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Walter Kerr Theater

219 W 48th Street

Ninety minutes, with no intermission

April 17, 2008

Broadway Musical

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Acquiring A Catered Affair Broadway tickets is now easy with the process being carried out online. It is now possible to get the best seats in the house at premium ticket prices. A Catered Affair, a musical set in the Bronx in 1953 and written by Harvey Fierstein is based on the Gore Vidal 1956 Warner Brothers classic by the same name. The play exhibits a range of emotions as it follows the efforts of a 1950s Bronx mother trying her best to give her daughter the extravagant wedding party that she never had. John Bucchino’s sensitive lyrics and David Gallo’s sets add credibility to the humorous musical which is extremely well directed by John Doyle.

Award Winning Performance

A Catered Affair Broadway tickets are easy to obtain. The duration of the musical is 90 minutes with no intermission. A Broadway favorite, Tony Award winner, Faith Prince plays the role of Aggie Hurley, the mother of the bride. Prince has the widely acclaimed performances in Guys and Dolls, Bells are Ringin and Jerome Robbins Broadway to her credit. Tony nominee, Tom Wopat is cast in the role of Tom Hurley. Wopat is a familiar face in theater with roles in Annie Get your Gun, Dukes Of Hazzard and Chicago to his credit. Four-time Tony winner Harvey Fierstein adds to the star cast of A Catered Affair as Uncle Winston. Getting A Catered Affair Broadway tickets is a treat to experience the wedding of the year.

What is the priority, making a wise investment for a family business or giving away your daughter in marriage with an elaborate out-of-this-world wedding party? With A Catered Affair Broadway tickets, you get to watch the dilemma of the Hurley family as they struggle to come to terms with this predicament. The young couple, Ralph Halloran and Janey Hurley is not in favor of an opulent wedding but a meal shared with the wealthy Halloran family induces Tom Hurley to commit to a lavish wedding party. Now the fate of the Hurley family depends on the size of the wedding cake, cost of the bridesmaid’s bouquets, number of guests, wedding buffet and so on. Set in the rosy era of the 1950s, this fairytale like story is at once funny, sad, full of regrets and above all, heartbreakingly humane.

Tickets are now available at premium prices. Those who are familiar with 1955 teleplay, A Catered Affair by Paddy Chayefsky will understand what the busy team behind A Catered Affair’s Broadway production had in mind while bringing the show to the Walter Kerr Theater. Although the intent of librettist Harvey Fierstein, director John Doyle and songwriter John Bucchino was to recreate Chayefsky’s low-key naturalism, many feel that the attempt was in vain. Unfussiness and reserve in musicals are rarely seen as virtues. To get your A Catered Affair Broadway tickets, an online search would be the ideal. Many of the tickets for the show are cheap and a good bargain at online rates. To get the best rates for your tickets, click here now.

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