State Fair

Broadway
Musical
Original
The Frake family journeys to the annual state fair in Iowa, where the parents enter hog contests and mincemeat and jelly competitions and the children find romance with big-city types, in this stage adaptation of Rodgers and Hammerstein's 1945 film musical.
  • Music: Richard Rodgers
  • Book: Louis Mattioli, Tom Briggs
  • Lyrics: Oscar Hammerstein II

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1996 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1996 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1996 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
Drama League
1996 Distinguished Production of a Musical Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
1996 Outstanding New Broadway Musical Nominee
Tony Award
1996 Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1996 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
Jun 30, 1996 5 $160,301.00 $0.00 $5,857.00 $37.83 $75.00 4237 989 8 0 53.55% 8.77%
Jun 23, 1996 4 $154,444.00 $0.00 -$4,744.00 $43.59 $75.00 3543 989 8 0 44.78% 0.05%
Jun 16, 1996 3 $159,188.00 $0.00 -$4,530.00 $44.98 $75.00 3539 989 8 0 44.73% -1.23%
Jun 9, 1996 2 $163,718.00 $0.00 $10,813.00 $45.03 $75.00 3636 989 8 0 45.96% 1.39%