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INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 4/23

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 4/22/2018.


This week, 36 shows played on Broadway, with 314,967 tickets sold and a total gross of $37,506,240. The average ticket price was $119.08.

This was the same as the number of shows as last week and down 4 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was up 1.07%. Versus last year, attendance was down -9.42%. On the sales front, overall grosses were down -0.59% vs. last week and down -8.86% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $119.08 is down $-1.99 compared to last week and up $0.73 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $3,081,677
THE LION KING $2,117,628
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $1,925,155
WICKED $1,798,728
FROZEN $1,774,655


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
SAINT JOAN ($219,105), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($316,767), TRAVESTIES ($319,321), CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD ($354,180), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($474,934)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

CAROUSEL $227,713
CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD $123,784
MEAN GIRLS $87,785
SUMMER $68,500
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA $57,670


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY ($-487,545), HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO ($-428,974), HAMILTON ($-58,291), SCHOOL OF ROCK ($-44,730), ALADDIN ($-20,612)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $507.69
HAMILTON $286.51
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $217.00
THE LION KING $157.46
MEAN GIRLS $148.61


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
SAINT JOAN ($44.88), CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD ($58.13), ROCKTOPIA ($59.79), TRAVESTIES ($62.15), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($62.52)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

DEAR EVAN HANSEN 121.61%
HAMILTON 106.42%
THE LION KING 105.53%
ALADDIN 102.79%
WICKED 101.06%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
SAINT JOAN (32.55%), CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD (35.65%), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (39.83%), ROCKTOPIA (40.86%), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (46.33%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

THE BOOK OF MORMON 103.3%
COME FROM AWAY 101.9%
HAMILTON 101.8%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.5%
MEAN GIRLS 100.9%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (60.4%), ROCKTOPIA (73.0%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (74.2%), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (74.4%), CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD (75.9%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

SUMMER 1623
FROZEN 650
SAINT JOAN 643
TRAVESTIES 626
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA 605


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY (-948), SCHOOL OF ROCK (-502), BEAUTIFUL (-497), CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD (-478), CAROUSEL (-423)

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..

Posted on: Monday, April 23, 2018 @ 03:07 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 4/16

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 4/15/2018.


This week, 35 shows played on Broadway, with 304,922 tickets sold and a total gross of $37,131,666. The average ticket price was $121.77.

This was less than the number of shows as last week and down 5 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was down -7.02%. Versus last year, attendance was down -4.66%. On the sales front, overall grosses were down -12.83% vs. last week and up 5.53% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $121.77 is down $-8.11 compared to last week and up $11.76 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $3,139,968
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $2,412,700
THE LION KING $2,136,093
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $1,753,123
FROZEN $1,752,038


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
SAINT JOAN ($225,073), CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD ($230,396), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($314,104), TRAVESTIES ($319,041), LOBBY HERO ($463,697)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $480,205
MEAN GIRLS $205,921
SAINT JOAN $39,321
THREE TALL WOMEN $32,945
TRAVESTIES $29,427


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
WICKED ($-646,489), FROZEN ($-523,357), HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO ($-437,749), THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA ($-437,480), ALADDIN ($-377,135)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $509.01
HAMILTON $291.87
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $219.22
THE LION KING $157.62
COME FROM AWAY $143.20


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD ($35.06), SAINT JOAN ($53.10), ROCKTOPIA ($61.99), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($66.66), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($69.35)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

DEAR EVAN HANSEN 123.01%
HAMILTON 108.44%
THE LION KING 103.7%
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY 101.19%
ALADDIN 99.77%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD (23.19%), SAINT JOAN (33.44%), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (38.56%), ROCKTOPIA (41.88%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (46.35%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

THE BOOK OF MORMON 102.4%
COME FROM AWAY 101.9%
HAMILTON 101.8%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.6%
MEAN GIRLS 100.8%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (59.7%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (69.0%), ROCKTOPIA (72.2%), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (75.6%), TRAVESTIES (77.6%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY 948
SAINT JOAN 746
SUMMER 368
TRAVESTIES 310
MEAN GIRLS 47


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (-2161), KINKY BOOTS (-1736), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (-1520), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (-1491), ROCKTOPIA (-1269)

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..

Posted on: Monday, April 16, 2018 @ 03:15 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 4/9

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 4/8/2018.


