King Kong

Theatre: Broadway
Status: Closed
(October 05, 2018 - August 18, 2019 )
  • Rehearsal: July 30, 2018
  • Preview: October 5, 2018
  • Open: November 8, 2018
  • Close: August 18, 2019
Musical - American Premiere
Running Time: 2hrs 30mins

One of the world's great modern myths about an enormous creature and his battle for survival in New York City, "King Kong" has gone back to the source-the novella of the original film by Merian C Cooper and Edgar Wallace.

For The Record:

"King Kong" had its World Premiere in Melbourne, Australia in June 2013, where it had a Book by Craig Lucas and was directed by Daniel Kramer. A Lab took place in NYC in November 2017.

Total Gross: $36,707,909
Average Weekly Gross: $797,998
Total Attendance: 464,288
Average Weekly Attendance: 77%

Staff & Creative Team

Executive Producer:

Barbara Darwell

General Manager:

Foresight Theatrical LLC

Casting Director:

Tara Rubin Casting

Advertising Representative:


Press Agent:


Production Supervisor:

Juniper Street Productions

Production Stage Manager:

Kathleen E Purvis

Book Writer:

Jack Thorne

Composer & Music Producer:

Marius De Vries


Eddie Perfect

Director & Choreographer:

Drew McOnie

Settings & Projections:

Peter England

Creature Designer:

Sonny Tilders


Roger Kirk


Peter Mumford


Frieder Weiss

Kong/Ariel Movement Director:

Gavin Robins

Music Supervisor:

David Caddick


Marius De Vries

Original Songs:

Eddie Perfect


Anna Darrow 10/05/2018 - 08/18/2019
Carl Denham 10/05/2018 - 08/18/2019
Lumpy 10/05/2018 - 08/18/2019