I Hate Hamlet

Play
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.
  • Playwright: Paul Rudnick

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%