Shows

This page lists family friendly theater productions in the Dallas, Texas area.
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01/19 - 02/25 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show at Dallas Children's Theater

The illustrations of beloved children's author Eric Carle leap from the page to the stage in a display of color and artistry like you've never seen be ...

January 19th - February 25th, 2018
Hours: Select Fridays 7:30pm / Saturdays 1:30pm | 4:30pm / Sun...
$15 - $40
Area: North Dallas: Addison/Farmers Branch/Richardson
5938 Skillman Street, Dallas, TX, 75231
01/23 - 02/04 The Color Purple at Music Hall at Fair Park

THE COLOR PURPLE is the 2016 Tony Award® winner for Best Musical Revival! Hailed as “a direct hit to the heart” (The Hollywood Reporter), this joyous ...

January 23rd - February 4th, 2018
Hours: Matinee: 1:30pm / Evening: 7:30pm
Varies
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
909 1st Avenue, Dallas, TX, 75210
02/09 - 02/18 Screen Play at Dallas Children's Theater

Fact: More than 50% of teens admit that they are addicted to their phones. They're plugged in and often tuned out. In her new play, Linda Daugherty, D ...

February 9th - 18th, 2018
Hours: Select Fridays 7:30pm / Saturdays 1:30pm | 4:30pm / Sun...
$15 - $40
Area: North Dallas: Addison/Farmers Branch/Richardson
5938 Skillman Street, Dallas, TX, 75231
02/27 - 03/11 On Your Feet at Music Hall at Fair Park

From their humble beginnings in Cuba, Emilio and Gloria Estefan came to America and broke through all barriers to become a crossover sensation at the ...

February 27th - March 11th, 2018
Hours: Matinee: 1:30pm / Evening: 7:30pm
Varies
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
909 1st Avenue, Dallas, TX, 75210
03/09 - 03/17 Sunken Garden at Winspear Opera House

Have you ever had a dream so vivid that it must have been real? Who can say it isn’t? The line of reality finds itself endlessly blurred in Sunken Gar ...

March 9th - 17th, 2018
Hours: Matinee at 2pm / Evening Performance at 7:30pm
Varies
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
2403 Flora Street, Dallas, TX, 75201
03/23 - 04/08 Yana Wana's Legend of the Bluebonnet at Dallas Children's Theater

Ten-year-old María is having trouble in school, so her mom sends her to stay with her Coahuiltecan grandmother in distant Laredo for discipline and pe ...

March 23rd - April 8th, 2018
Hours: Select Fridays 7:30pm / Saturdays 1:30pm | 4:30pm / Sun...
$15 - $40
Area: North Dallas: Addison/Farmers Branch/Richardson
5938 Skillman Street, Dallas, TX, 75231
04/21 - 05/06 Blue at Dallas Children's Theater

Dallas Children's Theater is proud to be part of the national effort to introduce more toddler-friendly theater experiences. A growing body of researc ...

April 21st - May 6th, 2018
Hours: Select Fridays 7:30pm / Saturdays 1:30pm | 4:30pm / Sun...
$15 - $40
Area: North Dallas: Addison/Farmers Branch/Richardson
5938 Skillman Street, Dallas, TX, 75231
04/24 - 05/06 Les Misérables at Music Hall at Fair Park

Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, Les Misérables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice an ...

April 24th - May 6th, 2018
Hours: Matinee: 1:30pm / Evening: 7:30pm
Varies
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
909 1st Avenue, Dallas, TX, 75210
05/04 - 05/26 Jungalbook at Dallas Children's Theater

See Kipling's original 1894 coming of age tale brought to the stage, and join Mowgli in learning the moral lessons of home, betrayal, life and death, ...

May 4th - 26th, 2018
Hours: Select Fridays 7:30pm / Saturdays 1:30pm | 4:30pm / Sun...
$15 - $40
Area: North Dallas: Addison/Farmers Branch/Richardson
5938 Skillman Street, Dallas, TX, 75231
06/03- 07/08 James and the Giant Peach Jr. at Artisan Center Theater

When a young boy is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach, rolls in ...

June 3 - July 8
Hours: 10am, 12pm or 5pm - see site for details
$7-11
Area: West Dallas: Irving
444 E Pipeline Rd., Hurst, TX, 76053
06/13 - 07/08 The Lion King at Music Hall at Fair Park

Giraffes strut. Birds swoop. Gazelles leap. The entire Serengeti comes to life as never before. And as the music soars, Pride Rock slowly emerges ...

