The Invention of Love

The Invention of Love

Broadway
Play
Drama
Original
SYNOPSIS: Tom Stoppard envisions the venerated English poet A.E. Houseman taking his final journey across the river Styx and meeting (and interacting with) his younger self, seen as a student at Oxford dealing with unrequited love for a classmate.
People (126)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
2001 Outstanding Actor in a Play Winner
2001 Outstanding Director of a Play Winner
2001 Outstanding Lighting Design Nominee
2001 Outstanding Play Nominee
2001 Outstanding Set Design for a Play Winner
Drama League
2001 Distinguished Production of a Play Nominee
New York Drama Critics' Circle
2001 Best Play Winner
Outer Critics Circle
2001 Outstanding Actor in a Play Winner
2001 Outstanding Director of a Play Winner
2001 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Winner
2001 Outstanding Lighting Design Winner
2001 Outstanding New Broadway Play Nominee
2001 Outstanding Set Design Nominee
Tony Award
2001 Best Actor in a Play Winner
2001 Best Direction of a Play Nominee
2001 Best Featured Actor in a Play Winner
2001 Play Nominee
2001 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Nominee

QUICK STATS

(as of Jul 1, 2001) Total Current Gross: $3,918,862 Highest Weekly Gross: $299,018 (Week Ending Jul 1, 2001)   Average Ticket Price: $37.45 Average % Capacity: 82.95%

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
Jul 1, 2001 5 $299,018.00 $404,321.00 $39,846.00 $42.78 $60.00 6989 906 8 0 96.43% 10.89%
Jun 24, 2001 4 $259,172.00 $404,321.00 $30,011.00 $41.80 $60.00 6200 906 8 0 85.54% 10.64%
Jun 17, 2001 3 $229,161.00 $404,321.00 $10,723.00 $42.21 $60.00 5429 906 8 0 74.90% 5.38%
Jun 10, 2001 2 $218,438.00 $404,321.00 $28,464.00 $43.35 $60.00 5039 906 8 0 69.52% 1.29%

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