Laugh Whore

Solo - Original

Cort Theatre

  • First Preview: October 12, 2004
  • Opening Date: October 24, 2004
  • Closing Date: January 2, 2005
  • Previews: 13
  • Performances: 66

Lyrics: Jerry Dixon, Harold Lubin, Mario Cantone

Music: Jerry Dixon

Playwright: Mario Cantone

Synopsis

Mario Cantone sings, tells stories of his Italian-American childhood and sends up every diva from Liza Minnelli to Barbara Walters, in this one-man show directed by Joe Mantello.

Notes:

Laugh Whore played one additional performance on Jan. 3, 2005 as a benefit for The Actors Fund.

Official

Website:
laughwhore.com

 

Opening Night Production Credits

Mario Cantone Mario Cantone Writer
Jerry Dixon Jerry Dixon Composer
Mario Cantone Mario Cantone Additional Music
  Harold Lubin Additional Music
Mario Cantone Mario Cantone Lyrics
Jerry Dixon Jerry Dixon Lyrics
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Awards


Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2005 Outstanding Solo Performance Mario Cantone Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2005 Special Theatrical Event Mario Cantone 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
Jan. 2, 2005 31 $264,181
$472,581
$127,187 $56.13
$81.25
4707
1062
7
0
63.32% 20.19%
Dec. 26, 2004 30 $136,994
$405,606
-$35,648 $49.85
$81.25
2748
1062
6
0
43.13% -5.82%
Dec. 19, 2004 29 $172,642
$472,581
$8,508 $47.44
$81.25
3639
1062
7
0
48.95% -3.70%
Dec. 12, 2004 28 $164,134
$405,606
- $48.92
$81.25
3355
1062
6
0
52.65% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $737,951
$1,756,374
  $50.59 14449
27612
26
0
52.33 %  
Cumulative
  $1,828,501
$5,336,097
  $45.91
$81.25
39329
83898
66
13
46.88 %  
 
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