The Country Girl

Play - Revival

Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre

  • First Preview: April 3, 2008
  • Opening Date: April 27, 2008
  • Closing Date: July 20, 2008
  • Previews: 25
  • Performances: 97

Playwright: Clifford Odets

Synopsis

Washed-up actor Frank Elgin receives a final chance for a comeback from a young director who remembers Elgin at his best. Elgin's career, future and relationship with his beleaguered wife lay at the mercy of his struggles with alcohol.

 

Opening Night Cast

Morgan Freeman in The Country Girl Morgan Freeman Frank Elgin
Frances McDormand in The Country Girl Frances McDormand Georgie Elgin
Peter Gallagher in The Country Girl Peter Gallagher Bernie Dodd
Remy Auberjonois in The Country Girl Remy Auberjonois Paul Unger
Anna Camp in The Country Girl Anna Camp Nancy Stoddard
Joe Roland in The Country Girl Joe Roland Ralph
Lucas Caleb  Rooney in The Country Girl Lucas Caleb Rooney Larry
Chip Zien in The Country Girl Chip Zien Phil Cook
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Opening Night Production Credits

Clifford Odets Clifford Odets Playwright
Jon Robin Baitz Jon Robin Baitz Material Revisions
Mike Nichols Mike Nichols Director
Tim Hatley Tim Hatley Scenic Design
Albert Wolsky Albert Wolsky Costume Design
Natasha Katz Natasha Katz Lighting Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 2007 - 2008

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2008 Outstanding Actress in a Play Frances McDormand Nominee
2008 Outstanding 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
Jul. 20, 2008 8 $382,213
$743,719
$35,322 $64.87
$298.50
5892
1078
8
0
68.32% 6.28%
Jul. 13, 2008 7 $346,891
$743,719
$6,449 $64.84
$298.50
5350
1078
8
0
62.04% -18.77%
Jul. 6, 2008 6 $340,442
$743,719
$15,030 $48.85
$298.50
6969
1078
8
0
80.81% 30.02%
Jun. 29, 2008 5 $325,412
$743,719
- $74.29
$298.50
4380
1078
8
0
50.79% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,394,958
$2,974,876
  $63.21 22591
34496
32
0
65.49 %  
Cumulative
  $5,949,235
$11,341,715
  $73.75
$300.00
81577
133566
97
25
61.08 %  
 
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