August 3, 2007

Alumni Association Offers Discounts for Birmingham Broadway Series

"... In addition to getting discounted tickets, alumni will enjoy a pre-performance reception and attend the show in the company of Samford friends..."

This year's Birmingham Broadway Series includes Feel Batter Soon and The Wedding SingerSamford's alumni association has partnered with the Birmingham Broadway Series to provide group ticket prices for alumni this theater season.

In addition to getting discounted tickets, alumni will enjoy a pre-performance reception and attend the show in the company of Samford friends.

The first event will be the Sept. 5 performance of The Wedding Singer (8 p.m.).

David Goodwin, Director of Samford's Alumni and Parents Programs, said two alumni helped arrange the partnership with the Birmingham Broadway Series. Brittany Maness `01 is the marketing manager for the series and her sister, Brooke Maness `04 is the group sales manager. "I've known Brooke for a few years," Goodwin said, "and when we talked about alumni events it dawned on us that we had a great opportunity to help each other".

Future performances will include:

  • Dirty Rotten Scoundrels  (Nov. 28)
  • The Drowsy Chaperone  (Dec. 19)
  • The Rat Pack  (Jan. 30)

To purchase tickets, visit www.birminghambroadway.com, click on "Group Sales" and enter the password, "Bulldogs". Goodwin said alumni who purchase tickets should be sure to let him know so he can keep them informed of reception plans (email dbgoodwi@samford.edu).

More Info

Samford Alumni Relations

Birmingham Broadway Series