“A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” Has Recouped
Rick Miramontez / Andy Snyder / Scott Braun
FOR RELEASE ON MONDAY, APRIL 6, 2015
TONY AWARD®-WINNING BEST MUSICAL
” A G E N T L E M A N ' S G U I D E T O
L O V E A N D M U R D E R “
New York, NY – The reigning Tony Award® winner for Best Musical, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, has recouped its entire $7.5 million capitalization, producer Joey Parnes announced today. A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder began performances at the Walter Kerr Theatre (219 W. 48th Street) on Tuesday, October 22 and officially opened, to overwhelmingly rapturous reviews, on Sunday, November 17, 2013.
A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder holds the house records at the Walter Kerr Theatre for both the highest single-week gross ($1,062,740.60 over eight performances on the week ending December 28, 2014) and total cumulative gross, which now stands at $51,557,644.05.
A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder is the winner of four 2014 Tony® Awards including
Best Musical, Direction of a Musical, Book of a Musical, and Costume Design of a Musical. It was the 2013-14 season’s most nominated production with 10 Tony® Award nominations overall, including dual Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical nominations, Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical, Original Score, Orchestrations, and Scenic Design of a Musical.
A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder stars Tony® Award winner Jefferson Mays, Jeff Kready, Scarlett Strallen, Catherine Walker and Carole Shelley, with Sandra DeNise, Joanna Glushak, Kristen Hahn, Greg Jackson, Eddie Korbich, Mark Ledbetter, Kevin Massey, Michael McCorry Rose, Jennifer Smith, Kathy Voytko and Price Waldman.
A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder features a book and lyrics by Robert L. Freedman, music and lyrics by Steven Lutvak. Direction is by Darko Tresnjak, with choreography by Peggy Hickey.
The design team for A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder includes Alexander Dodge (Scenic Design), Linda Cho (Costume Design), Philip S. Rosenberg (Lighting Design), Dan Moses Schreier (Sound Design), Aaron Rhyne (Projections Design), and Charles LaPointe (Wig Design). Orchestrations are by Jonathan Tunick and Vocal Arrangements are by Dianne Adams McDowell and Steven Lutvak. Paul Staroba serves as Music Director.
For more info, please visit www.agentlemansguidebroadway.com