The Great Society

The Great Society

Broadway
Drama
Tony Award & Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan will return to Broadway with the second of his two exhilarating dramas celebrating Lyndon B. Johnson’s legacy: The Great Society. Director Bill Rauch (All The Way) reunites with Schenkkan after directing the premiere of The Great Society at Oregon Shakespeare Festival in 2014 and Seattle Rep in 2015. This new play is the companion piece to Schenkkan’s Tony Award-winning All The Way, depicting the tumultuous times that led to the conclusion of the Johnson presidency in 1968.

Capturing Johnson’s passionate and aggressive attempts to build a great society for all, The Great Society follows his epic triumph in a landslide election to the agonizing decision not to run for re-election just three years later. It was an era that would define history forever: the rise of the Civil Rights Movement, the deaths of Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy, the destruction of Vietnam, and the creation of some of the greatest social programs America has ever known—and one man was at the center of it all: LBJ.


SCHEDULE:
November 4 - 17 - Monday @7pm, Tuesday @7pm, Wednesday @1pm and 7pm, Thursday @7pm, Friday @8pm, Saturday @2pm and 8pm

November 18 - 23 - Monday @7pm, Tuesday @7pm, Wednesday @7pm, Thursday @7pm, Friday @8pm, Saturday @2pm and 8pm

November 25 - 30 - Monday @7pm, Tuesday @7pm, Wednesday @1pm and 7pm, Friday @2pm and 8pm, Saturday @2pm and 8pm
People (190)

QUICK STATS

(as of Nov 10, 2019) Total Current Gross: $3,688,952 Highest Weekly Gross: $413,429 (Week Ending Sep 15, 2019)   Average Ticket Price: $74.66 Average % Capacity: 64.75%

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
Nov 10, 2019 24 $375,184.00 $1,188,000.00 $5,533.50 $75.83 $225.00 4948 1060 8 0 58.35% 4.43%
Nov 3, 2019 23 $369,650.50 $1,188,000.00 -$34,494.50 $80.85 $225.00 4572 1060 8 0 53.92% -6.19%
Oct 27, 2019 22 $404,145.00 $1,188,000.00 -$1,645.50 $79.29 $225.00 5097 1060 8 0 60.11% 3.68%
Oct 20, 2019 21 $405,790.50 $1,188,000.00 $11,463.50 $84.80 $225.00 4785 1060 8 0 56.43% -5.40%
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