WEEKLY GROSSES ANALYSIS

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 7/30

Jul. 30, 2018  

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 7/29/2018.


This week, 32 shows played on Broadway, with 295,685 tickets sold and a total gross of $39,633,285. The average ticket price was $134.04.

This was the same as the number of shows as last week and up 3 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was up 5.06%. Versus last year, attendance was up 12.50%. On the sales front, overall grosses were up 7.54% vs. last week and up 26.24% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $134.04 is up $3.09 compared to last week and up $14.59 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $3,152,927
THE LION KING $2,784,211
HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO $2,253,340
WICKED $2,199,140
FROZEN $2,113,769


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER ($262,256), HEAD OVER HEELS ($320,745), STRAIGHT WHITE MEN ($332,922), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($378,859), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($557,528)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $967,455
PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL $739,639
THE LION KING $296,179
WICKED $240,377
BEAUTIFUL $109,082


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
THE BOOK OF MORMON ($-77,451), CAROUSEL ($-73,551), ALADDIN ($-17,369), COME FROM AWAY ($-17,009), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($-6,300)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $509.39
HAMILTON $293.13
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $208.96
HELLO, DOLLY! $182.80
THE LION KING $182.42


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER ($39.87), HEAD OVER HEELS ($48.11), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($64.78), STRAIGHT WHITE MEN ($73.83), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($83.39)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

DEAR EVAN HANSEN 117.18%
HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO 113.32%
WICKED 109.83%
HAMILTON 108.89%
MEAN GIRLS 108.57%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER (33.69%), HEAD OVER HEELS (36.83%), CAROUSEL (43.16%), STRAIGHT WHITE MEN (52.16%), SUMMER (54.83%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

THE BOOK OF MORMON 104.1%
THE BOYS IN THE BAND 102.3%
COME FROM AWAY 102.0%
HAMILTON 101.8%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.5%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
SUMMER (68.7%), CAROUSEL (73.4%), KINKY BOOTS (75.3%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (85.6%), GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER (86.1%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL 5667
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY 1897
WICKED 1851
THE LION KING 1743
GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER 1643


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
ALADDIN (-1466), THE BOOK OF MORMON (-1053), CAROUSEL (-484), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND (-185), MY FAIR LADY (-120)

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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