The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940

Comedy - Original

Longacre Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: April 1, 1987
  • Opening Date: April 6, 1987
  • Closing Date: August 1, 1987
  • Previews: 6
  • Performances: 136

Playwright: John Bishop

Synopsis

A backers' audition for a new musical on a suburban estate turns deadly, with plenty of confusing murders and knotty plots to unravel, in John Bishop's comedic thriller.

 

Opening Night Cast

Michael Ayr Ken de la Maize
Dorothy Cantwell Nikki Crandall
Willie C. Carpenter Michael Kelly
Kelly Connell Eddie McCuen
Pamela Dunlap Marjorie Baverstock
Ruby Holbrook Elsa von Grossenknueten
Lily Knight Helsa Wenzel
Bobo Lewis Bernice Roth
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Opening Night Production Credits

  John Bishop Writer
  John Bishop Director
  David Potts Scenic Design
Jennifer von Mayrhauser Jennifer von Mayrhauser Costume Design
  Jeff Davis Lighting Design
  Chuck London Media Sound Design
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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
Aug. 2, 1987 9 $52,009
-
-$1,008 $17.42
-
2986
1096
8
0
34.06% -8.24%
Jul. 26, 1987 8 $53,017
-
-$3,011 $14.29
-
3709
1096
8
0
42.30% 2.83%
Jul. 19, 1987 7 $56,028
-
-$4,623 $16.19
-
3461
1096
8
0
39.47% -5.40%
Jul. 12, 1987 6 $60,651
-
- $15.42
-
3934
1096
8
0
44.87% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $221,705
-
  $15.83 14090
35072
32
0
40.17 %  
Cumulative
  $1,091,537
-
  $16.56
$0.00
66736
155632
136
6
42.88 %  
 
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