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Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council

State Fair follows the Frake family’s journey from their farm to the three-day 1946 Iowa State Fair.

The Grand Prairie Arts Council is presenting Rodgers & Hammerstein's STATE FAIR with music by Richard Rodgers, Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, book by Tom Briggs and Louis Mattioli, and direction by Mallory Roelke. The show runs September 16 - 25, 2022, at the Uptown Theater located at 120 E Main St, Grand Prairie, TX 75050.

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Reserved seating tickets are $25, $20, and $15. Tickets can be purchased online at https://cloud.broadwayworld.com/rec/ticketclick.cfm?fromlink=2197085®id=5&articlelink=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.prekindle.com%2Fevents%2Fgrandprairieartscounciluptowntheater?utm_source=BWW2022&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=article&utm_content=bottombuybutton1 or by calling the box office at 972-237-8786.

STATE FAIR follows the Frake family's journey from their farm to the three-day 1946 Iowa State Fair. Ma (Araceli Radillo) and Pop (Christian Wulfsberg) are intent on winning prizes for their accomplishments in hog raising and mincemeat cooking, while their children Margy (Jordana Garcia) and Wayne (Steven Rios) have romantic adventures ahead of them. Margy and Wayne take us on an emotional rollercoaster ride as they experience love and heartbreak on the midway, meanwhile, their parents learn how to reconnect as the children are leaving the nest. This colorful and heartfelt show features dynamic dancing and an Academy Award-winning score, including the hit song, "It Might as Well Be Spring."

Photo credit: Kris Ikejiri

Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council

Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council
Jourdain Blanco with Christian Wulfsberg and Steven Rios

Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council
Jordana Garcia

Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council
Araceli Radillo

Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council
Joshua Hawkins, Cole Lucas, Christian Wulfsberg, M. Shane Hurst

Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council
company of State Fair

Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council
Arialist Teil Dow

Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council
Hannah Hansen with Cole Lucas and Steven Rios

Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council
Steven Rios

Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council
Jordana Garcia and & Spencer Bovaird

Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council
Hannah Hansen & company

Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council
Company

Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council
Company of State Fair

Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council
Featured dancers Meghan MacLellan & Julian Arredondo

Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council
Spencer Bovaird, Roxi Taylor & Meghan MacLellan

Photos: First Look at STATE FAIR at Grand Prairie Arts Council
Company of State Fair



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