INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 3/18
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 3/17/2019.
This week, 34 shows played on Broadway, with 288,544 tickets sold and a total gross of $32,944,573. The average ticket price was $114.18.
This was up the number of shows as last week and up 4 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was up 6.45%. Versus last year, attendance was up 8.50%. On the sales front, overall grosses were up 8.90% vs. last week and up 3.10% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $114.18 is up $2.56 compared to last week and down $-5.98 compared to last year.
Top 5 by This Week Gross
|THE LION KING||$2,024,027|
|HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO||$1,948,859|
|TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD||$1,511,717|
|THE LION KING||$280,228|
|BE MORE CHILL||$280,077|
|THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA||$199,437|
Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
FROZEN ($-164,977), TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD ($-105,373), THE CHER SHOW ($-75,490), BEAUTIFUL ($-32,127), HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO ($-25,360)
Top 5 by Average Ticket Price
|DEAR EVAN HANSEN||$175.35|
|HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO||$150.19|
|THE LION KING||$149.14|
|TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD||116.07%|
|DEAR EVAN HANSEN||103.62%|
|THE BOOK OF MORMON||104.1%|
|COME FROM AWAY||102.1%|
|DEAR EVAN HANSEN||101.5%|
|THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA||1995|
Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
THE CHER SHOW (-341), BE MORE CHILL (-30),
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..