The Continuing Evolution of WE WILL ROCK YOU!

March 5th, 2014

The Continuing Evolution of We Will Rock You By Ben Elton Way back in the year 2000, I got the chance to write the book for a musical based around Queens greatest hits. Queen had a terrific sense of humour and also quite a futuristic vibe (Flash! Ah ah!). Also, a kind of legendary feel,… Read more »


The Wizard of Oz Comes to Dallas March 18-30!

March 3rd, 2014

Presented by Dallas Summer Musicals Music Hall at Fair Park March 18-30, 2014  Dallas, TX….Dallas Summer Musicals is delighted to announce that the first North American tour of the new stage adaptation of THE WIZARD OF OZ will play March 18-30 at the Music Hall at Fair Park. Single tickets are priced from $20-$90, on… Read more »


We Will Rock You Comes to Dallas March 4-16!

February 24th, 2014

BOHEMIANS, REJOICE! QUEEN AND BEN ELTON’S WE WILL ROCK YOU RECEIVED AN UPGRADE FOR NORTH AMERICAN TOUR WITH MORE LAUGHS, MORE TECHNOLOGY, AND MORE QUEEN SONGS TO LOVE… COMING TO DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS MARCH 4-16 AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK                                                                                                                                           DALLAS, TEXAS…The worldwide smash hit ‘rock theatrical,’ Queen and Ben Elton’s We… Read more »


Disney's The Little Mermaid at the Music Hall Now Thru March 2!

February 21st, 2014

Originally posted on 2/21/14 at 8:30am Updated post on 2/28/14 at 9:45am Hello DSM and The Little Mermaid fans! This is your go to post for all things The Little Mermaid! Check out our inside look into the show with behind the scenes footage! Also, check out the great interviews with the cast, reviews from… Read more »


Rick Rogers named Chairman of the Board of DSM

February 3rd, 2014

DALLAS BUSINESS EXECUTIVE AND CIVIC LEADER RICK ROGERS 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 Richard L. (Rick) Rogers, a banking executive and civic leader, Chairman of the DSM Board of Directors for 2014. … Read more »


Disney's The Little Mermaid Coming to Dallas Feb. 13-March 2!

February 2nd, 2014

This post has been updated on 2-6-14 at 10:00am. Dallas, TX…Based on the Disney animated film and hit Broadway musical, Disney’s THE LITTLE MERMAID is making its North Texas debut at the Music Hall at Fair Park, produced by Michael A. Jenkins and Dallas Summer Musicals. The new production features a revamped script, additional songs,… Read more »


DSM Hear Us Now – T-Loop Technology

January 19th, 2014

DSM Hear Us Now!™ Dallas Summer Musicals Launches T-Loop Technology at the Music Hall at Fair Park! DSM is the first entertainment venue in Dallas to implement this exciting hearing assist system.           (December 16, 2013 – Dallas, TX)  Dallas Summer Musicals (DSM) is the first live entertainment venue in Dallas to implement T Loop… Read more »


Ghost The Musical's Illusionist – An Interview with Paul Kieve

January 15th, 2014

An Interview with Paul Kieve, Ghost The Musical’s Illusionist After seeing Ghost The Musical on Broadway, the renowned illusionist David Copperfield tweeted, “It’s rare for me to experience wonder, but my friend Paul Kieve gave me that experience for an illusion he created.” Copperfield also thanked Kieve, telling him it was a long time since… Read more »


Last Day Tomorrow – DALLAS PERFORMING ARTS SAMPLER SERIES (DPASS)

January 14th, 2014

Sample 3 to 7 Shows From Dallas’ Finest Performing Arts Institutions Mayor Mike Rawlings joined with seven of the city’s finest performing arts institutions to announce a diverse package of performances that give people a taste of the performing arts. DPASS, Dallas Performing Arts Sampler Series, encourages people to sample from Broadway, theatre, opera, music… Read more »


Ghost The Musical – From Screen to Stage; The Creative Process

January 9th, 2014

The Creative Process When Bruce Joel Rubin, the Academy Award-winning screenwriter of Ghost, was first approached about writing a musical based on his beloved film, his answer was no. “I couldn’t see an upside to it,” he says. “The film had a life, a reputation.”             But a meeting with the producers a couple of… Read more »


Ghost The Musical is Coming To Dallas Jan. 28-Feb. 9!

January 8th, 2014

THE FIRST U.S. NATIONAL TOUR OF IS COMING TO DALLAS OPENING JANUARY 28, 2014 AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK! Dallas, TX…The supernatural power of love is taking Dallas by storm as the new Broadway and West End musical Ghost The Musical, adapted from the Academy Award-winning film, opens at the Music Hall at Fair… Read more »


Dallas Loves Irving Berlin's WHITE CHRISTMAS!

December 23rd, 2013

Maybe it’s the Christmas Spirit, nostalgia, or just pure entertainment, but WHITE CHRISTMAS is a HUGE hit here in Dallas! I wanted to share with you a few of the reviews we’ve received from DFW locals, a couple of TV performances, and our Red Carpet Interviews video from Opening Night, 12/17! Check out the links/video… Read more »


UPDATED: Your Broadway Gift Guide for the Holiday Season!

December 16th, 2013

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! Season Tickets – LAST CHANCE! See 8 shows for as low as… Read more »


Your Broadway Gift Guide for the Holiday Season!

November 26th, 2013

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! Season Tickets are on sale now! See 8 shows for as low… Read more »


Just Announced! We are hiring!

November 25th, 2013

Dallas Summer Musicals is currently hiring for the following position: Ticket Services Associate About The Position: The Dallas Summer Musicals’ Box Office provides an excellent opportunity to play a starring role in bringing The Best of Broadway to Dallas. Ticket Services Associates are responsible for providing outstanding sales and customer service to all DSM patrons. Position… Read more »


Day Five: Broadway League/ATPAM Diversity Initiative

October 20th, 2013

Well, this is it! I finished my last day on the internship and am so grateful for everything I’ve learned. It’s been a busy week, but so worth it. Thanks to all who helped make this internship possible, especially The Broadway League and ATPAM. -DSM Erika


Day Four: Broadway League/ATPAM Diversity Initiative

October 19th, 2013

Tonight I worked with the Company Manager, Fred, again. Emily was out of the office, so Fred had double the work load. He’s a great multi-tasker and was able to answer all of my questions while he worked. The show is leaving Texas tomorrow and heading to Tempe, Arizona. This meant a lot of visits… Read more »


Day Three: Broadway League/ATPAM Diversity Initiative

October 18th, 2013

Another loooong but rewarding day! It all started with the annual Road Market Forum with The Broadway League. As an intern for the League, I was invited to attend. It was a day filled with power points and new faces. I learned about geo fencing, the correct way to email advertise, and heard several big… Read more »


Day Two: Broadway League/ATPAM Diversity Initiative

October 18th, 2013

This was a day FULL of interviews. I shadowed Gregory Hanoian who is the publicist for this tour of Disney’s THE LION KING. He had flown out a TV personality to shoot some material for THE LION KING’S upcoming shows in Arizona. With my background in Communications, the job of a publicist is very appealing… Read more »


Day One: Broadway League/ATPAM Diversity Initiative

October 16th, 2013

Yesterday I had my first day on the “job” while shadowing the company manager and assistant manager of Disney’s THE LION KING. Fred Hemminger, the company manager of the show, said his job is very similar to HR. He takes care of things outside the performances including, housing for cast and crew, flight plans, payroll,… Read more »