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INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 1/16

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 1/14/2018.


This week, 29 shows played on Broadway, with 249,038 tickets sold and a total gross of $32,948,206. The average ticket price was $132.30.

This was the same as the number of shows as last week and the same vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was down -2.41%. Versus last year, attendance was down -4.28%. On the sales front, overall grosses were up 2.30% vs. last week and up 11.43% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $132.30 is up $6.10 compared to last week and up $18.65 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $3,105,160
HELLO, DOLLY! $2,436,208
THE LION KING $1,941,493
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $1,741,090
WICKED $1,646,233


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
THE CHILDREN ($282,652), JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART ($307,280), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($418,670), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($462,637), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS ($525,022)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

HELLO, DOLLY! $230,038
METEOR SHOWER $226,015
MISS SAIGON $86,332
THE BAND'S VISIT $68,127
THE CHILDREN $64,864


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
THE LION KING ($-681,306), THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA ($-371,025), WICKED ($-280,388), ALADDIN ($-249,640), SCHOOL OF ROCK ($-193,154)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

HAMILTON $288.61
HELLO, DOLLY! $236.78
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $217.83
COME FROM AWAY $151.92
METEOR SHOWER $148.07


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART ($54.73), THE CHILDREN ($64.52), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($71.46), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($77.03), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($80.13)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

HELLO, DOLLY! 148.46%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 122.17%
THE LION KING 116.61%
THE BAND'S VISIT 108.29%
HAMILTON 107.24%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
THE CHILDREN (41.08%), THE PARISIAN WOMAN (44.6%), JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART (49.01%), SCHOOL OF ROCK (56.99%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (61.78%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

METEOR SHOWER 102.0%
COME FROM AWAY 102.0%
HAMILTON 101.8%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 101.8%
HELLO, DOLLY! 101.6%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
SCHOOL OF ROCK (73.6%), THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (76.8%), KINKY BOOTS (79.2%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (79.6%), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS (81.7%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

METEOR SHOWER 1260
ANASTASIA 987
THE PARISIAN WOMAN 734
THE CHILDREN 611
BEAUTIFUL 527


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (-2788), THE LION KING (-1580), HELLO, DOLLY! (-1317), WICKED (-1271), CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY (-926)

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, January 16, 2018 @ 04:03 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 1/8

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 1/7/2018.


This week, 29 shows played on Broadway, with 255,197 tickets sold and a total gross of $32,207,509. The average ticket price was $126.21.

This was less than the number of shows as last week and down 4 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was down -16.71%. Versus last year, attendance was down -29.01%. On the sales front, overall grosses were down -36.04% vs. last week and down -35.21% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $126.21 is down $-38.13 compared to last week and down $-12.07 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $3,132,598
THE LION KING $2,622,799
HELLO, DOLLY! $2,206,170
WICKED $1,926,621
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $1,744,820


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
THE CHILDREN ($217,788), JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART ($259,548), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($407,628), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($453,677), JUNK ($465,747)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

JUNK $8,273
THE CHILDREN $-18,414
JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART $-32,065
FARINELLI AND THE KING $-61,567
LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS $-223,770


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
WICKED ($-1,374,446), THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA ($-912,505), SCHOOL OF ROCK ($-862,986), ANASTASIA ($-791,218), CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY ($-777,808)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

HAMILTON $291.24
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $218.38
HELLO, DOLLY! $190.09
THE LION KING $173.22
THE BOOK OF MORMON $153.90


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART ($49.91), THE CHILDREN ($57.77), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($71.02), JUNK ($74.02), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($77.63)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

DEAR EVAN HANSEN 122.43%
HELLO, DOLLY! 120.55%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 111.44%
WICKED 108.25%
HAMILTON 108.18%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
THE CHILDREN (31.65%), THE PARISIAN WOMAN (39.3%), JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART (40.8%), JUNK (41.97%), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS (59.61%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

HAMILTON 101.8%
COME FROM AWAY 101.6%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.5%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 101.2%
ANASTASIA 100.4%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
THE CHILDREN (72.5%), THE PARISIAN WOMAN (73.4%), JUNK (74.3%), KINKY BOOTS (76.7%), BEAUTIFUL (77.4%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

THE LION KING 1568
FARINELLI AND THE KING 710
JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART 430
JUNK 157
HAMILTON 2


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
SCHOOL OF ROCK (-3914), KINKY BOOTS (-3260), CHICAGO (-2575), BEAUTIFUL (-2469), WICKED (-2320)

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, January 08, 2018 @ 03:08 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 1/2

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 12/31/2017.


