Present Laughter

Play
In Noel Coward's semi-autobiographical comedy, Present Laughter follows a self-obsessed actor in the midst of a mid-life crisis who freely indulges his considerable appetite for wine, women and sleeping late.
  • Playwright: Noël Coward
People (122)

Awards

Clarence Derwent Award
1997 Most Promising Female Performer Winner
Drama Desk Award
1997 Outstanding Actor in a Play Nominee
1997 Outstanding Costume Design Nominee
1997 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Nominee
1997 Outstanding Revival of a Play Nominee
1997 Outstanding Set Design for a Play Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
1997 Outstanding Actor in a Play Nominee
1997 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Winner
1997 Outstanding Revival of a Play Nominee
Theatre World
1997 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1997 Revival of a Play Nominee

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
Apr 20, 1997 47 $177,252.00 $0.00 $48,638.00 $29.60 $55.00 5989 936 8 0 79.98% 20.08%
Apr 13, 1997 46 $128,614.00 $0.00 -$3,452.00 $28.68 $55.00 4485 936 8 0 59.90% -4.55%
Apr 6, 1997 45 $132,066.00 $0.00 -$40,934.00 $27.37 $55.00 4826 936 8 0 64.45% -16.13%
Mar 30, 1997 44 $173,000.00 $0.00 $11,733.00 $28.67 $55.00 6034 936 8 0 80.58% 4.65%