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September 20, 2004
CONTACT: Faith Jackson
Office of University Relations
908-737-NEWS (6397)

Broadway Stars Daphne Rubin-Vega and
Adam Pascal Perform at Kean University

UNION, N.J. – Daphne Rubin-Vega and Adam Pascal both lit up Broadway with their debuts in the original cast of Rent, for which they both won Theatre World Awards, and received Tony and Drama Desk nominations. On Sunday, October 10, at 7:30 p.m., they will bring their stellar talents to Wilkins Theatre at Kean University, located at 1000 Morris Avenue in Union, N.J.

Most recently, Rubin-Vega appeared on Broadway in the 2003 Pulitzer Prize-winning Anna in the Tropics, for which she also received a Tony nomination. Pascal most recently appeared in Elton John and Tim Rice’s Aida at the Palace Theatre in New York, and has released a solo record on SH-K BOOM Records. For this engagement, both vocalists will be performing solos and duets of various genres including show tunes and rock, bringing the light of the Great White Way to Wilkins Theatre.

Tickets are $35 for the public; $30 for seniors and alumni; and $25 for students. Black-and-white and color photographs are available upon request. For further information, to order tickets, or request a brochure, call the Wilkins Theatre Box Office at 908-737-SHOW (7469).