Things to Know About The Revival of EVITA

April 16th, 2014

The benefits of reviving a show on Broadway is that it can be reinvented and refreshed as if it is a new story being told. Of course, with EVITA, this is not only a musical that has had it’s place in history, but it is one that is full and rich with real-life history. Here… Read more »


Evita and Agentine History

April 15th, 2014

The classic and iconic musical EVITA is on stage now thru April 27th! Are you coming to see the show? Great! Here are some historical facts for you to take a look at before you come and see the show. I love how this show is so rich in history! EVITA and ARGENTINE HISTORY BUENOS… Read more »


Spiritual Leader of the Nation: Eva ‘Evita’ Perón of Argentina

April 14th, 2014

Spiritual Leader of the Nation: Eva ‘Evita’ Perón of Argentina Officially María Eva Duarte de Perón, known as Eva Perón and affectionately nicknamed Evita, this pivotal Argentinian figure not only won her nation’s heart in her short lifetime, but also had a major impact on the country’s politics. With the revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s… Read more »


The Wizard of Oz in Dallas March 18-30!

March 24th, 2014

Originally posted on March 24, 2014 at 10:03am Updated post on April 2, 2014 at 11:15am Hello DSM fans and fellow Ozians! This is your go to post for all things THE WIZARD OF OZ! Check out our inside look into the show with behind the scenes footage! Also, check out the great interviews with… Read more »


We Will Rock You The Musical in Dallas!

March 11th, 2014

Originally posted on 3/11/14 at 4:05pm Updated on 3/14/14 at 1:05pm Hello DSM and WE WILL ROCK YOU fans! This is your go to post for all things WE WILL ROCK YOU! Check out our inside look into the show with behind the scenes footage! Also, check out the great interviews with the cast, reviews… Read more »


We Will Rock You’s creators talk about the show

March 6th, 2014

We Will Rock You’s creators talk about the show By Jeff Lunden  Long before We Will Rock You, the rock theatrical featuring the songs of the super group Queen, became an enormous hit in London and throughout the world, it was simply an idea tossed out by an Academy Award-winning actor.  More than a dozen… Read more »


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 »


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 »


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 »


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 »


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 »


Dallas Loves THE LION KING!

October 11th, 2013

Well, it’s not shocking, but Dallas is in love with Disney’s THE LION KING! Be it nostalgia, the costumes, or even the Hamlet-like story, THE LION KING has proven to be a hit in what ever city they visit! And I’ll be honest, I’m right there with all of you – I love this show…. Read more »


Behind the Scenes at THE LION KING!

October 5th, 2013

THE LION KING was one of my first real musical theater experiences. I think that this show connects to everyone on a very personal level, and it’s one that you will never forget. From the costumes to the set pieces to the music, this show is truly and unforgettable and breathtaking experience. Because of the… Read more »


Win Sister Act Tickets by Watching the Tonys!

June 7th, 2013

Well, it’s Tony Awards time! This Sunday at 7pm our time, we get to see the awards show us Broadway fans wait for all year long! AND we want to reward you for watching too! On Twitter during one of the commercial breaks, use our hash tag #SisterActDSM and let us know you saw the… Read more »


"How Whoopi Got the Habit" By Matt Wolf

June 4th, 2013

How Whoopi Got the Habit by Matt Wolf One simple gesture said it all: there it was, August, 2010, and Whoopi Goldberg had walked on stage for the press performance of her limited run as the Mother Superior in Sister Act, as a capacity crowd at the London Palladium cheered and hollered in a most… Read more »


"Bless Thy (Philly) Soul" by Douglas Carter Beane

May 29th, 2013

Bless Thy (Philly) Soul By Douglas Carter Beane So I am at a very la‐di‐da cocktail party and the topic of conversation finds itself landing on Machiavelli commissioning both Leonardo Di Vinci and Michelangelo to do paintings on a wall. The “oohing” and “aahing” soon gives way to the “can you imagine being on earth… Read more »


Article – Bullybust partners with ‘Wicked’ to teach kids to be upstanders

April 12th, 2013

“Bullybust partners with ‘Wicked’ to teach kids to be up-standers” by Nancy Churnin from The Dallas Morning News The moment in Wicked that makes Darlene Faster’s arms tingle is not “Defying Gravity,” when Elphaba, the green-faced witch, rises up in the air to fulfill her destiny. It’s an earlier, quieter one when Glinda, suddenly ashamed… Read more »


An Interview with DSM Academy Creative Team

April 2nd, 2013

Eldridge Publishing Interviews the Dallas team of Kevin Cook and Denis Kashoid By Nancy Vorhis President of Eldridge Publishing Many of Eldridge’s most popular playwrights and composers live and work in the great state of Texas. Often they are fixtures in their local community and school theatres, and you’ve probably enjoyed their work, either in… Read more »