Art

Comedy - Original

Royale Theatre

  • First Preview: February 12, 1998
  • Opening Date: March 1, 1998
  • Closing Date: August 8, 1999
  • Previews: 20
  • Performances: 600

Playwright: Yasmina Reza

Synopsis

The relationship among three friends is turned upside down when one of them purchases a pure white painting.

 

Opening Night Production Credits

Yasmina Reza Yasmina Reza Writer
Christopher Hampton Christopher Hampton Translator
  Gary Yershon Composer
Matthew Warchus Matthew Warchus Director
Mark Thompson Mark Thompson Scenic Design
Mark Thompson Mark Thompson Costume Design
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1998 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Alfred Molina Winner
1998 Outstanding Play Yasmina Reza Nominee

Drama League

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1998 Distinguished Production of a Play   Nominee

New York Drama Critics' Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1998 Best Play Yasmina Reza Winner

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1998 Outstanding Director of a Play Matthew Warchus Nominee
1998 Outstanding New Broadway Play Yasmina Reza Nominee
1998 Special Award Alan Alda
Victor Garber
Alfred Molina
Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1998 Actor in a Play Alfred Molina Nominee
1998 Direction of a Play Matthew Warchus Nominee
1998 Play Yasmina Reza Winner

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
Aug. 8, 1999 10 $299,051
$456,072
$31,347 $40.51
$60.00
7383
1072
8
0
86.09% 8.33%
Aug. 1, 1999 9 $267,704
$456,072
$16,684 $40.14
$60.00
6669
1072
8
0
77.76% 2.24%
Jul. 25, 1999 8 $251,020
$456,072
$5,962 $38.76
$60.00
6477
1072
8
0
75.52% 0.47%
Jul. 18, 1999 7 $245,058
$456,072
- $38.08
$60.00
6436
1072
8
0
75.05% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,062,833
$1,824,288
  $39.37 26965
34304
32
0
78.61 %  
Cumulative
  $24,287,247
$35,233,285
  $45.47
$60.00
529168
664640
600
20
79.62 %  
 
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