Tickets for Signature Theatre Company's world premiere
production of Queens Boulevard (the musical) go on sale tomorrow, Tuesday, October 2 at noon.
Through The Signature Ticket Initiative, which seeks to make
great theatre accessible to the broadest possible audience, all
regularly-priced single tickets ($65) are available for $20 during the regular
runs of each production for the entire season and continues through Signature's
20th Anniversary Season (2010-2011). The
Signature Ticket Initiative 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
Queens Boulevard (the
musical) (the musical), by 2007-2008 Playwright-in-Residence Charles Mee,
directed by Davis McCallum and choreographed by Peter Pucci, begins
performances on Tuesday, November 6 at Signature Theatre Company's Peter Norton
Space, located at 555 West 42nd Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues). Opening Night is Monday, December 3.
"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
(the musical) celebrates love, community and life," explain press notes.
The cast of Queens Boulevard (the musical) includes Amir Arison,
Satya Bhabha, Michi Barall, 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, and
Wednesday November 21 at 2PM. There are
additional performances on Sunday, December 9 and December 30 at 7PM. There are no performances on November 22,
December 5, or December 25. The Open
Captioned performance is December 15 at 2PM. Tickets are available beginning
October 2 at 12 noon by phone (212) 244-PLAY (7529), online at www.signaturetheatre.org, and in
person at the Box Office (555 West 42nd Street).