The Man Behind The Family – Charles Addams

September 24th, 2012

A very un-happy miserable Monday to you, DSM Fans. (We’re getting in the mood for THE ADDAMS FAMILY around here.) Did you know THE ADDAMS FAMILY – THE BROADWAY MUSICAL was inspired by the original cartoons? Below is an article about the original creator of what we know and love today as THE ADDAMS FAMILY…. Read more »


FROM THE BACK ROW: THE STATE FAIR BUZZ

September 21st, 2012

Hey DSM Fans! As many of you know the State Fair of Texas opens one week from today. I know for myself and like many of you, we’re all excited to see all of the new and wonderful things that are coming to the State Fair of Texas this year. When I think of the State… Read more »


FROM THE BACK ROW: Catching Up with Michael Williams

September 20th, 2012

Hey DSM Fans! I finally had the pleasure of officially meeting DSM’s Michael Williams!  After being crowned Best Actor at DSM’s High School Musical Theatre Awards, Michael flew off to New York City to follow his dreams of becoming a big Broadway star.  Between competing at the Jimmy™ Awards and training at CAP21, Michael found some time to… Read more »


Wednesday Addams' Contest – Week 3!

September 19th, 2012

Hello DSM Fans! It’s week 3 of our family fun in honor of Wednesday Addams getting married! In celebration of this joyous (and kooky) event, we will be doing contests, giveaways, and/or exclusive discounts right here on our blog every Wednesday of this month! Be sure to subscribe to the blog to make sure you… Read more »


The Dance Council Honors – 25 Years of Recognizing Outstanding Accomplishments in Dance!

September 18th, 2012

Dance Council Honors – 25 Years of Recognizing Outstanding Accomplishments in Dance WHAT: A significant Dallas, TX awards program celebrating a life time of accomplishments of six outstanding Texas artists, educators, dance business and leaders. The event includes a gala showcase of 2012 DCNT Scholarship students, Guyer High School production of Chicago (Denton, TX) and… Read more »


Wednesday Addams Contest – Week 2 Entries!

September 17th, 2012

Good morning DSM Fans! A special THANK YOU for everyone who participated in our Week 2 Contest in honor of Wednesday Addams getting married! Congratulations to Lynne Walters, Christia Caudle, and Jacob Sanchez for winning this contest! You have won 2 tickets to THE ADDAMS FAMILY on Tuesday, October 2nd at 8pm! Details will be… Read more »


FROM THE BACK ROW: Meet the Marketing Team!

September 14th, 2012

Hey DSM Fans! Ever wonder who promotes the shows, puts on events or operates social media for Dallas Summer Musicals?  Well, we think its time for you to meet the brains behind DSM’s Marketing Department.  As marketing interns, it’s a privilege to work with these talented individuals every day.  They are constantly teaching us valuable lessons that we could never… Read more »


Wednesday Addams' Contest – Week 2

September 12th, 2012

Hello DSM Fans! It’s week 2 of our family fun in honor of Wednesday Addams getting married! In celebration of this joyous (and kooky) event, we will be doing contests, giveaways, and/or exclusive discounts right here on our blog every Wednesday of this month! Be sure to subscribe to the blog to make sure you… Read more »


FROM THE BACK ROW: 2013 Season Announcement Event

September 7th, 2012

Hey DSM Fans! Last week, Dallas Summer Musicals held their 2013 Season Announcement Event here at the Music Hall at Fair Park, and we were lucky enough to be a part of it!  From the early stages of planning to thanking the very lasts guests for attending, this event was an awesome learning experience for… Read more »


Announcing the Cast of the North American Tour of SISTER ACT!

September 6th, 2012

NORTH AMERICAN TOUR LAUNCHES IN TORONTO PERFORMANCES BEGIN OCTOBER 2, 2012 Producers Whoopi Goldberg, Stage Entertainment and Troika Entertainment announce casting for the North American Tour of five-time Tony Award® nominated musical SISTER ACT.  Called “In a word, DIVINE!”by the Associated Press, SISTER ACT kicks off on October 2, 2012 at Toronto’s Ed Mirvish Theatre…. Read more »


Wednesday Addams' Contest – Week 1!

September 5th, 2012

Hello DSM Fans! Starting today, every Wednesday this month will be in honor of Wednesday Addams getting married! In celebration of this joyous (and kooky) event, we will be doing contests, giveaways, and/or exclusive discounts right here on our blog! Be sure to subscribe to the blog to make sure you don’t miss anything! (To… Read more »


Official Press Release – DSM Announces the 2013 Season!

August 29th, 2012

DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS ANNOUNCES 2013 SEASON OF THE BEST OF BROADWAY AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM) has announced their 73rd season of shows, with seven touring Broadway productions coming to the Music Hall at Fair Park.  DSM has been entertaining North Texas audiences with the finest in professional… Read more »


Now Announcing the 2013 DSM Season!

August 27th, 2012

Dallas Summer Musicals is pleased to announce our 73rd Season! Let the 2013 Season at Dallas Summer Musicals be Your Passport to Broadway as we take you on a journey! 2013 Season Tickets are ON SALE NOW! Join us for the season and enjoy the best Broadway shows, in the best seats, at the best… Read more »


Congratulations to the Winners for the 2013 Season Announcement!

August 25th, 2012

Thank you to everyone who participated in our contest to attend the 2013 Season Announcement Event on August 27th at 6pm! I loved hearing what you said about DSM – be looking for another blog post soon to see what everyone said about why they love DSM. Without further ado, we are pleased to announce… Read more »


FROM THE BACK ROW: Music Hall Photo Session

August 15th, 2012

Hey DSM Fans! I took a little stroll around the Music Hall at Fair Park and I snapped some pics just for you guys!  Here are a few photos of the Music Hall’s beautiful scenery and exclusive Broadway memorabilia. Next time you’re here, be sure to take a closer look at these unique features! -DSM Haley


CATCH ME IF YOU CAN – National Tour Cast Announced!

August 14th, 2012

CATCH ME IF YOU CAN ANNOUNCES NATIONAL TOUR CAST Troika Entertainment, LLC is pleased to announce initial casting for the CATCH ME IF YOU CAN national tour, which officially kicks off at the Providence Performing Arts Center in Providence, RI on October 7. CATCH ME IF YOU CAN will be in Dallas February 12-24, 2013… Read more »


FROM THE BACK ROW: BRENT BARRETT

August 7th, 2012

When the Cathy Rigby is PETER PAN tour stopped in Dallas, Haley and I had the distinct privilege to sit down with actor Brent Barrett who plays the mischievous Captain Hook. He not only gave us all the details on the show but on the iconic character as well. Needless to say it was quite… Read more »


FROM THE BACK ROW: Haley's Hall History

August 6th, 2012

Hey DSM Fans! As I have said before,  it’s time to wipe the dust off of our star-studded past and bring it out into the spotlight!  I’ve lived in the Dallas/Fort Worth area my whole life and I never knew about the rich history behind The Music Hall at Fair Park and Dallas Summer Musicals, so I thought the DSM fans might… Read more »


FROM THE BACK ROW: A Minute With Michael

July 27th, 2012

Hey DSM Fans! I sat down to chat with Dallas Summer Musicals’ President and Managing Director, THE Michael Jenkins.  I love talking to Michael because he has SO MANY wonderful stories, and I get to pick his brain about The Music Hall, DSM and Broadway in general.  There is a lot of information about him… Read more »