Jelly's Last Jam

Jelly's Last Jam

Broadway
Musical
Original
SYNOPSIS: The troubled legacy of Jelly Roll Morton, a Creole man who claimed to have invented jazz but always shunned the black side of his heritage, is examined in musical terms as Morton faces death.
People (167)

Awards

Clarence Derwent Award
1992 Most Promising Female Performer Winner
Drama Desk Award
1992 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Winner
1992 Outstanding Book of a Musical Winner
1992 Outstanding Choreography Nominee
1992 Outstanding Choreography Nominee
1992 Outstanding Choreography Nominee
1992 Outstanding Costume Design Nominee
1992 Outstanding Director of a Musical Nominee
1992 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1992 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Winner
1992 Outstanding Lighting Design Winner
1992 Outstanding Lyrics Winner
1992 Outstanding Musical Nominee
1992 Outstanding Orchestrations Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1993 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Nominee
1993 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Winner
1993 Outstanding Choreography Winner
1993 Outstanding New Broadway Musical Nominee
Tony Award
1992 Actor in a Musical Winner
1992 Book of a Musical Nominee
1992 Choreography Nominee
1992 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1992 Direction of a Musical Nominee
1992 Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1992 Featured Actress in a Musical Winner
1992 Lighting Design (Play or Musical) Winner
1992 Musical Nominee
1992 Original Score Nominee
1992 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Nominee

QUICK STATS

(as of Sep 5, 1993) Total Current Gross: $31,571,770 Highest Weekly Gross: $406,667 (Week Ending May 31, 1992)   Average Ticket Price: $46.65 Average % Capacity: 89.99%

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
Sep 5, 1993 14 $356,456.00 $0.00 $55,653.00 $42.48 $0.00 8391 1233 8 0 85.07% 7.11%
Aug 29, 1993 13 $300,803.00 $0.00 -$9,082.00 $39.12 $0.00 7690 1233 8 0 77.96% -0.13%
Aug 22, 1993 12 $309,885.00 $0.00 -$16,737.00 $40.23 $0.00 7703 1233 8 0 78.09% -1.00%
Aug 15, 1993 11 $326,622.00 $0.00 -$28,135.00 $41.87 $0.00 7801 1233 8 0 79.09% -15.70%