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Saturday, January 18, 2014
'Bridges' Offers Same-Day Discount Tkts On B'way
Producers of The Bridges of Madison County, the new musical by the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning team of Marsha Norman (‘night Mother, The Color Purple) and Jason Robert Brown (The Last Fie Years, Parade), are pleased to announce a general rush.
A limited number of rush tickets, which are subject to availability, can be purchased at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre (236 West 45th Street) when the box office opens each day, on a first come first served basis. The box office currently opens at 10:00am Monday through Saturday. Tickets are $35 each (plus $2 facility fee) and limit two (2) tickets per customer. Additional rush tickets may be made available daily starting at 5:00pm.
The Bridges of Madison County, which begins performances tonight, Friday, January 17, 2014, is directed by Tony Award-winner Bartlett Sher (South Pacific, The Light in the Piazza), and stars four time Tony Award-nominee Kelli O’Hara (Nice Work If You Can Get It, The Light in the Piazza) and screen & stage star Steven Pasquale (reasons to be pretty, “Rescue Me”). Opening night will be held on February 20, 2014.
Tickets can be purchased at the box office of the Gerald Schoenfeld theatre, by visiting Telecharge.com or by calling (212) 239-6200.
Four-time Tony® nominee Kelli O’Hara reunites with Bartlett Sher, the Tony- winning director of South Pacific and The Light in the Piazza, for a stunning new musical by the Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning team of Marsha Norman and Jason Robert Brown. O’Hara is joined onstage by Steven Pasquale (“Rescue Me”, reasons to be pretty).
The Bridges of Madison County, based on the best selling novel by Robert James Waller, comes to Broadway after an acclaimed run at the Williamstown Theatre Festival.
“BRIDGES is a rich, new musical that reverberates with GORGEOUS SONGS.” - Bloomberg News
“YOU'LL FALL IN LOVE WITH BRIDGES. A LUSH, LOVELY, and immensely moving musical with SONGS THAT SOAR.” - Hartford Courant
The lead producers of The Bridges of Madison County are Jeffrey Richards, Stacey Mindich, and Jerry Frankel. They will be joined by Gutterman Chernoff, Hunter Arnold, Ken Davenport, Carl Daikeler, Michael DeSantis, Scott M. Delman, Aaron Priest, Red Mountain Theatre Company, Independent Presenters Network, Libby Adler Mages/Mari Stuart, Caiola Productions, Remmel Dickinson, David Lancaster, Bellanca Smigel Rutter, Mark S. Golub & David S. Golub, Will Trice, with Warner Bros Theatre Ventures and The Shubert Organization.