The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Broadway
Musical
Original
SYNOPSIS: The tale of several socially awkward youngsters finding joy, heartache and a purpose in competing at the regional spelling bee features a score by William Finn and a book by Rachel Sheinkin.
People (128)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
2005 Outstanding Book of a Musical Winner
2005 Outstanding Director of a Musical Winner
2005 Outstanding Ensemble Performance Winner
2005 Outstanding Lyrics Nominee
2005 Outstanding Music Nominee
2005 Outstanding Musical Nominee
Drama League
2005 Distinguished Production of a Musical Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
2005 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Winner
Theatre World
2005 Theatre World Award Winner
2005 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
2005 Book of a Musical Winner
2005 Direction of a Musical Nominee
2005 Featured Actor in a Musical Winner
2005 Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
2005 Musical Nominee
2005 Original Score Nominee

QUICK STATS

(as of Jan 20, 2008) Total Current Gross: $45,625,516 Highest Weekly Gross: $548,672 (Week Ending Dec 31, 2006)   Average Ticket Price: $66.83 Average % Capacity: 84.91%

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 20, 2008 34 $282,053.00 $456,768.00 $63,582.00 $60.51 $175.00 4661 684 8 0 85.18% 12.21%
Jan 13, 2008 33 $218,471.00 $456,768.00 -$39,365.00 $54.71 $175.00 3993 684 8 0 72.97% -6.31%
Jan 6, 2008 32 $257,836.00 $456,768.00 -$126,644.00 $59.44 $175.00 4338 684 8 0 79.28% -8.75%
Dec 30, 2007 31 $384,480.00 $456,768.00 $156,872.00 $79.82 $175.00 4817 684 8 0 88.03% 17.25%