About Broadway Dallas

Broadway Dallas, previously known as Dallas Summer Musicals, is still the preeminent nonprofit presenter of Broadway theater, musicals, and concerts in North Texas.

Broadway Dallas presents and promotes excellence in live musical theater with year-round performances for diverse audiences of all ages, impacting the lives of children and families through community outreach and education and enriching the cultural landscape of Dallas/Fort Worth, North Texas and the Southwest Region.

our history

Broadway Dallas began in 1941 as Opera Under the Stars in the Band Shell at Fair Park. Opening night came on June 12, 1941, with a production of Sigmund Romberg’s Blossom Time, an operetta based on the life of Franz Schubert.


We’re proud to present the shows both critics and audiences love.

past shows

See our show schedule from 1940 to this season.

past stars

Our stars shine bright. She who’s graced our stage through the years.

current board

Meet the Broadway Dallas leadership team.

current staff

Meet the people who make the magic happen.