Industry Insight Weekly Grosses Analysis
INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 7/15; Blackout Edition
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 7/14/2019.
Of note, all but 4 shows (Beautiful, Beetlejuice, Be More Chill & Burn This) performed less shows this weekend due to Saturday's blackout in Manhattan.
This week, 30 shows played on Broadway, with 243,260 tickets sold and a total gross of $30,566,474. The average ticket price was $125.65.
This was less than the number of shows as last week and down 1 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was down -15.57%. Versus last year, attendance was down -13.26%. On the sales front, overall grosses were down -10.38% vs. last week and down -18.12% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $125.65 is up $7.26 compared to last week and down $-7.45 compared to last year.
Top 5 by This Week Gross
|THE LION KING||$2,394,536|
|TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD||$1,700,382|
Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
|WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME||$211,848|
|THE CHER SHOW||$49,468|
Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
HAMILTON ($-418,585), WICKED ($-342,396), HADESTOWN ($-281,831), HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO ($-241,870), ALADDIN ($-207,030)
Top 5 by Average Ticket Price
|THE LION KING||$187.67|
|TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD||$166.38|
Top 5 by Gross % of Potential
|TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD||136.13%|
|AIN'T TOO PROUD||104.07%|
Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
|THE BOOK OF MORMON||103.9%|
|COME FROM AWAY||102%|
|TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD||101.7%|
|DEAR EVAN HANSEN||101.6%|
Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
|WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME||1755|
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..
Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
WICKED (-1893), FROZEN (-1777), ALADDIN (-1693), HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO (-1622), TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD (-1440)