Author: Katie Matson

As a recent TCU grad, I am excited to join Casa as the Digital Media Specialist. In my free time, I like to explore new places to eat, binge watch Friends or read the latest thriller.

Behind the Scenes

Stars of “Tuna Does Vegas” try their best pose! Feb. 29 – Mar. 8.

Get ready to roll the dice!

ūüé≤ Your poker face won’t last long! Feb. 29 – Mar. 8

Taylor Rodriguez Returns

Catch “A Tribute to The King,” March 24 – 28.

Carole J. Bufford Returns to Casa!

See Carole in the Reid Cabaret Theatre April 28 – May 2.

Jacob Hemsath and Ryan Michael Friedman on their roles in “Frank-N-Friend!”

Jacob Hemsath and Ryan Michael Friedman on their roles in “Frank-N-Friend!” image

Jacob Hemsath and Ryan Michael Friedman¬†are on¬†the Casa¬†Ma√Īana¬†stage, now through¬†Sunday,¬†in¬†a show with an important message.¬†Oliver, played by Jacob and Frank-N-Friend, played by Ryan help draw out the best in school bully, Butch.¬†They¬†joined me to discuss their roles in the show, and why this world premiere is so important.¬† Is this your first¬†children‚Äôs¬†show? If so, what… Read more »

Review: TheaterJones | Broadway Reimagined

Review: TheaterJones | Broadway Reimagined image

From Broadway With Love By: Joel Leggett Fort Worth¬†‚ÄĒ¬†Casa Ma√Īana¬†has been on a roll with its cabaret programming. In December there was¬†A Dean Martin Christmas, which was perfect for the holidays. And just in time for Valentine‚Äôs Day comes the powerhouse entertainer Spencer Day and his show¬†Broadway Reimagined. Throughout the night, Spencer takes Broadway classics… Read more »

Review: How to Make the Perfect Friend: Frank-n-Friend at Casa Ma√Īana – Tanglewood Moms Blog

Review: How to Make the Perfect Friend: Frank-n-Friend at Casa Ma√Īana – Tanglewood Moms Blog image

By: Angela Weaver, February 5, 2020 Running through¬†February 16th, this adorable and touching show makes for a great family night out. ‚ÄúFrank-n-Friend‚ÄĚ is a brand new, never-before-seen musical that tells a story about friendship, overcoming obstacles, and compassion set amidst the teen angst of the dreaded middle school years. The show begins with an adorable… Read more »

Music Director, Vonda K. Bowling Discusses Her Role in World Premiere Musical

Music Director, Vonda K. Bowling Discusses Her Role in World Premiere Musical image

Meet Vonda K. Bowling, music director of¬†Frank-N-Friend.¬†Mrs. Bowling¬†received her bachelor’s degree in music education from Shorter College in Rome, GA. She went on to receive her master’s degree in vocal performance from the University of Tennessee.¬†Currently, she lives in Rowlett, TX,¬†with her husband, Jeffery Bowling, her children Harrison and Mason, their two dogs, Abby and… Read more »

A Show About Friendship With an Important Message

A Show About Friendship With an Important Message image

  Frank-N-Friend,¬†which runs January 31-February 16, is a heartwarming tale of friendship. But creators Joe Sturgeon and Michael Visconti wanted to write a story that was relatable to today‚Äôs youth and focused on the topic of bullying.¬†Giving a run-down of the show, Joe mentions, ‚ÄúA new kid in school, Oliver arrives. [And] he‚Äôs not prepared… Read more »

Review: TheaterJones | A Dean Martin Christmas

Review: TheaterJones | A Dean Martin Christmas image

The Dean of Christmas By: Joel Leggett Fort Worth¬†‚ÄĒ There is something timeless about Dean Martin.¬†Casa Ma√Īana¬†is betting that theatergoers will want some nostalgia to go with their holiday entertainment.¬†A Dean Martin Christmas¬†delivers nostalgia and so much more. Get a ticket while you can; it will sell out. I hope that Casa can add a… Read more »