A Strange Loop (Broadway, Lyceum Theatre, 2022) | Playbill

A Strange Loop

Broadway
Musical
One Act
Original

Michael R. Jackson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning, blisteringly funny masterwork exposes the heart and soul of a young artist grappling with desires, identity, and instincts he both loves and loathes. Hell-bent on breaking free of his own self-perception, Usher wrestles with the thoughts in his head, brought to life on stage by a hilarious, straight-shooting ensemble. Bold and heartfelt in its truth-telling, A Strange Loop is the big, Black, and queer-ass Great American Musical for all.



SYNOPSIS: Usher is a black, queer writer, working a day job he hates while writing his original musical: a piece about a black, queer writer, working a day job he hates while writing his original musical. Michael R. Jackson’s blistering, momentous musical follows a young artist at war with a host of demons — not least of which, the punishing thoughts in his own head — in an attempt to capture and understand his own strange loop.

SCHEDULE:
June 21–26: Tuesday @7pm, Wednesday @2pm and 8pm, Thursday @7pm, Friday @8pm, Saturday @2pm and 8pm, Sunday @7pm

June 28–July 3: Tuesday @7pm, Wednesday @2pm and 8pm, Thursday @7pm, Friday @8pm, Saturday @2pm and 8pm, Sunday @3pm

People (106)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
2022 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Winner
Drama League
2022 Outstanding Production of a Musical Winner
2022 Distinguished Performance Nominee
2022 Distinguished Performance Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
2022 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Winner
Theatre World Awards
2022 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
2022 Best Sound Design of a Musical Nominee
2022 Best Orchestrations Nominee
2022 Best Direction of a Musical Nominee
2022 Best Musical Winner
2022 Best Lighting Design of a Musical Nominee
2022 Best Scenic Design of a Musical Nominee
2022 Best Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
2022 Best Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
2022 Best Actor in a Musical Nominee
2022 Best Original Score Nominee
2022 Best Book of a Musical Winner

QUICK STATS

(as of Jun 19, 2022) Total Current Gross: $5,802,785.09 Highest Weekly Gross: $845,313.44 (Week Ending Jun 19, 2022)   Average Ticket Price: $95.61 Average % Capacity: 85.69%

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
Jun 19, 2022 4 $845,313.44 $168,997.94 $116.00 $373.00 7,287 912 8 0 99.88% 1.99%
Jun 12, 2022 3 $676,315.50 -$9,456.63 $108.23 $347.00 6,249 912 7 0 97.89% 8.53%
Jun 5, 2022 2 $685,772.13 -$34,781.21 $105.18 $347.00 6,520 912 8 0 89.36% -3.22%
May 29, 2022 1 $720,553.34 $16,825.61 $106.67 $313.00 6,755 912 8 0 92.58% 2.79%
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