ストンプ is ending its New York run.
火曜日に, ハリウッドレポーター reported that the long-running off-Broadway show’s producers announced that ストンプ is closing after a final run of performances at New York City’s Orpheum Theater, with the last show scheduled for Sunday, 1月. 8, 2023.
A spokesperson for the production told the outlet that ストンプ‘s closing after nearly 29 years at the East Village venue is “due to declining ticket sales.”
“We are so proud that the East Village and the Orpheum Theatre has been ストンプ‘s home for so many wonderful years and want to thank our producers and our amazing cast, crew and front-of-house staff, all of whom have worked so hard for so long to make the show such a success,” ストンプ creators Steve McNicholas and Luke Cresswell said Tuesday in a statement obtained by THR.
“They have always given 100 percent to every audience, from the very beginning in 1994 to the post-lockdown audiences of 2022,” the pair added in a statement. “We want to thank everyone involved for such an incredible New York run.”
後 ストンプ‘s final performance, the show — which features percussionists as they utilize a variety of non-musical objects to create music — will have tallied 11,472 regular performances on top of its 13 previews held before its premiere at the Orpheum on Feb. 27, 1994, アウトレットによると.
“We fell in love with ストンプ when we first saw it in Europe and when we brought this hard-to-describe show here, we imagined that it would find an audience,” the show’s producers said in a statement obtained by the outlet.
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“We could not have imagined the remarkable success it would enjoy, becoming part of popular culture, touring for years, and making an unmistakable imprint on the theatre landscape here and all over the world,” 彼らは付け加えた.
The producers noted in their statement that ストンプ‘s North American and European touring productions will continue to run after the show closes in New York City.
ストンプ won the Olivier award for best choreography, an OBIE award, a Legend of Off-Broadway award and a Drama Desk award “for unique theatre experience,” によると THR.
ストンプ‘s current New York City cast includes Alan Asuncion, Micah Cowher, John Gavin, Desmond Howard, Jayme Overton, Tamii Sakurai, Emmanuel “Manny” Scott and Reggie Talley, according to the production’s Webサイト.