Fences

Drama - Revival

Cort Theatre

  • First Preview: April 14, 2010
  • Opening Date: April 26, 2010
  • Closing Date: July 11, 2010
  • Previews: 13
  • Performances: 88

Playwright: August Wilson

Synopsis

Troy Maxson, a former baseball player in the Negro Leagues now reduced to collecting trash, must deal with his headstrong football-player son and his wife, who reevaluates their marriage when Troy comes home with the baby he fathered with another woman.

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Opening Night Cast

Denzel Washington in Fences Denzel Washington Troy Maxson
Viola Davis in Fences Viola Davis Rose
Chris Chalk in Fences Chris Chalk Cory
Stephen McKinley Henderson in Fences Stephen McKinley Henderson Jim Bono
Russell Hornsby in Fences Russell Hornsby Lyons
Mykelti Williamson in Fences Mykelti Williamson Gabriel
Eden Duncan-Smith in Fences Eden Duncan-Smith Raynell [Alternate]
SaCha Stewart-Coleman in Fences SaCha Stewart-Coleman Raynell [Alternate]
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Opening Night Production Credits

August Wilson August Wilson Playwright
  Branford Marsalis Original Music
Kenny Leon Kenny Leon Director
Santo Loquasto Santo Loquasto Set Design
  Constanza Romero Costume Design
Brian MacDevitt Brian MacDevitt Lighting Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 2009 - 2010

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2010 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Chris Chalk Nominee
2010 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Viola Davis Winner
2010 Outstanding Music in a Play Branford Marsalis Winner
2010 Outstanding Revival of a Play   Winner

Drama League

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2010 Distinguished Revival of a Play   Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2010 Outstanding Actor in a Play Denzel Washington Winner
2010 Outstanding Actress in a Play Viola Davis Winner
2010 Outstanding Director of a Play Kenny Leon Nominee
2010 Outstanding Revival of a Play   Winner

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2010 Theatre World Award Chris Chalk Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2010 Actor in a Play Denzel Washington Winner
2010 Actress in a Play Viola Davis Winner
2010 Costume Design of a Play Constanza Romero Nominee
2010 Direction of a Play Kenny Leon Nominee
2010 Featured Actor in a Play Stephen McKinley Henderson Nominee
2010 Lighting Design of a Play Brian MacDevitt Nominee
2010 Original Score Branford Marsalis Nominee
2010 Revival of a Play   Winner
2010 Scenic Design of a Play Santo Loquasto Nominee
2010 Sound Design of a Play Acme Sound Partners 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. 11, 2010 7 $1,175,626
$889,890
$11,097 $134.20
$425.00
8760
1079
8
0
101.48% -0.22%
Jul. 4, 2010 6 $1,164,529
$889,890
$25,547 $132.65
$425.00
8779
1079
8
0
101.70% 0.11%
Jun. 27, 2010 5 $1,138,982
$889,890
$3,008 $129.89
$425.00
8769
1079
8
0
101.59% -0.01%
Jun. 20, 2010 4 $1,135,974
$889,890
- $129.53
$425.00
8770
1079
8
0
101.60% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $4,615,111
$3,559,560
  $131.57 35078
34528
32
0
101.59 %  
Cumulative
  $12,908,907
$11,237,610
  $116.76
$425.00
110215
108979
88
13
101.13 %  
 
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