‘The Bridges of Madison County’ and Talbots Partner Together
The producers of The Bridges of Madison County, the New Romantic Musical which Entertainment Weekly declared “we can’t wait to see in 2014”, are pleased to announce they are partnering with the leading women’s retailer, Talbots in a number of ways including a joint National Sweepstakes. The Bridges of Madison County, which is based on the best-selling novel by Robert James Waller, began previews on Friday, January 17, 2014 at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre (236 West 45th Street) and will open on Thursday, February 20, 2014. Tickets can be purchased at Telecharge.com or by calling (212) 239-6200.
The Talbots/The Bridges of Madison County sweepstakes works as follow: participants can enter to win this sweepstakes through talbots.com/bridges now through February 10th for a chance to win a trip for two to New York City with a hotel stay, tickets to see the show, dinner and a $1,000 Talbots Gift Card. The winner of the contest will be announced on Friday, February 14th. Please see the enter to win site for additional rules.
Talbots is a leading specialty retailer of women’s classic clothing, shoes and accessories. With over 500 stores nationwide, Talbots is a brand rich in its heritage and 67 year old history. With a nod to tradition infused with modern flair, Talbots offers an array of timeless wardrobe options to flatter women of all shapes and sizes. For more information about Talbots, visit Talbots.com.
Four-time Tony® nominee Kelli O’Hara (Nice Work If You Can Get It, The Light in the Piazza) reunites with Bartlett Sher, the Tony- winning director of South Pacific and The Light in the Piazza, for a stunning new musical by the Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning team of Marsha Norman and Jason Robert Brown. O’Hara is joined onstage by Steven Pasquale (“Rescue Me”, reasons to be pretty).
The Bridges of Madison County is based on the best selling novel by Robert James Waller.
“The prospect O’Hara — Broadway’s loveliest, most lush soprano — singing a melodic new score by Jason Robert Brown (The Last Five Years) gives us the tingles all over.” – Entertainment Weekly
“BRIDGES is a rich, new musical
that reverberates with GORGEOUS SONGS.”
– Bloomberg News
“YOU’LL FALL IN LOVE WITH BRIDGES. A LUSH, LOVELY, and immensely moving musical with SONGS THAT SOAR.”
– Hartford Courant
The lead producers of The Bridges of Madison County are Jeffrey Richards, Stacey Mindich, and Jerry Frankel. They are joined by Gutterman Chernoff, Hunter Arnold, Ken Davenport, Carl Daikeler, Michael DeSantis, Aaron Priest, Libby Adler Mages/Mari Glick Stuart, Scott M. Delman, Independent Presenters Network, Red Mountain Theatre Company, Caiola Productions, Remmel T. Dickinson, Ken Greiner, David Lancaster, Bellanca Smigel Rutter, Mark S. Golub & David S. Golub, Will Trice, with Warner Bros Theatre Ventures and The Shubert Organization, in association with Williamstown Theatre Festival.