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.
  • Playwright: Langston Hughes, Zora Neale Hurston

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%