Wonderful Town

Musical - Revival

Al Hirschfeld Theatre

  • First Preview: November 5, 2003
  • Opening Date: November 23, 2003
  • Closing Date: January 30, 2005
  • Previews: 16
  • Performances: 497

Music: Leonard Bernstein

Lyrics: Betty Comden, Adolph Green

Book: Jerome Chodorov, Joseph A. Fields

Synopsis

Ruth, an aspiring writer, and Eileen, her prettier, aspiring-actress younger sister, arrive in New York from Ohio in the 1930s and find frustration, career hopes and romance in the city of their dreams.

 

Opening Night Cast

Donna Murphy in Wonderful Town Donna Murphy Ruth Sherwood
Jennifer Westfeldt in Wonderful Town Jennifer Westfeldt Eileen Sherwood
Gregg Edelman in Wonderful Town Gregg Edelman Robert Baker
David Margulies in Wonderful Town David Margulies Appopolous
Michael McGrath in Wonderful Town Michael McGrath Chick Clark
Raymond Jaramillo  McLeod in Wonderful Town Raymond Jaramillo McLeod Wreck
Peter Benson in Wonderful Town Peter Benson Frank Lippencott
Nancy Anderson in Wonderful Town Nancy Anderson Helen
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2004 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Donna Murphy Winner
2004 Outstanding Choreography Kathleen Marshall Winner
2004 Outstanding Director of a Musical Kathleen Marshall Nominee
2004 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Raymond Jaramillo McLeod Nominee
2004 Outstanding Revival of a Musical   Nominee
2004 Outstanding Set Design of a Musical John Lee Beatty Nominee

Drama League

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2004 Distinguished Revival of a Musical   Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2004 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Gregg Edelman Nominee
2004 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Donna Murphy Winner
2004 Outstanding Choreography Kathleen Marshall Winner
2004 Outstanding Director of a Musical Kathleen Marshall Nominee
2004 Outstanding Revival of a Musical   Winner

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2004 Theatre World Award Jennifer Westfeldt Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2004 Actress in a Musical Donna Murphy Nominee
2004 Choreography Kathleen Marshall Winner
2004 Direction of a Musical Kathleen Marshall Nominee
2004 Featured Actress in a Musical Jennifer Westfeldt Nominee
2004 Revival of a Musical   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. 30, 2005 35 $502,476
$949,032
$128,519 $65.53
$95.00
7668
1437
8
0
66.70% 16.79%
Jan. 23, 2005 34 $373,957
$949,032
-$132,573 $65.17
$95.00
5738
1437
8
0
49.91% -13.38%
Jan. 16, 2005 33 $506,530
$949,032
$63,412 $69.62
$95.00
7276
1437
8
0
63.29% 4.37%
Jan. 9, 2005 32 $443,118
$949,032
- $65.41
$95.00
6774
1437
8
0
58.92% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,826,081
$3,796,128
  $66.43 27456
45984
32
0
59.71 %  
Cumulative
  $29,830,255
$60,856,677
  $65.62
$95.00
449677
737181
497
16
61.00 %  
 
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