Hard to believe but the holidays are just around the corner! Make that “Hall-A-Days.” Performing Arts Fort Worth is helping you ring in the season with several yuletide events at Bass Performance Hall, from our annual Deck the Hall shopping extravaganza to a brand-new Breakfast with Santa event to loads of holiday concerts. Here’s what’s happening: Deck the Hall Every holiday season, our Grand Lobby … Continue reading Spend Your Hall-A-Days at Bass Hall!
Texas singer-songwriter and heckuva guitarist Monte Montgomery returns to our McDavid Studio on Oct. 24 for an intimate evening of guitar-fueled music. If you’re unfamiliar with this guitar wizard, read on. These are the five things to know about the Austin-based musician. His roots: Montgomery was born in Alabama, then moved to San Antonio when he was a teenager. He eventually moved a few miles … Continue reading Who is Monte Montgomery? Just one of the best guitarists ever, that’s who
Jason Wise, Performing Arts Fort Worth’s Vice President of Programming and Engagement Management, recently took a trip to New York to catch a few new Broadway shows and talk shop with Broadway show agents. Here’s his report from the city that never sleeps. Every year, Performing Arts Fort Worth staffers take multiple trips to New York to catch the latest and greatest shows on Broadway. … Continue reading Moulin Rogue: A Soaring Spectacle
Three years ago, Derrick Davis stepped into the role of a lifetime, portraying the iconic lead character in the national tour of The Phantom of the Opera. His first steps as The Angel of Music were taken right here in Fort Worth, at Bass Performance Hall. “This is where my journey with the Phantom began,” Davis recently told us. “It’s one of the strongest, most … Continue reading Derrick Davis is the man behind the most famous mask in the world
Presented by Performing Arts Fort Worth, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA – one of the greatest Broadway shows ever – runs through October 5 at Bass Performance Hall. Here are the six things you need to know: Phantastic Drinks: We’re offering a pair of special Phantom of the Opera-themed drinks: The Martini of the Night, made with Svedka vodka, Blavod Black vodka, raspberry liqueur and lemonade, … Continue reading The 6 things to know about THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA at Bass Performance Hall
Twenty one years ago, The Phantom of the Opera made its first visit to Bass Hall. With it came the show’s famously volatile chandelier, manically swaying, spitting fog and, finally, crash landing mere inches away from the audience. The new production of The Phantom, coming to Bass Hall later this month, features an all-new Chandelier. Read on to meet the temperamental star of this legendary … Continue reading The Chandelier shakes, rattles and explodes at Bass Hall Sept. 24-Oct. 5
What a fantastic and inspiring week! Hundreds of local students recently poured into Bass Performance Hall for our annual Children’s Education Program Summer Camps. More than 200 middle schoolers participated in our Choral Camp, in which students sharpened their skills with week-long training exercises that culminated with a performance on the Bass Hall stage. Meanwhile, more than 200 local high school students participated in band … Continue reading Bass Hall Summer Camp is Music to the Ears of Local Students