This week, 32 shows played on Broadway, with 306,408 tickets sold and a total gross of $50,354,114. The average ticket price was $164.34.

This was the same as the number of shows as last week and the same vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was up 25.08%. Versus last year, attendance was the same. On the sales front, overall grosses were up 40.67% vs. last week and the same vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $164.34 is up $18.21 compared to last week and the same compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $3,854,874
WICKED $3,301,067
THE LION KING $3,099,930
HELLO, DOLLY! $2,464,573
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $2,410,758


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS ($79,125), THE CHILDREN ($236,202), JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART ($291,613), JUNK ($457,474), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($646,792)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

WICKED $1,080,461
CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY $986,471
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA $970,212
SCHOOL OF ROCK $819,968
THE BOOK OF MORMON $818,793


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY ($-427), HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS ($1,338), THE CHILDREN ($37,077), HAMILTON ($57,030), FARINELLI AND THE KING ($63,510)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $508.60
HAMILTON $358.46
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $265.19
THE LION KING $228.39
THE BOOK OF MORMON $211.74


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS ($26.62), THE CHILDREN ($60.61), JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART ($61.13), JUNK ($74.57), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($94.59)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

WICKED 164.86%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 155.29%
ANASTASIA 148.95%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 148.55%
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA 141.06%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS (5.34%), THE CHILDREN (39.23%), JUNK (41.23%), JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART (52.39%), THE PARISIAN WOMAN (62.36%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

THE BOOK OF MORMON 102.5%
COME FROM AWAY 102.0%
HAMILTON 101.8%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.5%
HELLO, DOLLY! 101.1%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS (30.3%), JUNK (72.4%), MISS SAIGON (85.0%), THE CHILDREN (85.6%), THE PARISIAN WOMAN (87.5%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

MISS SAIGON 5827
KINKY BOOTS 4605
SCHOOL OF ROCK 3941
CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY 3919
CHICAGO 3864


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
THE CHILDREN (-46), HAMILTON (-3), DEAR EVAN HANSEN (-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: Tuesday, January 02, 2018 @ 04:27 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 12/27

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 12/24/2017.


This week, 32 shows played on Broadway, with 244,973 tickets sold and a total gross of $35,796,215. The average ticket price was $146.12.

This was the same as the number of shows as last week and the same vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was down -4.74%. Versus last year, attendance was down -0.38%. On the sales front, overall grosses were up 4.18% vs. last week and up 17.70% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $146.12 is up $12.51 compared to last week and up $22.45 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $3,797,844
THE LION KING $2,682,893
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $2,411,185
HELLO, DOLLY! $2,295,082
WICKED $2,220,606


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS ($77,787), THE CHILDREN ($199,125), JUNK ($352,024), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS ($426,713), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($446,336)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

HAMILTON $970,826
THE LION KING $346,143
ALADDIN $276,386
WICKED $219,778
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA $213,690


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
BEAUTIFUL ($-293,470), WAITRESS ($-181,428), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($-155,825), HELLO, DOLLY! ($-153,529), COME FROM AWAY ($-121,551)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $508.69
HAMILTON $353.06
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $232.99
HELLO, DOLLY! $199.02
THE LION KING $197.98


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS ($34.68), THE CHILDREN ($50.50), JUNK ($63.97), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($85.25), MISS SAIGON ($85.97)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

