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JERSEY BOYS, SWEENEY TODD, AND THE ODD COUPLE announce dates for Special Performances to benefit The Actors Fund

For Immediate Release

 

JERSEY BOYS, SWEENEY TODD, AND THE ODD COUPLE ANNOUNCE DATES FOR SPECIAL PERFORMANCES TO BENEFIT THE ACTORS' FUND OF AMERICA

January 6, 2006, New York, NY - - JERSEY BOYS, SWEENEY TODD, and THE OLD COUPLE have annouced that they will add a ninth performance to their already scheduled eight-show week in order to perform a benefit performance where all proceeds will go to The Actors Fund.

 

  • Sunday, January 22nd at 8 p.m.:  JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons, at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, 256 West 47th Street.  Regular seats from $96.25 to $111.25.
  • Sunday, January 29th at 7 p.m.:  SWEENEY TODD, starring Patti LuPone and Michael Cerveris, at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre, 230 West 49th Street.  Special Benefit Priced Tickets available at $250 and regular seats from $36.25 to $101.25.
  • Sunday, March 19th at 7:30 p.m.:  Neil Simon’s THE ODD COUPLE, starring Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick, at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, 256 West 47th Street.  Special Benefit Priced Tickets available at $500; regular ticket prices are sold out.

To purchase tickets: Call 212.221.7300 x133 or visit the theatre box office.  For more information, please visit www.actorsfund.org.

Special Performances are among the most thrilling theatrical experiences, and the hottest tickets in town. Broadway companies generously give their time and talent by adding these special shows to their already rigorous schedules, and perform for audiences full of their peers from the entertainment community. Proceeds from all Special Performances benefit The Actors Fund.

For over 120 years, The Actors Fund is the national nonprofit organization that provides for the social welfare of all entertainment professionals. Professionals in film, television, radio, theatre, dance and music all turn to The Actors Fund in times of need. Programs include:  Entertainment Assistance Program, Mental Health Services, Chemical Dependency Services, Senior and Disabled Programs, Phyllis Newman Women’s Health Initiative, AIDS Initiative, The Actors Work Program, The Al Hirschfeld Free Health Clinic, Nursing Home and Assisted Living Care Facility, and supportive housing on both coasts.