Footloose

Musical - Original

Richard Rodgers Theatre

  • First Preview: October 6, 1998
  • Opening Date: October 22, 1998
  • Closing Date: July 2, 2000
  • Previews: 18
  • Performances: 709

Lyrics: Dean Pitchford

Music: Tom Snow

Synopsis

A rebellious teenager moves to a small middle-American town where dance is forbidden, and encourages his classmates to defy the local pastor and call for a rock'n'roll prom. A musical version of the 1984 film.

 

Opening Night Cast

Stephen Lee  Anderson in Footloose Stephen Lee Anderson Reverend Shaw Moore
Dee Hoty in Footloose Dee Hoty Vi Moore
Jeremy Kushnier in Footloose Jeremy Kushnier Ren McCormack
Jennifer Laura Thompson in Footloose Jennifer Laura Thompson Ariel Moore
Stacy Francis in Footloose Stacy Francis Rusty
Tom Plotkin in Footloose Tom Plotkin Willard Hewitt
Catherine Cox Ethel McCormack
Billy Hartung in Footloose Billy Hartung Chuck Cranston
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Tom Snow Music
  Dean Pitchford Lyrics
Walter Bobbie Walter Bobbie Director
  A.C. Ciulla Choreographer
John Lee Beatty John Lee Beatty Scenic Design
Toni-Leslie James Toni-Leslie James Costume Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1998 - 1999

 
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Awards


Drama League

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1999 Distinguished Production of a Musical   Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1999 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Jeremy Kushnier Nominee
1999 Outstanding Choreography A.C. Ciulla Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1999 Actress in a Musical Dee Hoty Nominee
1999 Book of a Musical Dean Pitchford
Walter Bobbie
Nominee
1999 Choreography A.C. Ciulla Nominee
1999 Original Score Tom Snow
Dean Pitchford
Eric Carmen
Sammy Hagar
Kenny Loggins
Jim Steinman
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
Jul. 2, 2000 5 $308,442
$668,386
-$9,458 $38.30
$80.00
8053
1348
8
0
74.68% 6.38%
Jun. 25, 2000 4 $317,900
$668,386
$36,834 $43.16
$80.00
7366
1348
8
0
68.30% 5.80%
Jun. 18, 2000 3 $281,066
$668,386
$4,796 $41.70
$80.00
6740
1348
8
0
62.50% 2.38%
Jun. 11, 2000 2 $276,270
$668,386
- $42.61
$80.00
6483
1348
8
0
60.12% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,183,678
$2,673,544
  $41.44 28642
43136
32
0
66.40 %  
Cumulative
  $37,134,917
$60,307,697
  $47.49
$100.00
780117
980560
709
18
79.56 %  
 
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