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October 17 - 22, 2017
Broadway at the Bass Series

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A Hero's Life

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
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A Hero's Life

October 27 - 29, 2017

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Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man

Performing Arts Fort Worth
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Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man

McDavid Studio
November 1 - 5, 2017

Broadway Specials Series

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Hollywood Hits

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
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Hollywood Hits

November 3 - 5, 2017

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"American Showpieces"

The Cliburn
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"American Showpieces"

Modern Art Museum
November 4, 2017

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An Evening With Kenny Loggins and Michael McDonald

U.N.T. Health Science Center
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An Evening With Kenny Loggins and Michael McDonald

November 7, 2017

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Enigma Variations

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
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Enigma Variations

November 10 - 12, 2017

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Irving Berlin's White Christmas

Performing Arts Fort Worth
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Irving Berlin's White Christmas

November 14 - 19, 2017
Broadway at the Bass Series

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Isabel Leonard, mezzo-soprano

The Cliburn
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Isabel Leonard, mezzo-soprano

Kimbell Art Museum
November 16, 2017

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Don't miss out on these exciting performances presented by Performing Arts Fort Worth.  Please visit the calendar for performances presented by Resident Companies.

PERFORMING ARTS FORT WORTH PRESENTS

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Part of the Broadway at the Bass Series

October 17 - 22, 2017

RENT follows an unforgettable year in the lives of seven artists struggling to follow their dreams without selling out. With its inspiring message of joy and hope in the face of fear, this timeless celebration of friendship and creativity reminds us to measure our lives with the only thing that truly matters—love.

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PERFORMING ARTS FORT WORTH PRESENTS

Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man

Part of the Broadway Specials Series

November 1 - 5, 2017

The play is set at a local university auditorium where the English department holds its monthly meet the authors event.  Robyn is the shy and studious moderator of the event and this month’s featured author is Dan Anderson of Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man.  With the help of a hunky staged assistant named Stefan, Dan aims to turn this meet the authors event upside down with a highly theatrical, audience interactive sex tip seminar.

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PRESENTED BY UNT HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER

An Evening With Kenny Loggins and Michael McDonald

November 7, 2017

Please join UNT Health Science Center for a special evening featuring two legendary artists – Kenny Loggins and Michael McDonald! In its fifth year, the annual Legends Concert Series is UNTHSC's signature fundraising event.

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White Christmas

PRESENTED BY PERFORMING ARTS FORT WORTH

November 14 - 19, 2017

Irving Berlin’s White Christmas tells the story of a song-and-dance team putting on a show in a magical Vermont inn and falling for a stunning sister act in the process. Give everyone the gift they’re dreaming of with this merry and bright holiday musical.

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Part of the Broadway at the Bass Series

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Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical

Presented by Performing Arts Fort Worth

November 21 - 22, 2017

The beloved TV classic RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER soars off the screen and onto the stage this holiday season. It’s an adventure that teaches us that what makes you different can be what makes you special.  Don’t miss this wonderful holiday tradition that speaks to the misfit in all of us.

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Part of the BNSF Popular Entertainment Series

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Helping Texans: A Hurricane Harvey Benefit Concert

PRESENTED BY Clint Black, Don Henley and Lyle Lovett

November 28, 2017

HELPING TEXANS: A HURRICANE HARVEY BENEFIT CONCERT will be a one-of-a-kind event where all ticket proceeds will go to The Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund at the North Texas Community Foundation, which will distribute the funds to charitable organizations and programs working in Houston and Aransas County to bring relief to those affected by Harvey.

Presenting Sponsor: Sundance Square

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UNT One O'Clock Lab Band

PRESENTED BY PERFORMING ARTS FORT WORTH

December 1, 2017

Seven Grammy nominations! Multitudes of great composers, performers, and educators all throughout the music world. Over 60 recordings and a tradition that just keeps swingin'...

Part of the McDavid Studio Concert Series

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Sister's Christmas Catechism

PRESENTED BY PERFORMING ARTS FORT WORTH

December 13 - 17, 2017

It's "CSI: Bethlehem" in this holiday mystery extravaganza from the author of Late Nite Catchism. In this all-new show, Sister takes on the mystery that has intrigued historians throughout the ages: Whatever happened to the Magi's gold? With gifts galore and bundles of laughs, Sister's Christmas Catechism is sure to become the newest addition to your holiday traditions. 

Part of the 2017 - 2018 Broadway Specials Series

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Michael Martin Murphey

PRESENTED BY PERFORMING ARTS FORT WORTH

December 18, 2017

As a singer, songwriter, and producer, Michael Martin Murphey has contributed some of the most beloved songs of his generation and beyond. "Triple M" returns with his annual Christmas event, a combination of poetry and music and stories that'll warm your body like a mug of hot chocolate.