June 13th - July 8th, 2018
Hours: Matinee: 1:30pm / Evening: 7:30pm
Varies
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
909 1st Avenue, Dallas, TX, 75210
06/15 - 07/08 How I Became a Pirate at Dallas Children's Theater

Ahoy matey! It's time to sail off on a swashbuckling musical excursion with Jeremy Jacob and his new pirate friends. On board the ship, Jeremy travels ...

June 15th - July 8th, 2018
Hours: Select Fridays 7:30pm / Saturdays 1:30pm | 4:30pm / Sun...
$15 - $40
Area: North Dallas: Addison/Farmers Branch/Richardson
5938 Skillman Street, Dallas, TX, 75231
06/16- 07/22 Mary Poppins at Artisan Center Theater

Things are not going well for the family who lives in a big house on Cherry Lane. The children are out of control. When a mysterious young woman appea ...

June 16 - July 22
Hours: 7:30 evenings and 3:00 matinees - see site for details
$10-22
Area: West Dallas: Irving
444 E Pipeline Rd., Hurst, TX, 76053
07/08 - 09/03  The Little Mermaid at Geppetto's Theater and Workshop

This classic story is adapted to the marionette stage in this charming play by Geppetto's Theater. This show is not recommended for infants or tod ...

July 8th - September 3rd, 2017
Hours: Saturdays: 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM / Sundays: 2:00 PM
$17 Children (Ages 0 - 17) / $17 Seniors / $19 Adults (...
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
2201 N Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, TX, 75207
07/19 - 08/20 Pippin at The Firehouse Theatre

A young prince learns the true meaning of glory, love and war through this beautiful musical story. Heir to the Frankish throne, (King Charlemagne the ...

July 19th - August 20th, 2017
Hours: Fri and Sat at 7:30 / Sat and Sun at 2:30
$12 - $25
Area: North Dallas: Addison/Farmers Branch/Richardson
2535 Valley View Lane, Farmer's Branch, TX, 75234
07/22 - 08/19 Disney's 101 Dalmatians Kids at Artisan Center Theater

Based on the classic animated film, Disney's 101 Dalmatians is a fur-raising adventure, featuring Disney’s most outrageous villain and 101 of the most ...

July 22nd - August 19th, 2017
Hours: 10am or 12pm
$7 - 11
Area: West Dallas: Irving
444 E Pipeline Road, Hurst, TX, 76053
07/22- 08/19 101 Dalmations at Artisan Center Theater

Based on the classic animated film, Disney's 101 Dalmatians is a fur-raising adventure, featuring Disney’s most outrageous villain and 101 of the most ...

July 22 - August 19
Hours: 10am, 12pm or 5pm - see site for details
$7-11
Area: West Dallas: Irving
444 E Pipeline Rd., Hurst, TX, 76053
07/24 - 08/05 Love Never Dies at Music Hall at Fair Park

The ultimate love story continues in Love Never Dies, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s spellbinding sequel to The Phantom of the Opera. Love Never Dies is a daz ...

July 24th - August 5th, 2018
Hours: Matinee: 1:30pm / Evening: 7:30pm
Varies
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
909 1st Avenue, Dallas, TX, 75210
08/05 - 09/02 Happily Ever After Breakfast Show at Geppetto’s Theater & Workshop

Do you love princesses happy endings? Then this Princess-Palooza is the show for you. Join us for a Saturday morning breakfast activity for the kids. ...

Saturdays: August 5th - September 2nd, 2017
Hours: 9am - 10am
$16
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
2201 N Stemmons Fwy, Dallas, TX, 75207
08/15 - 08/26 School of Rock at Music Hall at Fair Park

SCHOOL OF ROCK is a New York Times Critics’ Pick and “AN INSPIRING JOLT OF ENERGY, JOY AND MAD SKILLZ!” (Entertainment Weekly). Based on the hit film, ...

August 15th - 26th, 2018
Hours: Matinee: 1:30pm / Evening: 7:30pm
Varies
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
909 1st Avenue, Dallas, TX, 75210
09/09 - 11/18 The Wizard of Oz at Geppetto’s Theater & Workshop

The ALL NEW Wizard of Oz stage show opens after Labor Day at Geppetto's Theater. This new and updated version of the children's story features a beaut ...

