Pygmalion

Comedy - Revival

Plymouth Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: April 14, 1987
  • Opening Date: April 26, 1987
  • Closing Date: August 2, 1987
  • Previews: 15
  • Performances: 113

Playwright: George Bernard Shaw

Synopsis

In George Bernard Shaw's play, based on a classical myth, a blustering phonetics professor bets that he can turn a Cockney flower girl into a passable society lady in three months.

 

Opening Night Cast

Dora Bryan Mrs. Pearce
Lionel Jeffries Colonel Pickering
John Mills Alfred Doolittle
Peter O'Toole Professor Higgins
Amanda Plummer Eliza Doolittle
Joyce Redman Mrs. Higgins
Osmund Bullock Freddy Eynsford Hill
Mary Peach Mrs. Eynsford Hill
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Opening Night Production Credits

George Bernard  Shaw George Bernard Shaw Writer
  Val May Director
  Douglas Heap Scenic Design
  Terence Emery Costume Design
  Martin Aronstein Lighting Design
  Joseph P. Harris Associates General Manager
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Awards


Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1987 Actress in a Play Amanda Plummer Nominee
1987 Revival (Play or 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
Aug. 2, 1987 9 $116,802
-
$27,115 $26.25
-
4450
1102
8
0
50.48% 13.40%
Jul. 26, 1987 8 $89,687
-
-$32,210 $27.44
-
3269
1102
8
0
37.08% -9.00%
Jul. 19, 1987 7 $121,897
-
$25,058 $30.01
-
4062
1102
8
0
46.08% 14.05%
Jul. 12, 1987 6 $96,839
-
- $34.29
-
2824
1102
8
0
32.03% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $425,225
-
  $29.50 14605
35264
32
0
41.42 %  
Cumulative
  $2,492,885
-
  $30.34
$0.00
82271
141056
113
15
58.33 %  
 
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