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!
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
Greetings from New York, y’all! It is time once again for the Bass Hall/Performing Arts Fort Worth marketing staff to attend The Broadway League’s annual Spring Road Conference, a four-day blowout of Broadway shows, parties, conferences and more shows and more parties. Think of it as South by Southwest for the Broadway industry. This is when, where and how we often decide what Broadway shows … Continue reading Back in the Big Apple!
Performing Arts Fort Worth welcomes your favorite Tupperware lady Dixie Longate back to Bass Performance Hall’s McDavid Studio for two different shows: Her classic Dixie’s Tupperware Party April 4-8 and her newer show, Dixie’s Never Wear a Tube Top While Riding a Mechanical Bull and 16 Other Things I Learned While I Was Drinking Last Thursday April 11-15. Tickets for both shows are on sale … Continue reading Dixie Does Fort Worth – Twice!
To usher in the arrival of FINDING NEVERLAND (here March 20-25), we’ll be sharing stories, video clips and other exclusive content about the family-friendly musical, which tells the story of Peter Pan author J. M. Barrie. Today, we’re sharing an excerpt from J.M. Barrie’s book, Peter Pan. THE NEVERLAND Mrs. Darling first heard of Peter when she was tidying up her children’s minds. It is … Continue reading Read an excerpt from the original PETER PAN
The Tony-nominated musical WAITRESS has cast four young North Texas actresses in the role of “Lulu” for the show’s Dallas and Fort Worth engagements. Eliza Chabot, 4, of Farmers Branch, and Quinn Johnson, 4, of Grapevine will alternate the role of Lulu in Dallas. June Whitley, 5, of Arlington, and Quinn Copeland, 6, of Fort Worth will alternate the role of Lulu in Fort Worth. … Continue reading Local kiddos cast in Broadway tour WAITRESS!
To usher in the arrival of FINDING NEVERLAND (here March 20-25), we’ll be sharing stories, video clips and other exclusive content about the family-friendly musical, which tells the story of Peter Pan author J. M. Barrie. Today, we’re sharing a story about how Barrie brought Peter Pan to life. “The story of Peter Pan has always held a special fascination for children of all … Continue reading How Peter Pan Took Flight