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 »


WICKED – BROADWAY’S BIGGEST BLOCKBUSTER RETURNS TO NORTH TEXAS!

April 8th, 2016

BY STEPHEN SCHWARTZ AND WINNIE HOLZMAN BASED ON THE NOVEL BY GREGORY MAGUIRE BROADWAY’S BIGGEST BLOCKBUSTER RETURNS TO DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS  APRIL 20 – MAY 22 AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK *        *        * TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE Dallas, TX (April 4, 2016) – Broadway’s biggest blockbuster and Dallas’s most popular musical, will return to The… Read more »


Dallas Summer Musicals Curtain Call Kicks-Off at Bistro 31

March 18th, 2016

Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 16, 2016 at the Music Hall at Fair Park (October 29, 2015 – Dallas, TX)   Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM) Curtain Call kicked-off its 2016 gala Cirque du Musicale on October 26th at a soirée hosted by Bistro 31 in Highland Park Village. Gala chairs Suzanne and David Palmlund… Read more »


Dallas Summer Musicals Community Performance is Sold Out!

March 2nd, 2016

First community performance will reach over 3,400 families and children from 43 nonprofit organizations and DISD schools   Dallas, TX – Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM) announces its new investment in creating public access to the performing arts, the DSM Community Performance, has sold out! Engaging families and children from 38 nonprofit organizations and 5… Read more »


DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS WELCOMES NEW BOARD LEADERSHIP NAMING TED MUNSELLE CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD FOR ITS 76TH SEASON

January 20th, 2016

Dallas, TX (January 20, 2016) – Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM), the largest producer of live theatrical entertainment in North Texas, has named Ted Munselle, a business executive and civic leader, Chairman of the DSM Board of Directors for 2016. Munselle’s love for musical theatre started early and was solidified in 1978, when he married… Read more »


John R. Clutts Chairs the 5th Annual DSM High School Musical Theatre Awards!

October 22nd, 2015

John R. Clutts Chairs The 5th Annual Dallas Summer Musicals High School Musical Theatre Awards Mark your calendars for the Awards Show on Thursday, April 14, 2016 (Dallas, TX –August 28, 2015) Michael A. Jenkins, President and Managing Director, Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM), announced long-time supporter and DSM Board member John R. Clutts has… Read more »


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 »


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 »


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 »


DIRTY DANCING – The Classic Story On Stage Comes to North Texas!

June 11th, 2015

IS COMING TO NORTH TEXAS JUNE 23 – JULY 5 AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK AND JULY 7-12 AT BASS PERFORMANCE HALL Dallas, TX – DIRTY DANCING – The Classic Story On Stage, comes to life at the Music Hall at Fair Park for a limited engagement from June 23 – July 5,… Read more »


RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA COMES TO NORTH TEXAS!

May 18th, 2015

THE 2013 TONY® AWARD-WINNING BROADWAY MUSICAL IS COMING TO NORTH TEXAS JUNE 9-21 AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK AND JUNE 23-28 AT BASS PERFORMANCE HALL Dallas, TX – RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN’S CINDERELLA, the 2013 Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical from the creators of SOUTH PACIFIC and THE SOUND OF MUSIC, will play at the… Read more »


Nancy Natinsky Chairs 4th Annual DSM High School Musical Theatre Awards

March 23rd, 2015

Nancy Natinsky Chairs 4th Annual Dallas Summer Musicals High School Musical Theatre Awards Finalists announced Monday, March 30 | Awards Show Wednesday, April 29 (Dallas, TX – March 6, 2015) Michael A. Jenkins, President and Managing Director, Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM) announced long-time supporter and DSM Board Vice-President Community Relations Co-Chair Nancy Natinsky has… Read more »


The Illusionists, Direct from Broadway, Comes to Dallas!

March 22nd, 2015

PRESENTED BY DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS COMES TO THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK APRIL 7-19, 2015 Blockbuster Theatrical Show has Dazzled Audiences around the World Dallas, TX (March 20, 2015) – THE ILLUSIONISTS – WITNESS THE IMPOSSIBLE™ the world’s best-selling touring magic show, will play at the Music Hall at Fair Park in Dallas, TX… Read more »


Dorsey Baskin Named Chairman of the Board for 2015

March 18th, 2015

Dallas Business Executive and Civic Leader Dorsey Baskin Named Chairman of the Board of Dallas Summer Musicals Dallas, TX… Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM), the largest producer of live theatrical entertainment in the Southwest, has named Dorsey Baskin, a global accounting firm executive and civic leader, Chairman of the DSM Board of Directors for 2015…. Read more »


The King and I Opens Friday at the Music Hall!

March 16th, 2015

A NEW MUSICAL PRODUCTION BY DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS IS COMING TO THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK MARCH 20 – APRIL 5 Rachel York Starring In Dallas, TX (March 9, 2015) – Based on the 1944 novel Anna and the King of Siam and hit classic Broadway musical, Rodgers & Hammerstein’s THE KING AND I… Read more »


Auditions THIS Saturday – DSM Academy's Industry Showcase

March 12th, 2015

Dallas Summer Musicals Academy Announces Auditions for the Academy Industry Showcase The DSM Academy of Performing Arts is pleased to announce auditions for an opportunity to be selected for the Academy Industry Showcase. As the Academy expands its relationship with the premiere Industry professionals in the Metroplex, we will find the most “industry ready” actors… Read more »