New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin will host a post-show talkback this Thursday, March 10 after the performance. In addition, LOMBARDI ticket holders will be able to pose with Coach Lombardi himself, courtesy of a cardboard "your face here" cutout of the coach with a kneeling player.
Next week's the following former New York Giants star players Sean Landeta, Bart Oates and Stephen Baker will sign autographs before the show as below:
· Tuesday, March 15 from 6:30-7 PM: Punter Sean Landeta will autograph LOMBARDI Playbills in the lower lobby at the Circle in the Square.
· Friday, March 18 from 7:30-8 PM: Center Bart Oates will autograph LOMBARDI Playbills in the lower lobby at the Circle in the Square.
· Saturday, March 19 from 7:30-8 PM: Wide receiver Stephen Baker will autograph 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).