The Nance

Broadway
Original
The Nance tells the story of Chauncey Miles, a headline nance performer in New York burlesque, who also happens to be a homosexual. Playwright Douglas Carter Beane paints the portrait of a homosexual man living and working in the secretive and dangerous gay world of 1930s New York.

Awards

Drama Desk Award
2013 Outstanding Actor in a Play Nominee
2013 Outstanding Music in a Play Winner
Drama League
2013 Distinguished Performance Winner
2013 Distinguished Production of a Play Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
2013 Outstanding Actor in a Play Winner
2013 Outstanding Director of a Play Winner
2013 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Nominee
2013 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Nominee
2013 Outstanding New Broadway Play Nominee
2013 Outstanding Set Design Nominee
Theatre World
2013 Dorothy Loudon Award for Excellence Winner
Tony Award
2013 Actor in a Play Nominee
2013 Costume Design of a Play Winner
2013 Lighting Design of a Play Nominee
2013 Scenic Design of a Play Winner
2013 Sound Design of a Play 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
Aug 11, 2013 11 $444,605.00 $774,500.00 $92,278.00 $74.75 $0.00 5948 916 8 0 81.17% 13.87%
Aug 4, 2013 10 $352,327.00 $774,500.00 -$11,331.00 $71.44 $0.00 4932 916 8 0 67.30% -0.58%
Jul 28, 2013 9 $363,658.00 $774,500.00 -$17,120.00 $73.11 $0.00 4974 916 8 0 67.88% -0.65%
Jul 21, 2013 8 $380,778.00 $774,500.00 $29,853.00 $75.82 $0.00 5022 916 8 0 68.53% 11.19%