Gem of the Ocean

Gem of the Ocean

Broadway
Musical
Original
SYNOPSIS: The penultimate entry in August Wilson's 10-play cycle on African-American life in Pittsburgh is set in 1904. Aunt Ester, a 285-year-old former slave, takes wandering fugitive Citizen Barlow into her home and guides him on a mystical journey toward healing his guilt over the crime he has committed.
People (108)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
2005 Outstanding Lighting Design Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
2005 Outstanding Lighting Design Nominee
2005 Outstanding New Broadway Play Nominee
Tony Award
2005 Best Actress in a Play Nominee
2005 Best Costume Design of a Play Nominee
2005 Best Lighting Design of a Play Nominee
2005 Best Scenic Design of a Play Nominee
2005 Play Nominee

QUICK STATS

(as of Feb 6, 2005) Total Current Gross: $2,577,530 Highest Weekly Gross: $220,138 (Week Ending Dec 5, 2004)   Average Ticket Price: $47.45 Average % Capacity: 66.36%

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
Feb 6, 2005 36 $295,381.00 $539,964.00 $71,834.00 $47.06 $85.00 6277 939 8 0 83.56% 15.06%
Jan 30, 2005 35 $223,547.00 $539,964.00 $38,277.00 $43.44 $85.00 5146 939 8 0 68.50% 14.35%
Jan 23, 2005 34 $185,270.00 $539,964.00 -$47,347.00 $45.54 $85.00 4068 939 8 0 54.15% -10.25%
Jan 16, 2005 33 $232,617.00 $539,964.00 -$21,307.00 $48.08 $85.00 4838 939 8 0 64.40% -6.82%

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