The Edmond Sun

March 19, 2013

‘West Side Story’ presale tickets benefit Regional Food Bank

Special to The Sun

OKLA. CITY — Special limited presale tickets for the Broadway hit, “West Side Story,” are on sale from 9 a.m. March 20 through midnight March 24. During the presale, use the coupon code “TONY “and $5 from each presale ticket will benefit the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma, up to $5,000.

“We want to thank Celebrity Attractions and the entire cast of ‘West Side Story’ for their support,” said Rodney Bivens, executive director of the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma. “This promotion could provide 25,000 meals to hungry children, seniors and families in Oklahoma.”

West Side Story runs from April 23-28 at the Civic Center Music Hall. To purchase tickets during the presale visit and use the coupon code “TONY.” Tickets go on sale to the public Monday. Presale offer subject to availability.

The new Broadway cast album of West Side Story won the 2010 Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album. The Bernstein and Sondheim score is considered to be one of Broadway’s finest and features such classics of American musical theater as “Something’s Coming,” “Tonight,” “America,” “I Feel Pretty” and “Somewhere.” For more show information, visit

The Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma is the state’s largest hunger relief organization. The nonprofit provides enough food to feed more than 90,000 hungry Oklahomans each week through a network of more than 1,000 schools and charitable feeding programs in 53 central and western Oklahoma counties. For more information, visit