Little Women

Musical - Original

Virginia Theatre

  • First Preview: December 7, 2004
  • Opening Date: January 23, 2005
  • Closing Date: May 22, 2005
  • Previews: 55
  • Performances: 137

Music: Jason Howland

Lyrics: Mindi Dickstein

Book: Allan Knee

Synopsis

Jo March and her sisters Meg, Beth and Amy grow up, find themselves and find love during and after the Civil War, in this musical based on the classic Louisa May Alcott novel.

 

Opening Night Cast

Sutton Foster in Little Women Sutton Foster Jo
Maureen McGovern in Little Women Maureen McGovern Marmee
The Hag
Janet Carroll Aunt March
Mrs. Kirk
Danny Gurwin in Little Women Danny Gurwin Laurie
Rodrigo
John Hickok in Little Women John Hickok Professor Bhaer
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Allan Knee Book
Jason Howland Jason Howland Music
  Mindi Dickstein Lyrics
  Susan H. Schulman Director
  Michael Lichtefeld Choreographer
Derek McLane Derek McLane Set Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 2004 - 2005

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2005 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Sutton Foster Nominee
2005 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Maureen McGovern Nominee
2005 Outstanding Orchestrations Kim Scharnberg Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2005 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Sutton Foster Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2005 Actress in a Musical Sutton Foster 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
May 22, 2005 51 $316,978
$843,952
$34,996 $60.24
$99.00
5262
1222
8
0
53.83% 9.83%
May 15, 2005 50 $281,982
$843,952
$6,244 $65.56
$99.00
4301
1222
8
0
44.00% 1.75%
May 8, 2005 49 $275,738
$843,952
-$42,138 $66.76
$99.00
4130
1222
8
0
42.25% -12.02%
May 1, 2005 48 $317,876
$843,952
- $59.92
$99.00
5305
1222
8
0
54.27% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,192,574
$3,375,808
  $63.12 18998
39104
32
0
48.58 %  
Cumulative
  $9,793,281
$20,254,847
  $63.60
$99.00
153439
234624
137
55
65.40 %  
 
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