Bombay Dreams

Musical - Original

Broadway Theatre

  • First Preview: March 29, 2004
  • Opening Date: April 29, 2004
  • Closing Date: January 1, 2005
  • Previews: 30
  • Performances: 284

Lyrics: Don Black

Music: A.R. Rahman

Book: Meera Syal, Thomas Meehan

Synopsis

This Bollywood-style musical follows a romance between a poor man from the slums of India and the wealthy girl he loves.

 

Opening Night Cast

Manu Narayan in Bombay Dreams Manu Narayan Akaash
Anisha Nagarajan in Bombay Dreams Anisha Nagarajan Priya
Madhur Jaffrey in Bombay Dreams Madhur Jaffrey Shanti
Ayesha Dharker in Bombay Dreams Ayesha Dharker Rani
Sriram Ganesan in Bombay Dreams Sriram Ganesan Sweetie
Tanvir Gopal in Bombay Dreams Tanvir Gopal Munna [Alternate]
Marvin L.  Ishmael in Bombay Dreams Marvin L. Ishmael Madan
Deep Katdare in Bombay Dreams Deep Katdare Vikram
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Opening Night Production Credits

Meera Syal Meera Syal Book
Thomas Meehan Thomas Meehan Book
A.R. Rahman A.R. Rahman Music
Don Black Don Black Lyrics
Steven Pimlott Steven Pimlott Director
Anthony Van Laast Anthony Van Laast Choreographer
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2004 Outstanding Choreography Anthony Van Laast
Farah Khan
Nominee
2004 Outstanding Costume Design Mark Thompson Nominee
2004 Outstanding Orchestrations Paul Bogaev Nominee
2004 Outstanding Set Design of a Musical Mark Thompson Nominee

Drama League

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2004 Distinguished Production of a Musical   Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2004 Outstanding Choreography Anthony Van Laast
Farah Khan
Nominee
2004 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Sriram Ganesan Nominee
2004 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Ayesha Dharker Nominee
2004 Outstanding New Broadway Musical   Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2004 Choreography Anthony Van Laast
Farah Khan
Nominee
2004 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Mark Thompson Nominee
2004 Orchestrations Paul Bogaev 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
Jan. 2, 2005 31 $912,090
$1,229,424
$406,439 $62.73
$251.25
14540
1761
9
0
91.74% 23.46%
Dec. 26, 2004 30 $505,651
$954,363
$90,931 $60.07
$251.25
8417
1761
7
0
68.28% 17.84%
Dec. 19, 2004 29 $414,720
$1,092,617
-$41,522 $58.36
$251.25
7106
1761
8
0
50.44% -4.83%
Dec. 12, 2004 28 $456,242
$1,092,617
- $58.59
$251.25
7787
1761
8
0
55.27% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $2,288,703
$4,369,021
  $59.94 37850
56352
32
0
67.17 %  
Cumulative
  $22,437,579
$43,491,882
  $60.84
$251.25
366843
552954
284
30
66.34 %  
 
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