Dallas Arts Month

April is Arts Month in Dallas! Makes plans for a weekend getaway to enjoy the arts scene.

Events in Dallas Arts Month

From spectacular shows from all the major performances companies that call Dallas home, to an impressive line up of events throughout the month and breathtaking only-in-Dallas exhibits, there's something for everyone. Start with a walk through the Dallas Arts District to get the lay of the land before diving into each of the events featured this month. Need some ideas? Check out our Arts Itinerary or our Arts Guide! And if you're looking for show tickets - you're in luck: our partnership with TodayTix gets you last-minute tickets at the best prices. 

Dallas Black Dance Theatre Presents SPRING CELEBRATION
Fri - May 17

Dallas Black Dance Theatre Presents SPRING CELEBRATION

ARTS & CULTURAL / DIVERSITY Panache! Style! Passion! That's the New York Times description of guest artist Ballet Hispanico. Don't miss this opportunity to see the nation's premier Latino...

Dee & Charles Wyly Theatre

Cruel Intentions: The '90s Musical
Wed - May 22

Cruel Intentions: The '90s Musical

Based on the French novel, Les Liasions Dangereuses, and the classic cult film starring Reese Witherspoon, Ryan Phillipe and Sarah Michelle Geller, Cruel Intentions: The '90s Musical pulls you...

Daily between May 22 and May 26

DISCOTECH presented by Sweet Tooth Hotel
Sat - May 25

DISCOTECH presented by Sweet Tooth Hotel

Ready for a sensory adventure? Opening in May, DISCOTECH combines music and new media to create interactive audio-visual installations. You're invited to check in, throw on a pair of silent...

Sweet Tooth Hotel

A Conversation with Martha Stewart
Wed - May 29

A Conversation with Martha Stewart

Martha Stewart is an Emmy® Award-winning television show host, entrepreneur, bestselling author of 90 books, and America's most trusted lifestyle expert and teacher. Millions of people...

Jeff Lorber & Eric Darius in Concert
Sat - Jun 01

Jeff Lorber & Eric Darius in Concert

Bishop Arts Theatre Center presents an intimate evening of jazz at our beautiful home. Enjoy complimentary cocktails with the artists and world class entertainment. There are 2 shows - 7:00 PM and...

Bishop Arts Theatre Center

Command Performance
Sat - Jun 01

Command Performance

Dynamic and unforgettable, this is world-class dance! Artists from leading companies light up the stage with spectacular surprising, jaw-dropping performances. It is the pyrotechnics of dance -...

Winspear Opera House

The Play That Goes Wrong
Tue - Jun 11

The Play That Goes Wrong

What would happen if Sherlock Holmes and Monty Python had an illegitimate Broadway baby? You'd get THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, Broadway & London's award-winning smash comedy! Called "A...

AT&T Performing Arts Center Winspear Opera House

Diary of a Worm, a Spider & a Fly
Fri - Jun 14

Diary of a Worm, a Spider & a Fly

DCT's NATIONAL TOURING PRODUCTION DIARY OF A WORM, A SPIDER & A FLY Book, Music & Lyrics by Joan Cushing Based on the three books by Doreen Cronin and illustrated by Harry Bliss...

Every 4 Weeks on Weekend Day ongoing
Every 4 Weeks on Weekend Day ongoing

Dallas Children's Theater

The View Upstairs
Fri - Jun 21

The View Upstairs

This provocative new musical pulls you inside the UpStairs Lounge, a vibrant '70s gay bar in the French Quarter of New Orleans. The forgotten community comes to life when a young fashion designer...

Every Sat between Jun 22 and Jul 6
Every Sun between Jun 30 and Jul 7

Uptown Players

Bat Out of Hell
Thu - Jun 27

Bat Out of Hell

The streets are heating up as young, rebellious leader Strat falls in love with Raven, the beautiful daughter of the most powerful man in post-apocalyptic Obsidian. Winner of Best Musical at the...

AT&T Performing Arts Center Winspear Opera House

An Evening with Jane Fonda
Mon - Jul 08

An Evening with Jane Fonda

Join two time Oscar® award-winning actress Jane Fonda for a career retrospective live on stage at the Winspear Opera House. Clips from her storied career will be shared, along with...

Sleeping Beauty - Presented by Texas Ballet Theater
Fri - Sep 06

Sleeping Beauty - Presented by Texas Ballet Theater

Doomed by fate and awakened by love, beautiful Princess Aurora dances her way through curses and dreams to find her Prince Charming. Filled with gorgeous costumes, lavish decor, and enchanting...

Winspear Opera House - AT&T Performing Arts Center

7th Annual Natural Hair Parade & Festival
Sat - Sep 07

7th Annual Natural Hair Parade & Festival

On September 2nd, 2017, Isis Brantley will share with the community her 7th Annual Natural Hair Parade & Festival. Participants will gather for the Parade at RL's Blues Palace II, 3100 Grand...

The First Sat in Sep ongoing

R L's Blues Palace

Steve Cole & Jeff Kashiwa in Concert
Sat - Oct 05

Steve Cole & Jeff Kashiwa in Concert

Bishop Arts Theatre Center presents an intimate evening of jazz at our beautiful home. Enjoy complimentary cocktails with the artists and world class entertainment. There are 2 shows - 7:00 PM and...

Bishop Arts Theatre Center

New Texas Symphony Orchestra - Symphonie Fantastique!
Thu - Oct 24

New Texas Symphony Orchestra - Symphonie Fantastique!

The New Texas Symphony Orchestra is beginning its 15th year of presenting a season of entertaining concerts for music lovers. Our 2018-2019 season, SNAPSHOTS is no exception. Join us...

Moody Performance Hall

Nick Colionne & Paul Taylor IN Concert
Sat - Nov 16

Nick Colionne & Paul Taylor IN Concert

Bishop Arts Theatre Center presents an intimate evening of jazz at our beautiful home. Enjoy complimentary cocktails with the artists and world class entertainment. There are 2 shows - 7:00 PM and...

Bishop Arts Theatre Center

The Nutcracker - Presented by Texas Ballet Theater
Fri - Nov 29

The Nutcracker - Presented by Texas Ballet Theater

Experience the most magical christmas tradition of the season as Clara and her Nutcracker Prince battle an army of mice and travel through a winter wonderland to meet the Sugar Plum Fairy in the...

Winspear Opera House - AT&T Performaing Arts Center

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