NYC & COMPANY ANNOUNCES
NYC OFF-BROADWAY WEEK PROMOTION
—Enjoy 2-for-1 Tickets for More Than 35 Off-Broadway Shows with Performances September 24 Through October 7—
New York City (September 10, 2018) — NYC & Company, New York City’s official destination marketing organization, announced NYC Off-Broadway WeekSM tickets are on sale to the public today beginning at 10:30am EST. The popular biannual program now in its 10th year offers visitors and New Yorkers the opportunity to purchase 2-for-1 tickets to 38 unique Off-Broadway productions from September 24 through October 7, 2018. Productions include critically acclaimed Avenue Q and Drunk Shakespeare, and fan favorites Gazillion Bubble Show, Puffs and STOMP. Of the participants, 22 are new to the program for fall 2018. Tickets for NYC Off-Broadway Week can be purchased now at nycgo.com/off-broadway-week.
“Seeing an Off-Broadway show provides a unique and exciting New York City experience, offering visitors groundbreaking performances in intimate settings,” said Fred Dixon, president and CEO of NYC & Company. “Whether it’s an original production or revival of a classic, NYC & Company’s 2-for-1 Off-Broadway Week promotion offers the chance to experience cutting-edge theater at a remarkable value.”
The 38 shows participating in NYC Off-Broadway Week Fall 2018 are:
- Avenue Q
- Because I Could Not Stop: An Encounter with Emily Dickinson**
- Blue Man Group
- The Book of Merman**
- Desperate Measures
- Drunk Shakespeare
- El Coronel No Tiene Quien Le Escriba
- Final Follies**
- Gazillion Bubble Show
- Gloria: A Life**
- I Was Most Alive with You**
- The Imbible: A Spirited History of Drinking
- India Pale Ale**
- Jersey Boys
- The Marvelous Wonderettes
- Midnight at The Never Get**
- Monday Night Magic**
- Naked Boys Singing
- NEWSical The Musical
- Neurosis: A Musical That Gets in Your Head**
- On Beckett**
- Perfect Crime
- Popcorn Falls**
- Puffs, Or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic
- Sakina's Restaurant**
- Sistas the Musical
- Sleepy Hollow the Musical**
- Smokey Joe’s Cafe: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller**
- Tennessee Williams's A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur**
- This One's for the Girls
- Trainspotting Live**
- The True**
- Vitaly: An Evening of Wonders**
- What the Constitution Means to Me**
- BLACK LIGHT**
*Subject to availability. Blackout dates may apply.
**New participants in NYC Off-Broadway Week.
“There are great Off-Broadway shows for everyone—from classic favorites to long-running performances, critics’ picks, musical revivals, family-friendly story lines and more,” said Terry Byrne, president of The Off-Broadway League. “Our long-standing partnership with NYC & Company for NYC Off-Broadway Week allows visitors and New Yorkers to experience the most innovative, engaging new plays and musicals in New York City.”
NYC Off-Broadway Week is produced by NYC & Company in partnership with The Off-Broadway League. NYC Off-Broadway Week will be promoted through exclusive content on NYCgo.com, out-of-home media in the five boroughs, print and digital advertising, commercials running in NYC taxicabs and through social media posts on @nycgo and with hashtag #NYCOffBroadwayWeek.
Since its launch in 2009, over 600 Off-Broadway productions have participated in NYC Off-Broadway Week. The program has also generated more than $3 million in revenue through ticket sales, of which more than 85,000 have been sold.
For more information and tickets, visit nycgo.com/off-broadway-week.
About NYC & Company:
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