Material girl: Brooklyn Academy of Music puts premium Madonna tickets on sale

Queen of pop: Madonna kicks off her tour for her new album “Madame X” this fall at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, which offers $5,000 tickets for prime house seats to the gig. The proceeds will benefit the academy.
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The Brooklyn Academy of Music is selling $5,000 prime seat tickets for Madonna’s 17-day tour of her new album this fall.

The “Material Girl” will grace the Fort Greene opera house with the launch of her new album “Madame X” for 17 nights. Performances will be held on Sept. 12, 14-15, 17, 19, 21, 22, 24-26, 28, and Oct. 1-3 and 5-7.

The academy will offer house seats with special pre- and post-show receptions in exchange for the massive ticket price. Proceeds will benefit BAM and are tax deductible, according to academy spokesman Bill Kramer.

If you would like to access the house seats, contact the academy’s patron services at (718) 636-4182.

“Madonna: Madame X Tour” at Brooklyn Academy of Music Howard Gilman Opera House [30 Lafayette Ave., at Ashland Place in Fort Greene, www.bam.org, (718) 636—4100]. Sept. 12, 14-15, 17, 19, 21, 22, 24-26, 28, and Oct. 1-3 and 5-7, always at 8 p.m. $5,000 for premium house seats.

Reach reporter Kevin Duggan at (718) 260–2511 or by e-mail at kduggan@cnglocal.com. Follow him on Twitter @kduggan16.

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