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 »


Kenneth T. Novice by Jeff Lorch

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 »


DSM HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL THEATRE AWARDS KICK OFF PARTY

February 24th, 2017

  DALLASITE AND TWO-TIME TONY AWARD® NOMINEE STARK SANDS IS NAMED RECIPIENT OF THE 2017 FULLINWIDER AWARD AT DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL THEATRE AWARDS KICK OFF PARTY 2017 Breaks All Records for Participating Schools! Seventy six schools are participating showcasing seventy six productions   Dallas, TX (February 23, 2016) – The Zodiac at… Read more »


STOMP RETURNS TO DALLAS!

January 27th, 2017

THE INTERNATIONAL PERCUSSION SENSATION RETURNS TO THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK FEBRUARY 14-19, 2017   Dallas, TX (January 16, 2016) – STOMP, the international percussion sensation, returns to Dallas after six years for a one week limited engagement at the Music Hall at Fair Park February 14-19, 2017.  From its beginnings as a street… Read more »


BERNADETTE PETERS IS NAMED AS FEATURED ENTERTAINMENT FOR DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS 2017 GALA

January 20th, 2017

MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR AN EVENING WITH TONY AWARD-WINNING ACTRESS BERNADETTE PETERS ON NOVEMBER 4, 2017 All proceeds support Dallas Summer Musicals and its Education and Community Outreach programs. Dallas, TX (January 19, 2017) – Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM), is pleased to announce Texas Instruments (TI) executives and arts philanthropists Andy Smith and Paul… Read more »


AN AMERICAN IN PARIS MAKES NORTH TEXAS DEBUT!

January 6th, 2017

  MOST AWARDED MUSICAL OF 2015 MAKES NORTH TEXAS DEBUT JANUARY 31 – FEBRUARY 12, 2017 AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK & FEBRUARY 14-19 AT BASS PERFORMANCE HALL Dallas-Fort Worth, TX (December 19, 2016) – AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, the most awarded new musical of 2015 and winner of four Tony Awards®, will… Read more »


Full Casting Announced for AN AMERICAN IN PARIS National Tour

August 12th, 2016

New York, NY – The producers of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, the most awarded new musical of 2015 and winner of four Tony Awards®, have announced the full cast for the upcoming national tour…


DSM’s Best Actor and Best Actress Make DSM History in New York City!

July 5th, 2016

Best Actor John Fredrickson from Guyer High School placed as a finalist and won a scholarship and Best Actress Kaiden Mains from Waxahachie High School won a scholarship            (July 1, 2016- Dallas, TX)    The 5th Annual Dallas Summer Musicals High School Musical Theatre Awards (DSM HSMTA) Best Actor John Fredrickson from Guyer High School… Read more »


DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS ANNOUNCES 2016/2017 BROADWAY SEASON!

June 19th, 2016

 DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS WILL PRESENT SIX NORTH TEXAS PREMIERES IN ITS TEN SHOW SEASON Season tickets are on sale now! Dallas, TX (June 19, 2016) – Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM) and Performing Arts Fort Worth (PAFW) are thrilled to announce their 2016-2017 Broadway seasons! Once again, the two performing arts groups will come together to co-present four titles,… Read more »


BULLETS OVER BROADWAY TO MAKE ITS DALLAS PREMIERE

May 27th, 2016

NATIONAL TOUR TO MAKE ITS DALLAS PREMIERE AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK JUNE 14-26 Dallas, TX (May 25, 2016) – The national tour of the new musical comedy BULLETS OVER BROADWAY, written by Woody Allen and based on the screenplay by Allen and Douglas McGrath for the 1994 film, will make its Dallas… Read more »


LOCAL 5 & 7 YEAR OLD DALLASITES CAST IN UPCOMING TOURING BROADWAY PRODUCTION

May 19th, 2016

Dallas TX (May 18, 2006) – Dallas Summer Musicals is pleased to announce that James Hayes (age 7) and Anthony Taylor (age 5) from St. Phillip’s School & Community Center have been cast as Young Coalhouse in the upcoming Dallas engagement of the 2015/2016 National Tour RAGTIME at the Music Hall at Fair Park May… Read more »


RAGTIME – National Tour To Make Its Dallas Premiere!

May 13th, 2016

  NATIONAL TOUR TO MAKE ITS DALLAS PREMIERE AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK MAY 24 – JUNE 5 Dallas, TX (May 5, 2016) – At the dawn of a new century, everything is changing…and anything is possible.  RAGTIME returns to the road in an all-new touring production that Bloomberg News hails as “explosive,… 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 »