WEEKLY GROSSES ANALYSIS

Industry Insight Weekly Grosses Analysis


INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 11/4

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Welcome to this week's edition of BroadwayWorld's exclusive WEEKLY GROSSES ANALYSIS - read on for all the weekly grosses statistics for the movers and shakers from the latest grosses, for the week ending 11/3/2019.


This week, 34 shows played on Broadway, with 270,173 tickets sold and a total gross of $31,122,601. The average ticket price was $115.20.

Of note, HAMILTON had a special week - on Thursday, for the second year in a row, they hosted their popular fan performance by providing every ticket for $10 through the Ham4Ham lottery and on Wednesday they hosted the Hamilton Education Program (#EduHam) program for the 2019-20 year hosting 17 New York-area Title I-eligible high schools at the Richard Rodgers Theater. Each EduHam ticket is $10 for students and subsidized by an additional $60 from The Rockefeller Foundation and other generous funders.

This was the same as the number of shows as last week and down 3 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was down -2.85%. Versus last year, attendance was down -3.33%. On the sales front, overall grosses were down -8.42% vs. last week and down -5.91% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $115.20 is down $-7.01 compared to last week and down $-3.17 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $2,408,121
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD $2,245,898
MOULIN ROUGE! $2,180,900
THE LION KING $1,968,299
TINA - THE Tina Turner MUSICAL $1,463,622


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
THE LIGHTNING THIEF ($203,842), LINDA VISTA ($252,234), THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM ($281,028), Derren Brown: SECRET ($331,728), THE GREAT SOCIETY ($369,650)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

TINA - THE Tina Turner MUSICAL $92,613
THE LIGHTNING THIEF $30,722
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD $28,497
FROZEN $21,322
ALADDIN $17,352


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
HAMILTON ($-557,703), HADESTOWN ($-176,644), AIN'T TOO PROUD ($-158,167), TOOTSIE ($-148,738), DEAR EVAN HANSEN ($-91,398)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

HAMILTON $224.35
MOULIN ROUGE! $207.74
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD $192.38
HADESTOWN $164.69
AMERICAN UTOPIA $152.77


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
THE LIGHTNING THIEF ($58.91), Derren Brown: SECRET ($66.71), HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO ($74.36), TOOTSIE ($75.78), FROZEN ($75.79)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD 130.3%
MOULIN ROUGE! 119.07%
HADESTOWN 111.44%
AMERICAN UTOPIA 110.16%
HAMILTON 105.14%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
THE LIGHTNING THIEF (23.82%), THE GREAT SOCIETY (31.12%), THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM (38.87%), Derren Brown: SECRET (41.93%), LINDA VISTA (43.19%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD 101.7%
HAMILTON 101.3%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.2%
COME FROM AWAY 100.9%
MOULIN ROUGE! 100.8%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
THE LIGHTNING THIEF (40.3%), THE GREAT SOCIETY (53.9%), THE SOUND INSIDE (66.8%), THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM (67.4%), LINDA VISTA (67.4%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

TINA - THE Tina Turner MUSICAL 1478
FROZEN 550
Derren Brown: SECRET 536
TOOTSIE 357
BEETLEJUICE 262


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
CHICAGO (-715), WAITRESS (-629), THE GREAT SOCIETY (-525), THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (-491), MEAN GIRLS (-386)

That's all for this week... Note: All data presented for informational purposes only. BroadwayWorld.com makes No Guarantees as to the accuracy of the data, or the matter in which it's presented. Source: The Broadway League..



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