DEAR EVAN HANSEN 130.69%
THE BAND'S VISIT 126.65%
HELLO, DOLLY! 125.41%
WICKED 124.76%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 121.18%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS (5.25%), JUNK (31.72%), THE CHILDREN (31.77%), THE PARISIAN WOMAN (50.17%), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS (51.51%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND 102.3%
COME FROM AWAY 101.8%
HAMILTON 101.8%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.5%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 101.3%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS (22.8%), JUNK (65.0%), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS (68.2%), THE PARISIAN WOMAN (70.8%), MISS SAIGON (72.2%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA 1139
SCHOOL OF ROCK 882
SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS 865
WICKED 660
JUNK 575


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
BEAUTIFUL (-2047), WAITRESS (-1160), THE BOOK OF MORMON (-1119), COME FROM AWAY (-1086), FARINELLI AND THE KING (-1072)

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: Wednesday, December 27, 2017 @ 03:49 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 12/18

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 12/17/2017.


This week, 32 shows played on Broadway, with 257,160 tickets sold and a total gross of $34,359,422. The average ticket price was $133.61.

This was the same as the number of shows as last week and the same vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was down -2.75%. Versus last year, attendance was down -4.33%. On the sales front, overall grosses were down -2.55% vs. last week and up 12.50% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $133.61 is up $0.27 compared to last week and up $19.98 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $2,827,018
HELLO, DOLLY! $2,448,611
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $2,401,108
THE LION KING $2,336,750
WICKED $2,000,828


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS ($70,470), THE CHILDREN ($203,238), M. BUTTERFLY ($370,427), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($382,966), JUNK ($399,049)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

WICKED $106,733
SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS $105,821
CATS $44,091
THE LION KING $31,456
COME FROM AWAY $29,951


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
BEAUTIFUL ($-148,713), KINKY BOOTS ($-118,272), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($-95,588), HAMILTON ($-82,342), JUNK ($-74,993)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $506.56
HAMILTON $263.37
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $218.36
HELLO, DOLLY! $212.55
THE LION KING $172.90


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS ($24.39), THE CHILDREN ($47.72), M. BUTTERFLY ($73.50), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($75.39), JUNK ($80.98)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

HELLO, DOLLY! 133.8%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 122.45%
WICKED 112.42%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 111.84%
COME FROM AWAY 110.32%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS (4.76%), THE CHILDREN (33.06%), JUNK (35.96%), M. BUTTERFLY (39.12%), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS (48.72%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

COME FROM AWAY 102.1%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 101.8%
HAMILTON 101.6%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.5%
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY 100.0%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS (29.4%), JUNK (58.2%), M. BUTTERFLY (59.2%), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS (65.6%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (67.1%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

FARINELLI AND THE KING 1261
M. BUTTERFLY 220
WICKED 220
CATS 121
ANASTASIA 80


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
KINKY BOOTS (-1452), THE PARISIAN WOMAN (-1024), THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (-913), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (-857), CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY (-692)

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, December 18, 2017 @ 03:21 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 12/11

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 12/10/2017.


This week, 32 shows played on Broadway, with 264,442 tickets sold and a total gross of $35,260,255. The average ticket price was $133.34.

This was up the number of shows as last week and the same vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was up 9.04%. Versus last year, attendance was down -4.77%. On the sales front, overall grosses were up 17.60% vs. last week and up 12.45% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $133.34 is up $9.71 compared to last week and up $20.42 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $2,909,360
HELLO, DOLLY! $2,519,456
THE LION KING $2,305,294
WICKED $1,894,095
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $1,783,907


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS ($91,678), THE CHILDREN ($234,714), M. BUTTERFLY ($391,626), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($401,868), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS ($452,915)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

THE LION KING $217,449
CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY $163,887
ALADDIN $151,217
ONCE ON THIS ISLAND $148,034
CATS $120,002


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
M. BUTTERFLY ($-18,308), THE BAND'S VISIT ($-13,136), JUNK ($-7,411), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS ($-4,449), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($20,902)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

HAMILTON $271.04
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $222.99
HELLO, DOLLY! $218.00
THE LION KING $170.52
COME FROM AWAY $159.52


