Once on This Island

Once on This Island

Broadway
Musical
Special
Benefit
Original
SYNOPSIS: Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty's Caribbean-influenced musical folk tale tells the story of Ti Moune, a peasant girl who falls in love with the well-born Daniel and is aided by the gods of earth, water and love in her quest to be with him.
People (88)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1991 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
1991 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Nominee
1991 Outstanding New Broadway Musical Nominee
Theatre World
1991 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1991 Book of a Musical Nominee
1991 Choreography Nominee
1991 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1991 Direction of a Musical Nominee
1991 Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
1991 Lighting Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1991 Musical Nominee
1991 Original Score 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
Dec 1, 1991 26 $140,532.00 $0.00 $55,170.00 $31.13 $0.00 4515 802 8 0 70.37% 17.19%
Nov 24, 1991 25 $85,362.00 $0.00 -$6,437.00 $25.02 $0.00 3412 802 8 0 53.18% -9.68%
Nov 17, 1991 24 $91,799.00 $0.00 -$11,947.00 $22.76 $0.00 4033 802 8 0 62.86% -2.62%
Nov 10, 1991 23 $103,746.00 $0.00 $12,836.00 $24.70 $0.00 4201 802 8 0 65.48% 6.60%