Come Back, Little Sheba

Drama - Revival

Biltmore Theatre

  • First Preview: January 3, 2008
  • Opening Date: January 24, 2008
  • Closing Date: March 16, 2008
  • Previews: 27
  • Performances: 58

Playwright: William Inge

Synopsis

Marie, an attractive young boarder, gives new meaning to the lives of Doc and Lola Delaney, married for 20 years and grindingly unhappy. For Lola, Marie is the child she never had. Doc, a recovering alcoholic, has less than paternal feelings.

 

Opening Night Production Credits

William Inge William Inge Playwright
Peter Golub Peter Golub Original Music
Michael Pressman Michael Pressman Director
James Noone James Noone Scenic Design
Jennifer von Mayrhauser Jennifer von Mayrhauser Costume Design
  Jane Cox Lighting Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 2007 - 2008

 
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Awards


Clarence Derwent Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2008 Most Promising Female Performer Zoe Kazan Winner

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2008 Outstanding Actor in a Play Kevin Anderson Nominee
2008 Outstanding Actress in a Play S. Epatha Merkerson Nominee
2008 Outstanding Revival of a Play   Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2008 Actress in a Play S. Epatha Merkerson 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
Mar. 16, 2008 42 $244,702
$465,660
$39,519 $55.24
$96.50
4430
650
8
0
85.19% 14.77%
Mar. 9, 2008 41 $205,183
$465,660
-$16,858 $56.03
$96.50
3662
650
8
0
70.42% -4.58%
Mar. 2, 2008 40 $222,041
$465,660
$12,591 $56.93
$96.50
3900
650
8
0
75.00% 4.21%
Feb. 24, 2008 39 $209,450
$465,660
- $56.90
$96.50
3681
650
8
0
70.79% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $881,376
$1,862,640
  $56.28 15673
20800
32
0
75.35 %  
Cumulative
  $2,052,427
$4,877,100
  $54.37
$96.50
37416
55250
58
27
67.72 %  
 
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