Anne Hughes presents My Life with Tom Hughes: A Personal Story of the "Musicals Man" of Dallas
Tom Hughes was the legendary theatrical producer and managing director of Dallas Summer Musicals for thirty-three years. Under Tom’s leadership, Dallas Summer Musicals gained national and international acclaim as the finest in musical comedy theatre, bringing a host of stars to Dallas including Carol Burnett, Katharine Hepburn, Carol Channing, Angela Lansbury, Richard Burton, Lauren Bacall, Sandy Duncan, Tommy Tune, Gene Kelly, and many more.
A confirmed bachelor until his late 40s, Mr. Hughes met and married Anné Kouri in 1983. In MY LIFE WITH TOM HUGHES, the story of their romance, marriage, and his untimely death in 1994 is woven together for the first time with scores of theatrical photographs and correspondence. Together, they describe a man who always saw the best in others and was honored to contribute to the arts in the city he loved.
Cost - $45. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED. Call 214.768.3225 for more information.
Presented by Friends of the SMU Libraries
- Wednesday, December 5, 2018
- 11:30am - 1:00pm
- Royal Oaks Country Club