September 9th - November 18th, 2017
Hours: Saturdays: 11am / Sundays: 2pm
Varies
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
2201 N Stemmons Fwy, Dallas, TX, 75207
09/14 - 09/24 In The Tall Grass by Paul Kalburgi at Bishop Arts Theatre Center

The harrowing true story about the murder of Shade Schuler, a 22 year old Dallas transgender woman whose body was found dumped in a field in the Medic ...

September 14th - 24th, 2017
Hours: Varies by show, see website for details
$12 - $22
Area: South Dallas: Cedar Hill/Desoto/Duncanville/Lancaster/Glenn Heights
215 South Tyler Street, Dallas, TX, 75208
09/14 - 09/24 Seussical the Musical at The Firehouse Theatre

Seussical is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! The Cat in the Hat tells the story of Horton, an elephant who discovers a speck of dust con ...

Sept 14th - 24th, 2017
Hours: Fri and Sat at 7:30 / Sat and Sun at 2:30
$12 - $25
Area: North Dallas: Addison/Farmers Branch/Richardson
2535 Valley View Lane, Farmer's Branch, TX, 75234
09/22 - 10/29 Goosebumps the Musical - Phantom of the Auditorium at Dallas Children's Theater

The haphazard detective work of Scooby Doo meets the witty banter of Glee in this frighteningly fun musical based on the beloved Goosebumps series. Br ...

September 22nd - October 29th, 2017
Hours: Fridays 7:30pm / Saturdays 1:30pm | 4:30pm / Sundays at...
$15 - $40
Area: North Dallas: Addison/Farmers Branch/Richardson
5938 Skillman Street, Dallas, TX, 75231
10/06 - 11/04 Snow White at Artisan Center Theater

Snow White is a magical retelling of a classic story with a contemporary twist. When all everyone can think about is who’s the “fairest in the land,” ...

October 6th - November 4th, 2017
Hours: 10am, 12pm or 5pm - see site for details
$7 - 11
Area: West Dallas: Irving
444 E Pipeline Road, Hurst, TX, 76053
10/12 -10/29 Little Shop Of Horrors at The Firehouse Theatre

One of the most popular shows in the world, Little Shop Of Horrors is a deviously delicious Broadway and Hollywood sci-fi smash musical! Seymour Krelb ...

Oct 12th - 29th, 2017
Hours: Fri and Sat at 7:30 / Sat and Sun at 2:30
$12 - $25
Area: North Dallas: Addison/Farmers Branch/Richardson
2535 Valley View Lane, Farmer's Branch, TX, 75234
10/20 - 11/05  Samson and Dalila at Winspear Opera House

Is there anything that can bring a hero to his knees? Only the passion of the most beautiful woman in the world. Based on the infamous Bible tale, Sam ...

October 20th - November 5th, 2017
Hours: Matinee at 2pm / Evening Performance at 7:30pm
Varies
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
2403 Flora Street, Dallas, TX, 75201
10/27 - 11/12 La Traviata at Winspear Opera House

The toast of the opera repertoire, La Traviata sees the famed courtesan Violetta Valery navigate the twists and turns of the one thing she hoped never ...

October 27th - November 12th, 2017
Hours: Matinee at 2pm / Evening Performance at 7:30pm
Varies
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
2403 Flora Street, Dallas, TX, 75201
11/17 - 12/23 Charlie Brown Christmas at Dallas Children's Theater

We're fortunate that Christmastime means Charlie Brown, Linus, Lucy, Snoopy, and friends are back at DCT by popular demand! Rediscover the true reason ...

November 17th - 23rd, 2017
Hours: Select Fridays 7:30pm / Saturdays 1:30pm | 4:30pm / Sun...
$15 - $40
Area: North Dallas: Addison/Farmers Branch/Richardson
5938 Skillman Street, Dallas, TX, 75231
11/17 - 12/23 Frosty and Friends at Dallas Children's Theater

Kathy Burks' celebrated troupe melts hearts with the endearing tale of Frosty, a lonely frozen figure hoping to make a difference during the season of ...

