La Cage aux Folles

Musical - Revival

Longacre Theatre

  • First Preview: April 6, 2010
  • Opening Date: April 18, 2010
  • Closing Date: May 1, 2011
  • Previews: 15
  • Performances: 433

Lyrics: Jerry Herman

Music: Jerry Herman

Book: Harvey Fierstein

Synopsis

Jerry Herman's musical, based on the French play of the same name, is the story of a flamboyant gay couple who must pretend to be straight for one night — with one of the men in drag — to dupe the conservative political family of their son's fiancee.

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lacage.com

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Opening Night Cast

Kelsey Grammer in La Cage aux Folles Kelsey Grammer Georges
Douglas Hodge in La Cage aux Folles Douglas Hodge Albin
Fred Applegate in La Cage aux Folles Fred Applegate M. Renaud
M. Dindon
Veanne Cox in La Cage aux Folles Veanne Cox Mme. Renaud
Mme. Dindon
Chris Hoch in La Cage aux Folles Chris Hoch Francis
Elena Shaddow in La Cage aux Folles Elena Shaddow Anne
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Opening Night Production Credits

Harvey Fierstein Harvey Fierstein Book
Jerry Herman Jerry Herman Music
Jerry Herman Jerry Herman Lyrics
Terry Johnson Terry Johnson Director
Lynne Page Lynne Page Choreographer
Tim Shortall Tim Shortall Scenic Design
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Videos (12)

 

Shows That Opened That Season: 2009 - 2010

 
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2010 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Douglas Hodge Winner
2010 Outstanding Choreography Lynne Page Nominee
2010 Outstanding Costume Design Matthew Wright Winner
2010 Outstanding Director of a Musical Terry Johnson Nominee
2010 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Robin De Jesus Nominee
2010 Outstanding Revival of a Musical   Winner
2010 Outstanding Sound Design of a Musical Jonathan Deans Nominee

Drama League

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2010 Distinguished Revival of a Musical   Winner

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2010 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Douglas Hodge Winner
2010 Outstanding Costume Design Matthew Wright Winner
2010 Outstanding Director of a Musical Terry Johnson Winner
2010 Outstanding Revival of a Musical   Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2010 Actor in a Musical Douglas Hodge Winner
2010 Actor in a Musical Kelsey Grammer Nominee
2010 Choreography Lynne Page Nominee
2010 Costume Design of a Musical Matthew Wright Nominee
2010 Direction of a Musical Terry Johnson Winner
2010 Featured Actor in a Musical Robin De Jesus Nominee
2010 Lighting Design of a Musical Nick Richings Nominee
2010 Orchestrations Jason Carr Nominee
2010 Revival of a Musical   Winner
2010 Scenic Design of a Musical Tim Shortall Nominee
2010 Sound Design of a Musical Jonathan Deans 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 1, 2011 49 $361,908
$906,512
-$118,032 $70.37
$250.00
5143
1057
8
0
60.82% -20.49%
Apr. 24, 2011 48 $479,940
$906,512
$202,238 $69.80
$250.00
6876
1057
8
0
81.31% 27.18%
Apr. 17, 2011 47 $277,702
$906,512
-$11,890 $60.67
$250.00
4577
1057
8
0
54.13% 5.90%
Apr. 10, 2011 46 $289,592
$906,512
- $71.01
$250.00
4078
1057
8
0
48.23% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,409,142
$3,626,048
  $67.96 20674
33824
32
0
61.12 %  
Cumulative
  $29,057,813
$50,918,500
  $83.12
$250.00
347661
473256
433
15
73.46 %  
 
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