See 'The Chief' with Tom Atkins for free ... here's how

Written by Barbara Vancheri on .

 Of all the calls for extras, this a plum one. You can see "The Chief" before it recedes into history ... for free. Here's the press release on what to do:

THE  CHIEF, a one-man show about Pittsburgh Steelers owner Art Rooney starring favorite Tom Atkins, is being retired after several hit seasons of presentation at the Pittsburgh Public Theater.

A commemorative DVD, to be sold by the Pittsburgh Steelers at various venues, is being taped on November 12th at Shadyside Academy, and we're looking for audience members interested in being part of this historic event.  Audiences will see a full production of the show and be provided with refreshments. Participants will be required to wear clothing appropriate for a night at the theater, be available to stay through the estimated 5 hours of taping, and will act as extras, filling various areas of the theater and recreating reaction shots.

There is no charge to for what may be one of the last opportunities to see this tour de force, but all audience members must be confirmed to attend. Spaces are limited, and will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis.

To begin the confirmation process, please send an e-mail with name, phone number, and recent photograph to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. as soon as possible. Please do not reply to this e-mail address!  Details on time and location will be sent when registration is confirmed.

Don't miss your chance to see this incredible play, saluting one of the legends of Pittsburgh sports history and featuring one of the legends of Pittsburgh entertainment! Please feel free to forward! Many thanks!


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