Play On!

Play On!

Broadway
Musical
Original
SYNOPSIS: William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night is re-set in 1940s Harlem to the music of Duke Ellington. In this retelling, would-be songwriter Vy must disguise herself as a man to get her songs heard by bandleader Duke and sung by the Cotton Club's star singer Lady Liv.

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1997 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
Drama League
1997 Distinguished Production of a Musical Nominee
Tony Award
1997 Actress in a Musical Nominee
1997 Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1997 Orchestrations Nominee

QUICK STATS

(as of May 11, 1997) Total Current Gross: $1,402,692 Highest Weekly Gross: $182,795 (Week Ending Mar 30, 1997)   Average Ticket Price: $22.94 Average % Capacity: 74.37%

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
May 11, 1997 50 $140,424.00 $0.00 $21,757.00 $23.49 $70.00 5979 1030 8 0 72.56% 11.77%
May 4, 1997 49 $118,667.00 $0.00 -$2,906.00 $23.69 $70.00 5009 1030 8 0 60.79% -15.75%
Apr 27, 1997 48 $121,573.00 $0.00 $560.00 $19.28 $70.00 6307 1030 8 0 76.54% 5.53%
Apr 20, 1997 47 $121,013.00 $0.00 $1,564.00 $20.68 $70.00 5851 1030 8 0 71.01% 9.15%