The Gospel at Colonus

Broadway
Musical
Original
Sophocles' Oedipus at Colonus, in which the exiled king Oedipus seeks a place where he may be properly buried, is retold as a gospel musical within the framework of a Pentecostal church service.
People (100)

Awards

Tony Award
1988 Book 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
May 15, 1988 50 $156,718.00 $0.00 $13,201.00 $27.41 $0.00 5718 1482 8 0 48.23% 11.61%
May 8, 1988 49 $143,517.00 $0.00 $26,218.00 $33.05 $0.00 4342 1482 8 0 36.62% 10.03%
May 1, 1988 48 $117,299.00 $0.00 -$5,196.00 $37.20 $0.00 3153 1482 8 0 26.59% -4.15%
Apr 24, 1988 47 $122,495.00 $0.00 $4,624.00 $33.62 $0.00 3644 1482 8 0 30.74% -18.21%