The Mikado

Opera - Revival

Virginia Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: March 31, 1987
  • Opening Date: April 2, 1987
  • Closing Date: May 3, 1987
  • Previews: 3
  • Performances: 37

Playwright: W. S. Gilbert

Libretto: W. S. Gilbert

Music: Sir Arthur Sullivan

Synopsis

The son of the Mikado of Japan disguises himself as a wandering minstrel to woo the fair Yum-Yum, who is scheduled to marry the Lord High Executioner, in Gilbert and Sullivan's satirical operetta.

 

Opening Night Cast

Marie Baron Yum-Yum
Eric Donkin Ko-Ko
David Gonzales Acrobat
John Keane Nanki-Poo
Avo Kittask The Mikado of Japan
Paul Massel Pish-Tush
Richard McMillan Pooh-Bah
Arlene Meadows Katisha
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Opening Night Production Credits

  W. S. Gilbert Libretto
  Sir Arthur Sullivan Music
  Brian MacDonald Director
  Brian MacDonald Choreographer
  Susan Benson Scenic Design
  Susan Benson Costume Design
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Awards


Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1987 Choreography Brian MacDonald Nominee
1987 Direction of a Musical Brian MacDonald 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 3, 1987 48 $79,085
-
$9,536 $19.96
-
3962
1204
8
0
41.13% 6.29%
Apr. 26, 1987 47 $69,549
-
-$52,723 $20.72
-
3356
1204
8
0
34.84% -22.64%
Apr. 19, 1987 46 $122,272
-
$9,426 $22.09
-
5536
1204
8
0
57.48% 4.70%
Apr. 12, 1987 45 $112,846
-
- $22.20
-
5084
1204
8
0
52.78% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $383,752
-
  $21.24 17938
38528
32
0
46.56 %  
Cumulative
  $490,302
-
  $20.92
$0.00
23368
48160
37
3
48.52 %  
 
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