This week, 36 shows played on Broadway, with 327,949 tickets sold and a total gross of $42,596,197. The average ticket price was $129.89.

This was up the number of shows as last week and down 2 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was up 2.61%. Versus last year, attendance was up 5.38%. On the sales front, overall grosses were up 1.38% vs. last week and up 23.66% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $129.89 is down $-1.58 compared to last week and up $19.20 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $3,142,588
THE LION KING $2,507,181
WICKED $2,390,664
FROZEN $2,275,395
HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO $2,138,859


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
TRAVESTIES ($289,614), CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD ($375,274), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($446,582), LOBBY HERO ($472,563), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($560,959)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO $549,826
SUMMER $324,314
HAMILTON $260,574
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE $200,653
THREE TALL WOMEN $180,030


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
THE LION KING ($-584,971), WICKED ($-332,376), ALADDIN ($-298,793), MEAN GIRLS ($-292,508), THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA ($-143,614)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $509.62
HAMILTON $292.06
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $224.53
THE LION KING $185.02
FROZEN $169.17


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD ($53.87), TRAVESTIES ($68.92), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($71.66), ROCKTOPIA ($75.79), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($86.10)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

WICKED 134.32%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 125.85%
HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO 115.37%
THE LION KING 114.38%
HAMILTON 108.53%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD (37.77%), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (45.72%), TRAVESTIES (50.52%), ROCKTOPIA (57.61%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (65.9%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

THE BOOK OF MORMON 103.5%
COME FROM AWAY 101.9%
HAMILTON 101.8%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.5%
MEAN GIRLS 100.3%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (71.1%), ROCKTOPIA (81.2%), TRAVESTIES (82.6%), CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD (86.7%), SUMMER (87.1%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

SUMMER 3601
HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO 3244
TRAVESTIES 1734
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE 1393
CAROUSEL 1252


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
WICKED (-1791), ALADDIN (-1750), THE LION KING (-1715), SCHOOL OF ROCK (-540), BEAUTIFUL (-496)

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..

Posted on: Monday, April 09, 2018 @ 03:40 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 4/2

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 4/1/2018.


This week, 35 shows played on Broadway, with 319,605 tickets sold and a total gross of $42,016,689. The average ticket price was $131.46.

This was up the number of shows as last week and up 1 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was up 9.13%. Versus last year, attendance was up 10.32%. On the sales front, overall grosses were up 18.64% vs. last week and up 29.47% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $131.46 is up $10.54 compared to last week and up $19.45 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

THE LION KING $3,092,152
HAMILTON $2,882,014
WICKED $2,723,040
FROZEN $2,246,998
ALADDIN $2,110,432


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD ($363,848), LOBBY HERO ($409,431), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($431,330), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($594,646), THREE TALL WOMEN ($599,626)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

THE LION KING $1,020,633
WICKED $907,401
FROZEN $804,202
ALADDIN $665,363
THE ICEMAN COMETH $576,445


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY ($-481,315), HAMILTON ($-200,515), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE ($-108,140), ROCKTOPIA ($-51,751), CAROUSEL ($-5,434)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $507.86
HAMILTON $268.47
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $218.29
THE LION KING $202.55
FROZEN $167.40


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD ($57.30), ROCKTOPIA ($66.26), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($69.61), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE ($76.42), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($84.20)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

WICKED 135.99%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 122.4%
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA 118.33%
HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO 114.28%
HAMILTON 109.55%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (34.27%), CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD (36.62%), ROCKTOPIA (50.78%), BEAUTIFUL (62.0%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (63.65%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

THE BOOK OF MORMON 104.4%
COME FROM AWAY 102.0%
HAMILTON 101.6%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.5%
ANASTASIA 101.2%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (60.4%), CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD (79.1%), ROCKTOPIA (81.9%), CAROUSEL (88.1%), THE BAND'S VISIT (89.3%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

THE ICEMAN COMETH 4227
ALADDIN 2171
THE LION KING 2120
WICKED 2056
CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD 2008


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY (-948), ROCKTOPIA (-825), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (-361), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND (-104), ANGELS IN AMERICA (-65)

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..

Posted on: Monday, April 02, 2018 @ 04:03 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 3/26

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 3/25/2018.


