THEATER | DANCE | CLASSICAL MUSIC | OPERA | COMEDY

NORTH TEXAS PERFORMING ARTS NEWS

SEASON ANNOUNCEMENTS

William Park, standing

2012-13 for PFamily Arts

The Plano theater puts Side Show and A Little Night Music on its next season.



published Tuesday, July 31, 2012

The 2012-'13 season for PFamily Arts in Plano—the first four letters of the name stand for Plano, Frisco, Allen, McKinney—has been announced, and includes two musicals and one play. The musicals are notable in that they're not done that often: The terrific Side Show opens the season, and Stephen Sondheim's masterful A Little Night Music closes it.

There will also be a 20th anniversary concert featuring cast members from the Music Box Company of the national tour of The Phantom of the Opera, in which PFamily Arts Artistic Director William Park played the title character. That'll happen Oct. 26-27.

PFamily Arts is one of North Texas' Small Professional Theaters, meaning it uses some Equity actors and an Equity stage manager.

Here's more about the season:

 

SIDE SHOW

September 27-October 6

With expected visit from the writer Bill Russell reuniting with William Park (Director) who was in the original Broadway workshop.  SIDE SHOW follows the true life story of conjoined twins Daisy and Violet Hilton and the people whose lives were lived out in the freak shows of the 1930s who simply wished for acceptance in one of the main songs “Who Will Love Me As I Am."

 

ON GOLDEN POND

February 7-16

The play on which the classic Hollywood film was based, in which an aging couple spend each summer at their cottage on a lake called Golden Pond. They are visited by their daughter and her new fiance who leave his son with the aging couple. The boy annoyed by being left with elderly strangers resents Norman's brusque manner at first, but eventually comes to enjoy their fishing adventures together. Chelsea returns, a little exasperated and envious of the fact that Norman seemingly has bonded with a stranger's child in a way he never quite did with her.

 

A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC

April 11-20

Explores the tangled web of affairs centered around actress Desiree Armfeldt and the men who love her - Fredrik Egerman and Count Carl-Magnus Malcom. When the actress performs in Fredrik's town, the estranged lovers' passion rekindles. The encounter strikes a flurry of jealousy and suspicion amongst the cast of characters: Desiree, Fredrik, Fredrik's wife Anne, Desiree's current lover the Count, and the Count's wife Charlotte. Both men, as well as their jealous wives, agree to join Desiree and her family for a weekend in the country at Desiree's mother's estate. With everyone in one place, infinite possibilities of new romances and second chances bring endless surprises.

 

For info on subscriptions and tickets, visit www.pfamilyarts.orgThanks For Reading





Comment on this Article

Share this article on Social Media
Click or Swipe to close
2012-13 for PFamily Arts
The Plano theater puts Side Show and A Little Night Music on its next season.
by Mark Lowry

Share this article on Facebook
Tweet this article
Share this article on Google+
Share this article via email
Click or Swipe to close
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Snowflakes Watertower Theatre Blue Candlelight Bruce Wood Dance Project Application Pending Ballet Frontirs of Texas John Uptown Players Texas In Paris UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Click or Swipe to close
reviews
views on theater, dance, classical music, opera and comedy performances
news & notes
reports from the local performing arts scene
features & interviews
who and what are moving and shaking in the performing arts scene
season announcements
keep up with the arts groups' upcoming seasons
audiocasts
listen to interviews with people in the local performing arts scene
media reviews
reviews and stories on performing arts-related film, TV, recordings and books
arts organizations
learn more about the local producing and presenting arts groups
performance venues
learn more about the theaters and spaces where the arts happen
contests
keep up with fabulous ticket giveaways and other promotions
crowdfunding
connect to local arts crowdfunding campaigns
studio
post or view auditions and performing arts-related classes, services, jobs and more
about us
info on TheaterJones, our staff, what we do and how to contact us
Click or Swipe to close
First Name:
Last Name:
Date of Birth:
ZIP Code:
Your Email Address:
Click or Swipe to close
Join TheaterJones Around the Web



Follow Us on Twitter

Subscribe to our Youtube Channel

Click or Swipe to close
Search the TheaterJones Archives
Use any or all of the options below to search through all of reviews, interviews, features and special sections. If you are looking for a an event, use the calendar section of this website. This search will not search through the calendar.
Article Title Search:


Description Search:
TheaterJones Contributor:


TheaterJones Section:


Category:
Showing on or after:      Showing on or before:  
Search
Click or Swipe to close
We welcome your comments

I am discussing:  



Your Name:
Your Email Adress:


please enter the text below and then click or tap SUBMIT :
Submit