Brand New Production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC Makes North Texas Debut!

October 8th, 2015

MAKES NORTH TEXAS DEBUT NOVEMBER 3-22, 2015 AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK & AUGUST 17-21, 2016 AT BASS PERFORMANCE HALL. “Sparkling, fresh and lively.” – Los Angeles Times “An unabashed paean to the healing power of art.” – Hollywood Reporter “Go see The Sound of Music, as it will be unlike any other… Read more »


SOUND OF MUSIC SING-OFF!

October 6th, 2015

In honor of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s THE SOUND OF MUSIC, we are holding a SOUND OF MUSIC SING-OFF! If you have confidence that your group can effortlessly do-re-mi through any SOUND OF MUSIC song, now is your time to shine! Who can participate? • Anyone! • Families, groups of friends, schools or choirs – all… Read more »


Musical Mondays – October Update for DSM High School Musical Theatre Awards!

October 5th, 2015

You are invited to… THE 5th ANNUAL DSM HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL THEATRE AWARDS! 500 of the most talented performers from over 70 schools, with a professional 25 piece orchestra, compete for 16 awards and 7 scholarships… live on stage at THE Largest Theatre in Big “D.” Save the date! Thursday, April 14th, 2016 at the… Read more »


Here's to many more years of creating memories!

September 21st, 2015

Hello DSM Fans! Building from the momentum of our 75th Anniversary Season, we can’t wait to continue to present the Best of Broadway in North Texas! With an all new season filled with North Texas debuts, blockbuster hits, self-productions and tons of family entertainment, we want to take a few minutes to recap our last… Read more »


Do Something More Tuesdays – 5 W's for Giving

September 15th, 2015

WHAT is North Texas Giving Day? North Texas Giving Day is an online giving event that provides nonprofits the opportunity to gain exposure to — and start relationships with — new donors, and for people in North Texas to come together to raise as much money as possible for local nonprofits. In just six years, North… Read more »


DSM is looking for our first official KID CRITIC!

September 9th, 2015

DSM is looking for our first official Kid Critic! Kids have an extra special way of being brutally honest, which is why they make great critics! We’re looking for DFW’s most promising, Broadway-loving junior journalist to become the first official DSM Kid Critic for our 2016 Season. If your child is passionate about Broadway musicals,… Read more »


Do Something More Tuesdays – Payton and Holly Reeves for HSMTA

September 1st, 2015

Imagine a flash of stage lights in your eyes. Imagine giving yourself over to a flow of dance, dialogue, and movement that you’ve practiced for months. Imagine your efforts culminating with audience murmurs erupting into applause as you breathe an accomplished sigh. Each year across North Texas, students from over 60 schools work for this… Read more »


Vote for our Top 5 DSM Hero Nominees!

August 26th, 2015

It’s time for you to vote! This year, we want to honor a special, deserving person with 2015/2016 DSM Season Tickets! The nominations have been submitted and after A LOT of thought, we’ve announced our 5 ‪DSM Hero finalists! Now it’s your turn to vote at this link for the person who you feel deserves… Read more »


Do Something More Tuesdays – DSM Academy of Performing Arts

August 25th, 2015

An affiliate of Dallas Summer Musicals, the DSM Academy of Performing arts was founded in 1999 to engage and educate children and young adults in musical theatre training. Accredited arts teachers and theatre professionals lead four comprehensive sessions yearly, all culminating with a public performance of a student production. Master classes also give students a… Read more »


DSM and Wow! Entertainment Partner Up To Develop New Works of Jukebox Jr. Musicals!

August 20th, 2015

DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS ACADEMY OF PERFORMING ARTS & WOW! ENTERTAINMENT PARTNER UP TO DEVELOP NEW WORKS OF JUKEBOX JR. MUSICALS Dallas, TX (August 17, 2015) – Dallas Summer Musicals Academy of Performing Arts in partnership with WOW! Entertainment, Inc. are thrilled to hold a triple threat program for ages 10 and up at Central Christian… Read more »


Do Something More Tuesdays – Keron Jackson

August 18th, 2015

Keron Jackson has a voice that hits you like a wave. Whether performing for DSM’s Curtain Call gala or at an intimate gathering, the power of his singing leaves an indelible impression. But the journey to shape and share his gift has been riddled with difficulty, beginning with an unstable, unsafe home life. Keron and… Read more »


Nominate Your Hero for Season Tickets!

