Menopause The Musical – Meet The Cast: Linda Boston

July 23rd, 2015

Menopause The Musical – Meet The Cast: Linda Boston LINDA BOSTON (Professional Woman) – Multi-talented performer with theater, film, music credits and a long run with MTM. Her theater accomplishments include “Crowns,” “Sophisticated Ladies” and the award-winning one-woman-show “Jackie ‘Moms’ Mabley: The Naked Truth.” (www.lindaboston.com). As a singer-songwriter and requested vocalist, she’s sung before Pres…. Read more »


Menopause The Musical – Meet The Cast: Megan Cavanagh

July 22nd, 2015

Menopause The Musical – Meet The Cast: Megan Cavanagh MEGAN CAVANAGH (Earth Mother) is most recognized as Marla Hooch, from the Penny Marshall movie, A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN. Other film credits include: Mel Brooks’ ROBIN HOOD: MEN IN TIGHTS (Broomhilde) and (Essie) DRACULA: DEAD AND LOVING IT. She starred with Tim Allen and Kirstie… Read more »


Menopause The Musical – Meet The Cast: Judy Blue

July 21st, 2015

Menopause The Musical – Meet The Cast: Judy Blue Judy Blue (Soap Star) is once again delighted to be a part of this celebration of women with this incredible company. She is proud to have been a part of the Chicago company of Menopause, the Musical for over 2 years and a veteran of many… Read more »


Menopause The Musical – Meet The Cast: Teri Adams

July 20th, 2015

Menopause The Musical – Meet The Cast: Teri Adams Teri Adams (Iowa Housewife) has been with Menopause The Musical®! since 2006, where she first played IH at The American Heartland Theatre in her hometown, Kansas City, where it ran for 5 months. Since then, she has joined the MTM national touring company, and although still… Read more »


PIPPIN – Four Time Tony Award-Winning Musical Makes Its North Texas Debut! #PippinDSM

July 10th, 2015

Closing its 75th Anniversary Season, Dallas Summer Musicals in partnership with Performing Arts Fort Worth are excited to co-present the thrilling 2013 Tony® Award-winning musical PIPPIN at the Music Hall at Fair Park through July 19, 2015. The tour will then head to Fort Worth, where it will play at Bass Performance Hall July 21-26,… Read more »


Fun Facts About #PippinDSM!

July 7th, 2015

It’s OPENING NIGHT for PIPPIN, presented by Dallas Summer Musicals! In honor of the first evening of the show in Dallas, I thought I’d share some fun facts about the show before you come to see it on stage at the Music Hall NOW – July 19th! FUN FACTS ABOUT THE SHOW There are 6… Read more »


Countdown to PIPPIN with The 'Pippin' Profiles: Diane Paulus on directing without a net

July 6th, 2015

The ‘Pippin’ Profiles: Diane Paulus on directing without a net by John Moore | Aug 22, 2014 Director Diane Paulus’ mantra as an artist is to always expand the boundaries of theatre … or why bother? “As a director,” she says, “one of my biggest interests is creating a visceral experience for audiences.” Audiences will… Read more »


Countdown to PIPPIN with The 'Pippin' Profiles: Sasha Allen finds her voice in the raw art of live theatre

July 5th, 2015

The ‘Pippin’ Profiles: Sasha Allen finds her voice in the raw art of live theatre by John Moore | Sep 02, 2014 It’s not like the prospect of performing in front of nearly 3,000 people in Denver to launch the national touring production of Pippin doesn’t make Sasha Allen a little nervous. But intimidated? Hardly. “Try… Read more »


Countdown to PIPPIN with The 'Pippin' Profiles: Bob Fosse protégé Chet Walker

July 4th, 2015

The ‘Pippin’ Profiles: Bob Fosse protégé Chet Walker by John Moore | Aug 14, 2014 Bob Fosse has been gone for 27 years, but protégé Chet Walker still refers to the icon of modern dance exclusively as “Mr. Fosse.” “He deserves that respect,” Walker said. When Walker met Fosse in 1972, “I was the size… Read more »


Countdown to PIPPIN with The 'Pippin' Profiles: John Rubinstein, the first prince, is now his father

July 3rd, 2015

The ‘Pippin’ Profiles: John Rubinstein, the first prince, is now his father by John Moore | Aug 29, 2014   Stephen Schwartz talks about it like a giddy teenager. “Isn’t that the best? I mean, isn’t that the best … ever?” he asks rhetorically. The legendary composer is talking about one of those wonderfully quirky little… Read more »


