LOMBARDI Celebrates The Super Bowl With The Stars
Broadway's LOMBARDI will celebrate Super Bowl week in style, offering prizes, photo opps, special guest appearances and a chance to win Super Bowl Tickets!
Ticket holders to the performances on February 1, 2 and 3 can enter for a chance to watch Vince Lombardi's beloved Green Bay Packers battle it out with the Pittsburgh Steelers live at Super Bowl XLV. Visit the merchandise booth in the lobby of Circle in the Square before or after the show for your chance to win Super Bowl tickets, or enter your email address at http://lombardibroadway.com/superbowl.php for your chance to win. One winner will be selected at random on Thursday, February 3 at 10PM EST. For complete rules & regulations, please visit http://www.lombardibroadway.com/LombardiRulesRegs.pdf
· Audience members can also win other exclusive prizes during Super Bowl Week! Ticket holders on February 1, 2 and 3 will be automatically eligible to win. Three winners will be selected at random each night after the performance.
· Official Super Bowl merchandise will also be available to purchase in the lower lobby.
• $100 gift card to Modell's Sporting Goods
• Football signed by the cast and crew of LOMBARDI
• $100 bar tab at Emmett O'Lunney's Irish Pub (across the street from the theatre)
• LOMBARDI Merchandise Gift Bag
• Official Super Bowl Merchandise Gift Bag
• Private Tour of the NFL Headquarters located in New York City
• $25 gift card to NFLShop.com
• LOMBARDI poster autographed by the cast
• Autographed copies of When Pride Still Mattered by David Maraniss
· Also during Super Bowl Week, LOMBARDI ticket holders can take their picture with a Super Bowl Trophy! The 1986 Vince Lombardi Super Bowl Trophy, awarded to the New York Giants upon their victory in Super Bowl XXI, will be on display in the lower lobby of the theatre from February 1 through Super Bowl Sunday on February 6, 2011.
Super Bowl Week at LOMBARDI will feature special appearances by former New York Giant greats, including:
· Tuesday, February 1 from 6:30pm-7:00pm: Former New York Giants linebacker-and "Big Blue Wrecking Crew" veteran-Carl Banks will be autographing LOMBARDI Playbills in the lower lobby at the Circle in the Square.
· Thursday, February 3 from 7:30pm-8pm: Former New York Giants offensive lineman Brad Benson will be autographing LOMBARDI Playbills in the lower lobby at the Circle in the Square.
· Friday, February 4 from 7:30pm-8pm: Former New York Giants nose tackle Jim Burt will be autographing LOMBARDI Playbills in the lower lobby at the Circle in the Square.
Directed by Tony Award nominee Thomas Kail, LOMBARDI is an original play by Academy Award-winning playwright Eric Simonson, based on the best-selling biography When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of Vince Lombardi by Pulitzer Prize winner David Maraniss. The production opened in October 2010 at Circle in the Square Theatre.
Starring Dan Lauria as the legendary Hall of Fame football coach Vince Lombardi and Judith Light as his wife Marie, LOMBARDI also features Keith Nobbs as Michael McCormick, Bill Dawes as Paul Hornung, Robert Christopher Riley as Dave Robinson and Chris Sullivan as Jim Taylor. Joining producers Tony Ponturo and Fran Kirmser as special producing partner is the National Football League, marking the organization's first foray on Broadway.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.telecharge.com, by phone at 212-239-6200, or in person at the Box Office (50th Street, West of Broadway).