Paul Robeson

Play - Revival

Longacre Theatre

  • First Preview: December 18, 1995
  • Opening Date: December 20, 1995
  • Closing Date: December 31, 1995
  • Previews: 2
  • Performances: 14

Playwright: Philip Hayes Dean

Synopsis

In Phillip Hayes Dean's biographical two-man play, the legendary actor, singer and political activist Paul Robeson sings songs and tells stories of his multi-faceted career, from triumphs in Show Boat and The Emperor Jones, to his fight for racial equality to accusations of Communist involvement.

 

Opening Night Cast

Avery Brooks Paul Robeson
Ernie Scott Lawrence Brown
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Philip Hayes Dean Playwright
  Harold Scott Director
  Dianne McIntyre Original Choreography
  Shirley Prendergast Lighting Design
  Tom Gould Sound Design
  Paul Morer General Manager
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1995 - 1996

 
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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
Dec. 31, 1995 31 $215,968
-
$107,093 $35.36
$60.00
6107
805
8
0
94.83% 38.49%
Dec. 24, 1995 30 $108,875
-
- $30.01
$60.00
3628
805
6
2
56.34% -
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Totals

Last 2 Weeks
  $324,843
-
  $32.69 9735
12880
14
2
75.58 %  
Cumulative
  $324,843
-
  $32.69
$60.00
9735
12880
14
2
75.58 %  
 
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