INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 9/11
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 9/10/2017.
This week, 27 shows played on Broadway, with 220,403 tickets sold and a total gross of $23,606,593. The average ticket price was $107.11.
This was less than the number of shows as last week and up 4 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was down -7.34%. Versus last year, attendance was up 9.21%. On the sales front, overall grosses were down -15.39% vs. last week and up 17.13% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $107.11 is down $-10.18 compared to last week and up $7.24 compared to last year.
Top 5 by This Week Gross
|THE LION KING||$1,765,446|
|DEAR EVAN HANSEN||$1,678,428|
Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 ($258,968), THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER ($291,912), 1984 ($292,803), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($307,599), PRINCE OF BROADWAY ($379,904)
Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
|A BRONX TALE THE MUSICAL||$49,600|
|PRINCE OF BROADWAY||$23,128|
|A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2||$5,344|
|DEAR EVAN HANSEN||$210.46|
|COME FROM AWAY||$148.93|
|THE BOOK OF MORMON||$134.21|
|THE LION KING||$130.55|
|DEAR EVAN HANSEN||121.84%|
|COME FROM AWAY||100.73%|
|THE BOOK OF MORMON||97.32%|
|COME FROM AWAY||101.9%|
|THE BOOK OF MORMON||101.4%|
|DEAR EVAN HANSEN||101.3%|
|THE LION KING||99.7%|
Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
1984 (57.2%), A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 (58.3%), SCHOOL OF ROCK (61.5%), THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER (64.9%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (66.9%)
Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
|THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER||94|
|CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY||47|
Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
SCHOOL OF ROCK (-2566), HELLO, DOLLY! (-1263), GROUNDHOG DAY (-1214), WAR PAINT (-1130), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (-945)
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..