Twentieth Century

Comedy - Revival

American Airlines Theatre

  • First Preview: February 27, 2004
  • Opening Date: March 25, 2004
  • Closing Date: June 6, 2004
  • Previews: 27
  • Performances: 84

Playwright: Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur

Synopsis

A struggling Broadway producer tries to get a former lover, now a Hollywood star, to sign a contract to star in his latest (and as yet un-conceived) play as they travel on the luxury train Twentieth Century Limited from Chicago to New York.

 

Opening Night Cast

Alec Baldwin in Twentieth Century Alec Baldwin Oscar Jaffe
Anne Heche in Twentieth Century Anne Heche Lily Garland
Tom Aldredge in Twentieth Century Tom Aldredge Matthew Clark
Terry Beaver in Twentieth Century Terry Beaver Conductor
Patrick Boll in Twentieth Century Patrick Boll First Detective
Ensemble
Dan Butler in Twentieth Century Dan Butler Owen O'Malley
Stephen DeRosa in Twentieth Century Stephen DeRosa First Beard
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Ben Hecht Playwright
  Charles MacArthur Playwright
Ken Ludwig Ken Ludwig New Adaptation
Walter Bobbie Walter Bobbie Director
John Lee Beatty John Lee Beatty Set Design
William Ivey Long William Ivey Long Costume Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 2003 - 2004

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2004 Outstanding Set Design of a Play John Lee Beatty Winner

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2004 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Julie Halston Nominee
2004 Outstanding Set Design John Lee Beatty Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2004 Actress in a Play Anne Heche Nominee
2004 Featured Actor in a Play Tom Aldredge 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
Jun. 6, 2004 1 $259,661
$349,905
-$5,092 $57.75
$86.25
4496
740
8
0
75.95% -3.32%
May 30, 2004 53 $264,753
$349,905
-$41,684 $56.41
$86.25
4693
740
8
0
79.27% -9.77%
May 23, 2004 52 $306,437
$349,905
$9,223 $58.14
$86.25
5271
740
8
0
89.04% 2.27%
May 16, 2004 51 $297,214
$349,905
- $57.86
$86.25
5137
740
8
0
86.77% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,128,065
$1,399,620
  $57.54 19597
23680
32
0
82.76 %  
Cumulative
  $3,869,161
$4,859,740
  $53.53
$86.25
72398
82140
84
27
88.14 %  
 
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