The Will Rogers Follies

Broadway
Musical
Original
The life of Will Rogers, the comedian and headliner of the Ziegfeld Follies, is told through a series of Follies-like variety acts and lavish production numbers, directed and choreographed by Tommy Tune.
  • Music: Cy Coleman
  • Book: Peter Stone
  • Lyrics: Betty Comden, Adolph Green
People (321)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1991 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Nominee
1991 Outstanding Choreography Winner
1991 Outstanding Music Winner
1991 Outstanding Musical Winner
1991 Outstanding Orchestrations Nominee
New York Drama Critics' Circle
1991 Best Musical Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1992 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Nominee
1992 Outstanding Choreography Nominee
1992 Outstanding New Broadway Musical Nominee
Tony Award
1991 Actor in a Musical Nominee
1991 Actress in a Musical Nominee
1991 Book of a Musical Nominee
1991 Choreography Winner
1991 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Winner
1991 Direction of a Musical Winner
1991 Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
1991 Lighting Design (Play or Musical) Winner
1991 Musical Winner
1991 Original Score Winner
1991 Scenic Design (Play or 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
Sep 5, 1993 14 $329,365.00 $0.00 $32,472.00 $39.26 $0.00 8390 1420 8 0 73.86% 7.73%
Aug 29, 1993 13 $296,893.00 $0.00 -$39,892.00 $39.52 $0.00 7512 1420 8 0 66.13% -9.02%
Aug 22, 1993 12 $336,785.00 $0.00 $6,314.00 $39.45 $0.00 8537 1420 8 0 75.15% 2.58%
Aug 15, 1993 11 $330,471.00 $0.00 -$13,714.00 $40.09 $0.00 8244 1420 8 0 72.57% -7.17%