The Mystery of Charles Dickens

Comedy - Original

Belasco Theatre

  • First Preview: April 18, 2002
  • Opening Date: April 25, 2002
  • Closing Date: May 12, 2002
  • Previews: 7
  • Performances: 20

Playwright: Peter Ackroyd

Synopsis

Peter Ackroyd's one-man play tells the story of beloved British novelist Charles Dickens, utilizing the characters from his novels throughout.

 

Opening Night Cast

Simon Callow Charles Dickens
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Peter Ackroyd Writer
  Patrick Garland Director
  Christopher Woods Design
Nick Richings Nick Richings Lighting Design
  Dodger Management Group General Manager
  Mark Shacket Company Manager
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2002 Outstanding Solo Performance Simon Callow Nominee

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2002 Theatre World Award Simon Callow 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
May 12, 2002 50 $98,416
$439,267
$7,451 $38.19
$66.25
2577
1018
8
0
31.64% -2.85%
May 5, 2002 49 $90,965
$439,267
$48,664 $32.38
$66.25
2809
1018
8
0
34.49% 15.29%
Apr. 28, 2002 48 $42,301
$384,359
$19,991 $30.92
$66.25
1368
1018
4
3
19.20% 0.24%
Apr. 21, 2002 47 $22,310
$219,633
- $28.90
$66.25
772
1018
0
4
18.96% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $253,992
$1,482,526
  $32.60 7526
27486
20
7
27.38 %  
Cumulative
  $253,992
$1,482,526
  $32.60
$66.25
7526
27486
20
7
27.38 %  
 
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