Pacific Overtures

Musical - Revival

Studio 54

  • First Preview: November 12, 2004
  • Opening Date: December 2, 2004
  • Closing Date: January 30, 2005
  • Previews: 24
  • Performances: 69

Lyrics: Stephen Sondheim

Music: Stephen Sondheim

Book: John Weidman

Synopsis

Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's musical examines Japan's forced opening to the West in 1853 after 200 years of isolation from the Western world. The staging incorporates techniques used in the traditional Noh and Kabuki theatrical styles.

 

Opening Night Cast

BD Wong in Pacific Overtures BD Wong Reciter
Evan D'Angeles in Pacific Overtures Evan D'Angeles British Admiral
Warrior
Officer
Observer
Joseph Foronda in Pacific Overtures Joseph Foronda Thief
Samurai
Storyteller
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Opening Night Production Credits

John Weidman John Weidman Book
Stephen Sondheim Stephen Sondheim Music
Stephen Sondheim Stephen Sondheim Lyrics
  Amon Miyamoto Director
  Amon Miyamoto Choreographer
Harold Prince Harold Prince Original Broadway Production Director
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Shows That Opened That Season: 2004 - 2005

 
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Awards


Drama League

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2005 Distinguished Revival of a Musical   Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2005 Outstanding Costume Design Junko Koshino Nominee
2005 Outstanding Revival of a Musical   Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2005 Costume Design of a Musical Junko Koshino Nominee
2005 Orchestrations Jonathan Tunick Nominee
2005 Revival of a Musical   Nominee
2005 Scenic Design of a Musical Rumi Matsui 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. 30, 2005 35 $325,514
$453,440
$22,379 $46.59
$91.25
6987
923
8
0
94.62% 16.76%
Jan. 23, 2005 34 $303,135
$453,440
-$46,136 $52.73
$91.25
5749
923
8
0
77.86% -9.88%
Jan. 16, 2005 33 $349,271
$453,440
$8,405 $53.91
$91.25
6479
923
8
0
87.74% 2.07%
Jan. 9, 2005 32 $340,866
$453,440
- $53.88
$91.25
6326
923
8
0
85.67% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,318,786
$1,813,760
  $51.78 25541
29536
32
0
86.47 %  
Cumulative
  $3,770,036
$5,270,950
  $52.87
$91.25
71420
85805
69
24
83.24 %  
 
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