Medea

Drama - Revival

Longacre Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: March 29, 1994
  • Opening Date: April 7, 1994
  • Closing Date: June 26, 1994
  • Previews: 9
  • Performances: 83

Synopsis

A barbarian sorceress is abandoned by her war-hero husband for a Greek princess, turning to the ultimate murder for revenge in Euripedes' tragedy.

 

Opening Night Cast

Diana Rigg in Medea Diana Rigg Medea
Donald Douglas Aegeus
Janet Henfrey Nurse
Jane Loretta Lowe Woman of Corinth
Dan Mullane Messenger
Tyler Noyes Child
Judith Paris Woman of Corinth
John Southworth Tutor
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Euripides Writer
  Alistair Elliot New Translation
Jonathan Kent Jonathan Kent Director
  Caroline Pope Movement Director
Peter J. Davison Peter J. Davison Scenic Design
  Paul Brown Costume Design
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1994 Outstanding Actress in a Play Diana Rigg Nominee
1994 Outstanding Director of a Play Jonathan Kent Nominee
1994 Outstanding Music in a Play Jonathan Dove Nominee
1994 Outstanding Revival of a Play   Nominee
1994 Outstanding Set Design Peter J. Davison Nominee
1994 Outstanding Sound Design John Leonard Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1994 Actress in a Play Diana Rigg Winner
1994 Revival of a Play   Nominee
1994 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Peter J. Davison 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
Jun. 26, 1994 4 $323,270
-
$6,940 $42.82
-
7550
1095
8
0
86.19% -10.67%
Jun. 19, 1994 3 $316,330
-
$13,127 $42.61
-
7424
1095
7
0
96.86% 4.30%
Jun. 12, 1994 2 $303,203
-
$18,533 $42.73
-
7095
1095
7
0
92.56% 4.52%
Jun. 5, 1994 1 $284,670
-
- $42.19
-
6748
1095
7
0
88.04% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,227,473
-
  $42.59 28817
31755
29
0
90.75 %  
Cumulative
  $3,435,444
-
  $40.21
$0.00
84470
100740
83
9
83.85 %  
 
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