Top Girls

Play - Original

Biltmore Theatre

  • First Preview: April 15, 2008
  • Opening Date: May 7, 2008
  • Closing Date: June 29, 2008
  • Previews: 24
  • Performances: 63

Playwright: Caryl Churchill

Synopsis

To celebrate her promotion at the Top Girls Employment Agency, Marlene throws herself a fanciful dinner party. Each attendee is a historical or fictional woman who brings her own tale of struggle and success.

 

Opening Night Cast

Mary Catherine Garrison in Top Girls Mary Catherine Garrison Patient Griselda/Jeanine/Kit/Shona
Mary Beth Hurt in Top Girls Mary Beth Hurt Louise/Waitress
Jennifer Ikeda in Top Girls Jennifer Ikeda Lady Nijo/Win
Elizabeth Marvel in Top Girls Elizabeth Marvel Marlene
Martha Plimpton in Top Girls Martha Plimpton Pope Joan/Angie
Ana Reeder in Top Girls Ana Reeder Dull Gret/Nell
Marisa Tomei in Top Girls Marisa Tomei Isabella Bird/Joyce/Mrs. Kidd
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Opening Night Production Credits

Caryl Churchill Caryl Churchill Playwright
  Matthew Herbert Original Music
James Macdonald James Macdonald Director
Tom Pye Tom Pye Scenic Design
Laura Bauer Laura Bauer Costume Design
Christopher Akerlind Christopher Akerlind Lighting Design
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2008 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Marisa Tomei Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2008 Featured Actress in a Play Martha Plimpton 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. 29, 2008 5 $226,609
$441,900
-$17,718 $51.29
$90.00
4418
650
8
0
84.96% 2.23%
Jun. 22, 2008 4 $244,327
$441,900
$18,457 $56.79
$90.00
4302
650
8
0
82.73% 3.73%
Jun. 15, 2008 3 $225,870
$471,600
$18,447 $54.98
$90.00
4108
650
8
0
79.00% 1.29%
Jun. 8, 2008 2 $207,423
$471,600
- $51.33
$90.00
4041
650
8
0
77.71% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $904,229
$1,827,000
  $53.60 16869
20800
32
0
81.10 %  
Cumulative
  $2,211,556
$5,069,250
  $53.59
$91.50
41199
56550
63
24
72.85 %  
 
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