th, 2018

In the current revival of “The Color Purple,” rural Georgia meets spare minimalism. The action takes place on a plain wooden stage. Props are few: a cluster of well-worn chairs, woven baskets, some fabric, a Bible. Even less would be effective, said director John Doyle, who designed the set himself, as long the audience is… Read more »


DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS DEDICATES PERFORMANCES TO RUTH ALTSHULER

December 11th, 2017

DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS DEDICATES TWO PERFORMANCES OF IRVING BERLIN’S WHITE CHRISTMAS TO RUTH ALTSHULER STAFF TO VOLUNTEER IN HER HONOR December 11, 2017, Dallas – Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM) dedicated its two December 10, 2017 performances of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas to Ruth Altshuler. A long-time friend and supporter of Dallas Summer Musicals and… Read more »


DALLAS PERFORMING ARTS COLLABORATION: CELEBRATE HOLIDAY CLASSICS

December 1st, 2017

  Dallas performing arts organizations come together to elevate the arts this holiday season Dallas, TX (November 30, 2017) – AT&T Performing Arts Center (AT&T PAC), Dallas Summer Musicals (DSM), Dallas Theater Center (DTC) and Texas Ballet Theater (TBT) today announced a new holiday collaboration to elevate the arts by offering a buy one get… Read more »


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DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS 2017 GALA BREAKS FUNDRAISING RECORD WITH $500,000

November 16th, 2017

Dallas Summer Musicals Gala’s smashing success echoes the tone of a new era for the historic nonprofit Broadway presenter Dallas, TX (November 13, 2017) – An Evening with the Best of Broadway filled the historic Music Hall at Fair Park with inspiration as philanthropists and corporate leaders came together to elevate the arts during Dallas… Read more »


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IRVING BERLIN’S WHITE CHRISTMAS RETURNS TO NORTH TEXAS

November 1st, 2017

NOVEMBER 14-19, 2017 AT BASS PERFORMANCE HALL & DECEMBER 5-10, 2017 AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK STOP DREAMING! NORTH TEXAS IS GUARANTEED A WHITE CHRISTMAS! Fort Worth-Dallas, TX (November 1, 2017) – IRVING BERLIN’S WHITE CHRISTMAS, the stage adaptation of the beloved classic film, is coming to North Texas this holiday season. The… Read more »


DSM 2017 GALA PATRON PARTY WOOS GUESTS WITH CAROLE COOK AND REVEALS KATHARINE MCPHEE IN GALA LINEUP

October 20th, 2017

  Mark your calendars for An Evening with the Best of Broadway November 4, 2017 All proceeds support Dallas Summer Musicals and its education and community programs Dallas, TX (October 16, 2017) – Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM) celebrated underwriters and sponsors of its 2017 Gala, An Evening with the Best of Broadway, during a… Read more »


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The Dallas Bond Proposal Can Help DSM!

October 16th, 2017

  A Perfect 10 for Big D: Vote “FOR” all 10 Dallas Bond Propositions All 10 City Bond Proposals Can Pass Without The Need For A Property Tax Rate Increase. Now is your chance to keep the Music Hall at Fair Park, home of Dallas Summer Musicals, as one of the region’s top entertainment venues…. Read more »


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TWO-TIME TONY AWARD-WINNER BRIAN STOKES MITCHELL TO REPLACE BERNADETTE PETERS FOR DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS 2017 GALA

October 11th, 2017

Mark your calendars for An Evening with The Best of Broadway November 4, 2017 All proceeds support Dallas Summer Musicals and its education and community outreach programs Dallas, TX (October 11, 2017) – Andy Smith and Paul von Wupperfeld, Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM) 2017 Gala chairs, announced two-time Tony Award®-winner and Theater Hall of… Read more »


CAST REVEALED FOR ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER’S LOVE NEVER DIES

August 18th, 2017

  NORTH TEXAS’ PREMIERE ENGAGEMENT COMES TO MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK AND BASS PERFORMANCE HALL IN 2018! Music Andrew Lloyd Webber Lyrics Glenn Slater Book Andrew Lloyd Webber & Ben Elton Additional Lyrics Charles Hart Orchestrations David Cullen & Andrew Lloyd Webber Dallas, TX (August 17, 2017) – Casting has been announced for Andrew… Read more »


WAITRESS ANNOUNCES NATIONAL TOURING CAST!