This week, 34 shows played on Broadway, with 292,873 tickets sold and a total gross of $35,414,663. The average ticket price was $120.92.

This was up the number of shows as last week and up 2 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was up 10.12%. Versus last year, attendance was up 8.30%. On the sales front, overall grosses were up 10.83% vs. last week and up 17.99% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $120.92 is up $0.77 compared to last week and up $9.93 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $3,082,529
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $2,407,110
THE LION KING $2,071,519
WICKED $1,815,639
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $1,670,889


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($327,696), LOBBY HERO ($333,114), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($507,742), ANGELS IN AMERICA ($549,003), A BRONX TALE THE MUSICAL ($599,740)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $482,290
MY FAIR LADY $408,587
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE $143,528
FROZEN $86,555
FARINELLI AND THE KING $65,403


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
ANGELS IN AMERICA ($-245,890), THE BAND'S VISIT ($-100,138), ANASTASIA ($-80,883), HELLO, DOLLY! ($-74,236), HAMILTON ($-68,491)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $507.83
HAMILTON $286.67
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $209.94
THE LION KING $157.58
MEAN GIRLS $146.93


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
ANGELS IN AMERICA ($56.83), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($66.70), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($72.11), LOBBY HERO ($81.81), SCHOOL OF ROCK ($86.18)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

DEAR EVAN HANSEN 117.24%
HAMILTON 106.45%
WICKED 102.01%
MEAN GIRLS 100.98%
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY 100.96%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
ANGELS IN AMERICA (38.69%), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (40.44%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (48.35%), LOBBY HERO (52.19%), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (53.82%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

THE BOOK OF MORMON 103.2%
HAMILTON 101.8%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.1%
MEAN GIRLS 100.5%
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY 100.0%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (63.2%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (71.9%), A BRONX TALE THE MUSICAL (77.4%), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (82.2%), FARINELLI AND THE KING (83.6%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

MY FAIR LADY 3521
ANGELS IN AMERICA 1571
FROZEN 1398
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY 948
SCHOOL OF ROCK 788


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (-2005), A BRONX TALE THE MUSICAL (-1321), HELLO, DOLLY! (-1107), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (-883), ANASTASIA (-834)

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..

Posted on: Monday, March 26, 2018 @ 03:09 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 3/19

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 3/18/2018.


This week, 30 shows played on Broadway, with 265,949 tickets sold and a total gross of $31,951,373. The average ticket price was $120.14.

This was up the number of shows as last week and down 2 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was up 9.03%. Versus last year, attendance was up 4.10%. On the sales front, overall grosses were up 8.58% vs. last week and up 15.45% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $120.14 is down $-0.50 compared to last week and up $11.81 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $3,151,020
THE LION KING $2,025,434
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $1,924,820
WICKED $1,877,627
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $1,715,205


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($361,549), LOBBY HERO ($388,180), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($516,400), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE ($565,285), THREE TALL WOMEN ($622,411)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

WICKED $304,681
THE LION KING $250,844
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA $249,656
CAROUSEL $210,216
ALADDIN $180,452


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY ($-471,195), WAITRESS ($-357,226), ANGELS IN AMERICA ($-199,892), FROZEN ($-97,223), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE ($-60,032)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $507.60
HAMILTON $292.93
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $214.51
THE LION KING $149.27
COME FROM AWAY $138.28


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE ($55.28), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($62.38), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($67.17), A BRONX TALE THE MUSICAL ($83.94), BEAUTIFUL ($84.73)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

DEAR EVAN HANSEN 120.35%
HAMILTON 108.82%
WICKED 105.49%
THE LION KING 101.17%
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY 100.91%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (32.25%), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (49.63%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (53.35%), SCHOOL OF ROCK (58.3%), BEAUTIFUL (58.85%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

THE BOOK OF MORMON 103.5%
COME FROM AWAY 102.1%
HAMILTON 101.8%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.6%
ANASTASIA 100.4%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
SCHOOL OF ROCK (77.7%), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (78.6%), KINKY BOOTS (81.4%), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (81.4%), FARINELLI AND THE KING (83.6%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

CAROUSEL 2256
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA 1815
SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS 1586
HELLO, DOLLY! 1529
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG 1428


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
ANGELS IN AMERICA (-1518), SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY (-948), THE LION KING (-2),

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..

