The Retreat from Moscow

Drama - Original

Booth Theatre

  • First Preview: October 2, 2003
  • Opening Date: October 23, 2003
  • Closing Date: February 29, 2004
  • Previews: 24
  • Performances: 147

Playwright: William Nicholson

Synopsis

A history teacher and an editor of poetry discover that after 33 years their marriage is over. Their adult son is caught in the middle.

 

Opening Night Cast

Eileen Atkins in The Retreat from Moscow Eileen Atkins Alice
John Lithgow in The Retreat from Moscow John Lithgow Edward
Ben Chaplin in The Retreat from Moscow Ben Chaplin Jamie
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Opening Night Production Credits

  William Nicholson Playwright
Daniel Sullivan Daniel Sullivan Director
John Lee Beatty John Lee Beatty Scenic Design
Jane Greenwood Jane Greenwood Costume Design
Brian MacDevitt Brian MacDevitt Lighting Design
John Gromada John Gromada Sound Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 2003 - 2004

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2004 Outstanding Actress in a Play Eileen Atkins Nominee

Drama League

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

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2004 Outstanding Actress in a Play Eileen Atkins Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2004 Actress in a Play Eileen Atkins Nominee
2004 Featured Actor in a Play Ben Chaplin Nominee
2004 Play   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
Feb. 29, 2004 40 $188,209
$442,303
-$716 $43.15
$81.25
4362
789
8
0
69.11% -3.45%
Feb. 22, 2004 39 $188,925
$442,303
$8,761 $41.25
$81.25
4580
789
8
0
72.56% 5.40%
Feb. 15, 2004 38 $180,164
$442,303
$42,238 $42.50
$81.25
4239
789
8
0
67.16% 11.74%
Feb. 8, 2004 37 $137,926
$442,303
- $39.43
$81.25
3498
789
8
0
55.42% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $695,224
$1,769,212
  $41.58 16679
25248
32
0
66.06 %  
Cumulative
  $4,496,405
$9,458,726
  $49.92
$81.25
89666
134919
147
24
66.46 %  
 
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