November is the month for giving thanks, and if you happen to be in Texas during November, there are a lot of things to be thankful for happening on stages across the Metroplex. Here’s our rundown of the events you shouldn’t miss.
The Sound of Music
Prolific Tony-winning director Jack O’Brien talks the revelatory casting choice for his touring production of “The Sound of Music,” directing his second opera out of Dallas, Texas, and the difference between helming musicals and operas.
“Although we always see all the agent kids and all the submitted kids, every time we do open calls it’s a great way for us to find fresh, exciting young talent who just happen to not have an agent,” said the project’s casting director, Bernard Telsey.
A family of abandoned Hitler Youth, portrayed by an impressively fearless cast of child actors, go on the run after the Allies take over Germany, only to face firsthand the grim realities of their countrymen’s crimes.