1776

Musical - Revival

Criterion Center Stage Right (August 14, 1997 - November 16, 1997)
George Gershwin Theatre (December 03, 1997 - June 14, 1998)
  • First Preview: July 16, 1997
  • Opening Date: August 14, 1997
  • Closing Date: June 14, 1998
  • Previews: 34
  • Performances: 333

Lyrics: Sherman Edwards

Music: Sherman Edwards

Concept: Sherman Edwards

Book: Peter Stone

Opening Night Cast

Tom Aldredge in 1776 Tom Aldredge Stephen Hopkins
Joe Cassidy in 1776 Joe Cassidy A Leather Apron
Michael Cumpsty in 1776 Michael Cumpsty John Dickinson
MacIntyre Dixon in 1776 MacIntyre Dixon Andrew McNair
Dashiell Eaves in 1776 Dashiell Eaves Courier
Gregg Edelman in 1776 Gregg Edelman Edward Rutledge
Linda Emond in 1776 Linda Emond Abigail Adams
Tom Riis Farrell in 1776 Tom Riis Farrell Lewis Morris
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Opening Night Production Credits

Peter Stone Peter Stone Book
  Sherman Edwards Music
  Sherman Edwards Lyrics
Scott Ellis Scott Ellis Director
Kathleen Marshall Kathleen Marshall Musical Staging
Tony Walton Tony Walton Scenic Design
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1998 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Brent Spiner Nominee
1998 Outstanding Director of a Musical Scott Ellis Nominee
1998 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Gregg Edelman Winner
1998 Outstanding Revival of a Musical   Winner

Drama League

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1998 Distinguished Production of a Revival   Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1998 Outstanding Director of a Musical Scott Ellis Nominee
1998 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Gregg Edelman Nominee
1998 Outstanding Revival of a Musical   Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1998 Direction of a Musical Scott Ellis Nominee
1998 Featured Actor in a Musical Gregg Edelman Nominee
1998 Revival of a 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
Jun. 14, 1998 2 $438,896
$869,277
$154,877 $32.29
$75.00
13592
1899
8
0
89.47% 29.02%
Jun. 7, 1998 1 $284,019
$869,277
$48,010 $30.93
$75.00
9183
1899
8
0
60.45% 6.55%
May 31, 1998 52 $236,009
$869,277
-$78,042 $28.82
$75.00
8189
1899
8
0
53.90% -7.30%
May 24, 1998 51 $314,051
$869,277
- $33.78
$75.00
9298
1899
8
0
61.20% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,272,975
$3,477,108
  $31.45 40262
60768
32
0
66.26 %  
Cumulative
  $13,667,789
$29,237,441
  $40.46
$75.00
355683
496733
333
34
71.60 %  
 
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