Signature Theatre Company is pleased to announce a one-week
extension for their world premiere production of Queens Boulevard
(the musical) by 2007-2008
Playwright-in-Residence Charles Mee, directed by Davis McCallum, and
choreographed by Peter Pucci.
The production, previously scheduled to end its run December
30, will now run through January 6. Previews began on November 6, 2007 at The
Peter Norton Space (555 West 42nd
Street, between 10th and 11th Avenues). Opening Night is tonight, Monday, December 3,
Through The Signature Ticket Initiative, all
regularly-priced tickets ($65) are available for $20 through December 30.
Tickets for the extension week (January 2-6) will be $65. The $20 ticket
initiative applies to the initial 8-week run of each production for the entire
season and continues through Signature's 20th Anniversary Season (2010-2011).
The Signature Ticket Initiative, which seeks to make great theatre accessible
to the broadest possible audience, is made possible by the lead sponsorship of
Time Warner, Inc. Generous support for
The Signature Ticket Initiative is provided by Margot Adams, in memory of Mason
"On his wedding day, a new husband is determined to find the
perfect gift for his bride. While she
waits at home, he searches for the mythical Flower of Heaven and is thrown into
a series of colorful adventures on the streets of his neighborhood in Queens, New York. Inspired by a classical Indian dance drama, Queens
musical) celebrates love, community and life," explain press notes.
The cast of Queens Boulevard
(the musical) includes Amir Arison,
Michi Barall, Satya Bhabha, Marsha Stephanie Blake, Bill Buell, Demosthenes
Chrysan, Geeta Citygirl, Emily Donahoe, William Jackson Harper, Jodi Lin, Arian
Moayed, Debargo Sanyal, Jon Norman Schneider, and Ruth Zhang.
Queens Boulevard (the musical)features musical supervision and arrangements by
Michael Friedman, music direction by Matt Castle, scenic design by Mimi Lien,
costume design by Christal Weatherly, lighting design by Marcus Doshi, sound
design by Ken Travis and video design by Joseph Spirito.
The performance schedule for Queens Boulevard
(the musical) is Tuesday at 7PM,
Wednesday through Saturday at 8PM, matinees on Saturday and Sunday at 2PM. There are additional performances on Sunday,
December 9, December 30 and January 6 at 7PM.
There are no performances on December 5, or December 25. The Open Captioned performance is December 15
at 2PM. Tickets are available by phone (212) 244-PLAY (7529), online at www.signaturetheatre.org, and in
person at the Box Office (555 West