U.S. NATIONAL TOUR OF THE SMASH HIT WEST END MUSICAL MAKES NORTH TEXAS DEBUT JULY 18-30, 2017 AT THE MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK AUGUST 1-6, 2017 AT BASS PERFORMANCE HALL GRAMMY® AWARD NOMINEE AND R&B SUPERSTAR DEBORAH COX TO STAR Dallas Summer Musicals and Performing Arts Fort Worth are thrilled to announce a co-presentation of the first U.S. national tour hit musical THE BODYGUARD, … Continue reading THE BODYGUARD makes North Texas debut this summer!
Due to popular demand, student rush for Matilda the Musical has been extended to two more performances. Those performances are Friday (that’s tonight) and Sunday evening. Student rush tickets are NOT available for the Saturday performances OR the Sunday matinee. Friday’s student rush will begin at 6:30pm. Showtime is 7:30pm. Sunday evening’s student rush will be begin at 5:30pm. Showtime is 6:30pm. Student rush tickets … Continue reading Matilda Student Rush Extended!
The acclaimed national tour of MATILDA THE MUSICAL has arrived at Bass Hall and with it comes a flurry of fun lobby activities and magical promotions! Check out everything that’s going on! Before or after the show, visit Red Mango in Sundance Square, located just across the street from Bass Hall, and you’ll get a build-your-own frozen yogurt for just a buck! You gotta show … Continue reading MATILDA THE MUSICAL is here (and so are a bunch of fun activities)
by Malcolm Mayhew/Performing Arts Fort Worth As expected, the runaway hit Hamilton, a hip-hop musical about U.S. Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, won most of the awards for which it was nominated at the 70th annual Tony Awards, held tonight at the Beacon Theater in New York. Created by and starring Lin-Manuel Miranda, the show took home […]
North Texas will be well-represented at tonight’s 71st Annual Tony Awards. Here’s how: • Up for seven Tonys, the 9/11-themed musical Come From Away features a character based on North Texan and TCU grad Beverley Bass. Bass, a former pilot for American Airlines (and the airline’s very first female captain), was at the controls of a Boeing 777, en route from Paris to Dallas, when flights were … Continue reading The Texas Connection: How North Texas will be repped at tonight’s Tony Awards
The Performing Arts Fort Worth marketing team recently returned from a Broadway conference in NY, where they checked out the latest and greatest shows on Broadway. Here’s a recap! Hello, New York! Goodbye, New York! The yearly trips taken by the Performing Arts Fort Worth marketing staff – that’s us! – to the Great White Way always go by so fast. Seems like the second … Continue reading Broadway or Bust: Bass Hall in NYC
It’s a big weekend here at Bass Hall and McDavid Studio. Here’s a rundown of what’s happening: To close the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra’s 2016-17 season, pianist Vadym Kholodenko will perform Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 3. This will mark Vadym’s final concerts with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra as Artistic Partner. Also on the program, Dvorák’s Symphony No. 9 and Shostakovich’s Festive Overture. Performances are … Continue reading So much music this weekend!