INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 9/5
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 9/3/2017.
This week, 28 shows played on Broadway, with 237,871 tickets sold and a total gross of $27,899,476. The average ticket price was $117.29.
This was less than the number of shows as last week and up 2 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was up 2.40%. Versus last year, attendance was up 5.85%. On the sales front, overall grosses were up 4.97% vs. last week and up 20.08% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $117.29 is up $2.87 compared to last week and up $13.90 compared to last year.
Top 5 by This Week Gross
|THE LION KING||$1,999,796|
|DEAR EVAN HANSEN||$1,683,308|
Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 ($253,624), 1984 ($291,069), THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER ($304,916), PRINCE OF BROADWAY ($356,776), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($376,044)
Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
|NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812||$208,948|
|SCHOOL OF ROCK||$122,030|
Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
THE LION KING ($-53,503), THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER ($-49,019), A BRONX TALE THE MUSICAL ($-9,756), CATS ($5,086), THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA ($5,587)
Top 5 by Average Ticket Price
|DEAR EVAN HANSEN||$211.29|
|COME FROM AWAY||$153.45|
|THE LION KING||$147.37|
Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER ($59.33), A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 ($60.75), 1984 ($62.31), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($68.14), WAR PAINT ($69.13)
Top 5 by Gross % of Potential
|DEAR EVAN HANSEN||122.19%|
|NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812||110.18%|
|THE BOOK OF MORMON||104.24%|
|THE BOOK OF MORMON||102.4%|
|COME FROM AWAY||102.0%|
|DEAR EVAN HANSEN||101.2%|
|SCHOOL OF ROCK||1114|
|CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY||872|
Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER (-558), PRINCE OF BROADWAY (-364), A BRONX TALE THE MUSICAL (-83), HAMILTON (-4),
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..