Death and the King's Horseman

Broadway
Drama
Original
A Nigerian chief prepares to commit suicide as a ritual means of joining his predecessor in the next world — until a British commanding officer intervenes with the argument that this act violates his country's code of conduct.

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
Mar 29, 1987 43 $90,087.00 $0.00 $12,217.00 $15.51 $0.00 5809 1108 8 0 65.53% 2.92%
Mar 22, 1987 42 $77,870.00 $0.00 $9,876.00 $14.03 $0.00 5550 1108 8 0 62.61% 8.50%
Mar 15, 1987 41 $67,994.00 $0.00 -$2,081.00 $14.18 $0.00 4796 1108 8 0 54.11% -2.94%
Mar 8, 1987 40 $70,075.00 $0.00 $7,156.00 $13.86 $0.00 5057 1108 8 0 57.05% 2.67%