November 17th - December 23rd, 2017
Hours: Select Fridays 7:30pm / Saturdays 1:30pm | 4:30pm / Sun...
$15 - $40
Area: North Dallas: Addison/Farmers Branch/Richardson
5938 Skillman Street, Dallas, TX, 75231
11/17- 12/23 A Fairy Tale Christmas Carol at Artisan Center Theater

Everyone’s favorite classic holiday tale gets the fractured fairy-tale treatment with A Fairy Tale Christmas Story. You’ll never know who will show up ...

November 17th - December 23rd, 2017
Hours: 10am, 12pm or 5pm - see site for details
$7 - $11
Area: West Dallas: Irving
444 E Pipeline Road, Hurst, TX, 76053
11/17- 12/23 Annie at Artisan Center Theater

Annie is a Broadway musical based upon the popular Harold Gray comic strip Little Orphan Annie, with music by Charles Strouse, lyrics by Martin Charni ...

November 17th - December 23rd, 2017
Hours: 7:30 evenings and 3:00 matinees - see site for details
$12 - $24
Area: West Dallas: Irving
444 E Pipeline Road, Hurst, TX, 76053
11/22 - 12/28 A Christmas Carol at Dallas Theater Center

‘Tis the season to be jolly, when the family-favorite, holiday production of A Christmas Carol returns to the Wyly Theatre. In this delightfully re-im ...

November 22nd - December 28th, 2017
Hours: Varies per day
$20 and up
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
2400 Flora Street, Dallas, TX, 75201
12/02 - 12/03 Fireside Nutcracker Goes To Broadway

Take a few Sugar Plum Fairies, add a Narrator and Nutcracker (of course), throw in various types of dance including jazz, hip hop, tap, and ballet... ...

December 2nd - 3rd, 2017
Hours: 1pm and 4:30pm
$8 - $15
Area: North Dallas: Addison/Farmers Branch/Richardson
2535 Valley View Lane, Farmers Branch, TX, 75234
12/05 - 12/10 White Christmas at Music Hall at Fair Park

This holiday season discover the perfect gift for everyone on your list! Start with a timeless tale of joy and goodwill, fill it with classic Irving B ...

December 5th - 10th, 2017
Hours: Matinee: 1:30pm / Evening: 7:30pm
Varies
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
909 1st Avenue, Dallas, TX, 75210
12/28 - 01/01 Cirque Joyeux at Dallas Children's Theater

'Tis the season to swing from the rafters! You're invited to ring in 2018 with thrilling daredevils, electrifying jugglers, mesmerizing acrobats, hila ...

December 28th, 2017 - January 1st, 2018
Hours: Select Fridays 7:30pm / Saturdays 1:30pm | 4:30pm / Sun...
$15 - $40
Area: North Dallas: Addison/Farmers Branch/Richardson
5938 Skillman Street, Dallas, TX, 75231
Dallas Hub Theater

Dallas Hub Theater is a versatile and intimate venue located in historic Deep Ellum, the hub of the Dallas Arts Scene. Featuring new works on the frin ...

Hours: Varies
$15-$35 General Main Stage Seating / $39.95-$49.95 Dinn...
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
2809 Canton Street, Dallas, TX, 75226
Dallas Opera, The - Family Season

There’s something for everyone at The Dallas Opera — even the youngest fans! Help support these worthy nonprofit organizations and enjoy a family per ...

Year Round
Hours: 12:30pm Lobby Activities / 2:00pm Performance
$5 / Person
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
2403 Flora Street, Dallas, TX, 75201
Medieval Times Restaurant & Show

Surrender to an age of bravery and honor and witness epic battles of steel and steed during our show. From ringside seats, discover a feast of the eye ...

Daily
$36.95 - $60.95 / person
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
2021 N Stemmons Hwy, Dallas, TX, 75207
Pocket Sandwich Theatre

Professional quality, locally produced theatrical shows are blended with good food, drink, and a friendly, casual atmosphere. Comedies, Melodramas, Mu ...

Hours: Varies
$12.00 Thursday / $20.00 Friday / $25.00 Saturday / $15...
Area: Central Dallas: Highland Park/Cockerhill/University Park
5400 E Mockingbird Lane, Dallas, TX, 75206
Texas Star Dinner Theater

What is Lone Star Murder Mystery? An exciting, interactive, comedy murder mystery production performed at the Texas Star Dinner Theater in the heart ...

Friday and Saturday
Hours: 7 pm
$59 + tax per person
Area: North West Dallas: Carrollton/Coppell
816 South Main Street, Grapevine, TX, 76051