Mule Bone

Broadway
Play
Original
Two African-American male friends come to blows over a woman, and one goes to trial for knocking the other out with a mule bone, in this adaptation of an unfinished play by Langston Hughes and Zora Neale Hurston, based on one of Hurston's short stories.

Awards

Theatre World
1991 Theatre World Award Winner

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 $72,526.00 $0.00 $9,221.00 $16.67 $0.00 4350 1054 8 0 51.59% 5.71%
Apr 7, 1991 44 $63,305.00 $0.00 $5,769.00 $16.36 $0.00 3869 1054 8 0 45.88% 4.34%
Mar 31, 1991 43 $57,536.00 $0.00 -$3,193.00 $16.42 $0.00 3503 1054 8 0 41.54% 3.26%
Mar 24, 1991 42 $60,729.00 $0.00 -$24,847.00 $18.81 $0.00 3228 1054 8 0 38.28% -25.50%