Swing!

Revue - Original

St. James Theatre

  • First Preview: November 2, 1999
  • Opening Date: December 9, 1999
  • Closing Date: January 14, 2001
  • Previews: 43
  • Performances: 461

Synopsis

Music by Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Hoagy Carmichael and many other big-band era favorites propels this song and dance revue.

 

Opening Night Production Credits

  Lynne Taylor-Corbett Director
  Lynne Taylor-Corbett Choreographer
  Ryan Francois "Jumpin' at the Woodside" and "Shout and Feel It" Choreographer / Lindy Specialist
  Jenny Thomas "Jumpin' at the Woodside" and "Shout and Feel It" Choreographer
Scott Fowler Scott Fowler "Swing, Brother, Swing" Choreographer
  Robert Royston "Boogie Woogie Country" Choreographer
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Videos (1)

 

Shows That Opened That Season: 1999 - 2000

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2000 Outstanding Choreography Lynne Taylor-Corbett Nominee
2000 Outstanding Musical   Nominee
2000 Outstanding Orchestrations Harold Wheeler Nominee

Drama League

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2000 Distinguished Production of a Musical   Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2000 Outstanding Choreography Lynne Taylor-Corbett Nominee
2000 Outstanding New Broadway Musical   Nominee

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2000 Theatre World Award Ann Hampton Callaway Winner
2000 Theatre World Award Everett Bradley Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2000 Choreography Lynne Taylor-Corbett Nominee
2000 Direction of a Musical Lynne Taylor-Corbett Nominee
2000 Featured Actress in a Musical Ann Hampton Callaway Nominee
2000 Featured Actress in a Musical Laura Benanti Nominee
2000 Musical   Nominee
2000 Orchestrations Harold Wheeler 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. 14, 2001 33 $458,613
$782,586
$109,308 $52.93
$80.00
8665
1710
8
0
63.34% 16.72%
Jan. 7, 2001 32 $349,305
$782,586
-$232,313 $54.78
$80.00
6377
1710
8
0
46.62% -28.94%
Dec. 31, 2000 31 $581,618
$782,586
$323,737 $56.27
$80.00
10337
1710
8
0
75.56% 39.47%
Dec. 24, 2000 30 $257,881
$782,586
- $52.23
$80.00
4937
1710
8
0
36.09% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,647,417
$3,130,344
  $54.05 30316
54720
32
0
55.40 %  
Cumulative
  $24,623,691
$49,302,918
  $46.85
$80.00
529583
861840
461
43
61.45 %  
 
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