Details were announced today for Genoa City Live! (www.genoacitylive.com), a series of once-in-a-lifetime, live fan events dedicated to CBS’ long running daytime drama, The Young and the Restless. Fans will get up close and personal with their favorite stars in this wildly entertaining event that features audience interaction, lively question and answers, behind the scene stories and secrets, trivia and photos. 200 pre-registered fans will get the chance to have the actors sign autograph and take photos. The event takes a highly emotional walk down memory lane as fans relive moments of their favorite daytime soap opera with their favorite actors from the past 42 years. Tickets for these exclusive fan events go on-sale December 11.
Fans in Montclair, NJ can see Genoa City Live on Saturday, January 23rd at The Wellmont Theatre in Montclair, NJ. Performance is at 6 PM with doors at 5 PM. Tickets are $149.50, $124.50, $99.50 $75, $69.50, $49.50 and $20 (for the back row) and are available online at Ticketmaster.com, charge by phone at 800-745-3000 or at the Wellmont Box Office.
Fans in Westbury, Long Island can see Genoa City Live on Sunday, January 24th at The NYCB Theatre at Westbury. Performance is at 1:00 PM with doors at 11:30 AM. Tickets are $149.50, $124.50, $79.50, $59.50 and $49.50 and are available online at Ticketmaster.com, charge by phone at 800-745-3000 or at the Westbury Box Office.
Confirmed cast members from The Young and the Restless include Eric Braeden (Victor Newman), Christian Jules Leblanc (Michael Baldwin), Sean Carrigan (Ben “Stitch” Rayburn) and Melissa Ordway (Abby Newman).
“The fans of The Young and the Restless have such a special place in their hearts for these actors who in turn have a deep appreciation for the fans,” says Bill Lee, executive producer at Faze 3 Presents.
Braeden, who has played the soap opera’s lead male character Victor Newman for 35 years, says, “These events provide a unique opportunity for the cast members to thank our incredible fans for decades of support. This is a great chance for them to get to know the actors in a live setting."
Created by William J. Bell and Lee Phillip Bell, The Young and the Restless premiered on March 26, 1973 and revolutionized daytime television, setting the standard as the number one daytime drama for more than 20 consecutive years. The fictional Midwestern metropolis, Genoa City, is home to the rivalries, romances and socially conscious storylines around the lives and loves of a wide variety of strong characters (dominated by the Newman, Abbott, Chancellor, Baldwin and Winters families).
For tickets and additional information visit www.genoacitylive.com. Follow Genoa City Live on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GenoaCityLive or Twitter: @GenoaCityLive.