The Rainmaker

Play - Revival

Brooks Atkinson Theatre

  • First Preview: October 21, 1999
  • Opening Date: November 11, 1999
  • Closing Date: January 23, 2000
  • Previews: 25
  • Performances: 82

Playwright: N. Richard Nash

Synopsis

Plain Lizzie Curry finds herself falling, against her better judgment, for a traveler who promises to bring rain to her family's ever-dry Texas town.

 

Opening Night Cast

Woody Harrelson in The Rainmaker Woody Harrelson Bill Starbuck
Jayne Atkinson in The Rainmaker Jayne Atkinson Lizzie Curry
David Aaron  Baker in The Rainmaker David Aaron Baker Jim Curry
Jerry Hardin in The Rainmaker Jerry Hardin H.C. Curry
John Bedford Lloyd in The Rainmaker John Bedford Lloyd Noah Curry
Bernie McInerney in The Rainmaker Bernie McInerney Sheriff Thomas
Randle Mell in The Rainmaker Randle Mell File
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Opening Night Production Credits

  N. Richard Nash Playwright
  Louis Rosen Original Music
Scott Ellis Scott Ellis Director
James Noone James Noone Set Design
Jess Goldstein Jess Goldstein Costume Design
Peter Kaczorowski Peter Kaczorowski Lighting Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1999 - 2000

 
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Awards


Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2000 Actress in a Play Jayne Atkinson 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
Jan. 23, 2000 34 $232,976
$327,614
-$27,807 $37.50
$65.00
6213
998
8
0
77.82% -6.96%
Jan. 16, 2000 33 $260,783
$327,614
$11,308 $38.53
$65.00
6769
998
8
0
84.78% 5.21%
Jan. 9, 2000 32 $249,475
$327,614
$101,974 $39.27
$65.00
6353
998
8
0
79.57% 0.39%
Jan. 2, 2000 31 $147,501
$204,759
- $37.33
$65.00
3951
998
5
0
79.18% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $890,735
$1,187,601
  $38.16 23286
28942
29
0
80.46 %  
Cumulative
  $3,321,242
$4,325,100
  $37.66
$65.00
88453
106786
82
25
82.83 %  
 
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