July 25, 2014

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The Last Ship
Neil Simon Theatre

The British musician Sting was inspired by his own childhood experiences in writing the score. The musical is about a community so bound together by passion, faith and tradition that they will stop at nothing to preserve the only life they've ever known.

Synopsis:
In the English seafaring town of Wallsend, life has always revolved around the local shipyard, and the hardworking men construct vessels with tremendous pride. But Gideon Fletcher dreams of a different future. He sets out to travel the world, leaving his life and his love behind. When Gideon returns home 14 years later, he finds the shipyard's future in grave danger and his childhood sweetheart engaged to someone else.

Show Dates:
Performances from 30 Sep 2014
Opening 26 Oct 2014
Closing Open-Ended

Performance Schedule:

Monday - Saturday @8pm
Saturday @2pm

Week of October 13: Monday - Saturday @8pm
Saturday @2pm, Sunday @3pm

Week of October 21: Tuesday - Saturday @8pm
Wednesday and Saturday @2pm

Beginning October 28: Tuesday and Thursday @7pm
Wednesday @2 and 8pm, Friday @8pm
Saturday @2 and 8pm
Sunday @3pm


Tickets:
Pricing: $68.75 - $146.75
Box Office: Ticketmaster: 800-745-3000, 877-250-2929
www.ticketmaster.com

Group Sales info: Groups (12+): (800) 223-7565, (212) 398-8383

Show Run Time:
TBA



Theatre Information:
Neil Simon Theatre
250 West 52nd Street
New York, NY 10019
US
Map

Public Transportation:

Take the N,R,W to 49th St.
OR
or the 1 to 50th St., walk North to 52nd St. and West to the theatre
OR
Take the C,E to 50th St., walk North to 52nd St. and East to the theatre


Parking:

888 Parking LLC
888 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10019
212-246-4872

Zenith Parking Garage
301 West 51st Street
New York, NY 10019
212-581-8490


Genre:
Musical

Cast List:
Michael Esper
Rachel Tucker
Fred Applegate
Jimmy Nail
Aaron Lazar
Sally Ann Triplett
Collin Kelly-Sordelet
Ethan Applegate
Craig Bennett
Dawn Cantwell
Jeremy Davis
Bradley Dean
Alyssa DiPalma
Colby Foytik
David Michael Garry
Timothy Gulan
Shawna M. Hamic
Rich Hebert
Leah M. Hocking
Todd A. Horman
Sarah Hunt
Jamie Jackson
Sean Jenness
C. David Johnson
Drew McVety
Johnny Newcomb
Gregory North
Matthew Stocke
Cullen Titmas
Jeremy Woodard

Production Credits:
Joe Mantello (Direction)
Steven Hoggett (Choreography)
David Zinn (Scenic and Costume Design)
Christopher Akerlind (Lighting Design)
Brian Ronan (Sound Design)

Other Credits:
Lyrics by: Sting
Music by: Sting
Book by: John Logan and Brian Yorkey


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