Threepenny Opera

Operetta - Revival

Studio 54

  • First Preview: March 24, 2006
  • Opening Date: April 20, 2006
  • Closing Date: June 25, 2006
  • Previews: 32
  • Performances: 77

Music: Kurt Weill

Lyrics: Bertolt Brecht

Book: Bertolt Brecht

Synopsis

The outlaw Macheath is repeatedly betrayed and sent to prison, only to receive a last-minute reprieve from Queen Victoria, in Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht's darkly satirical adaptation of John Gay's The Beggar's Opera.

 

Opening Night Cast

Alan Cumming in Threepenny Opera Alan Cumming Macheath
Jim Dale in Threepenny Opera Jim Dale Mr. Peachum
Ana Gasteyer in Threepenny Opera Ana Gasteyer Mrs. Peachum
Cyndi Lauper in Threepenny Opera Cyndi Lauper Jenny
Nellie McKay in Threepenny Opera Nellie McKay Polly Peachum
Christopher Innvar in Threepenny Opera Christopher Innvar Tiger Brown
Carlos Leon in Threepenny Opera Carlos Leon Filch
Ensemble
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Opening Night Production Credits

Bertolt Brecht Bertolt Brecht Book
Bertolt Brecht Bertolt Brecht Lyrics
Kurt Weill Kurt Weill Music
Scott Elliott Scott Elliott Director
Aszure Barton Aszure Barton Choreographer
Derek McLane Derek McLane Set Design
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2006 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Jim Dale Winner

Drama League

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2006 Distinguished Revival of a Musical   Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2006 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Jim Dale Winner

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2006 Theatre World Award Nellie McKay Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2006 Featured Actor in a Musical Jim Dale Nominee
2006 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. 25, 2006 4 $407,165
$587,560
-$85,293 $56.92
$111.25
7153
1006
8
0
88.88% -3.78%
Jun. 18, 2006 3 $492,458
$587,560
$89,522 $66.04
$111.25
7457
1006
8
0
92.66% 4.18%
Jun. 11, 2006 2 $402,936
$587,560
$12,441 $56.58
$111.25
7121
1006
8
0
88.48% 0.64%
Jun. 4, 2006 1 $390,495
$587,560
- $55.24
$111.25
7069
1006
8
0
87.84% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,693,054
$2,350,240
  $58.70 28800
32192
32
0
89.46 %  
Cumulative
  $5,806,155
$8,005,505
  $59.44
$111.25
98279
109654
77
32
89.63 %  
 
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