Shogun, the Musical

Musical - Original

Marquis Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: November 1, 1990
  • Opening Date: November 20, 1990
  • Closing Date: January 20, 1991
  • Previews: 18
  • Performances: 72

Music: Paul Chihara

Lyrics: John Driver

Book: John Driver

Synopsis

An English sea captain, shipwrecked in 17th-century Japan, becomes caught in a political power struggle and falls in love with a married noblewoman, in this musical adaptation of James Clavell's novel.

 

Opening Night Cast

Tito Abeleda in Shogun, the Musical Tito Abeleda Dancer
A Captured Samurai
Ninja Attacker
Ishido's Head Samurai
June Angela Lady Mariko
Alan Ariano Red guard of Osaka Castle
Dancer
Philip Casnoff in Shogun, the Musical Philip Casnoff John Blackthorne
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Opening Night Production Credits

  John Driver Book
  Paul Chihara Music
  John Driver Lyrics
  Michael Smuin Director
  Michael Smuin Choreographer
  Kirk Peterson Co - Choreographer
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1991 Outstanding Actress in a Musical June Angela Nominee
1991 Outstanding Costume Design Patricia Zipprodt Winner

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1991 Theatre World Award Francis Ruivivar Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1991 Actress in a Musical June Angela Nominee
1991 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Patricia Zipprodt 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. 20, 1991 33 $180,000
-
$17,826 $30.96
-
5814
1592
8
0
45.65% 3.29%
Jan. 13, 1991 32 $162,174
-
-$13,062 $30.06
-
5395
1592
8
0
42.36% 1.17%
Jan. 6, 1991 31 $175,236
-
-$148,731 $33.40
-
5246
1592
8
0
41.19% -31.38%
Dec. 30, 1990 30 $323,967
-
- $35.05
-
9242
1592
8
0
72.57% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $841,377
-
  $32.37 25697
50944
32
0
50.44 %  
Cumulative
  $2,913,428
-
  $32.76
$0.00
88687
143280
72
18
61.90 %  
 
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