The Importance of Being Earnest

The Importance of Being Earnest

Broadway
Comedy
Drama
SYNOPSIS: Two wealthy London bachelors each pretend to be a fictitious man called Earnest in order to win over two eligible young ladies, despite the ladies' avowed preference for that name alone — and the interference of the intimidatingly proper Lady Bracknell — in Oscar Wilde's "trivial comedy for serious people."
People (111)

Awards

Clarence Derwent Award
2011 Most Promising Male Performer Winner
Drama Desk Award
2011 Outstanding Costume Design Nominee
2011 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Winner
2011 Outstanding Revival of a Play Nominee
Drama League
2011 Distinguished Revival of a Play Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
2011 Outstanding Costume Design Nominee
2011 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Winner
2011 Outstanding Revival of a Play Nominee
2011 Outstanding Set Design Nominee
Tony Award
2011 Actor in a Play Nominee
2011 Costume Design of a Play Winner
2011 Revival of a Play Nominee

QUICK STATS

(as of Jun 26, 2011) Total Current Gross: $8,012,925 Highest Weekly Gross: $385,969 (Week Ending Feb 13, 2011)   Average Ticket Price: $64.52 Average % Capacity: 75.62%

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
Jun 26, 2011 4 $338,319.00 $681,800.00 $85,807.00 $66.21 $0.00 5110 740 8 0 86.32% 17.91%
Jun 19, 2011 3 $252,512.00 $681,800.00 $15,573.00 $62.35 $0.00 4050 740 8 0 68.41% 2.51%
Jun 12, 2011 2 $236,939.00 $681,800.00 $45,968.00 $60.74 $0.00 3901 740 8 0 65.90% 9.92%
Jun 5, 2011 1 $190,971.00 $681,800.00 -$29,621.00 $57.63 $0.00 3314 740 8 0 55.98% -7.94%
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