Countdown to PIPPIN with The 'Pippin' Profiles: Circus Creator Gypsy Snider

July 2nd, 2015

The ‘Pippin’ Profiles: Circus Creator Gypsy Snider by John Moore | Aug 09, 2014   In Pippin the Musical, a family of circus performers defies death to tell their story with every flip, tumble and mid-air spin. The same is true of those actors performing in Pippin the Musical. And the same has been true… Read more »


Countdown to PIPPIN with The 'Pippin' Profiles: How Stephen Schwartz ran off with the circus

July 1st, 2015

The ‘Pippin’ Profiles: How Stephen Schwartz ran off with the circus by John Moore | Aug 20, 2014 Stephen Schwartz likes to joke that somewhere, “Bob Fosse is surely looking up and laughing.” He kids about the direction. But not the director. Fosse was Schwartz’s legendary collaborator on the musical Pippin, which in war-torn 1972… Read more »


The road to the 2015 National High School Musical Theatre Awards – Day 6

June 30th, 2015

Hi DSM Fans! We are back for Day 6 of the 2015 National High School Musical Theatre Awards! Yesterday was the big day for Chris and Katelyn – they got to perform on Broadway for the very first time! Unfortunately we didn’t get to see the performance here at home. Last night was the Jimmy… Read more »


The road to the 2015 National High School Musical Theatre Awards – Day 5

June 29th, 2015

Hi DSM Fans! We are back for Day 5 of the 2015 National High School Musical Theatre Awards! Yesterday, Chris and Katelyn had another very full day of rehearsal, but ended the day with their auditions for the National HSMTA Judges! Check out below what they had to say about their day! From Katelyn: Hi… Read more »


The road to the 2015 National High School Musical Theatre Awards – Day 4

June 28th, 2015

Hi DSM Fans! We are back for Day 4 of the 2015 National High School Musical Theatre Awards! Yesterday, Katelyn and Chris sent us a quick video talking about their very challenging (but rewarding) day of rigorous rehearsal. Check it out!   Chris also gave us a quick summary of the day. Here it is:… Read more »


The road to the 2015 National High School Musical Theatre Awards – Day 3

June 27th, 2015

Hi DSM Fans! We are back for Day 3 of the 2015 National High School Musical Theatre Awards! Before we give you the update on Day 3, our 2015 Best Actor Winner Chris Clark sent us his thoughts on his 2nd Day in NYC. Take a look: 6/25/15 12am Tonight we saw An American in… Read more »


The passion sizzles in DIRTY DANCING – The Classic Story On Stage at Dallas Summer Musicals! #DirtyDancingDSM

June 27th, 2015

Dallas Summer Musicals and Performing Arts Fort Worth are thrilled to co-present the globally acclaimed production of DIRTY DANCING – The Classic Story On Stage at the Music Hall at Fair Park thru July 5, 2015. The tour will then head to Fort Worth, where it will play at Bass Performance Hall July 7-12. DIRTY… Read more »


The road to the 2015 National High School Musical Theatre Awards – Blog 2

June 26th, 2015

Hi DSM Fans! We are back for round 2 of the 2015 National High School Musical Theatre Awards. This time Chris and Katelyn sent us some neat little videos they capture of their journey from day 2 in NYC. Take a look below. Here is a sneak peek of their adventures from day 3. Check… Read more »


DSM's Best Actor & Actress on the road to the 2015 National High School Musical Theatre Awards

June 25th, 2015

Hello DSM Fans! It’s that time of year when after countless hours of searching for the best of the best we get to experience the National High School Musical Theatre Awards through the eyes of our very own 2015 DSM HSMTA Best Actor (Chris Clark) and Best Actress (Katelyn Cave) as they spend a whole week… Read more »


PIPPIN – Four Time Tony® Award-Winning Musical Comes To North Texas!

June 22nd, 2015

FOUR-TIME TONY® AWARD WINNER IS COMING TO NORTH TEXAS JULY 7-19 AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK AND JULY 21-26 AT BASS PERFORMANCE HALL Dallas, TX – Experience the thrilling 2013 Tony® Award-winning musical PIPPIN – described as “An eye-popping, jaw-dropping, VISUALLY STUNNING extravaganza. THE THRILL OF THE SEASON!” by NY1. PIPPIN is back for… Read more »