Oh, Kay!

Musical
This classic Gershwin musical depicts the adventures of two bootleggers — Lady Kay and her brother, the Duke of Durham — in Prohibition-era Long Island.


This revised revival of the classic Gershwin musical is re-set in Jazz Age Harlem and features an all-black cast. Prohibition-era nightclub hijinks and bootlegging bring together a millionaire and a mysterious woman named Kay.
  • Music: George Gershwin
  • Book: Guy Bolton, P. G. Wodehouse
  • Lyrics: Ira Gershwin
People (153)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1991 Outstanding Choreography Nominee
Theatre World
1991 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1991 Choreography Nominee
1991 Featured Actor in 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
Apr 14, 1991 45 $56,798.00 $0.00 -$6,731.00 $12.38 $0.00 4588 1492 0 8 38.44% -17.53%
Apr 7, 1991 44 $63,529.00 $0.00 -$90,026.00 $9.51 $0.00 6681 1492 0 8 55.97% 15.34%
Jan 6, 1991 31 $153,555.00 $0.00 -$126,428.00 $35.57 $0.00 4317 1328 8 0 40.63% -16.75%
Dec 30, 1990 30 $279,983.00 $0.00 $149,987.00 $45.93 $0.00 6096 1328 8 0 57.38% 11.69%