Chess

Chess

Broadway
Benefit
Original
SYNOPSIS: American and Russian chess champions play a match against each other — and compete for the same woman — at the height of the Cold War.
People (138)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1988 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Nominee
1988 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Nominee
1988 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1988 Outstanding Lighting Design Nominee
1988 Outstanding Music Nominee
Theatre World
1988 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1988 Actor in a Musical Nominee
1988 Actress 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
Jun 26, 1988 4 $352,698.00 $0.00 $11,176.00 $36.07 $0.00 9779 1406 8 0 86.94% 3.39%
Jun 19, 1988 3 $341,522.00 $0.00 -$30,699.00 $36.34 $0.00 9398 1406 8 0 83.55% -5.64%
Jun 12, 1988 2 $372,221.00 $0.00 $48,362.00 $37.10 $0.00 10032 1406 8 0 89.19% 11.40%
Jun 5, 1988 1 $323,859.00 $0.00 -$5,157.00 $37.01 $0.00 8750 1406 8 0 77.79% -0.73%