See the Box Office Announcement from the July 28th
New York Times (click here)
Ultimate Albums Air Date & Web Feature
VH1's "Ultimate Albums: Bat Out Of Hell" special with new interview (and piano playing) footage of Jim Steinman as well as most of Bat's key players premieres Sunday May 26, 10/9c. Visit VH1's Ultimate Albums: Bat Out Of Hell page which includes an exclusive interview with Jim as well as track by track liner notes, additional show times, a trivia game and more!
See the Full Page Dance of the Vampires New York Times Ad
Forget Snow White…She's Blood Red
There are ecstatic love duets, close encounters, unbridled dancing, wild comedy and, of course, bats and a madman named Boris. Sarah has to choose between earthly love with Alfred, or eternal passion with Krolock in the Vampire State Building. (complete Dance Of The Vampires story synopsis)
Playbill Feature On Vampire Cast, Creative Team & CD
Headline: Rando, Carrafa to Dance with Crawford and Vampires on Bway and CD
Byline: "If you think Broadway musicals suck now - Just you wait…"
The fangy tuner with music and lyrics by Jim Steinman (Whistle Down the Wind, the upcoming Batman) will be helmed by Urinetown director John Rando. The project will reteam the helmer with choreographer John Carrafa (Urinetown, Into The Woods). (read more)
No other casting has been confirmed as of yet, but Rene Auberjonois has been offered a role and is currently in negotiations, according to his agent Peter Strain.
Broadway.com Casting Story
Broadway.com featured a story about the tentative cast of Broadway's Dance Of The Vampires. Max von Essen is quoted as saying: “I saw the show in Vienna,” von Essen told Broadway.com. “The score is totally incredible. It’s pop meets opera meets rock. I didn’t understand a word of it over there, but I remember loving the music. My role, Alfred, is such a great role—it’s really made for me vocally and dramatically.” (Read the full story here)
The Creative Team Of Dance Of The Vampires (click here)
Dance Of The Vampire Schedule Changes & Group Sales Info
Preview and Opening Dates for Dance Of The Vampires are now as follows:
Previews Begin: Oct. 14th. (1st matinee Oct. 23rd.)
Opening Night: November 21st.
Orchestra seats for groups of 20 or more are $76 for every night EXCEPT Saturday Evening.
Saturday Evening Groups Sales Tickets are $104.50
Group sales info. is available by calling 212 398 8383 or 800 223 7565