A Streetcar Named Desire

Drama - Revival

Circle in the Square Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: February 20, 1988
  • Opening Date: March 10, 1988
  • Closing Date: May 22, 1988
  • Previews: 20
  • Performances: 85

Playwright: Tennessee Williams

Synopsis

Fragile Southern belle Blanche DuBois moves to New Orleans to live with her sister, Stella, and her brutish brother-in-law, Stanley Kowalski, in a dingy apartment. Temperaments clash, fireworks fly and secrets are revealed in Tennessee Williams' Pulitzer Prize-winning drama.

 

Opening Night Cast

Frank Converse in A Streetcar Named Desire Frank Converse Harold Mitchell "Mitch"
Blythe Danner in A Streetcar Named Desire Blythe Danner Blanche Du Bois
Frances McDormand in A Streetcar Named Desire Frances McDormand Stella Kowalski
Aidan Quinn in A Streetcar Named Desire Aidan Quinn Stanley Kowalski
Gary Cookson Steve Hubbell
Ken Costigan Doctor
Becky Ann  Baker in A Streetcar Named Desire Becky Ann Baker Eunice Hubbell
Mateo Gomez Pablo Gonzales
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Opening Night Production Credits

Tennessee Williams Tennessee Williams Writer
  Nikos Psacharopoulos Director
  John Conklin Scenic Design
Jess Goldstein Jess Goldstein Costume Design
  Curt Ostermann Lighting Design
  Cynthia Demand Hair Design
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1988 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Frances McDormand Nominee

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1988 Theatre World Award Aidan Quinn Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1988 Actress in a Play Frances McDormand Nominee
1988 Actress in a Play Blythe Danner Nominee
1988 Revival (Play or Musical)   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
May 22, 1988 51 $40,347
-
$9,959 $13.04
-
3093
604
8
0
64.01% 12.98%
May 15, 1988 50 $30,388
-
-$5,931 $12.32
-
2466
604
8
0
51.03% -10.31%
May 8, 1988 49 $36,319
-
-$9,430 $12.25
-
2964
604
8
0
61.34% -13.54%
May 1, 1988 48 $45,749
-
- $12.64
-
3618
604
8
0
74.88% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $152,803
-
  $12.57 12141
19328
32
0
62.82 %  
Cumulative
  $761,585
-
  $15.76
$0.00
47247
63420
84
21
74.50 %  
 
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