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Monday, 12 March 2012 15:36

GHOST THE MUSICAL To Offer $25 Ticket Lottery Day of Performance

$25 TICKET LOTTERY ANNOUNCED
BEGINNING MARCH 15TH FOR
BROADWAY’S NEWEST SMASH HIT

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NEW BROADWAY MUSICAL WITH AN ORIGINAL SCORE
BEGINS PERFORMANCES THIS THURSDAY, MARCH 15, 2012
OPENING NIGHT IS APRIL 23, 2012
AT THE LUNT-FONTANNE THEATRE

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(New York, NY – March 12, 2012)  Ghost The Musical announced today that a limited number of $25 tickets in the first and second rows of the Orchestra will be available through a lottery drawing for each performance beginning with the first preview on Thursday, March 15th.  The lottery will open two and a half hours prior to each performance.  The drawing will take place two hours prior to curtain giving all participants 30 minutes to enter the lottery.  There is a limit of one entry per person, and two tickets per winner.  Ghost The Musical lottery winners must be present at the time of the drawing and valid identification must be shown to purchase tickets.  Only cash will be accepted to purchase lottery tickets.  All winning entries will be checked for duplication and disqualified if more than one entry was submitted.  Lottery tickets are subject to availability and will not be available on Ghost The Musical’sOpening Night, April 23, 2012.

{module ad_left_body}Ghost The Musical, beginning previews March 15th, is directed by Tony Award winner Matthew Warchus (God of Carnage, The Norman Conquests, Boeing-Boeing) and choreographed by Ashley Wallen (The X Factor, Kylie Minogue).  Ghost The Musical is created by a team of Grammy and Academy Award winners, with a brand-new original score by Dave Stewart (half of the multi-Grammy Award winning Eurythmics) and Glen Ballard (Michael Jackson's Man In The Mirror, Alanis Morissette’s Jagged Little Pill), with a book by Bruce Joel Rubin (Ghost, Jacob’s Ladder, The Time Traveler’s Wife), who has adapted his Academy Award winning original screenplay for the stage.  This brand new score also includes the iconic song “Unchained Melody,” famously performed in the film by The Righteous Brothers.  

Richard Fleeshman and Caissie Levy reprise their starring roles as Sam and Molly, which they originated in London’s hit West End production.  They are joined by newcomer Da’Vine Joy Randolph as Oda Mae Brown and Bryce Pinkham as Carl Bruner.  The cast also features Tyler McGee, Lance Roberts, Moya Angela, Jason Babinsky, Michael Balderrama, James Brown III, Stephen Carrasco, Jeremy Davis, Sharona D’Ornellas, Josh Franklin, Albert Guerzon, Afra Hines, Carly Hughes, Karen Hyland, Alison Luff, Vasthy Mompoint, Jennifer Noble, Joe Aaron Reid, Constantine Rousouli, Jennifer Sanchez, Daniel J. Watts, and Jesse Wildman

Set in modern day New York City, Ghost The Musical is a timeless fantasy about the power of love. Walking back to their apartment one night, Sam and Molly are mugged, leaving Sam murdered on a dark street. Sam is trapped as a ghost between this world and the next and unable to leave Molly, who he learns is in grave danger. With the help of a phony storefront psychic, Oda Mae Brown, Sam tries to communicate with Molly in the hope of saving and protecting her.

Set and costume designs are by Rob Howell, with musical supervision and arrangements by Christopher Nightingale, music direction by David Holcenberg, illusions by Paul Kieve, lighting design by Hugh Vanstone, sound design by Bobby Aitken, and projection design by Jon Driscoll.

Ghost The Musicalis being produced on Broadway by Colin Ingram Productions Limited and Hello Entertainment/David Garfinkle,Adam Silberman, Donovan Mannato, Michael Edwards & Carole Winter, Patricia Lambrecht in association with Paramount Pictures Corporation.

Regular ticket prices range from $57 to $137 (including a $2 facility fee).  Premium tickets are also available.  The performance schedule during previews will be as follows:  Monday – Saturday evenings at 8pm and Saturdays at 2pm.  Beginning, Tuesday, April 24th, the performance schedule will be as follows: Mondays at 8pm, Tuesdays at 7pm, Wednesday – Saturday at 8pm, Wednesdays and Saturdays at 2pm. Tickets for Ghost the Musical can also be purchased online. 

Richard Fleeshman is appearing with the support of Actors’ Equity Association.  The Producers gratefully acknowledge Actors’ Equity Association for its assistance of this production.