The Man Who Came to Dinner

Comedy - Revival

American Airlines Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: June 30, 2000
  • Opening Date: July 27, 2000
  • Closing Date: October 8, 2000
  • Previews: 32
  • Performances: 85

Playwright: George S. Kaufman, Moss Hart

Synopsis

An acerbic theatre critic breaks his leg while on a lecture tour in the Midwest and is forced to stay a bit longer at the home of his host family, ultimately taking over the house with his demands and visiting Broadway luminary friends.

 

Opening Night Cast

Nathan Lane in The Man Who Came to Dinner Nathan Lane Sheridan Whiteside
Jean Smart in The Man Who Came to Dinner Jean Smart Lorraine Sheldon
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Opening Night Production Credits

George S.  Kaufman George S. Kaufman Writer
Moss Hart Moss Hart Writer
Jerry Zaks Jerry Zaks Director
Tony Walton Tony Walton Scenic Design
William Ivey Long William Ivey Long Costume Design
Paul Gallo Paul Gallo Lighting Design
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2001 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Lewis J. Stadlen Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2001 Outstanding Revival of a Play   Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2001 Actress in a Play Jean Smart 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
Oct. 8, 2000 19 $298,009
$349,943
-$11,082 $55.77
$65.00
5344
740
8
0
90.27% -5.90%
Oct. 1, 2000 18 $309,091
$349,943
$20,631 $54.29
$65.00
5693
740
8
0
96.17% 1.37%
Sep. 24, 2000 17 $288,460
$349,943
$20,418 $51.40
$65.00
5612
740
8
0
94.80% -1.15%
Sep. 17, 2000 16 $268,042
$349,943
- $47.19
$65.00
5680
740
8
0
95.95% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,163,602
$1,399,772
  $52.16 22329
23680
32
0
94.29 %  
Cumulative
  $3,854,225
$5,164,522
  $48.51
$65.00
79268
86565
85
32
91.57 %  
 
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