Part of the BNSF Popular Entertainment Series

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Robert Earl Keen

Presented by Performing Arts Fort Worth

December 30, 2017

Robert Earl Keen and his band will get you into the Christmas spirit by performing the tongue-in-cheek holiday favorite, “Merry Christmas From The Fam-o-lee” and other Keen standards, new renditions of classic holiday hits laced in bluegrass, and much more. This is sure to be an unforgettable show, full of songs, surprises and stories that will spice up your holiday season!

Special rates available for groups of 10+

Part of the BNSF Popular Entertainment Series

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Shen Yun

PRESENTED BY SOUTHERN USA FALUN DAFA ASSOCIATION

January 8 - 10, 2018

Shen Yun brings the profound spirit of a lost civilization to life on stage with unrivaled artistic mastery. Every dance movement, every musical note, makes this a stunning visual and emotional experience you won’t find anywhere else. See for yourself why this performance is leaving millions around the world in awe.

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A Night With Janis Joplin

Presented by Performing Arts Fort Worth

January 23, 2018

Like a comet that burns far too brightly to last, Janis Joplin exploded onto the music scene in 1967 and, almost overnight, became the queen of rock & roll. Now, Fort Worth is invited to share an evening with the woman and her musical influences in the hit musical A Night With Janis Joplin.

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Part of the BNSF Popular Entertainment Series

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Chicago

PRESENTED BY PERFORMING ARTS FORT WORTH

February 16 - 18, 2018

CHICAGO has everything that makes Broadway great: a universal tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz; one show-stopping-song after another; and the most astonishing dancing you've ever seen. CHICAGO always delivers.

Part of the 2017 - 2018 Broadway Specials Series

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood LIVE: King For a Day!

Presented by Performing Arts Fort Worth

February 19, 2018

Daniel and all of his friends invite you for a brand-new adventure where Daniel learns just what it takes to be King. The beloved characters come alive on stage to captivate you with new songs to sing along to, magical moments, and SURPRISE guests along the way! Purchase a Premium VIP Meet and Greet Ticket for an exclusive post-show photo op with the cast! Availability is limited.

Special rates available for groups of 10+

Part of the BNSF Popular Entertainment Series

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Dixie's Tupperware Party

PRESENTED BY PERFORMING ARTS FORT WORTH

April 4 - 8, 2018

Dixie Longate, the fast-talking Tupperware Lady, packed up her catalogues, left her children in an Alabama trailer park and took Off-Broadway by storm! Now, join Dixie as she travels the country throwing good ol'fashioned Tupperware Parties filled with outrageously funny tales, heartfelt accounts, FREE giveaways, audience participation and the most fabulous assortment of Tupperware ever sold on a theater stage.

Part of the 2017 - 2018 Broadway Specials Series

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Just Passing Through With Garrison Keillor

PRESENTED BY PERFORMING ARTS FORT WORTH

April 11, 2018

Garrison Keillor captivates with his signature blend of humor, charisma and wisdom as he shares his journey to becoming one of America’s greatest storytellers. Sharing his passion for everything from creativity and literacy to the great journey of life, Garrison entertains with a sage yet wry perspective, inspiring with kernels of wisdom audiences carry long after he has left the stage.

Part of the BNSF Popular Entertainment Series

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Dixie's Never Wear a Tube Top While Riding a Mechanical Bull...

PRESENTED BY PERFORMING ARTS FORT WORTH

April 11 - 15, 2018

Put on your cowboy boots and walk into her favorite honkytonk as Dixie shares lessons learned after a hard night of drinking. What do a jeweled crown, a cardboard cutout of Julie Andrews and a box of moon pies have in common? Spend the night with Dixie and find out as she swaps her Tupperware bowls for a mechanical bull.

Part of the 2017 - 2018 Broadway Specials Series

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UNT One O'Clock Lab Band

PRESENTED BY PERFORMING ARTS FORT WORTH

May 11, 2018

Seven Grammy nominations! Multitudes of great composers, performers, and educators all throughout the music world. Over 60 recordings and a tradition that just keeps swingin'...

Part of the McDavid Studio Concert Series

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Resident Companies

In addition to the performances presented by Performing Arts Fort Worth, Bass Performance Hall is the permanent home to many of Fort Worth’s outstanding performing arts organizations. Our resident companies include:

Performing Arts Fort Worth

One of Fort Worth’s premier not-for-profit arts organizations, Performing Arts Fort Worth is dedicated to bringing world-class entertainment to Bass Performance Hall, including award-winning Touring Broadway shows, stellar musical performances, hilarious comedy acts and family-friendly productions.