August 12th, 2015

This year, we want to honor a special, deserving person with 2015/2016 DSM Season Tickets! Do you have someone in your life that you look up to and admire? Will they also like to come and see all of the 2015/2016 DSM Season Shows? We want to hear about the heroes in your life! By… Read more »


Do Something More Tuesdays – Imagine the Future of DSM

August 11th, 2015

At the heart of live theatre is the chemistry of shared experience, the electricity that charges a room in a dance of anticipation and connection. The palpable interplay between audience and performers enlivens each group, and meaningful performances ignite conversations and inspire memories that live on long after the show. By its very nature, theatre… Read more »


DSM SHOWBIZ CREW

August 7th, 2015

DSM SHOWBIZ CREW With the announcement of its highly anticipated 2015-2016 Season, Dallas Summer Musicals is offering the public a chance to participate in a unique opportunity called DSM SHOWBIZ CREW. Are you a Broadway fan? Do you live in or near Dallas? Are you social media savvy? DSM is looking for theater lovers to… Read more »


Do Something More Tuesdays

August 4th, 2015

Tapping of your toes in time to a powerful score. The swell of your chest as your heart goes out to a protagonist in peril. The collective laughs, cries, and sighs of the theatre audience as you share emotional lows and highs. The ability of the musicals to engage patrons in awe-inspiring experiences and with… Read more »


DSM Guest Blog: My Weekend with Jason Robert Brown

July 30th, 2015

My Weekend with Jason Robert Brown by Megan Anthony, Guest DSM Blogger and DSM Intern This past weekend, I had the opportunity to drive out to Fort Worth and see the one and only Jason Robert Brown. Texas Christian University was hosting their 2nd annual “Festival of American Song,” this year featuring the renowned musical… Read more »


Dallas Summer Musicals and Performing Arts Fort Worth Announce 15/16 Broadway Seasons!

July 29th, 2015

DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS AND PERFORMING ARTS FORT WORTH ANNOUNCE 2015-2016 BROADWAY SEASONS! The two organizations will come together to co-present three shows Season tickets for both seasons are on sale now! Dallas Summer Musicals and Performing Arts Fort Worth proudly announce their 2015-2016 Broadway seasons! Once again, the two performing arts groups, in a groundbreaking move spearheaded last… Read more »


Casting Announced for the National Tour of The Bridges of Madison County!

July 28th, 2015

ELIZABETH STANLEY & ANDREW SAMONSKY TO STAR AS FRANCESCA & ROBERT IN THE NATIONAL TOUR OF   THE CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED MUSICAL TO MAKE NORTH TEXAS DEBUT FEBRUARY 2-14, 2016 AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK “The score by Jason Robert Brown is SUMPTUOUS!” -New York Times “MAGIC! An evening you will cherish long after… Read more »


Cast Announced for New National Touring Production of The Sound of Music!

July 27th, 2015

CAST ANNOUNCED FOR NEW NATIONAL TOURING PRODUCTION OF THE SOUND OF MUSIC MAKES NORTH TEXAS DEBUT NOVEMBER 3-22, 2015 AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK & AUGUST 17-21, 2016 AT BASS PERFORMANCE HALL Dallas, TX (July 21, 2015) – Casting has been announced for the brand new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, directed… Read more »


Do Something More on North Texas Giving Day!

July 24th, 2015

Do Something More on North Texas Giving Day As our 75th year comes to a close, we want to thank you for making it a memorable one. The passion our patrons bring to the Music Hall is a huge part of why we are a cornerstone arts organization in Dallas. Last year, you vocalized your… Read more »