Dallas Children’s Theater presents Diary of a Worm, a Spider and a Fly

© 2011 Doreen Cronin and Harry Bliss. By special arrangement with Pippin Properties, Inc. and Gurman Agency LLC.

The coolest ever rock-n-roll romp through a bug’s world commands center stage in this hip-hoppin’ musical that promotes eco-consciousness, earth science, and tolerance of others. The popular characters from the bestselling books are not so unusual: Worm eats his homework and has no legs. Fly has 327 siblings and wants to be a superhero. And Spider can’t wait to grow up and molt.

When Fly’s Aunt Rita needs help getting out of a tight spot, the squad must combine their talents and work as a team on the rescue mission of a lifetime. While there’s no pop quiz, you might just learn that a bug’s life isn’t that different from your own.

Get to know all the critters in the class!

Worm, Spider, and Fly have been studying their environment all year long… and now they are ready to share the facts they have learned with you and your family.

Before each performance for a critter-themed craft that will have you bugging out big time. As is tradition, photo ops abound and actors will sign autographs at all performances. And, exclusively after the show on opening night, all are welcome to cool off with a snow cone from Big D Kona Ice.

Diary of a Worm, a Spider and a Fly
Dallas Children’s Theater
June 14 – July 7, 2019 – Ages 3 and up

Book, Music & Lyrics by Joan Cushing
Based on the three books by Doreen Cronin and illustrated by Harry Bliss

For information and tickets, visit Dallas Children’s Theater

Houston Ballet’s The Merry Widow

The Merry Widow Houston Ballet

The Merry Widow, based on the 1905 operetta by Franz Lehár returns to Houston Ballet with witty and intriguing characters and choreography by the esteemed British choreographer Ronald Hynd.  The lavish ballet is filled with rich music and sweeping drama as lives intertwine in early 20th century Europe.

When a secret romance is uncovered between Count Danilo and the glamorous, wealthy widow Hanna Glawari (a former peasant girl who’s transformed herself into high society), their homeland and its aristocracy plot to preserve their love affair while also saving themselves and the principality of Pontevedro from bankruptcy. With gorgeous costume and scenic designs by the acclaimed Roberta Guidi di Bagno, The Merry Widow is sure to enthrall audiences with its humor and grandeur.

The Merry Widow Ballet

Concierge Connection Discount Offer

Concierge Connection has a special discount for The Merry Widow Ballet.

Save 25% on tickets for the May 31st, 2019 7:30 pm performance.
Use Promo Code 4184
or
Save 50% on tickets for the June 7th, 2019 7:30 pm performance.
Use Promo Code 4204

*Offer Excludes Founders Box, Orchestra Premium and Balcony 2

More information about the Concierge Connection discount offer.

Dallas Summer Musicals presents The Book of Mormon

Book of MormonJanuary 29 through February 3
Music Hall at Fair Park

Presented by Dallas Summer Musicals (DSM) and Broadway Across America (BAA), THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical plays a limited one-week engagement through February 3.

The Book of Mormon features book, music, and lyrics by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez, and Matt Stone. Parker and Stone are the four-time Emmy Award-winning creators of the landmark animated series, “South Park.” Tony Award-winner Lopez is co-creator of the long-running hit musical comedy, Avenue Q.  The musical is choreographed by Tony Award-winner Casey Nicholaw (Monty Python’s Spamalot, The Drowsy Chaperone) and is directed by Nicholaw and Parker.

The Book of Mormon is the winner of 9 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Score, Best Book, Best Direction, Best Featured Actress, Best Scenic Design, Best Lighting Design, Best Sound Design, and Best Orchestrations; the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best Musical; five Drama Desk Awards including Best Musical, the 2011 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album; four Outer Critics Circle Awards, including Best Musical, and the Drama League Award for Best Musical.

Book of Mormon Ticket Lottery

In Dallas, the production will conduct a pre-show lottery at the box office, making a limited number of tickets available at $25 apiece.

The producers of THE BOOK OF MORMON are pleased to offer low-priced lottery seats for every city on the National Tour.

  • Entries will be accepted at the box office beginning two and a half hours prior to each performance; each person will print their name and the number of tickets (1 or 2) they wish to purchase on a card that is provided.
  • Two hours before curtain, names will be drawn at random for a limited number of tickets priced at $25 each.
  • Only one entry is allowed per person.
  • Cards are checked for duplication prior to drawing.
  • Winners must be present at the time of the drawing and show valid ID to purchase tickets.
  • Limit one entry per person and two tickets per winner.
  • Tickets are subject to availability.

Get your tickets  at Dallas Summer Musicals

Tickets for The Book of Mormon start at $29 (pricing subject to change) and will go on sale at DallasSummerMusicals.org or by phone at (800) 982-2787. You can also purchase tickets in person at the Music Hall at Fair Park Box Office Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Orders for groups of ten (10) or more may be placed by calling (214) 426-4768 or emailing Groups@DallasSummerMusicals.org