ATLANTIC CITY IS ALL ABOUT THE DRAMA AS BALLY’S PLAYS HOST TO SOAP OPERA WEEKEND
Bally’s Atlantic City features Special Soap Opera Weekend complete with Cast Meet & Greets, Wine and Brunch Offerings, and a Special Musical Performance by Port Chuck
(Atlantic City, N.J.) February 8, 2012 – So Jane’s youngest sister turns out to be her evil twin, which everyone thought had died three years ago from a brain tumor, only to reappear from a mental hospital, when her amnesia cleared up! Have a hard time following? Well, Bally’s Atlantic City is here to clear the whole thing up for you as they present Soap Opera Weekend. With all the drama set to unfold on Saturday, March 24th and Sunday, March 25th, Bally’s Atlantic City will never be the same.
Popular cast members from timeless Soap Operas set to appear include: Greg Rikaart, AKA Kevin Fisher from THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS; Michael Muhney, AKA Adam Newman from THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS; Michelle Stafford, AKA Phyllis Summers from THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS; and finally Stephen Nichols, AKA Tucker Mccall of THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS fame. If that wasn’t enough Soap Opera groupies rejoice as musical mega-group Port Chuck leaves the harbor and heads to Bally’s. This cover-band quartet is made up of actors from GENERAL HOSPITAL which include Steve Burton, AKA Jason Quartermaine; Brandon Barash, AKA Johnny Zacchara; Bradford Anderson, AKA Damien Spinelli; and Scott Reeves, AKA Dr. Steve Webber.
On Saturday, March 24th at the Bally’s Park and Garden Ballrooms THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS stars will align to speak to audience members and answer all their most burning questions for the Genoa City Conversations event. This event features four conversations total, on the hour every hour beginning at 11am and lasting until 3pm, and is hosted by Soap Opera Weekend’s Joyce Becker. Tickets are $40 and attendance is limited to 180 people per discussion.
Also, on Saturday, March 24th the Bally’s Ocean Ballroom will serve as the prime setting to rub elbows with these daytime heroes while enjoying some signature wines. This Panel Meet and Greet Wine Tasting features Soap actors and actresses regaling guests with tales from behind the scenes, as well as a Q & A session. This event is from 6pm to 9pm and is limited to 400 guests; tickets are $85.
To complete the Saturday evening festivities, guests can gather at Bally’s Traymore Ballroom and watch as residents from everybody’s favorite, fictional, Western New York lake-side town take the stage at 10pm and rock out until midnight. GENERAL HOSPITAL's Port Chuck will spend the night delighting audience members with songs and a few stories too racy for TV. Tickets prices range from $35 to $55 to $75 depending on seating.
At 10am on Sunday, March 25th, at the Bally’s Ocean Ballroom, fans can prepare for the aptly titled, Drama Brunch. Tickets for this delectable offering are priced at $85; the event includes and include Soap stars dishing it out, literally, as they will be serving up some of their favorite brunch specialties till 1pm.
“Bally’s Atlantic City is thrilled to play host to a weekend devoted to all the twists, turns, and fictional love triangles of daytime television,” said Karen Worman, Vice President of Finance for Caesars Entertainment Atlantic City. “Soap Opera Weekend allows generations of fans a chance to meet and connect with some of their favorite actors and characters, while enjoying all the amenities that Bally’s has to offer.”
Tickets for Soap Opera Weekend go on sale February 10th, through www.ticketmaster.com. For more information on Soap Opera Weekend, please visit: www.ballysac.com.