A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Broadway
Musical
SYNOPSIS: Ancient Roman slave Pseudolus schemes to win his freedom by helping his young master Hero win the beautiful courtesan Philia, who is betrothed to the egotistical soldier Miles Gloriosus, in this musical farce based on the plays of Plautus.
People (156)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1996 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Winner
1996 Outstanding Revival of a Musical Nominee
Drama League
1996 Distinguished Production of a Revival Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
1996 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Winner
1996 Outstanding Director of a Musical Winner
Tony Award
1996 Actor in a Musical Winner
1996 Direction of a Musical Nominee
1996 Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1996 Revival of a Musical Nominee

QUICK STATS

(as of Jan 4, 1998) Total Current Gross: $48,856,284 Highest Weekly Gross: $599,347 (Week Ending Jun 2, 1996)   Average Ticket Price: $51.99 Average % Capacity: 76.24%

Grosses

Week Ending Week Number This Week Gross Potential Gross Diff $ Avg Ticket Top Ticket Seats Sold Seats in Theatre Perfs Previews % Cap This Week Diff % cap
Jan 4, 1998 31 $428,654.00 $623,630.00 $17,249.00 $46.03 $70.00 9313 1617 8 0 71.99% 3.38%
Dec 28, 1997 30 $411,405.00 $623,630.00 $161,110.00 $46.35 $70.00 8876 1617 8 0 68.61% 22.48%
Dec 21, 1997 29 $250,295.00 $623,630.00 -$60,526.00 $41.95 $70.00 5967 1617 8 0 46.13% -9.92%
Dec 14, 1997 28 $310,821.00 $623,630.00 -$15,155.00 $42.87 $70.00 7251 1617 8 0 56.05% 0.69%