WICKED Completes Successful 5-Week Run, Defies Gravity in Dallas Once Again

September 8th, 2021

  WICKED DEFIES GRAVITY IN DALLAS ONCE AGAIN  FIRST BROADWAY TOUR TO RESUME PERFORMANCES FOLLOWING PANDEMIC SHUTDOWN COMPLETES SUCCESSFUL 5-WEEK RUN, PROVIDING EMPLOYMENT TO MORE THAN 230 LOCALS Dallas, TX (September 8, 2021) – The Broadway sensation WICKED, the first Broadway tour in the U.S. to resume performances following the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown, flew out… Read more »


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DSM NEWS | AUGUST 2021

August 30th, 2021

Dear Friends, Tonight marks the beginning of the final week of our ground-breaking 5-week engagement of Wicked. When Wicked began on August 3rd, we were the very first Broadway show to reopen in North America since the pandemic struck in March 2020. I am proud to say that the run, thus far, has been smooth… Read more »


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Caroline McNeel and Melissa Smrekar Join Dallas Summer Musicals as Major Gift Officers

August 13th, 2021

CAROLINE MCNEEL AND MELISSA SMREKAR JOIN DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS AS MAJOR GIFT OFFICERS   Dallas, TX (August 12, 2021) – Dallas Summer Musicals (DSM) is pleased to announce Caroline McNeel as its new Major Gift Officer for Individual Giving and Melissa Smrekar as its new Major Gift Officer for Institutional Giving. McNeel and Smrekar are both experienced… Read more »


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DSM NEWS | JUNE 2021

June 29th, 2021

Dear Friends, Eight days ago, on June 20, DSM hosted a concert by R&B artist Raheem DeVaughn, the first show in the 96-year-old Music Hall since the pandemic shut us down on March 13, 2020. I was moved beyond words to see our beloved Music Hall occupied by more than 1,800 real, live human beings… Read more »


DSM ANNOUNCES HAMILTON ON SALE FRIDAY, JULY 2

June 28th, 2021

PUBLIC ON SALE FRIDAY, JULY 2SIGN UP FOR DSM eNOTES BY MIDNIGHT JUNE 29 FOR PRIORITY ACCESS  PERFORMANCES NOVEMBER 16 – DECEMBER 5, 2021MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK   Dallas, TX (June 28, 2021) – Producer Jeffery Seller, Dallas Summer Musicals (DSM), and Broadway Across America (BAA) announced today that single tickets for HAMILTON will… Read more »


Dallas ISD & DSM Collaborate on “Lift Every Voice and Sing” Dance Video Project

June 18th, 2021

DALLAS ISD AND DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS ANNOUNCE COLLABORATIVE“LIFT EVERY VOICE AND SING” DANCE VIDEO PROJECT   Dallas, TX (June 18, 2021) – Dallas Summer Musicals (DSM) and Dallas Independent School District (Dallas ISD) today announced the release of the “Lift Every Voice and Sing” Dance Video Project starring Dallas ISD students and their teachers in… Read more »


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Winners Announced at 10th Annual DSM High School Musical Theatre Awards

June 14th, 2021

  WINNERS ANNOUNCED AND $55,000 IN SCHOLARSHIPS PRESENTED IN A VIRTUAL CEREMONY OF THE 10TH ANNUAL DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL THEATRE AWARDS   Dallas, TX (June 14, 2021) – North Texas high school students, teachers, and their theater departments were celebrated in a virtual ceremony of the 10th Annual Dallas Summer Musicals High… Read more »


DSM Announces 2021 Gala – An Evening with the Best of Broadway Featuring HAMILTON

May 11th, 2021

DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS ANNOUNCES 2021 GALA AN EVENING WITH THE BEST OF BROADWAY FEATURING A FULL PERFORMANCE OF HAMILTON  GALA TABLES AND SPONSORSHIPS ON SALE NOW   Dallas, TX (May 11, 2021) – Dallas Summer Musicals (DSM) is thrilled to announce the DSM 2021 Gala, An Evening with the Best of Broadway, including tickets to… Read more »


WICKED to Open Germania Insurance Broadway Series Presented by DSM Aug. 3 – Sep. 5 | Tickets On Sale May 21

May 4th, 2021

WICKED TO OPEN GERMANIA INSURANCE BROADWAY SERIES PRESENTED BY DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS AUGUST 3 – SEPTEMBER 5 AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK WICKED WILL BE THE FIRST BROADWAY TOUR IN THE U.S. TO RESUME PERFORMANCES SINCE THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC SHUTDOWN BEGAN *          *          * TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, MAY 21     BY… Read more »


DISNEY PRINCESS – THE CONCERT U.S. TOUR COMES TO DALLAS FEBRUARY 5, 2022

May 3rd, 2021

DISNEY PRINCESS – THE CONCERT U.S. TOUR COMES TO DALLAS FEBRUARY 5, 2022  TICKETS GO ON SALE FRIDAY, MAY 7   Dallas, TX (May 3, 2021) – Disney Concerts presents Disney Princess — The Concert, a nationwide tour kicking off November 1, 2021 at the City Auditorium in Macon, GA. “Be our guest” as an all-star quartet… Read more »


