Groundhog Day

Theatre: August Wilson
Status: Closed
(March 16, 2017 - September 17, 2017 )
  • Rehearsal: January 9, 2017
  • Preview: March 16, 2017
  • Open: April 17, 2017
  • Close: September 17, 2017
Musical - American Premiere
Running Time: 2hrs 30mins

Based on the 1993 film of the same name, "Groundhog Day" is the story of Phil Connors, a cynical Pittsburgh TV weatherman who is sent to cover the annual Groundhog Day event in Punxsutawney, PA, when he finds himself caught in a time loop, forced to repeat the same day again and again…and again. As each day plays out exactly the same as before Phil becomes increasingly despondent, but is there a lesson to be learned through his experiences, will he ever unlock the secret and break the cycle? 

For The Record:

The 1993 film starred Bill Murray and was directed by Harold Ramis. The screenplay was by Ramis & Danny Rubin, from a story by Danny Rubin.

Total Gross: $19,585,335
Average Weekly Gross: $725,383
Total Gross Potential: 58%
Total Attendance: 217,221
Average Weekly Attendance: 86%

Staff & Creative Team

General Manager:

Bespoke Theatricals LLC

Production Manager:

Aurora Productions

Casting Director:

Jim Carnahan Casting

Advertising Representative:

AKA NYC

Press Agent:

Boneau/Bryan-Brown

Production Stage Manager:

David Lober

Book Writer:

Danny Rubin

Music & Lyrics:

Tim Minchin

Director:

Matthew Warchus

Choreographer:

Peter Darling

Co-Choreographer:

Ellen Kane

Settings & Costumes:

Rob Howell

Lighting:

Hugh Vanstone

Musical Director:

David Holcenberg

Orchestrations, Additional Music & Musical Supervision:

Christopher Nightingale

Cast

Phil Connors 03/16/2017 - 09/17/2017
Rita Hanson 03/16/2017 - 09/17/2017
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