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June 15, 2012 09:32 ET

Rock of Ages Tour Ramps Up as Movie Premieres

SOUTH WINDSOR, CT--(Marketwire - Jun 15, 2012) - As the Rock of Ages movie premieres today, June 15, the musical on which it's based is gearing up for an extensive set of tour dates through 2013.

The Rock of Ages musical is set in 1987 to a soundtrack full of '80s hits, including hits by REO Speedwagon, Journey, Styx, Poison, Pat Benatar, and many others. The movie version of the show follows a very successful 2009 Broadway debut and many well-received touring productions.

For those who prefer live theater to a movie theater, or for anyone who wants to compare the two versions, Rock of Ages tickets are available for productions on Broadway and in dozens of cities across the United States. The touring show is currently settled in Chicago, IL, for an extended run through August 5, followed by an extensive U.S. tour through June 2013.

The average ticket price for all Rock of Ages tickets sold on is $146, but tickets are available for less than $100 in many cities. See below for the five cities with the lowest starting prices for Rock of Ages tickets on

Cities with Lowest Starting Prices for Rock of Ages Tickets*

City Venue Avg. Ticket Price
Austin, TX Long Ctr. for Perf. Arts $34
Vienna, VA Wolf Trap $38
Chicago, IL Broadway Playhouse $47
Miami, FL Ziff Opera House $48
Milwaukee, WI Uihlein Hall $48

* As of 6/14/2012, 1:00 p.m. EDT. Prices are not set by TicketNetwork and may fluctuate based on market demand.

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