On the Town

Musical - Revival

Lyric Theatre

  • First Preview: September 20, 2014
  • Opening Date: October 16, 2014
  • Closing Date: September 6, 2015
  • Previews: 28
  • Performances: 368

Music: Leonard Bernstein

Lyrics: Betty Comden, Adolph Green

Book: Betty Comden, Adolph Green

Synopsis

Three sailors on shore leave in New York City during World War II find romance and adventure while helping one of them track down the elusive Miss Turnstiles poster girl, in the first Broadway musical written by Leonard Bernstein, Betty Comden and Adolph Green.

 

Opening Night Cast

Tony Yazbeck in On the Town Tony Yazbeck Gabey
Jay Armstrong Johnson in On the Town Jay Armstrong Johnson Chip
Clyde Alves in On the Town Clyde Alves Ozzie
Megan Fairchild in On the Town Megan Fairchild Ivy Smith
Elizabeth Stanley in On the Town Elizabeth Stanley Claire De Loone
Alysha Umphress in On the Town Alysha Umphress Hildy
Michael Rupert in On the Town Michael Rupert Pitkin
Allison Guinn in On the Town Allison Guinn Lucy Schmeeler
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Opening Night Production Credits

Leonard Bernstein Leonard Bernstein Music
Betty Comden Betty Comden Book and Lyrics
Adolph Green Adolph Green Book and Lyrics
  John Rando Director
Joshua Bergasse Joshua Bergasse Choreographer
Beowulf Boritt Beowulf Boritt Scenic & Projection Design
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Videos (24)

 

Shows That Opened That Season: 2014 - 2015

 
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Awards


Astaire Awards

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2015 Best Choreographer Joshua Bergasse Winner
2015 Best Female Dancer Megan Fairchild Nominee
2015 Best Male Dancer Jay Armstrong Johnson Nominee
2015 Best Male Dancer Tony Yazbeck Winner
2015 Best Male Dancer Clyde Alves Nominee

Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2015 Outstanding Choreography Joshua Bergasse Nominee
2015 Outstanding Revival of a Musical   Nominee

Drama League

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2015 Distinguished Performance Tony Yazbeck Nominee
2015 Distinguished Revival of a Musical   Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2015 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Tony Yazbeck Nominee
2015 Outstanding Choreographer Joshua Bergasse Nominee
2015 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Megan Fairchild Nominee
2015 Outstanding Revival of a Musical   Nominee

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2015 Theatre World Award Megan Fairchild Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2015 Actor in a Musical Tony Yazbeck Nominee
2015 Choreography Joshua Bergasse Nominee
2015 Direction of a Musical John Rando Nominee
2015 Revival of a Musical   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
Sep. 6, 2015 15 $955,351
$1,790,076
$40,917 $80.30
$246.50
11898
1874
8
0
79.36% -0.32%
Aug. 30, 2015 14 $914,434
$1,790,076
$519,055 $76.55
$246.50
11946
1874
8
0
79.68% 27.51%
Aug. 23, 2015 13 $395,379
$1,790,076
-$39,801 $50.55
$246.50
7822
1874
8
0
52.17% -2.04%
Aug. 16, 2015 12 $435,180
$1,790,076
- $53.55
$246.50
8127
1874
8
0
54.21% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $2,700,344
$7,160,304
  $65.23 39793
59968
32
0
66.36 %  
Cumulative
  $30,840,328
$88,534,213
  $66.42
$246.50
461901
742104
368
28
62.24 %  
 
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