Charity Hope Valentine to Help With Valentine's Day Shopping at Hirschfeld

News   Charity Hope Valentine to Help With Valentine's Day Shopping at Hirschfeld Lazy Valentine's Day shoppers, the remedy for your chronic procrastination may lie at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre, where tickets for the new revival of Sweet Charity go on sale Feb. 14.

Those who purchase tickets on that Monday will receive a complete package of goodies suitable for bestowing on any loved one. Among the perks of prompt patronage:

• A gift box of gourmet chocolates courtesy of Echocolates.com
• A gift card awaiting your personalized romantic message
• A professional gift wrapper standing by to bundle your package up and put a bow on it

Sweet Charity, starring TV actress Christina Applegate in the role made famous by Gwen Verdon, will open at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre April 21. The musical will play out-of-town engagements in Minneapolis, Chicago and Boston, before arriving on Broadway. Tony Award winner Denis O'Hare will play the repressed Oscar Linquist, who falls for the vivacious taxi dancer Charity. Ernie Sabella will play Herman. Also cast is Rhett George as hep cat evangelist Big Daddy.

Barry and Fran Weissler are producing with Clear Channel Entertainment.

The Al Hirschfeld Theatre is located at 302 West 45th Street.