Posted on: Monday, March 19, 2018 @ 04:17 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 3/12

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 3/11/2018.


This week, 29 shows played on Broadway, with 243,913 tickets sold and a total gross of $29,425,563. The average ticket price was $120.64.

This was less than the number of shows as last week and up 1 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was up 8.42%. Versus last year, attendance was up 7.82%. On the sales front, overall grosses were up 11.81% vs. last week and up 23.52% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $120.64 is up $3.67 compared to last week and up $15.33 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $3,149,330
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $2,396,015
THE LION KING $1,774,590
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $1,654,008
WICKED $1,572,946


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($303,968), LOBBY HERO ($372,855), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($467,853), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($478,594), THREE TALL WOMEN ($497,066)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $480,137
FROZEN $469,929
ANGELS IN AMERICA $363,509
WAITRESS $270,758
THREE TALL WOMEN $213,770


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE ($-53,252), THE LION KING ($-22,735), COME FROM AWAY ($16,725), A BRONX TALE THE MUSICAL ($21,601), THE BAND'S VISIT ($24,780)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $505.49
HAMILTON $292.88
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $208.73
WAITRESS $152.92
COME FROM AWAY $135.55


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE ($63.12), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($69.59), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($69.71), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($80.13), CHICAGO ($82.00)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

DEAR EVAN HANSEN 116.06%
WAITRESS 111.18%
HAMILTON 108.76%
THE LION KING 101.01%
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY 100.49%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (35.67%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (44.85%), THE PARISIAN WOMAN (45.11%), SCHOOL OF ROCK (49.37%), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (49.7%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

THE BOOK OF MORMON 103.2%
HAMILTON 101.8%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 100.7%
THE LION KING 100.0%
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY 100.0%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (63.9%), SCHOOL OF ROCK (71.0%), THE PARISIAN WOMAN (74.7%), KINKY BOOTS (75.6%), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (76.2%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

FROZEN 3190
ANGELS IN AMERICA 2896
THREE TALL WOMEN 2290
CAROUSEL 2278
SCHOOL OF ROCK 1736


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
ALADDIN (-172), COME FROM AWAY (-152), THE BAND'S VISIT (-95), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (-94), DEAR EVAN HANSEN (-45)

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..

Posted on: Monday, March 12, 2018 @ 03:17 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 3/5

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 3/4/2018.


This week, 30 shows played on Broadway, with 224,980 tickets sold and a total gross of $26,316,326. The average ticket price was $116.97.

This was up the number of shows as last week and up 4 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was down -3.00%. Versus last year, attendance was down -0.17%. On the sales front, overall grosses were down -2.71% vs. last week and up 3.54% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $116.97 is up $0.35 compared to last week and up $4.19 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $3,070,115
THE LION KING $1,797,325
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $1,620,676
WICKED $1,375,941
ALADDIN $1,236,990


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($249,414), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($383,885), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($419,609), JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART ($492,931), CHICAGO ($521,522)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

ANGELS IN AMERICA $309,242
FROZEN $56,695
JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART $31,672
HAMILTON $-26,269
THE PARISIAN WOMAN $-47,273


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
WICKED ($-368,406), SCHOOL OF ROCK ($-338,248), THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA ($-306,620), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($-292,422), ANASTASIA ($-233,295)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

HAMILTON $285.46
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $203.37
WAITRESS $140.36
THE LION KING $134.53
COME FROM AWAY $131.15


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($55.90), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($67.11), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($76.05), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE ($76.46), THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA ($79.57)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

HAMILTON 116.7%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 113.72%
FROZEN 99.06%
THE LION KING 95.03%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 91.19%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (36.8%), THE PARISIAN WOMAN (37.01%), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (38.71%), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (39.06%), SCHOOL OF ROCK (39.36%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

HAMILTON 101.8%
COME FROM AWAY 101.4%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.2%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 100.5%
FROZEN 100.3%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
SCHOOL OF ROCK (56.8%), KINKY BOOTS (63.5%), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (64.1%), THE PARISIAN WOMAN (64.6%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (65.3%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

ANGELS IN AMERICA 2389
FROZEN 1680
JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART 401
HAMILTON 3


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
SCHOOL OF ROCK (-2833), THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (-2555), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (-2541), A BRONX TALE THE MUSICAL (-1528), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (-1405)

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..

