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DART to Theater & Dance
Weekend rail service suspended
Downtown Dallas only
March 30 – September 2019
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Through April 28 Twelfth Night is one of Shakespeare's finest comedies, with outlaws, rescues, love triangles and adventure. Viola has just lost everything in a shipwreck, including her twin brother. In a strange land, she disguises herself as man to get work. She's hired as a servant to a duke, but falls in love with him. The Dallas Theater Center presents the timeless classic at the Wyly Theatre, 2400 Flora St. Information: www.dallastheatercenter.org.
- Via DART Rail Red Line, Blue Line, Green Line or Orange Line to Pearl/Arts District Station, then about a 7-minute walk
Through May 5 Hamilton is the wildly popular musical about one of America's founding fathers - Alexander Hamilton. The play received a record-setting 16 Tony nominations, and won 11, plus the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. The smash hit plays the Music Hall at Fair Park, 909 1st Ave. Information: dallassummermusicals.org.
April 25-May 12 "Nunsense" is a musical comedy that's become a classic since its first production nearly 35 years ago. Sister Julia, the cook of the Little Sisters of Hoboken, has accidentally poisoned 52 of her fellow sisters. How will she raise money for all the burials? Put on a musical, of course! The production by Garland Civic Theatre is playing at the Granville Arts Center, 300 N. 5th St. in Garland. Information: www.garlandarts.com.
Wednesdays Zalaughs is an open-mic comedy event that takes place each week at Zalat Pizza in the Downtown Plano Arts District. Signup is at 9:30 p.m. and performances begin at 10 p.m. While you're there, enjoy some of the best pizza in town. Zalat is at 1032 E. 15th St., right around the corner from the DART Rail station. Information: www.visitdowntownplano.com.
Every Thursday Dallas Comedy House is a beloved local institution, and it offers something unique every Thursday - the weekly Improv Comedy Night, in which some of the club's best comedians create a fully improvised scene based on audience suggestions. The Dallas Comedy House is at 3025 Main St. in Deep Ellum. Information: dallascomedyhouse.com.