The ‘sweet’ taste of victory! Meet Fort Worth’s Pie Queen!

The heat was on Monday night at Central Market where 30 local bakers duked it out in a  pie-baking throw-down to end all pie-baking throw-downs. Each came out of their corners swinging, touting beautiful pies made with lavender, TX Whiskey, chocolate covered walnuts, grapefruit (wha the wha?) and other neat ingredients. The stakes: a prize pack that included tickets to the hot-hot-hot Broadway show Waitress, … Continue reading The ‘sweet’ taste of victory! Meet Fort Worth’s Pie Queen!

The Band’s Visit, Harry Potter win big at 2018 Tony Awards

The quietly moving and somewhat unknown musical The Band’s Visit practically swept the 72nd Tony Awards tonight, winning ten awards and beating out several blockbusters. In addition to the coveted Best Musical trophy, The Band’s Visit – about how the lives of lonely strangers intersect in an Israeli desert town – won Tonys for direction, leading actor and actress in a musical, book, actor in a … Continue reading The Band’s Visit, Harry Potter win big at 2018 Tony Awards

New Texas Music Series Announced at Bass Hall & McDavid Studio!

Performing Arts Fort Worth, in conjunction with Visit Fort Worth and Hear Fort Worth, proudly announces a new concert series spotlighting local and regional singers and musicians. The Texas Crossroads series will kick off with a star-studded concert September 5 at Bass Performance Hall, followed by four smaller shows at McDavid Studio. The September 5 concert at Bass Hall will feature Vaden Todd Lewis of … Continue reading New Texas Music Series Announced at Bass Hall & McDavid Studio!

Love the arts? Love helping kids? Join our brand-new YOUNG PATRONS CLUB!

Performing Arts Fort Worth is proud to introduce the Young Patrons Club, a social group for young professionals like no other. In addition to exclusive amenities, members will also help make a difference in the lives of local students. Membership amenities include discounted ticket offers to select shows presented at Bass Performance Hall and McDavid Studio by Performing Arts Fort Worth (PAFW); access to members-only … Continue reading Love the arts? Love helping kids? Join our brand-new YOUNG PATRONS CLUB!

CONTEST! Enter Central Market’s Pie-Baking contest for a shot at WAITRESS tickets & Central Market gift card!

Calling all bakers! The Fort Worth location of Central Market and Bass Performance Hall are hosting a pie-baking contest in celebration of the upcoming musical Waitress, playing at Bass Hall June 19-24. Everyone is welcome to enter! Here’s how: 1. Complete the online registration form. Registration is $10 per contestant but every participant will be given a $10 Central Market gift card for entering. 2. Bring … Continue reading CONTEST! Enter Central Market’s Pie-Baking contest for a shot at WAITRESS tickets & Central Market gift card!

So. Many. Shows. Here’s a look at what we saw in New York last week!

We’re back from New York, where we saw nearly a dozen new Broadway shows, many of which we’re hoping to bring to Bass Hall in future Broadway at the Bass seasons! Here’s a look at what we caught: Frozen – Fans of the hit Disney animated film won’t be disappointed in this new stage adaption musical. Featuring the songs we all know and love from … Continue reading So. Many. Shows. Here’s a look at what we saw in New York last week!

Live…from New York, it’s Tina Fey! Plus, Lin-Manuel Miranda talks to Angels

One of the many perks of attending The Broadway League’s annual Spring Road Conference in New York is the opportunity to get a behind-the-scenes look at new Broadway shows – often from the creators and cast members themselves. The conference’s nearly 900 attendees were treated to just that on Tuesday, the conference’s official opening day, when Tina Fey and Lin-Manuel Miranda made special appearances – … Continue reading Live…from New York, it’s Tina Fey! Plus, Lin-Manuel Miranda talks to Angels