Nice Work If You Can Get It

Musical - Original

Imperial Theatre

  • First Preview: March 29, 2012
  • Opening Date: April 24, 2012
  • Closing Date: June 15, 2013
  • Previews: 27
  • Performances: 478

Lyrics: Ira Gershwin

Music: George Gershwin

Book: Joe DiPietro

Synopsis

On the weekend of his marriage, a Jazz Age playboy gets involved with bootleggers, rumrunners and gold diggers, all to the tunes of George and Ira Gershwin.

 

Opening Night Cast

Matthew Broderick in Nice Work If You Can Get It Matthew Broderick Jimmy Winter
Kelli O'Hara in Nice Work If You Can Get It Kelli O'Hara Billie Bendix
Estelle Parsons in Nice Work If You Can Get It Estelle Parsons Millicent Winter
Judy Kaye in Nice Work If You Can Get It Judy Kaye Duchess Estonia Dulworth
Michael McGrath in Nice Work If You Can Get It Michael McGrath Cookie McGee
Jennifer Laura Thompson in Nice Work If You Can Get It Jennifer Laura Thompson Eileen Evergreen
Chris Sullivan in Nice Work If You Can Get It Chris Sullivan Duke Mahoney
Robyn Hurder in Nice Work If You Can Get It Robyn Hurder Jeannie Muldoon
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Opening Night Production Credits

Joe DiPietro Joe DiPietro Book
George Gershwin George Gershwin Music
Ira Gershwin Ira Gershwin Lyrics
Kathleen Marshall Kathleen Marshall Director
Kathleen Marshall Kathleen Marshall Choreographer
Derek McLane Derek McLane Scenic Design
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Awards


Astaire Awards

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2012 Outstanding Choreographer of a Broadway Show Kathleen Marshall Nominee
2012 Outstanding Female Dancer in a Broadway Show Kelli O'Hara Nominee
2012 Outstanding Male Dancer in a Broadway Show Matthew Broderick Nominee
2012 Outstanding Male Dancer in a Broadway Show Robert Hartwell Nominee

Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2012 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Kelli O'Hara Nominee
2012 Outstanding Book of a Musical Joe DiPietro Winner
2012 Outstanding Choreography Kathleen Marshall Nominee
2012 Outstanding Costume Design Martin Pakledinaz Nominee
2012 Outstanding Director of a Musical Kathleen Marshall Nominee
2012 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Michael McGrath Winner
2012 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Judy Kaye Winner
2012 Outstanding Musical   Nominee
2012 Outstanding Orchestrations Bill Elliott Nominee

Drama League

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2012 Distinguished Production of a Musical   Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2012 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Kelli O'Hara Nominee
2012 Outstanding Book of a Musical Joe DiPietro Nominee
2012 Outstanding Choreographer Kathleen Marshall Nominee
2012 Outstanding Costume Design Martin Pakledinaz Nominee
2012 Outstanding Director of a Musical Kathleen Marshall Nominee
2012 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Chris Sullivan Nominee
2012 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Michael McGrath Winner
2012 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Judy Kaye Winner
2012 Outstanding Set Design Derek McLane Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2012 Actress in a Musical Kelli O'Hara Nominee
2012 Best Musical   Nominee
2012 Book of a Musical Joe DiPietro Nominee
2012 Choreography Kathleen Marshall Nominee
2012 Costume Design of a Musical Martin Pakledinaz Nominee
2012 Direction of a Musical Kathleen Marshall Nominee
2012 Featured Actor in a Musical Michael McGrath Winner
2012 Featured Actress in a Musical Judy Kaye Winner
2012 Orchestrations Bill Elliott Nominee
2012 Sound Design of a Musical Brian Ronan 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. 16, 2013 3 $740,170
$1,385,680
$149,010 $83.02
$248.50
8916
1439
8
0
77.45% 14.12%
Jun. 9, 2013 2 $591,160
$1,385,680
-$20,848 $81.08
$248.50
7291
1439
8
0
63.33% -1.79%
Jun. 2, 2013 1 $612,008
$1,388,920
-$163,546 $81.63
$248.50
7497
1439
8
0
65.12% -14.28%
May 26, 2013 52 $775,554
$1,388,920
- $84.84
$248.50
9141
1439
8
0
79.40% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $2,718,892
$5,549,200
  $82.64 32845
46048
32
0
71.33 %  
Cumulative
  $51,461,746
$87,722,720
  $94.17
$248.50
543472
726695
478
27
74.79 %  
 
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