Monday, December 06, 2010
Broadway's #1 Holiday Hit... The Grinch who stole Christmas
AT&T PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
December 7, 2010 through December 12, 2010
Get ready to welcome Whoville to Dallas… tickets for Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical go on sale today at 10:00 am! Dallas audiences will have the chance to discover the magic of Dr. Seuss’ classic tale as it comes to life on stage at the AT&T Performing Arts Center Winspear Opera House for 12 performances during the 2010 holiday season, December 7 through December 12.
The Grinch is part of the Lexus Broadway Series. Running Subway Productions presents this critically acclaimed, record-breaking Broadway production originally created by 3-time Tony Award® winning director, Jack O’Brien.
The Grinch broke box office attendance records for three consecutive years on Broadway during its limited holiday engagements in New York. Thousands of families have been delighted by this heart-warming musical, which The New York Times praises as “100 times better than any bedside story.”
Tickets are a great Christmas gift
Tickets can be purchased at www.attpac.org/grinch, by phone at 214.880.0202, at the AT&T Performing Arts Center Box Office at the Winspear Opera House, 2403 Flora Street (Monday through Saturday, 10 am – 6 pm; Sunday 11 am – 4 pm), or at the remote Box Office at Park Place Lexus Plano at 1025 Preston Road. Ticket prices range from $30.00 to $150.00.
Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical stars Stefan Karl of Nickelodeon’s LAZYTOWN (Robbie Rotten) as the Grinch and features the hit songs "You're A Mean One Mr. Grinch" and "Welcome Christmas” from the original animated series. Max the Dog narrates as the mean and scheming Grinch, whose heart is "two sizes too small," decides to steal Christmas away from holiday loving Whos. Magnificent sets and costumes inspired by Dr. Seuss’ original illustrations transport audiences to the whimsical world of Whoville, while the Music and Book of Mel Marvin and Timothy Mason breathe new life into this timeless story of the true meaning of Christmas.
About the AT&T Performing Arts Center
Open since October 2009, the AT&T Performing Arts Center is a vibrant destination for entertainment in the heart of the downtown Dallas Arts District. The Center presents a variety of programs, including its Lexus Broadway Series, Brinker International Forum, JAZZ ROOTS and, in association with TITAS, contemporary dance and music, and other performances. The Center also provides performance space for The Dallas Opera, Dallas Theater Center, Dallas Black Dance Theatre and Anita N. Martinez Ballet Folklorico, in unparalleled venues set within a 10-acre urban park.
The Dallas Fort Worth Lexus Dealer Association is the title sponsor of the Center’s Lexus Broadway Series. Lexus is the official vehicle of the Center and its resident companies, the official valet sponsor and the naming rights holder for the Center’s two underground parking areas. RideCentric is the Official Ground Transportation Provider of the Center.
Madelyn Miller is a travel and food writer who has loved Dr. Seuss since she was a child. Read her stories on www.travellady.com, www.carladynews.com, www.yogayaya.com, wwww.chocolateatlas.com, www.cocktailatlas.com, www.coffeeatlas.com, www.teaAtlas.com