August 9th, 2017

  Dallas, TX (August 9, 2017) – Full casting has been announced for the upcoming National Touring Production of WAITRESS, the new Broadway musical from Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles inspired by Adrienne Shelley’s 2007 motion picture. The tour will play at the Music Hall at Fair Park March 28 – April 8, 2018 presented by… Read more »


NORTH TEXAS STUDENTS COMPETE TONIGHT IN THE JIMMY® AWARDS STREAMED ON FACEBOOK LIVE

June 26th, 2017

  The ninth annual Jimmy® Awards will be held today Monday, June 26th at 7:30 p.m. (EST) at the Minskoff Theatre on Broadway. 74 high school students from across America will compete for the Jimmy Award for Best Performance by an Actor and Actress. North Texans John Fredrickson and Shelby Priddy will be representing their… Read more »


THE BODYGUARD MAKES NORTH TEXAS DEBUT STARRING GRAMMY® AWARD NOMINEE DEBORAH COX

June 21st, 2017

U.S. NATIONAL TOUR OF THE SMASH HIT WEST END MUSICAL MAKES NORTH TEXAS DEBUT JULY 18-30, 2017 AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK & AUGUST 1-6, 2017 AT BASS PERFORMANCE HALL  GRAMMY® AWARD NOMINEE AND R&B SUPERSTAR DEBORAH COX TO STAR Dallas, TX (June 19, 2017) – Dallas Summer Musicals and Performing Arts Fort… Read more »


BROADWAY.COM PRESENTS “AT THE TONYS WITH IMOGEN LLOYD WEBBER”

June 10th, 2017

BROADWAY.COM TEAMS UP WITH CBS TELEVISION STATIONS FOR B R O A D W A Y . C O M P R E S E N T S  “ A T  T H E  T O N Y S W I T H   I M O G E N  L L O Y D  W… Read more »


CIRCUS 1903 BRINGS JOY TO CHILDREN OF NORTH TEXAS

June 5th, 2017

  Peanut, the first-of-its-kind puppet elephant visits Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children and Dallas arts organizations educate children about the performing arts during DSM Kids Club event. Dallas, TX (June 2, 2017) – Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM) in collaboration with Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children arranged a special performance of CIRCUS 1903… Read more »


HIGH SCHOOLS CELEBRATED AT THE 6TH ANNUAL DSM HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL THEATRE AWARDS

May 26th, 2017

  HIGH SCHOOLS FROM ACROSS NORTH TEXAS CELEBRATED AS WINNERS WERE ANNOUNCED AT THE 6TH ANNUAL DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL THEATRE AWARDS   Dallas, TX (May 23, 2017) – High school students, parents, friends, arts advocates, celebrities and city officials from all over North Texas celebrated as the winners and scholarship recipients were… Read more »


CIRCUS 1903 MAKES NORTH TEXAS PREMIERE

May 12th, 2017

CIRCUS 1903 – THE GOLDEN AGE OF CIRCUS MAKES NORTH TEXAS PREMIERE AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK MAY 23 – JUNE 4, 2017   STEP RIGHT UP! STEP RIGHT UP! THE ELEPHANTS ARE BACK! Dallas, TX (April 24, 2017) – In a world premiere event, the producers of the world’s biggest magic show,… Read more »


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KENNETH T. NOVICE NAMED DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS PRESIDENT

April 22nd, 2017

  10 Month Nationwide Search Culminates with One of the Top Professionals in the Country as the New Head of 77-Year Old Beloved Performing Arts Organization Dallas, TX (April 22, 2017) – Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM) announces the appointment of Kenneth T. Novice as its President. Novice will begin his position on May 1,… Read more »


The 2017 Nominees Are In!

April 4th, 2017

  We’ve waited all year – amazing performances from amazing high schools were judged by industry professionals starting last fall through this spring. Now, we can finally announce the nominees for the 6th Annual DSM High School Musical Theatre Awards! See the full list of nominees and honorable mentions below. Congratulations to all of the… Read more »


DSM Opens the Music Hall to the Community for STOMP

March 10th, 2017

  2nd Annual DSM Community Performance Opens the Music Hall at Fair Park to 2,500+ Dallas ISD and Other Middle School Students It’s been a while since school buses lined up in Fair Park for an opportunity to see a Dallas Summer Musicals’ show.  On Friday, February 17th, DSM with leadership grant support from the… Read more »