Announcing the Cast of the North American Tour of SISTER ACT!

September 6th, 2012

NORTH AMERICAN TOUR LAUNCHES IN TORONTO PERFORMANCES BEGIN OCTOBER 2, 2012 Producers Whoopi Goldberg, Stage Entertainment and Troika Entertainment announce casting for the North American Tour of five-time Tony Award® nominated musical SISTER ACT.  Called “In a word, DIVINE!”by the Associated Press, SISTER ACT kicks off on October 2, 2012 at Toronto’s Ed Mirvish Theatre…. Read more »

Wednesday Addams' Contest – Week 1!

September 5th, 2012

Hello DSM Fans! Starting today, every Wednesday this month will be in honor of Wednesday Addams getting married! In celebration of this joyous (and kooky) event, we will be doing contests, giveaways, and/or exclusive discounts right here on our blog! Be sure to subscribe to the blog to make sure you don’t miss anything! (To… Read more »

Official Press Release – DSM Announces the 2013 Season!

August 29th, 2012

DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS ANNOUNCES 2013 SEASON OF THE BEST OF BROADWAY AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM) has announced their 73rd season of shows, with seven touring Broadway productions coming to the Music Hall at Fair Park.  DSM has been entertaining North Texas audiences with the finest in professional… Read more »

Now Announcing the 2013 DSM Season!

August 27th, 2012

Dallas Summer Musicals is pleased to announce our 73rd Season! Let the 2013 Season at Dallas Summer Musicals be Your Passport to Broadway as we take you on a journey! 2013 Season Tickets are ON SALE NOW! Join us for the season and enjoy the best Broadway shows, in the best seats, at the best… Read more »

Congratulations to the Winners for the 2013 Season Announcement!

August 25th, 2012

Thank you to everyone who participated in our contest to attend the 2013 Season Announcement Event on August 27th at 6pm! I loved hearing what you said about DSM – be looking for another blog post soon to see what everyone said about why they love DSM. Without further ado, we are pleased to announce… Read more »

FROM THE BACK ROW: Music Hall Photo Session

August 15th, 2012

Hey DSM Fans! I took a little stroll around the Music Hall at Fair Park and I snapped some pics just for you guys!  Here are a few photos of the Music Hall’s beautiful scenery and exclusive Broadway memorabilia. Next time you’re here, be sure to take a closer look at these unique features! [slideshow] -DSM Haley

CATCH ME IF YOU CAN – National Tour Cast Announced!

August 14th, 2012

CATCH ME IF YOU CAN ANNOUNCES NATIONAL TOUR CAST Troika Entertainment, LLC is pleased to announce initial casting for the CATCH ME IF YOU CAN national tour, which officially kicks off at the Providence Performing Arts Center in Providence, RI on October 7. CATCH ME IF YOU CAN will be in Dallas February 12-24, 2013… Read more »


August 7th, 2012

When the Cathy Rigby is PETER PAN tour stopped in Dallas, Haley and I had the distinct privilege to sit down with actor Brent Barrett who plays the mischievous Captain Hook. He not only gave us all the details on the show but on the iconic character as well. Needless to say it was quite… Read more »

FROM THE BACK ROW: Haley's Hall History

August 6th, 2012

Hey DSM Fans! As I have said before,  it’s time to wipe the dust off of our star-studded past and bring it out into the spotlight!  I’ve lived in the Dallas/Fort Worth area my whole life and I never knew about the rich history behind The Music Hall at Fair Park and Dallas Summer Musicals, so I thought the DSM fans might… Read more »

FROM THE BACK ROW: A Minute With Michael

July 27th, 2012

Hey DSM Fans! I sat down to chat with Dallas Summer Musicals’ President and Managing Director, THE Michael Jenkins.  I love talking to Michael because he has SO MANY wonderful stories, and I get to pick his brain about The Music Hall, DSM and Broadway in general.  There is a lot of information about him… Read more »

FROM THE BACK ROW: Emily Emmett's NYC Experience

July 24th, 2012

Hey DSM Fans! DSM’s High School Musical Theatre Award-winning Best Actress Emily Emmett just got back from competing on Broadway at the 2012 Jimmy™ Awards in New York City! Watch as she tells us all about it: [youtube]   -DSM Haley & Luke

WFAA To Broadcast DSM High School Musical Theatre Awards on July 28th!

July 23rd, 2012

WFAA-TV TO BROADCAST DALLAS SUMMER MUSICALS HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL THEATER AWARDS SPECIAL ON JULY 28 1-Hour Local Program Features Performances From Among the 30 Participating North Texas High School Theater Arts Programs Thursday, July 19, 2012…Dallas, Texas…The judges made their decisions, and the results are in! Now it is time to relive an evening of… Read more »

FROM THE BACK ROW: The Darling Children

July 18th, 2012

Hey DSM Fans! We’re in our second week of Cathy Rigby is PETER PAN and we’re loving every second!  The show is spectacular.  And we know it’s spectacular because children are sitting completely still and adults are proclaiming their belief in fairies!  It’s the epitome of fun for the whole family. We were so excited… Read more »


July 13th, 2012

Hey DSM Fans, Cathy Rigby is PETER PAN has really soared into new heights here in Dallas. Here are some of the outstanding reviews that this timeless and magical show has received. “Cathy Rigby still flying high in Dallas Summer Musicals’ ‘Peter Pan’”  -Lawson Taitte, The Dallas Morning News               “For full review, click here.”  “This… Read more »

FROM THE BACK ROW: She's Flying!

July 13th, 2012

Hey DSM Fans! Yesterday, Luke and I were given the chance to take part in PETER PAN media day here at the Music Hall at Fair Park!   We got to interview cast members and watch as Cathy Rigby gave flying lessons to a few lucky people, including our very own: Michael Jenkins.   We found out… Read more »


July 10th, 2012

Hey DSM Fans! Yesterday Cathy Rigby as PETER PAN officially landed in Dallas and we are so excited for everyone to get to the Music Hall at Fair Park to see this magical show. As the tour trucks arrived, the crew went straight to work on unloading the props. Haley and I could not resist… Read more »


July 9th, 2012

Hey DSM FANS, I hope everyone had an awesome 4th of July and getting excited about Cathy Rigby starring as PETER PAN opening tomorrow night here at the Music Hall at Fair Park. This past Wednesday I was able to participate in The Park Cities 4th of July Parade presented by The Rotary Club. It… Read more »

Dallas Summer Musicals presents CATHY RIGBY IS PETER PAN Generously Supported by the Jean Baptiste “Tad” Adoue III Fund of The Dallas Foundation

July 9th, 2012

DSM Special Events and Community Outreach Media Contact: Sharon Adams ACPR 972.773.9289 DSM Contact: Melissa Ogden Director of Development 214-413-3961   (Dallas, TX – July 9, 2012)  Michael A. Jenkins, President and Managing Director, Dallas Summer Musicals (DSM) announces The Dallas Foundation has given a generous donation to DSM in support of CATHY… Read more »

FROM THE BACK ROW: Dungeon Diaries

June 27th, 2012

Hey DSM Fans! There are so many great things about working at Dallas Summer Musicals.  One of our favorites is the opportunity to explore the Music Hall at Fair Park, especially… The Dungeon.  It’s like a giant time capsule, preserving DSM’s extraordinary past.  We snapped a few pictures and created a slide show just for… Read more »