“Diana Wortham Theatre is too small for large Broadway productions, so we’ve decided to go on the road!” says a press release. The local theater introduced its Intersections Broadway Club which will travel by bus to Broadways series productions at The Peace Center in Greenville, S.C. “Dinner is included as well as a few activities to help you enjoy the ride. No parking hassles, no long lines at restaurants — let us take care of the details!”
First up is “Billy Elliot the Musical” on Tuesday. Feb. 12. About that show: “is the joyous celebration of one boy’s journey to make his dreams come true. Based on the international smash-hit film, ‘Billy Elliot’ is brought to life with music by legend Elton John, who has written what the New York Post calls ‘His best score yet!'”
Cost is $125 and includes seating in the Orchestra section in rows R & Q, travel to and from the Peace Center on a tour bus and a boxed dinner from Laurey’s Catering. Purchase tickets by Tuesday, Jan. 22. Info at 257-4530 or dwtheatre.com/broadway.