I Hate Hamlet

Broadway
Comedy
Original
An actor retreating from a canceled TV series to play Hamlet in Central Park has a crippling fear of the role, and he gets counseled by the ghost of one of its most celebrated interpreters, John Barrymore.

Awards

Clarence Derwent Award
1991 Most Promising Female Performer Winner
Drama Desk Award
1991 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
1991 Outstanding Actor in a Play Nominee
1991 Outstanding Debut Performance Winner
Theatre World
1991 Theatre World Award Winner
1991 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1991 Featured Actor in 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
Jun 23, 1991 3 $115,930.00 $0.00 $29,384.00 $18.25 $0.00 6353 945 8 0 84.03% 17.75%
Jun 16, 1991 2 $86,546.00 $0.00 $2,653.00 $17.27 $0.00 5011 945 8 0 66.28% 9.48%
Jun 9, 1991 1 $83,893.00 $0.00 $105.00 $19.54 $0.00 4294 945 8 0 56.80% -6.32%
Jun 2, 1991 52 $83,788.00 $0.00 -$24,445.00 $17.56 $0.00 4772 945 8 0 63.12% -14.63%