The Goodbye Girl

Musical
Original
A dancer and single mother discovers that her boyfriend has abandoned her and sublet their New York apartment to an obnoxious Chicago actor. The conflicts and growing affection that result are musicalized by Marvin Hamlisch, David Zippel and Neil Simon, based on Simon's 1977 film.
  • Music: Marvin Hamlisch
  • Book: Neil Simon
  • Lyrics: David Zippel
People (180)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1993 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Nominee
1993 Outstanding Lyrics Nominee
1993 Outstanding Music Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
1993 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Winner
1993 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Nominee
1993 Outstanding New Broadway Musical Nominee
Theatre World
1993 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1993 Actor in a Musical Nominee
1993 Actress in a Musical Nominee
1993 Choreography Nominee
1993 Direction of a Musical Nominee
1993 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
Aug 15, 1993 11 $366,549.00 $0.00 -$8,195.00 $34.06 $0.00 10762 1592 8 0 84.50% -4.92%
Aug 8, 1993 10 $374,744.00 $0.00 $51,770.00 $32.91 $0.00 11388 1592 8 0 89.42% 9.50%
Aug 1, 1993 9 $322,974.00 $0.00 -$3,290.00 $31.73 $0.00 10179 1592 8 0 79.92% 0.89%
Jul 25, 1993 8 $326,264.00 $0.00 $21,571.00 $32.42 $0.00 10065 1592 8 0 79.03% 9.61%