Some Americans Abroad

Play - Original

Vivian Beaumont Theater

Data not verified
  • First Preview: April 25, 1990
  • Opening Date: May 2, 1990
  • Closing Date: June 17, 1990
  • Previews: 6
  • Performances: 55

Playwright: Richard Nelson

Synopsis

A group of American college professors and students rush to take in as much of English culture and theatre as they can, in Richard Nelson's satire of middle-class tourist culture.

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Opening Night Cast

Cara Buono Katie Taylor
Kate Burton in Some Americans Abroad Kate Burton Betty McNeil
Frances Conroy in Some Americans Abroad Frances Conroy Frankie Lewis
Henderson Forsythe Orson Baldwin
Jane Hoffman Harriet Baldwin
Nathan Lane in Some Americans Abroad Nathan Lane Henry McNeil
John Bedford Lloyd in Some Americans Abroad John Bedford Lloyd Philip Brown
John Rothman in Some Americans Abroad John Rothman An American
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Richard Nelson Writer
  Roger Michell Director
  Alexandra Byrne Scenic Design
  Alexandra Byrne Costume Design
Rick Fisher Rick Fisher Lighting Design
Gregory Meeh Gregory Meeh Rear Projections
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1990 Outstanding Actor in a Play Colin Stinton Nominee
1990 Outstanding Director of a Play Roger Michell Nominee
1990 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Kate Burton Nominee
1990 Outstanding New Play   Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1990 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Alexandra Byrne 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. 17, 1990 2 $76,620
-
$12,466 $17.42
-
4399
712
8
0
77.23% 4.60%
Jun. 10, 1990 1 $64,154
-
$14,056 $15.51
-
4137
712
8
0
72.63% 24.39%
Jun. 3, 1990 53 $50,098
-
-$19,042 $17.26
-
2902
752
8
0
48.24% -20.37%
May 27, 1990 52 $69,140
-
- $17.69
-
3908
712
8
0
68.61% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $260,012
-
  $16.97 15346
23104
32
0
66.42 %  
Cumulative
  $480,112
-
  $17.35
$0.00
27761
43992
55
6
63.10 %  
 
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