The Constant Wife

Comedy - Revival

American Airlines Theatre

  • First Preview: May 27, 2005
  • Opening Date: June 16, 2005
  • Closing Date: August 21, 2005
  • Previews: 23
  • Performances: 77

Playwright: W. Somerset Maugham

Synopsis

W. Somerset Maugham's 1926 comedy of marital manners focuses on a cuckolded Constance Middleton, who pretends not to know her doctor husband is playing doctor with her best friend — until that friend's jealous husband confronts her.

 

Opening Night Cast

Kate Burton in The Constant Wife Kate Burton Constance Middleton
Michael Cumpsty in The Constant Wife Michael Cumpsty John Middleton, F.R.C.S.
John Dossett in The Constant Wife John Dossett Bernard Kersal
Lynn Redgrave in The Constant Wife Lynn Redgrave Mrs. Culver
Kathryn Meisle in The Constant Wife Kathryn Meisle Marie-Louise
Enid Graham in The Constant Wife Enid Graham Martha
John Ellison Conlee in The Constant Wife John Ellison Conlee Mortimer Durham
Denis Holmes in The Constant Wife Denis Holmes Bentley
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Opening Night Production Credits

W. Somerset Maugham W. Somerset Maugham Playwright
  David Van Tieghem Original Music
Mark Brokaw Mark Brokaw Director
Allen Moyer Allen Moyer Set Design
  Michael Krass Costume Design
Mary Louise Geiger Mary Louise Geiger Lighting Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 2005 - 2006

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2006 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Lynn Redgrave Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2006 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Lynn Redgrave Nominee
2006 Outstanding Revival of a Play   Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2006 Actress in a Play Lynn Redgrave Nominee
2006 Actress in a Play Kate Burton Nominee
2006 Costume Design of a Play Michael Krass Nominee
2006 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
Aug. 21, 2005 12 $293,729
$370,100
$7,835 $53.94
$86.25
5445
740
8
0
91.98% 1.64%
Aug. 14, 2005 11 $285,894
$370,100
-$4,330 $53.46
$86.25
5348
740
8
0
90.34% 3.60%
Aug. 7, 2005 10 $290,224
$370,100
$10,590 $56.52
$86.25
5135
740
8
0
86.74% 2.48%
Jul. 31, 2005 9 $279,634
$370,100
- $56.06
$86.25
4988
740
8
0
84.26% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,149,481
$1,480,400
  $55.00 20916
23680
32
0
88.33 %  
Cumulative
  $3,365,506
$4,626,250
  $52.92
$86.25
63263
74000
77
23
85.49 %  
 
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