Sly Fox

Comedy - Revival

Ethel Barrymore Theatre

  • First Preview: March 13, 2004
  • Opening Date: April 1, 2004
  • Closing Date: August 29, 2004
  • Previews: 22
  • Performances: 173

Playwright: Larry Gelbart

Synopsis

An elderly man who has gotten rich off the gold rush in 1800s San Francisco schemes to bilk his greedy associates out of money by pretending to be an invalid, in Larry Gelbart's adaptation of Ben Jonson's satirical farce Volpone.

 

Opening Night Cast

Richard Dreyfuss in Sly Fox Richard Dreyfuss Foxwell J. Sly
The Judge
Eric Stoltz in Sly Fox Eric Stoltz Simon Able
Bob Dishy in Sly Fox Bob Dishy Abner Truckle
René Auberjonois in Sly Fox René Auberjonois Jethro Crouch
Bronson Pinchot in Sly Fox Bronson Pinchot Lawyer Craven
Rachel York in Sly Fox Rachel York Miss Fancy
Elizabeth Berkley in Sly Fox Elizabeth Berkley Mrs. Truckle
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Larry Gelbart Writer
Arthur Penn Arthur Penn Director
  George Jenkins Scenic Design
  Jesse Poleshuck Scenic Design
Albert Wolsky Albert Wolsky Costume Design
  Phil Monat Lighting Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 2003 - 2004

 
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Awards


Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2004 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play René Auberjonois Nominee
2004 Outstanding Revival of a Play   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
Aug. 29, 2004 13 $88,819
$648,461
-$48,775 $43.28
$151.25
2052
1058
8
0
24.24% -10.31%
Aug. 22, 2004 12 $137,594
$648,461
-$187,206 $47.06
$151.25
2924
1058
8
0
34.55% -34.28%
Aug. 15, 2004 11 $324,800
$648,461
-$5,874 $55.75
$151.25
5826
1058
8
0
68.83% -0.90%
Aug. 8, 2004 10 $330,674
$648,461
- $56.03
$151.25
5902
1058
8
0
69.73% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $881,887
$2,593,844
  $50.53 16704
33856
32
0
49.34 %  
Cumulative
  $8,121,077
$15,847,140
  $57.16
$151.25
141591
206310
173
22
68.63 %  
 
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