Stand-Up Tragedy

Play - Original

Criterion Center Stage Right

Data not verified
  • First Preview: September 25, 1990
  • Opening Date: October 4, 1990
  • Closing Date: October 16, 1990
  • Previews: 12
  • Performances: 13

Playwright: Bill Cain

Synopsis

A new Catholic school teacher seeks to rescue a Hispanic student, who shows promise as an artist, from a horrifying family life and an educational system with little sympathy.

 

Opening Night Cast

Anthony Barrile Marco Ruiz
Marcus Chong Lee Cortez
Charles Cioffi Father Ed Larkin
Jack Coleman Tom Griffin
John C. Cooke Mitchell James
Robert Barry Fleming in Stand-Up Tragedy Robert Barry Fleming Freddy
Dan Gerrity Burke Kendall
Darrin DeWitt Henson Carlos Cruz
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Bill Cain Writer
  Ron Link Director
Charles Randolph-Wright Charles Randolph-Wright Rap Choreography
  Yael Pardess Scenic Design
  Carol Brolaski Costume Design
Michael Gilliam Michael Gilliam Lighting Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1990 - 1991

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1991 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Marcus Chong Nominee

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1991 Theatre World Award Marcus Chong Winner

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
Oct. 21, 1990 20 $5,227
-
-$25,079 $26.40
-
198
499
1
0
39.68% -2.15%
Oct. 14, 1990 19 $30,306
-
$4,723 $18.15
-
1670
499
8
0
41.83% 8.59%
Oct. 7, 1990 18 $25,583
-
$12,373 $19.28
-
1327
499
4
4
33.24% 6.61%
Sep. 30, 1990 17 $13,210
-
- $12.43
-
1063
499
0
8
26.63% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $74,326
-
  $19.06 4258
12475
13
12
34.13 %  
Cumulative
  $74,326
-
  $19.06
$0.00
4258
12475
13
12
34.13 %  
 
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