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Top Grossing Broadway Shows of 1988

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THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
MAJESTIC
$26,345,159
$0
$0
650,547
16
383
399
LES MIS√ČRABLES - ORIGINAL
BROADWAY
$26,205,248
$0
$0
646,498
0
378
378
ME AND MY GIRL
MARQUIS
$23,970,196
$0
$0
610,557
0
416
416
CATS
WINTER GARDEN
$23,629,053
$0
$0
600,114
0
416
416
STARLIGHT EXPRESS
GERSHWIN
$19,534,469
$0
$0
557,987
0
416
416
ANYTHING GOES 1987-1989
VIVIAN BEAUMONT
$17,080,631
$0
$0
431,548
0
416
416
INTO THE WOODS 1987-1989
MARTIN BECK
$16,187,767
$0
$0
446,355
0
416
416
42ND STREET - ORIGINAL
ST. JAMES
$11,018,190
$0
$0
480,829
0
416
416
A Chorus Line - Original
SHUBERT
$9,460,557
$0
$0
325,232
0
408
408
SARAFINA
CORT
$8,960,836
$0
$0
367,399
11
381
392
CABARET 1987-1988
MINSKOFF
$5,975,562
$0
$0
174,811
0
184
184
SPEED-THE-PLOW
ROYALE
$5,399,275
$0
$0
230,360
23
271
294
AIN'T MISBEHAVIN'
AMBASSADOR
$4,802,683
$0
$0
143,030
8
152
160
BURN THIS
PLYMOUTH
$4,776,842
$0
$0
227,610
0
352
352
FENCES 1987-1988
46TH STREET
$4,426,541
$0
$0
173,348
0
208
208
BROADWAY BOUND
BROADHURST
$4,347,106
$0
$0
205,645
0
312
312
THE WORLD ACCORDING TO ME
BROOKS ATKINSON
$4,223,163
$0
$0
167,247
0
208
208
CHESS
IMPERIAL
$3,806,343
$0
$0
100,726
17
68
85
LEGS DIAMOND
HELLINGER
$3,632,440
$0
$0
81,128
72
0
72
ROMANCE ROMANCE
HELEN HAYES
$3,011,755
$0
$0
113,210
13
273
286
MACBETH 1988
HELLINGER
$2,799,049
$0
$0
90,957
8
77
85
BREAKING THE CODE
NEIL SIMON
$2,630,141
$0
$0
103,121
0
120
120
OH CALCUTTA!
EDISON
$2,328,946
$0
$0
158,555
8
523
531
CHECKMATES
46TH STREET
$2,197,374
$0
$0
117,678
16
164
180
PENN AND TELLER
RITZ
$1,760,617
$0
$0
66,013
0
90
90
RUMORS
BROADHURST
$1,726,073
$0
$0
56,035
8
48
56
A WALK IN THE WOODS
BOOTH
$1,562,493
$0
$0
72,519
21
137
158
JOE TURNER'S COME AND GONE 1988
ETHEL BARRYMORE
$1,278,722
$0
$0
64,709
11
105
116
THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS
LUNT-FONTANNE
$1,166,390
$0
$0
50,165
15
61
76
MICHAEL FEINSTEIN IN CONCERT
LYCEUM
$1,031,433
$0
$0
31,308
0
57
57
NERD
HELEN HAYES
$805,302
$0
$0
43,991
0
120
120
AH WILDERNESS! - LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT
NEIL SIMON
$803,598
$0
$0
31,422
8
40
48
MICHAEL FEINSTEIN: ISN'T IT ROMANTIC
BOOTH
$779,339
$0
$0
23,485
0
39
39
A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE - 88
CIRCLE
$761,585
$0
$0
47,247
21
84
105
A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE - 1988
CIRCLE
$761,585
$0
$0
47,247
21
84
105
SPOILS OF WAR
MUSIC BOX
$640,059
$0
$0
30,209
14
36
50
CANCIONES DE MI PADRE
MINSKOFF
$635,122
$0
$0
16,880
0
17
17
OBA OBA
AMBASSADOR
$632,135
$0
$0
31,313
18
46
64
TEDDY AND ALICE
MINSKOFF
$627,729
$0
$0
18,989
0
24
24
THE DEVIL'S DISCIPLE
CIRCLE
$575,448
$0
$0
35,290
27
48
75
The Night of the Iguana 1988
CIRCLE
$568,644
$0
$0
38,378
11
81
92
OUR TOWN 1988-1989
LYCEUM
$498,450
$0
$0
34,099
27
25
52
I'm Not Rappaport 1985-1988
BOOTH
$467,210
$0
$0
15,768
0
23
23
SERIOUS MONEY
ROYALE
$413,435
$0
$0
18,856
21
15
36
MAIL
MUSIC BOX
$383,246
$0
$0
21,340
19
37
56
CARRIE
VIRGINIA
$341,396
$0
$0
17,752
16
5
21
JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK
Golden
$312,358
$0
$0
11,723
6
12
18
DON'T GET GOD STARTED
LONGACRE
$286,876
$0
$0
10,856
0
16
16
EASTERN STANDARD
Golden
$97,656
$0
$0
4,861
8
0
8
PAUL ROBESON
Golden
$95,266
$0
$0
4,592
5
11
16
COASTAL DISTURBANCES
CIRCLE
$69,628
$0
$0
3,687
0
8
8


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