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NOMINEES ANNOUNCED FOR THE 10TH ANNUAL DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL THEATRE AWARDS

May 3rd, 2021

NOMINEES ANNOUNCED FOR THE 10TH ANNUAL DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL THEATRE AWARDS   Dallas, TX (May 3, 2021) – Dallas Summer Musicals (DSM) is pleased to announce the 2021 nominees for the 10th Annual DSM High School Musical Theatre Awards (HSMTA). The awards ceremony will be presented as a virtual livestream through DSM’s… Read more »


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PRODUCTION TEAM & FULLINWIDER AWARD RECIPIENT ANNOUNCED FOR THE 10TH ANNUAL DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL THEATRE AWARDS

April 8th, 2021

PRODUCTION TEAM & FULLINWIDER AWARD RECIPIENT ANNOUNCED FOR THE 10TH ANNUAL DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL THEATRE AWARDS   Dallas, TX (April 8, 2021) – Dallas Summer Musicals (DSM) is pleased to announce the production team for the 10th Annual DSM High School Musical Theatre Awards (HSMTA) will feature Joel Ferrell as Director/Choreographer, Cherish… Read more »


DSM ANNOUNCES VIRTUAL FUN RUN & STEP CHALLENGE “BOLT TO BROADWAY AND BACK” | MAY 8-31

April 5th, 2021

DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS ANNOUNCES VIRTUAL FUN RUN AND STEP CHALLENGE “BOLT TO BROADWAY AND BACK” TO SUPPORT GIVE A KID A SEAT FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN GRAND PRIZE INCLUDES TRIP TO NEW YORK CITY REGISTRATION IS OPEN NOW   Dallas, TX (April 5, 2021) – Dallas Summer Musicals (DSM), today announced the organization’s first-ever virtual fun run… Read more »


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DSM NEWS | MARCH 2021

March 30th, 2021

Dear Friends, 525,600 minutes. As all of you RENT fans out there know, that’s how you measure a year. Can you believe it’s been a year since we were forced to shut-down by the Covid-19 pandemic? (Technically, it’s been a year and 17 days – so that’s 550,080 minutes if you are keeping score at home)…. Read more »


2021 DSM SHEROES

March 24th, 2021

SHEro is a woman who exemplifies the values of dedication, justice, collaboration, and allyship to the Dallas community. The DSM SHEroes program acknowledges that a city that thrives socially and economically also thrives artistically, and honors the impact that ten outstanding women have had on all sectors of Dallas. Meet the 2021 cohort of DSM… Read more »


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DSM NEWS | FEBRUARY 2021

February 2nd, 2021

Dear Friends, I have recently been thinking quite a bit about leadership—the various forms it takes and the ways it benefits DSM. As you probably know, we just announced our revamped Broadway line-up and welcomed Brenham-based Germania Insurance as our new Broadway Series title sponsor. In the best of times, corporate sponsorships like these are… Read more »


DSM ANNOUNCES REVISED BROADWAY SEASON & SERIES SPONSOR GERMANIA INSURANCE

January 22nd, 2021

DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS ANNOUNCES REVISED BROADWAY SEASON INCLUDING HAMILTON ENGAGEMENT DATES AND INTRODUCES NEW SERIES SPONSOR: GERMANIA INSURANCE Season Option: WICKED August 4 – September 5, 2021 ž Music Hall at Fair Park JERSEY BOYS October 19-31, 2021 ž Music Hall at Fair Park Make it a Seven-Show Package: HAMILTON November 16 – December 5,… Read more »


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DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS ANNOUNCES NEW MEMBERS OF BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND ADVISORY BOARD

January 8th, 2021

    DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS ANNOUNCES NEW MEMBERS OF BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND ADVISORY BOARD   Dallas, TX (January 8, 2021) – Dallas Summer Musicals (DSM) is pleased to announce the appointment of six new members to its Board of Directors and four new members to its Advisory Board, effective January 2021. The newly elected… Read more »


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DSM FURTHERS EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP INITIATIVES IN 2020

December 10th, 2020

DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS FURTHERS EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP INITIATIVES IN 2020   DALLAS, TX (Dec. 10, 2020) – Although the Music Hall at Fair Park remained dark for most of 2020, Dallas Summer Musicals (DSM) continued to deliver the spirit of Broadway to the community through various education and community partnership programs such as DSM… Read more »


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DSM NEWS | NOVEMBER 2020

November 19th, 2020

Dear Friends, Thanksgiving is next week, and I am filled with gratitude. Despite the fact that we remain in the grasp of a global pandemic that has essentially shut down DSM’s core business, I can’t help but feel thankful for the abundance of good in my life. I am grateful to the DSM staff who… Read more »