March 8, 2017
For: IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact: Madeleine Gail Rex
U of U Students May “Rush” CHESS-Concert Version
Limited number of Student Rush tickets will be available for popular musical.
SALT LAKE CITY – Pioneer Theatre Company continues its popular concert series with Chess, written by members of the pop music group ABBA, running for three performances only, March 10 – March 11, 2017 at Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre.
A limited number of “rush” tickets will be available for University of Utah students at $5 each, one hour before curtain time. Limit is two tickets per student.
The best availability will be Saturday, March 11 matinee at 2:00 p.m. and Saturday, March 11 evening at 7:30 p.m.
Students must have a validated University ID. This offer does not extend to non-University of Utah students.
What is a “Concert Version?” This is the entire show, fully cast, with scripts-in-hand and an
on-stage orchestra. The show contains strong language.
More information on the production is available at:
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Pioneer Theatre Company
Chess – Concert Version
Book by Richard Nelson
Lyrics by Tim Rice
Music by Björn Ulvaeus & Benny Andersson of ABBA
Friday, March 10, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre
300 South 1400 East, Salt Lake City
U of U Student Rush – $5, one hour before curtain. (Limit 2)
Regular price: $25 – $40 ($5 more day-of-show)
Box Office: 801-581-6961
Open 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Mon – Fri