ADVISORY, July 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
"Bend in the Road," a new musical comedy based on the classic novel Anne of Green Gables and centers on young Anne Shirley, an orphan who is mistakenly adopted by siblings Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, the cast of "Bend in the Road" will ring the Closing Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Friday, July 12, 2013 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About "Bend in the Road":
"Bend in the Road" is based on the classic novel Anne of Green Gables and centers on young Anne Shirley, an orphan who is mistakenly adopted by siblings Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert. Although they had hoped for a boy to help with their Avonlea farm, Anne's joyous, intelligent and vivacious spirit changes the lives of all those around her, including Matthew, Marilla and nosy town gossip Mrs. Rachel Lynde. Anne finds fast friendships at school, while her rivalry with handsome classmate Gilbert Blythe changes unexpectedly as they enter adulthood.
"Bend in the Road" is presented by the New York Musical Theatre Festival and 134 West - produced by Susan Lambert, co-produced by Sarahbeth Grossman. Performances will be Thursday, July 18 at 8 PM, Saturday, July 20 at 1 PM, Wednesday, July 24 at 1 PM, Thursday, July 25 at 1 PM, Saturday, July 27 at 5 PM, and Sunday, July 28 at 1 PM. Tickets are $25 and are available through www.nymf.org or by calling 212-352-3101. For more information, visit www.BendInTheRoadMusical.com.
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