Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Drama - Revival

Eugene O'Neill Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: March 14, 1990
  • Opening Date: March 21, 1990
  • Closing Date: August 1, 1990
  • Previews: 9
  • Performances: 149

Playwright: Tennessee Williams

Synopsis

In Tennessee Williams' Pulitzer Prize winner, a wealthy Southern patriarch faces impending death and manipulates his family, as his children squabble and mislead in desperate attempts to secure the family inheritance.

 

Opening Night Cast

Kathleen Turner in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Kathleen Turner Maggie
Charles Durning in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Charles Durning Big Daddy
Polly Holliday Big Mama
Daniel Hugh Kelly Brick
Nesbitt Blaisdell Rev. Tooker
Suzy Bouffard Polly
Ron Brice Brightie
Jerome Dempsey Dr. Baugh
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Opening Night Production Credits

Tennessee Williams Tennessee Williams Writer
  Howard Davies Director
William Dudley William Dudley Scenic Design
  Patricia Zipprodt Costume Design
Mark Henderson Mark Henderson Lighting Design
  T. Richard Fitzgerald Sound Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1989 - 1990

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1990 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Charles Durning Winner
1990 Outstanding Revival   Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1990 Outstanding Actor in a Play Charles Durning Nominee
1990 Outstanding Actress in a Play Kathleen Turner Nominee
1990 Outstanding Revival of a Play   Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1990 Actress in a Play Kathleen Turner Nominee
1990 Featured Actor in a Play Charles Durning Winner
1990 Featured Actress in a Play Polly Holliday 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. 5, 1990 9 $132,764
-
-$185,817 $41.00
-
3238
1061
3
0
101.73% 0.50%
Jul. 29, 1990 8 $318,581
-
$26,004 $42.38
-
7518
1061
7
0
101.23% 1.55%
Jul. 22, 1990 7 $292,577
-
$30,891 $39.52
-
7403
1061
7
0
99.68% 6.26%
Jul. 15, 1990 6 $261,686
-
- $37.72
-
6938
1061
7
0
93.42% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,005,608
-
  $40.15 25097
25464
24
0
98.56 %  
Cumulative
  $6,826,914
-
  $42.08
$0.00
161946
167638
149
9
96.60 %  
 
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