A Walk in the Woods

Play - Original

Booth Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: February 10, 1988
  • Opening Date: February 28, 1988
  • Closing Date: June 26, 1988
  • Previews: 21
  • Performances: 137

Playwright: Lee Blessing

Synopsis

A Russian and an American, both advocating nuclear disarmament from different positions at a Geneva summit, debate the pros and cons of the issue and come to understand and learn from each other.

 

Opening Night Cast

Robert Prosky Andrey Botvinnik
Sam Waterston John Honeyman
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Lee Blessing Writer
Des McAnuff Des McAnuff Director
  Bill Clarke Scenic Design
  Ellen V. McCartney Costume Design
  Richard Riddell Lighting Design
  Tom Clark Sound Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1987 - 1988

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1987 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Lee Blessing Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1988 Outstanding Actor in a Play Robert Prosky Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1988 Actor in a Play Robert Prosky Nominee
1988 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
Jun. 26, 1988 4 $110,163
-
$27,679 $25.06
-
4396
771
8
0
71.27% 16.76%
Jun. 19, 1988 3 $82,484
-
-$19,399 $24.53
-
3362
771
8
0
54.51% -13.31%
Jun. 12, 1988 2 $101,883
-
$15,183 $24.36
-
4183
771
8
0
67.82% 0.02%
Jun. 5, 1988 1 $86,700
-
- $20.73
-
4182
771
8
0
67.80% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $381,230
-
  $23.67 16123
24672
32
0
65.35 %  
Cumulative
  $1,562,493
-
  $21.60
$0.00
72519
121338
137
21
59.77 %  
 
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