Texas Familt Musicals 2013 summer season is coming to a close with a performance of the smash off-Broadway hit The Marvelous Wonderettes, at the Uptown Theater, 120 E. Main St., in Grand Prairie, with two performances on Saturday, Aug. 24, at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. and one performance Saunday, Aug. 25 at 2:30 p.m.
Taking place at the 1958 Springfield High prom, the Wonderettes have high hopes of making it big. The musical features more than 20 classic hits from the '50s and '60s such as Lollipop, Dream Lover and Stupid Cupid. This off-Broadway hit took New York by storm and is coming to Grand Prairie to do the same.
Tickets are $28, $30 and $33 and can be purchased at www.uptowntheatergp.com or call 972-237-8786. For 2013 Grand Prairie Summer Musical season tickets, call 972-905-4555.
Texas Family Musicals (TFM), a non-profit organization with the mission of producing quality family-friendly Broadway-style musicals while helping launch careers of young professionals in musical theater. Everyone involved with TFM is actively pursuing a career in theater. More information about TFM can be found at www.texasfamilymusicals.com.