Memphis

Broadway
Musical
Original
Inspired by the legendary DJ Dewey Phillips and set against a rock-and-roll score, Memphis follows a 1950s disc jockey who plays African-American music for his white listeners, and soon he begins to fall for a talented black singer.
Drama Desk Award
2010 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Nominee
2010 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Winner
2010 Outstanding Book of a Musical Nominee
2010 Outstanding Choreography Nominee
2010 Outstanding Music Winner
2010 Outstanding Musical Winner
2010 Outstanding Orchestrations Winner
Drama League
2010 Distinguished Production of a Musical Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
2010 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Nominee
2010 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Winner
2010 Outstanding Choreographer Winner
2010 Outstanding Director of a Musical Nominee
2010 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
2010 Outstanding New Broadway Musical Winner
2010 Outstanding New Score Winner
Tony Award
2010 Actor in a Musical Nominee
2010 Actress in a Musical Nominee
2010 Book of a Musical Winner
2010 Costume Design of a Musical Nominee
2010 Direction of a Musical Nominee
2010 Musical Winner
2010 Orchestrations Winner
2010 Original Score 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
Aug 5, 2012 10 $657,688.00 $1,228,100.00 $54,718.00 $68.87 $250.00 9550 1470 8 0 81.21% 3.09%
Jul 29, 2012 9 $602,970.00 $1,228,100.00 $919.00 $65.63 $250.00 9187 1470 8 0 78.12% 0.71%
Jul 22, 2012 8 $602,051.00 $1,228,100.00 $10,330.00 $66.14 $250.00 9103 1470 8 0 77.41% 1.76%
Jul 15, 2012 7 $591,721.00 $1,228,100.00 $57,612.00 $66.52 $250.00 8896 1470 8 0 75.65% 7.59%