How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

Musical
Window-washer J. Pierrepont Finch schemes his way to the top of the World Wide Wicket Corporation in Frank Loesser, Abe Burrows, Jack Weinstock and Willie Gilbert's musical satire of big business.
  • Music: Frank Loesser
  • Book: Abe Burrows, Jack Weinstock, Willie Gilbert
  • Lyrics: Frank Loesser

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1995 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Nominee
1995 Outstanding Musical Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
1995 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Winner
1995 Outstanding Revival of a Musical Nominee
Tony Award
1995 Actor in a Musical Winner
1995 Choreography Nominee
1995 Direction of a Musical Nominee
1995 Revival of a Musical 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
Jul 14, 1996 7 $556,175.00 $0.00 $69,891.00 $51.12 $67.50 10880 1365 8 0 99.63% 1.50%
Jul 7, 1996 6 $486,284.00 $0.00 -$15,925.00 $45.38 $67.50 10716 1365 8 0 98.13% -0.61%
Jun 30, 1996 5 $502,209.00 $0.00 -$440.00 $46.58 $67.50 10782 1365 8 0 98.74% 0.51%
Jun 23, 1996 4 $502,649.00 $0.00 $62,460.00 $46.86 $67.50 10727 1365 8 0 98.23% 6.15%