Electra

Electra

Broadway
Tragedy
SYNOPSIS: Greek princess Electra waits for her brother, Orestes, to return home and help her plan revenge on their mother, Clytemnestra, for her murdering of their father, Agamemnon, in Sophocles' tragedy.

This new version by Frank McGuinness, commissioned by the Donmar Warehouse, opened at the Chichester Festival Theatre on September 11, 1997, at the Donmar Warehouse Theatre on October 21, 1997 and on September 18, 1998 at McCarter Theatre,Princeton, NJ, Emily Mann, Artistic Director/Jeffrey Woodward, Managing Director
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Awards

Drama Desk Award
1999 Outstanding Actress in a Play Nominee
1999 Outstanding Revival of a Play Nominee
1999 Outstanding Sound Design Nominee
Drama League
1999 Distinguished Production of a Revival Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
1999 Outstanding Actress in a Play Nominee
1999 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Winner
1999 Outstanding Revival of a Play Nominee
Tony Award
1999 Best Actress in a Play Nominee
1999 Best Featured Actress in a Play Nominee
1999 Best Revival of a Play Nominee

QUICK STATS

(as of Mar 21, 1999) Total Current Gross: $4,629,683 Highest Weekly Gross: $397,011 (Week Ending Jan 17, 1999)   Average Ticket Price: $41.80 Average % Capacity: 75.89%

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
Mar 21, 1999 42 $284,545.00 $354,753.00 $32,861.00 $41.00 $60.00 6940 1086 7 0 91.29% 9.10%
Mar 14, 1999 41 $251,684.00 $354,753.00 $16,970.00 $40.28 $60.00 6248 1086 7 0 82.19% 7.50%
Mar 7, 1999 40 $234,714.00 $354,753.00 $20,215.00 $41.34 $60.00 5678 1086 7 0 74.69% 8.84%
Feb 28, 1999 39 $214,499.00 $354,753.00 $388.00 $42.85 $60.00 5006 1086 7 0 65.85% 0.83%
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