The Seagull

Drama - Revival

Walter Kerr Theatre

  • First Preview: September 16, 2008
  • Opening Date: October 2, 2008
  • Closing Date: December 21, 2008
  • Previews: 18
  • Performances: 94

Playwright: Anton Chekhov

Synopsis

Famous actress Irina Arkadina is obsessed with a callous lover, dismissive of her frustrated son and suspicious of an admiring young woman. Anton Chekhov's 1895 play explores the tensions between mothers, sons, lovers, friends and servants.

 

Opening Night Cast

Kristin Scott Thomas in The Seagull Kristin Scott Thomas Madame Arkadina
Peter Sarsgaard in The Seagull Peter Sarsgaard Trigorin
Mackenzie Crook in The Seagull Mackenzie Crook Konstantin Treplev
Art Malik in The Seagull Art Malik Dr. Dorn
Carey Mulligan in The Seagull Carey Mulligan Nina
Pearce Quigley in The Seagull Pearce Quigley Medvedenko
Peter Wight in The Seagull Peter Wight Sorin
Zoe Kazan in The Seagull Zoe Kazan Masha
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Opening Night Production Credits

Anton Chekhov Anton Chekhov Writer
Christopher Hampton Christopher Hampton New Version
Stephen Warbeck Stephen Warbeck Composer
Ian Rickson Ian Rickson Director
Hildegard Bechtler Hildegard Bechtler Scenic Design
Hildegard Bechtler Hildegard Bechtler Costume Design
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2009 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Carey Mulligan Nominee
2009 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Zoe Kazan Nominee

Drama League

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2009 Distinguished Revival of a Play   Nominee

Grosses

Week Ending Week # This Week Gross
Potential Gross
Diff $ Avg Ticket
Top Ticket
Seats Sold
Seats in Theatre
Perfs
(Prev)
% Cap
This Week
Diff %
Cap
Dec. 21, 2008 30 $483,214
$679,190
$63,602 $76.49
$108.00
6317
947
8
0
83.38% 10.60%
Dec. 14, 2008 29 $419,612
$679,190
-$34,903 $76.10
$108.00
5514
947
8
0
72.78% -0.78%
Dec. 7, 2008 28 $454,515
$679,190
$14,917 $81.56
$108.00
5573
947
8
0
73.56% -6.02%
Nov. 30, 2008 27 $439,598
$679,190
- $72.91
$108.00
6029
947
8
0
79.58% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,796,939
$2,716,760
  $76.76 23433
30304
32
0
77.33 %  
Cumulative
  $6,430,741
$9,508,660
  $74.80
$252.00
85825
106064
94
18
80.92 %  
 
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