Posted on: Monday, March 05, 2018 @ 03:52 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 2/26

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 2/25/2018.


This week, 27 shows played on Broadway, with 231,785 tickets sold and a total gross of $27,049,675. The average ticket price was $116.70.

This was up the number of shows as last week and up 1 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was up 8.45%. Versus last year, attendance was up 5.43%. On the sales front, overall grosses were up 2.71% vs. last week and up 5.77% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $116.70 is down $-6.52 compared to last week and up $0.37 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $3,096,384
THE LION KING $1,976,388
WICKED $1,744,347
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $1,736,761
ALADDIN $1,459,263


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($365,659), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($431,158), JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART ($461,259), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($491,248), CHICAGO ($617,205)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE $355,011
LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS $84,730
SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS $46,420
JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART $41,478
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA $23,965


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
KINKY BOOTS ($-157,981), CHICAGO ($-92,727), THE BOOK OF MORMON ($-82,161), COME FROM AWAY ($-80,281), WICKED ($-74,424)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

HAMILTON $287.98
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $217.31
THE LION KING $145.68
WAITRESS $143.48
COME FROM AWAY $142.46


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($62.32), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($78.24), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($78.39), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE ($83.76), CHICAGO ($85.77)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

DEAR EVAN HANSEN 121.87%
THE LION KING 107.39%
HAMILTON 106.93%
WAITRESS 103.01%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 98.46%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
THE PARISIAN WOMAN (41.57%), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (49.18%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (53.96%), KINKY BOOTS (54.14%), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (59.66%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

COME FROM AWAY 102.1%
HAMILTON 101.7%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.5%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 101.4%
THE LION KING 100.0%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
KINKY BOOTS (69.1%), THE PARISIAN WOMAN (70.5%), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (78.9%), SCHOOL OF ROCK (80.0%), FARINELLI AND THE KING (83.0%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE 5907
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA 618
SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS 618
LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS 541
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG 526


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
KINKY BOOTS (-1211), CHICAGO (-597), THE PARISIAN WOMAN (-506), FARINELLI AND THE KING (-420), SCHOOL OF ROCK (-80)

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..

Posted on: Monday, February 26, 2018 @ 04:57 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 2/20

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 2/18/2018.


This week, 25 shows played on Broadway, with 213,716 tickets sold and a total gross of $26,335,058. The average ticket price was $123.22.

This was up the number of shows as last week and up 2 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was up 11.78%. Versus last year, attendance was up 20.71%. On the sales front, overall grosses were up 19.60% vs. last week and up 32.94% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $123.22 is up $8.06 compared to last week and up $11.33 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $3,088,002
THE LION KING $2,029,508
WICKED $1,818,771
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $1,790,798
ALADDIN $1,504,445


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($377,776), JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART ($419,781), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($484,842), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($534,474), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS ($665,851)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

WICKED $507,376
SCHOOL OF ROCK $407,516
ALADDIN $312,791
THE LION KING $304,906
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA $286,108


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
WAITRESS ($-347,806), FARINELLI AND THE KING ($4,573), JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART ($19,395), HAMILTON ($25,024), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($72,594)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

HAMILTON $287.10
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $224.30
COME FROM AWAY $152.08
WAITRESS $151.20
THE LION KING $149.53


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($70.73), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($78.59), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($80.58), JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART ($82.47), THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA ($91.09)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

DEAR EVAN HANSEN 125.66%
HAMILTON 106.64%
WAITRESS 106.53%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 105.35%
THE LION KING 103.88%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
THE PARISIAN WOMAN (46.74%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (55.74%), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (56.39%), SCHOOL OF ROCK (64.78%), BEAUTIFUL (65.9%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

COME FROM AWAY 101.9%
HAMILTON 101.8%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 101.5%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.4%
THE LION KING 100.0%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
THE PARISIAN WOMAN (77.0%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (78.2%), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (79.0%), KINKY BOOTS (79.7%), SCHOOL OF ROCK (80.7%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

SCHOOL OF ROCK 2976
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA 2408
KINKY BOOTS 1939
CHICAGO 1771
SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS 1704


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
WAITRESS (-931), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND (-528),

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..

Posted on: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 @ 03:10 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

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