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Broadway
Solo
Original
Lily Tomlin plays multiple roles in Jane Wagner's one-woman play, a comedic look at and critique of contemporary American society.
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Awards

Drama Desk Award
1986 Outstanding Actress in a Play Winner
1986 Outstanding Music in a Play Winner
1986 Unique Theatrical Experience Winner
New York Drama Critics' Circle
1986 Special Citation Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1986 Outstanding Actress in a Play Winner
Tony Award
1986 Actress in a Play Winner

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
Oct 5, 1986 18 $200,000.00 $0.00 -$19,839.00 $27.78 $0.00 7200 1079 7 0 95.33% -4.56%
Sep 28, 1986 17 $219,839.00 $0.00 $10,488.00 $29.14 $0.00 7545 1079 7 0 99.89% 2.63%
Sep 21, 1986 16 $209,351.00 $0.00 $5,804.00 $28.50 $0.00 7346 1079 7 0 97.26% 1.46%
Sep 14, 1986 15 $203,547.00 $0.00 $26,040.00 $28.13 $0.00 7236 1079 7 0 95.80% 6.74%