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Family Fun at Grand Prairie's Uptown Theater
Posted Date: 4/2/2014 10:00 AM

NEWS RELEASE April 2, 2014
CONTACT: Doug Voet 972-237-8786, dvoet@gptx.org

FAMILY FUN AT UPTOWN THEATER

GRAND PRAIRIE – Don’t wait until summer break to have some fun! Take a family trip to Uptown Theater, 120 E. Main. Dallas Summer Musical Academy and the Grand Prairie Arts Council are bringing family classics, Little Mermaid Jr. and The Wizard of Oz, to Uptown Theater this May.

Travel with Dorothy and Toto on a whirlwind adventure into a strange and magical land or take a fantastical journey “under the sea” with Ariel and her friends. Showtimes are as follows:

Dallas Summer Musical Academy’s Little Mermaid Jr.- Admission is free
Saturday, May 3: 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Sunday, May 4: 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 17: 5 p.m.
Sunday, May 18: 1 p.m.

The Wizard of Oz Marionette Show – Presented by Le Theatre de Marionette for the Grand Prairie Arts Council
Saturday, May 10: 1 p.m.
Sunday, May 11: 1 p.m.

Tickets to The Wizard of Oz are on sale now and can be purchased at www.uptowntheatergp.com  or by calling 972-237-8786. Admission to Little Mermaid Jr. is free, but a can of dog food or a pet toy for the Prairie Paws Animal Adoption Center would be appreciated.

For more information about Dallas Summer Musical Academy visit dsmschool.org or call 214-969-7469. For more information about the Grand Prairie Arts Council, visit www.artsgp.org or call 972-642-ARTS. For the latest Uptown Theater news and offers, text “UPTN” to 90210.

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