The initial eight-week run sold out in three days, one month before performances are scheduled to begin.
The one-week extension (with all tickets $65 for that week) takes the run to July 6. Performances of the Pam MacKinnon-directed play begin May 6 toward a June 5 opening at The Peter Norton Space at 555 West 42nd Street between Ninth and Tenth Avenues.
Through the Signature Ticket Initiative, all regularly-priced tickets ($65) are available for $20 for the initial run of each production through Signature's 20th anniversary season (2010-2011).
Edward Albee's Occupant "is a portrait of acclaimed sculptor Louise Nevelson and a quest to capture a charismatic and complex artist and persona. What is the relationship between creator and creation? Who was Louise Nevelson? Only she knew."