Aaron Carter Performs Final Week in THE FANTASTICKS
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by BWW News Desk
Triple platinum recording artist Aaron Carter will be performing his final week as Matt in The Fantasticks. His last performance will be on Sunday Feb. 17, 2013 at 7:30 PM. Carter is leaving the production to do a national tour.
Carter will perform in a special Valentine's Day performance of The Fantasticks on Thursday, February 14 (Valentine's Day) at 8PM. Complimentary Champagne will be on hand for audience members.
When asked about leaving The Fantasticks, Carter said, "I'm looking forward to going on tour and working on my music, but The Fantasticks was a life changing experience for me. Come see me before I go!" Carter extended his run in The Fantasticks four times since joining the cast on Nov. 7, 2011.
Aaron Carter burst onto the pop music scene in the late nineties and quickly achieved worldwide superstardom and the adoration of millions of loyal fans, selling more than 30 million records. In The Fantasticks, he plays the role of Matt, a rebellious young romantic who becomes restless, goes out into the world and discovers that with love comes responsibility, with independence comes danger, and with maturity comes happiness.
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The Fantasticks cast also includes legendary television, film and stage performer John Davidson, who played Aaron's role in the 1964 HallMark Hall of Fame television version of The Fantasticks, MacIntyre Dixon (Broadway's Gypsy, Sly Fox, 1776, Beauty and the Beast, The Tempest), Addi McDaniel (Arena Stage, The Guthrie and South Coast Rep) Michael Nostrand (A&E's Emmy Award-?winning Peter Pan, national tours of Jelly's Last Jam, The Mystery of Edwin Drood), Richard Roland (Broadway's Thoroughly Modern Millie, Follies, Scarlet Pimpernel, and played Matt in The Fantasticks), Daniel Rowan (Lyric Stage and Casa Manana), and Dan Sharkey (Broadway's The Music Man, Show Boat).
Tickets to The Fantasticks are priced at $76.50 and can be purchased by calling the box office at (212) 921-7862, by logging onto Ticketmaster.com, or by visiting the Snapple Theater Center box office at 210 West 50th Street at Broadway. A limited number of premium front row seats are available for each performance priced at $126.50.
The Fantasticks plays at The Jerry Orbach Theater in the Snapple Theater Center, 210 West 50th Street at Broadway. The box office phone number is (212) 921-7862. www.SnappleTheater.com