Carrie

Musical - Original

Virginia Theatre

  • First Preview: April 28, 1988
  • Opening Date: May 12, 1988
  • Closing Date: May 15, 1988
  • Previews: 16
  • Performances: 5

Lyrics: Dean Pitchford

Music: Michael Gore

Book: Lawrence D. Cohen

Synopsis

A small-town high school girl discovers she has telekinetic powers and uses them to get back at her bullying high school classmates and her tyrannical mother, in this musical adaptation of Stephen King's horror novel and the film based on it.

 

Opening Night Cast

Betty Buckley in Carrie Betty Buckley Margaret White
Linzi Hateley in Carrie Linzi Hateley Carrie White
Charlotte d'Amboise in Carrie Charlotte d'Amboise Chris
Paul Gyngell Tommy
Darlene Love in Carrie Darlene Love Miss Gardner
Gene Anthony Ray Billy
Sally Ann Triplett in Carrie Sally Ann Triplett Sue
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Lawrence D. Cohen Book
  Michael Gore Music
  Dean Pitchford Lyrics
  Terry Hands Director
Debbie Allen Debbie Allen Choreographer
  Ralph Koltai Scenic Design
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Videos (3)

 

Shows That Opened That Season: 1987 - 1988

 
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Awards


Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1988 Theatre World Award Linzi Hateley Winner

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 15, 1988 50 $134,259
-
$10,684 $22.56
-
5951
1202
5
3
61.89% -11.88%
May 8, 1988 49 $123,575
-
$40,013 $17.42
-
7094
1202
0
8
73.77% -4.55%
May 1, 1988 48 $83,562
-
- $17.75
-
4707
1202
0
5
78.32% -
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Totals

Last 3 Weeks
  $341,396
-
  $19.24 17752
25242
5
16
70.33 %  
Cumulative
  $341,396
-
  $19.24
$0.00
17752
25242
5
16
70.33 %  
 
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