General Hospital Stars Hit the East Coast for GH Fantasy Weekend
Fans of ABC’s General Hospital are invited to attend the largest soap opera event in the Northeast on April 5 and April 6, 2014, when the GH Fantasy Weekend kicks off. Linda Rohe of Coastal Entertainment Productions, Astoria, N.Y., and Dino Ibelli of Uncle Vinnie’s Comedy Club, 518 Arnold Avenue, Point Pleasant Beach, N.J., are producing the event, featuring 10 of General Hospital’s most popular stars.
Laura Wright, who plays “Carly,” and Tyler Christopher, who is “Nikolas,” will host the weekend of events, featuring Maura West “Ava,” Michael Easton “Silas,” Lisa LoCicero “Olivia,” Dom Zamprogna “Dante,” Kristen Alderson “Kiki,” Chad Duell “Michael,” Kelly Thiebaud “Britt,” and Bryan Craig “Morgan.”
On Saturday, April 5, fans will have a chance to mingle with their favorite stars, watch an amazing two hour show, and even get into a group photo with the actors at the Montclair State University Conference Center, 1 Normal Avenue, Montclair, N.J. On Sunday, April 6, all stars will travel to Boston to appear at the Wilbur Theatre, 246 Tremont St., Boston, Mass.
Tickets for the Montclair show are available through www.ghfantasyweekend.eventbrite.com and cost $310 for a Platinum ticket, which includes a 90-minute meet and greet with the stars, an opportunity for autographs and photos, and the two-hour show; $183 for a VIP ticket, which includes the two-hour show followed by a photo opportunity with the cast and one photo per person; and $107 for General Admission, which includes the two-hour show, a question and answer session, and fan fun. The event runs 3:30 to 10:00 p.m., depending on the ticket type.
On Sunday, April 6, all stars will travel to Boston to appear at the Wilbur Theatre for the second half of GH Fantasy Weekend. Tickets for the event are available through http://thewilbur.com/artist/general-hospital-fantasy-weekend/ and cost $302 for Platinum tickets, $177 for VIP, and $82 for General Admission. The event runs 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
To schedule a press interview with talent or for any questions, please call (718) 728-8581. For more information, contact Dino at Uncle Vinnie’s Comedy Club (732-899-3900.
About General Hospital: It is an American daytime television medical drama filled with passion, intrigue and adventure that is set in the fictional seaport town of Port Charles in upstate New York. It premiered on ABC television network on April 1, 1963, and is listed in Guinness World Records as the longest-running American soap opera in production and the third longest-running drama in television in American history after Guiding Light and As the World Turns.
It is the longest-running serial produced in Hollywood, and the longest-running entertainment program in ABC television history. It holds the record for most Daytime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Drama Series, with 11 wins.