Artist Descending a Staircase

Broadway
Play
Original
Dadaist artists Martello and Beauchamp accuse each other of pushing their elderly (and now traditionalist) colleague Donner down a staircase, in this satirical thriller by Tom Stoppard that follows the men's friendships from 1914 to 1972.

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1990 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Nominee
1990 Outstanding Lighting Design 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
Dec 31, 1989 31 $142,637.00 $0.00 $80,340.00 $36.46 $0.00 3912 499 8 0 98.00% 40.36%
Dec 24, 1989 30 $62,297.00 $0.00 -$1,936.00 $27.07 $0.00 2301 499 8 0 57.64% -0.20%
Dec 17, 1989 29 $64,233.00 $0.00 -$17,525.00 $27.82 $0.00 2309 499 8 0 57.84% -24.05%
Dec 10, 1989 28 $81,758.00 $0.00 $9,133.00 $25.01 $0.00 3269 499 8 0 81.89% 14.08%