The Tempest

Broadway
Play
Comedy
The magician and former duke Prospero, who has been exiled on an island with his daughter Miranda for years, plots revenge on the brother who usurped his throne with the help of the magical island creatures in his thrall, in one of William Shakespeare's final plays.
People (208)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1996 Outstanding Actor in a Play Nominee
1996 Outstanding Costume Design Nominee
1996 Outstanding Director of a Play Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
1996 Outstanding 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
Dec 31, 1995 31 $527,742.00 $500,125.00 $120,089.00 $56.66 $65.00 9314 1145 8 0 101.68% 14.88%
Dec 24, 1995 30 $407,653.00 $500,125.00 $27,650.00 $51.27 $65.00 7951 1145 8 0 86.80% 6.32%
Dec 17, 1995 29 $380,003.00 $500,125.00 -$8,673.00 $51.55 $65.00 7372 1145 8 0 80.48% -2.17%
Dec 10, 1995 28 $388,676.00 $500,125.00 -$1,652.00 $51.34 $65.00 7571 1145 8 0 82.65% -0.10%