2017 Uptown Presenting Series
The Uptown Theater presenting series includes a fantastic lineup in 2017. All shows are scheduled to begin at 8 p.m. at the Uptown Theater, 120 E. Main St., Grand Prairie, TX 75050
Friday, March 31
This amazing magician has appeared all over the globe from Asia to Europe and Las Vegas to Hollywood. Prepare to be astounded!
Friday, April 14, 2017
Robin Spielberg intertwines music with stories that inspire, enlighten and bring a smile to audiences. A Steinway artist, Spielberg has sold more than one million CD’s while becoming one of America’s most popular contemporary female pianist/composers.
Saturday, May 13
“A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline”
Julie Johnson chronicles the life story of Patsy Cline, whose legacy survives her as an all-time legend and pioneer of country music.
Saturday, June 3
“The Phat Pack”
Broadway singers Bruce Ewing, Ted Keegan and Randal Keith all met at “Phantom” in Las Vegas and created “The Phat Pack.” This show is filled with great music…Broadway, American standards, Las Vegas favorites and original songs. Music director Phillip Fortenberry has an equally impressive career on and off Broadway and was Liberace’s hands for the Motion Picture “Behind the Candelabra.”
Thursday, August 24
Recording with the likes of Paul Simon, Stevie Wonder, Joni Mitchell, Jerry Garcia and the Grateful Dead, the Persuasions earthy gospel-infused voices have soared through the echo chambers of New York City Subways to the heights of Carnegie Hall in Manhattan.
Saturday, September 9
International stars Paul Morocco, Gillermo de Endaya, and Marcial Heredia bring a wonderful celebration of music and comedy with the exhilarating sounds of flamenco, salsa, swing, blues, jazz and pop to the Uptown.
Saturday, October 14
“Twist of Lemon”
This evening is based on Chris Lemmon’s book, “Twist of Lemon,” which chronicles the life of his father and Hollywood star Jack Lemmon. Video, music and laughter will fill the night!
Tickets range from $15 to $30 and can be purchased prior to the show. Season tickets can be purchased at a discount.
For more information, visit UptownTheaterGP.com or call 972-237-8786.