42nd Street

Musical
Original
A chorus girl from Allentown, PA, steps into the starring role to save the show when its star breaks her leg, in this stage adaptation of the classic 1933 film musical.
  • Book: Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble
  • Music: Harry Warren
  • Lyrics: Al Dubin
People (240)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1981 Outstanding Choreography Winner
1981 Outstanding Costume Design Winner
1981 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1981 Outstanding Musical Nominee
Theatre World
1981 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1981 Book of a Musical Nominee
1981 Choreography Winner
1981 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1981 Direction of a Musical Nominee
1981 Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1981 Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
1981 Lighting Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1981 Musical Winner

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
Jan 8, 1989 32 $203,079.00 $0.00 -$171,863.00 $34.01 $0.00 5972 1583 8 0 47.16% -37.55%
Jan 1, 1989 31 $374,942.00 $0.00 $264,063.00 $34.95 $0.00 10728 1583 8 0 84.71% 54.74%
Dec 25, 1988 30 $110,879.00 $0.00 -$45,281.00 $29.21 $0.00 3796 1583 8 0 29.97% -11.66%
Dec 18, 1988 29 $156,160.00 $0.00 -$77,565.00 $29.62 $0.00 5272 1583 8 0 41.63% -18.33%