The Farnsworth Invention

The Farnsworth Invention

Broadway
Drama
Original
SYNOPSIS: Sorkin's historical drama follows the parallel lives of Philo Farnsworth, a young inventor on a Utah farm, and David Sarnoff, the Russian immigrant who became the president of RCA, as they battle for patent rights of the new-fangled television.
People (220)

Awards

Drama League
2008 Distinguished Production of a Play Nominee
Theatre World
2008 Theatre World Award Winner

QUICK STATS

(as of Mar 2, 2008) Total Current Gross: $4,512,535 Highest Weekly Gross: $186,343 (Week Ending Feb 3, 2008)   Average Ticket Price: $53.20 Average % Capacity: 49.78%

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 2, 2008 40 $251,862.00 $699,710.00 $19,996.00 $55.93 $201.50 4503 1005 8 0 56.01% 3.16%
Feb 24, 2008 39 $231,866.00 $699,710.00 -$18,174.00 $54.57 $201.50 4249 1005 8 0 52.85% -1.57%
Feb 17, 2008 38 $250,040.00 $699,710.00 $54,314.00 $57.15 $201.50 4375 1005 8 0 54.42% 11.66%
Feb 10, 2008 37 $195,726.00 $699,710.00 $9,383.00 $56.93 $201.50 3438 1005 8 0 42.76% -0.44%