INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 8/7
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 8/6/2017.
This week, 31 shows played on Broadway, with 266,389 tickets sold and a total gross of $31,424,603. The average ticket price was $117.97.
The number of shows was up by 6 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was up 0.03%. Versus last year, attendance was up 17.92%. On the sales front, overall grosses were down -1.50% vs. last week and up 30.60% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $117.97 is down $-1.84 compared to last week and up $11.45 compared to last year.
Top 5 by This Week Gross
|THE LION KING||$2,276,325|
|DEAR EVAN HANSEN||$1,710,233|
Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
MARVIN'S ROOM ($186,351), A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 ($232,352), 1984 ($340,889), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($364,396), THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER ($456,195)
Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
|THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER||$257,154|
|ON YOUR FEET!||$84,748|
Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
THE LION KING ($-306,714), THE BOOK OF MORMON ($-122,576), GROUNDHOG DAY ($-79,199), HELLO, DOLLY! ($-72,513), BEAUTIFUL ($-69,437)
Top 5 by Average Ticket Price
|DEAR EVAN HANSEN||$213.86|
|THE LION KING||$168.02|
|COME FROM AWAY||$152.78|
Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
MARVIN'S ROOM ($48.26), A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 ($53.82), 1984 ($64.54), THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER ($68.11), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($69.34)
Top 5 by Gross % of Potential
|DEAR EVAN HANSEN||124.15%|
|THE BOOK OF MORMON||102.6%|
|COME FROM AWAY||101.9%|
|DEAR EVAN HANSEN||101.6%|
|THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER||4720|
|ON YOUR FEET!||689|
Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
THE LION KING (-1663), THE BOOK OF MORMON (-1076), GROUNDHOG DAY (-885), A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 (-846), CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY (-518)
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..