Cirque du Soleil has announced a digital lottery policy for Cirque du Soleil Paramour, the new Broadway musical. Previews for Paramour begin April 16 in advance of a May 25 opening at the Lyric Theatre.
A limited number of $35 tickets will be made available to every performance of Paramour via an online lottery, which begins April 16. The lottery will open each night at midnight and close four hours before the performance. Winners will receive email confirmation to claim lottery tickets.
Paramour will star Jeremy Kushnier, Ruby Lewis, and Ryan Vona in lead roles. Joining them will be Tom Ammirati, Andrew Atherton, Kevin Atherton, Lee Brearley, Yanelis Brooks, Sam Charlton, Martin Charrat, Nate Cooper, Katrina Cunningham, Myriam Deraiche, Kyle Driggs, Jeremias Faganel, Amber Fulljames, Steven Trumon Gray, Tomasz Jadach, Rafal Kaszubowski, Reed Kelly, Denis Kibenko, Joe McAdam, Raven McRae, Sarah Meahl, Amber J. Merrick, Sheridan Mouawad, Amber Pickens, Justin Prescott, Fletcher Blair Sanchez, Matthieu Sennacherib, Bret Shuford, Blakely Slaybaugh, Sam Softich, Amiel Soicher, Amber van Wijk, Bruce Weber, Tomasz Wilkosz, and Zhengqi Xia (Da Qi).
Staged by French director Philippe Decouflé, the musical production will blend "the best of Broadway with Cirque du Soleil's signature style." Paramour is set in Golden Age Hollywood, where a young poet is forced to choose between love and art.