Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark Offers Tax Season Ticket Giveaway for Certified Public Accountants

By Michael Gioia
April 9, 2013

The high-flying Broadway musical Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark will celebrate tax season with a special post-tax day ticket giveaway for certified public accountants for the 7:30 PM performance on April 16.



The first 50 certified public accountants to appear with proof of their certification will receive a complimentary pair of tickets for that performance. All eligible CPAs must be lined up, with certification in hand, on 42nd Street in front of the Foxwoods Theatre at 10 AM on April 16.

"Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark celebrates unsung heroes, so who better to honor this time of year than those working so tirelessly to make sure we can all can take as many deductions as possible," said production spokesman Rick Miramontez in a statement.

Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark features music and lyrics by Grammy Award winners Bono and The Edge, direction by Philip William McKinley and a book co-written by Julie Taymor, Glen Berger and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa.

The current cast includes Reeve Carney in the title role with Rebecca Faulkenberry as Mary Jane Watson, Robert Cuccioli as Norman Osborn/Green Goblin and Katrina Lenk as Arachne.

In Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark, according to press notes, "Peter Parker's ordinary teenage life takes a turn for the extraordinary when he's bitten by a genetically altered spider and suddenly finds himself endowed with incredible superpowers. Parker quickly learns that with great power comes great responsibility as he tries to juggle the demands of high school and home life, while battling the Green Goblin and his band of super villains as they try to take down New York City and destroy everything Peter holds dear – including the beautiful girl-next-door, Mary Jane Watson. This high-flying groundbreaking and history-making production brings this story – inspired by more than fifty years of Marvel comic books – thrillingly to life!"

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