Candide

Candide

Broadway
Musical
Comedy
SYNOPSIS: In this musical adaptation of Voltaire's satirical novel, the naïve Candide is separated from his beloved Cunegonde and journeys around the world to find her, retaining his teacher Pangloss's belief that "this is the best of all possible worlds" in the face of ever-increasing catastrophes.
People (204)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1997 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Nominee
1997 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Nominee
1997 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
1997 Outstanding Revival of a Musical Nominee
1997 Outstanding Set Design for a Musical Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
1997 Outstanding Revival of a Musical Nominee
Theatre World
1997 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1997 Actor in a Musical Nominee
1997 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Winner
1997 Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
1997 Revival of a Musical Nominee

QUICK STATS

(as of Jul 27, 1997) Total Current Gross: $5,065,916 Highest Weekly Gross: $496,183 (Week Ending May 11, 1997)   Average Ticket Price: $34.50 Average % Capacity: 67.85%

Grosses

Week Ending Week Number This Week Gross Potential Gross Diff $ Avg Ticket Top Ticket Seats Sold Seats in Theatre Perfs Previews % Cap This Week Diff % cap
Jul 27, 1997 8 $246,223.00 $797,262.00 $12,768.00 $26.92 $65.00 9148 1926 8 0 59.37% 5.67%
Jul 20, 1997 7 $233,455.00 $797,262.00 -$41,562.00 $28.22 $65.00 8274 1926 8 0 53.70% -6.89%
Jul 13, 1997 6 $275,017.00 $797,262.00 $60,426.00 $29.46 $65.00 9335 1926 8 0 60.59% -1.57%
Jul 6, 1997 5 $214,591.00 $797,262.00 -$67,896.00 $22.41 $65.00 9577 1926 8 0 62.16% 7.04%