WICKED – Broadway’s Biggest Blockbuster Returns To North Texas and Dallas Loves It!!!

May 9th, 2016

Back by “popular” demand, Dallas Summer Musicals is thrilled to present its 5th and longest engagement of the cultural phenomenon, WICKED at the Music Hall at Fair Park April 20 – May 22, 2016. Winner of over 100 international awards, including a Grammy and three Tony Awards, WICKED continues to break box office records across… Read more »


DSM Chair issues second statement on Jenkins

May 2nd, 2016

DSM Chair issues second statement on Jenkins Board Chair Munselle says forensic examination of financials led to decision (DALLAS, May 2, 2016)–Ted Munselle, the volunteer chairman of Dallas Summer Musicals, today released a further statement regarding leadership changes at the organization. Earlier today, DSM confirmed that Michael Jenkins is no longer the president and managing… Read more »


Dallas Summer Musicals to Chart New Course

May 2nd, 2016

Dallas Summer Musicals to Chart New Course  Veteran Arts Administrator David Hyslop named Interim Managing Director   (DALLAS, May 2, 2016) – The Dallas Summer Musicals announced today the beginning of “a new generation” of leadership at DSM, the non-profit institution that has delivered Broadway musical theater to North Texas for 76 years. David Hyslop,… Read more »


Your 2015 DSM Holiday Gift Guide is Here!

November 25th, 2015

It’s that time of year again – gift buying season is here! Sometimes the task can be a bit daunting, but we’ve got your current (and soon-to-be) Broadway fans covered! Check out Dallas Summer Musicals’ Holiday Gift Guide for some ideas and inspiration! Choose Your Own Packages are perfect if you want to see multiple… 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 »


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 »


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 »


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 »


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 »


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 »


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 »


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 »