Browsing: Uptown Players

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That Sinking Feeling

Party like it’s 1912 this weekend as Titanic sails into City Performance Hall for three performances. Joining forces once again with the Turtle Creek Chorale (TCC), Uptown Players once again presents a unique concert-style experience that brings together more than 150 actors and singers, plus a 15-piece orchestra for a production that’s…

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Shoulda Woulda You Better

We hate weddings. Unless they’re disastrous. Then seat us in the front row! Our nuptials-gone-nasty dreams come true tonight through April 9 as Uptown Players presents It Shoulda Been You. The musical comedy hilariously brings together anything and everything that could possibly go wrong for a bride and groom, whether it’s…

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Best In Show Tunes

Hey, girl, hey! Give our regards to Broadway, will ya? It’s time once again for one of our favorite Uptown Players traditions: Broadway Our Way. The men battle the woman in a diva showdown of show tunes from past and future productions, as well as all-time favorites from musical theater since…

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Angels Among Us

A lot has happened in the 23 years since Angels In America debuted. And that’s the exact reason to see the Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning play when Uptown Players brings the story back to the Dallas stage with the first of the two-part epic, Angels In America Part One:…

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Money For Something

Tomorrow! Tomorrow! We love you, tomorrow…. To paraphrase that singing ginger orphan girl, North Texas Giving Day is only 24 hours away! That’s right, North Texas Giving Day is upon us and it’s always one of the best days of the year to witness the generosity of those in our…

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Pride Takes Center Stage

Many people think summer’s over with the passing of Labor Day. But everyone around here knows that the last hurrah of summer is Dallas Pride. The Alan Ross Texas Freedom Parade isn’t until Sunday, September 18, but there are plenty of celebrations leading up to the big event. One of…

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Dallas Weekend Guide: September 1-4

Hooray for the long weekend! Here are five all-American things to get you from now until one very relaxing Monday. Thursday through September 11 The Toxic Avenger: The Musical What: Catch the hilarious musical from Uptown Players that you have to see to believe. The Full Scoop: www.uptownplayers.org Thursday Pizza…

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He’s Toxic.

In the category of Most Unlikely Films To Be Made Into Broadway Musicals EVER, few titles have raised our eyebrows higher than The Toxic Avenger. The super-low-budget cult classic from the 1980s was schlocky fun at its finest. The reason midnight movie screenings exist. (The reason fast-forward buttons on VCRs…

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Weekend Guide: July 21 – 24

A weekend of backyard barbecues and pool parties sounds really good right about now. We’ve had a pretty busy summer. But there’s always temptation to get away from the house and have a little fun. If you’re feeling that same vibe, here are five things to consider from tonight to…

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Dallas Weekend Guide: July 14 – 17

Even though Marie Antoinette is inaccurately credited with the phrase, “Let them eat cake,” it’s a bit of misinformation that we still embrace simply because we love super bitches. Whatever the case, today is Bastille Day and there are celebrations all weekend of the French Revolution, whether you want it…

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