You're Welcome America

Comedy - Original

Cort Theatre

  • First Preview: January 20, 2009
  • Opening Date: February 5, 2009
  • Closing Date: March 15, 2009
  • Previews: 18
  • Performances: 46

Playwright: Will Ferrell

Synopsis

Will Ferrell revisits his Saturday Night Live-era caricature of George W. Bush in You're Welcome America. As his presidency draws to a close, W. reminisces on his journey from Yalie to baseball entrepreneur to leader of the free world.

 

Opening Night Cast

Will Ferrell in You're Welcome America Will Ferrell George W. Bush
Michael Delaney in You're Welcome America Michael Delaney Dr. Scott Blumeth
Patrick Ferrell in You're Welcome America Patrick Ferrell Secret Service Operative
Pia Glenn in You're Welcome America Pia Glenn Condoleezza Rice
Adam Mucci in You're Welcome America Adam Mucci Pilot
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Opening Night Production Credits

Will Ferrell Will Ferrell Writer
  Adam McKay Director
  Matt Williams Choreographer
Eugene Lee Eugene Lee Scenic Design
  Tom Broecker Costume Design
Brian MacDevitt Brian MacDevitt Lighting Design
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Awards


Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2009 Special Theatrical Event Will Ferrell 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
Mar. 15, 2009 42 $880,470
$761,273
$11,571 $106.88
$250.00
8238
1067
8
0
96.51% -3.37%
Mar. 8, 2009 41 $868,899
$761,273
-$11,612 $101.91
$250.00
8526
1067
8
0
99.88% -0.17%
Mar. 1, 2009 40 $880,511
$761,273
$9,384 $103.10
$250.00
8540
1067
8
0
100.05% 0.04%
Feb. 22, 2009 39 $871,127
$761,273
- $102.04
$250.00
8537
1067
8
0
100.01% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $3,501,007
$3,045,092
  $103.48 33841
34144
32
0
99.11 %  
Cumulative
  $6,723,050
$6,090,184
  $100.74
$250.00
66710
68288
46
18
97.69 %  
 
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