BROADWAY'S NIGHT OFF
A VARIETY CONCERT EVENT FEATURING PERFORMANCES BY MDR COMPANY MEMBERS (BROADWAY PERFORMERS ON THEIR NIGHT OFF)
WHEN: MONDAY, OCTOBER 1, AT 7:30 PM (7:30 PM, doors will open for the Broadway Themed Silent Auction, followed by the Concert Performance at 8 PM)
WHERE: SOUTH ORANGE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, ONE SOPAC WAY SOUTH ORANGE
TICKETS $25 for Balcony Seats, $35 for Orchestra Seats and $75 for House Seats and Your Name Written into a Song* (limited quantity available).
Tickets go on sale to the public on August 27 at 12:00 PM and can be purchased by calling 973.313.ARTS(2787) or by visiting SOPACnow.org.
Titled Broadway's Night Off the event will include a Broadway-themed silent auction followed by a special concert performed by Midtown Direct Rep's company members, all of whom are veteran Broadway performers.
Performers include Maplewood and South Orange Broadway pros, Ron Bohmer (Phantom of the Opera), Catherine Brunell (Mary Poppins), Michelle Federer (Wicked), Becky Gulsvig (Legally Blonde), and many more (performers subject to change).
*Ticket buyers at the $75.00 price level will have their name(s) written into one of the songs to be performed that evening!
Midtown Direct Rep, the theatre company comprised of friends and neighbors from the South Orange/Maplewood area (who also happen to be among Broadway's most talented professionals), is proud to present this evening of performance and fun. Join the company that most recently created the Off-Broadway musical Rated P for Parenthood as they showcase some of their favorite numbers and some of their hidden talents for their very own South Orange/Maplewood community—the place the New York Times called "where Broadway comes home to sleep."
Midtown Direct Rep company members include two- time Tony Winner, Norbert Leo Butz, Tony Nominee, Christiane Noll, and "Law & Order; SVU" regular, Joel de la Fuente, among others. The Company is managed by Co-Artistic Directors Sandy Rustin and Jeremy Dobrish, Managing Director
Jeffrey Shubart, and Producing Director Evan Fleischer.
About Midtown Direct Rep (MDR)
With perhaps more professional theater artists than any suburb of NYC, Maplewood/South Orange (NJ) is “where Broadway comes home to sleep.” MDR, a theatre company created by and for these NJ-based artists, develops and presents relevant, world-class theatre for its community.