Hamlet

Tragedy - Revival

Belasco Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: April 14, 1995
  • Opening Date: May 2, 1995
  • Closing Date: July 22, 1995
  • Previews: 19
  • Performances: 91

Playwright: William Shakespeare

Synopsis

Hamlet, a Danish prince, discovers that his uncle Claudius murdered his father and took the throne; Hamlet's mother has married the usurper. Shakespeare's tragedy of betrayal and revenge is considered among the greatest plays in the English language.

 

Opening Night Cast

Francesca Annis Gertrude
Ralph Fiennes in Hamlet Ralph Fiennes Hamlet
Tara FitzGerald Ophelia
James Laurenson Claudius
Peter Eyre in Hamlet Peter Eyre Polonius
Terence Rigby Ghost
Player King
Gravedigger
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Opening Night Production Credits

William Shakespeare William Shakespeare Writer
Jonathan Kent Jonathan Kent Director
Peter J. Davison Peter J. Davison Scenic Design
  James Acheson Costume Design
Mark Henderson Mark Henderson Lighting Design
John Leonard John Leonard Sound Design
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1995 Outstanding Actor in a Play Ralph Fiennes Winner
1995 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Tara FitzGerald Winner

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1995 Outstanding Revival of a Play   Nominee

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1995 Theatre World Award Ralph Fiennes Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1995 Actor in a Play Ralph Fiennes Winner
1995 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
Jul. 23, 1995 8 $400,400
$385,482
$40,693 $50.28
$65.00
7964
979
8
0
101.69% -0.69%
Jul. 16, 1995 7 $359,707
$337,295
-$41,614 $51.27
$65.00
7016
979
7
0
102.38% -0.02%
Jul. 9, 1995 6 $401,321
$385,482
$45,050 $50.04
$65.00
8020
979
8
0
102.40% 0.09%
Jul. 2, 1995 5 $356,271
$337,295
- $50.82
$65.00
7011
979
7
0
102.31% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,517,699
$1,445,554
  $50.60 30011
29370
30
0
102.18 %  
Cumulative
  $5,094,936
$5,300,366
  $48.31
$65.00
105388
107690
91
19
97.86 %  
 
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