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS ($32.02), THE CHILDREN ($51.77), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($59.77), M. BUTTERFLY ($81.25), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($82.88)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

HELLO, DOLLY! 137.67%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 125.17%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 112.61%
WAITRESS 108.41%
COME FROM AWAY 107.95%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS (6.19%), THE CHILDREN (36.08%), M. BUTTERFLY (41.36%), JUNK (42.72%), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (52.7%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

COME FROM AWAY 102.0%
HAMILTON 101.6%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 101.6%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.6%
METEOR SHOWER 101.2%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS (29.1%), M. BUTTERFLY (56.6%), JUNK (64.7%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (71.0%), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS (72.6%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS 1818
CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY 1405
MISS SAIGON 1019
THE CHILDREN 948
CATS 889


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
JUNK (-517), THE PARISIAN WOMAN (-338), KINKY BOOTS (-194), ALADDIN (-117), THE LION KING (-24)

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, December 11, 2017 @ 03:30 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 12/4

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 12/3/2017.


This week, 30 shows played on Broadway, with 242,528 tickets sold and a total gross of $29,982,847. The average ticket price was $123.63.

This was less than the number of shows as last week and down 3 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was down -8.46%. Versus last year, attendance was down -9.99%. On the sales front, overall grosses were down -23.28% vs. last week and up 3.26% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $123.63 is down $-23.87 compared to last week and up $15.86 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $2,837,331
HELLO, DOLLY! $2,478,968
THE LION KING $2,087,845
WICKED $1,825,028
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $1,753,527


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS ($62,961), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($380,966), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($395,580), M. BUTTERFLY ($409,934), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS ($457,364)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

BEAUTIFUL $112,849
M. BUTTERFLY $27,878
JUNK $19,515
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS $14,465
HELLO, DOLLY! $10,793


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
SCHOOL OF ROCK ($-668,308), CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY ($-633,250), HAMILTON ($-616,441), WICKED ($-575,996), THE LION KING ($-563,469)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

HAMILTON $264.33
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $219.82
HELLO, DOLLY! $217.59
THE LION KING $154.16
THE BOOK OF MORMON $147.15


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS ($24.54), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($64.11), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($70.82), JUNK ($80.26), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($84.66)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

HELLO, DOLLY! 135.46%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 123.04%
HAMILTON 107.85%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 106.32%
THE BAND'S VISIT 105.2%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS (4.25%), M. BUTTERFLY (43.29%), JUNK (43.39%), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (48.97%), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND (49.94%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

COME FROM AWAY 101.7%
HAMILTON 101.6%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.3%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 101.0%
ONCE ON THIS ISLAND 100.3%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS (26.1%), M. BUTTERFLY (53.5%), MISS SAIGON (64.2%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (65.9%), JUNK (70.8%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

M. BUTTERFLY 555
ONCE ON THIS ISLAND 440
BEAUTIFUL 379
THE PARISIAN WOMAN 166
METEOR SHOWER 110


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
SCHOOL OF ROCK (-4243), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (-2142), CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY (-1864), THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (-1644), WICKED (-1117)

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, December 04, 2017 @ 03:17 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 11/27

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 11/26/2017.


This week, 31 shows played on Broadway, with 264,948 tickets sold and a total gross of $39,079,348. The average ticket price was $147.50.

This was the same as the number of shows as last week and down 3 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was up 6.99%. Versus last year, attendance was down -6.37%. On the sales front, overall grosses were up 25.47% vs. last week and up 10.77% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $147.50 is up $21.72 compared to last week and up $22.81 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $3,453,772
THE LION KING $2,651,314
HELLO, DOLLY! $2,468,175
WICKED $2,401,024
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $2,393,435


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS ($48,496), TIME AND THE CONWAYS ($255,478), M. BUTTERFLY ($382,056), JUNK ($461,938), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($485,973)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

WICKED $936,883
THE LION KING $893,129
SCHOOL OF ROCK $723,709
ALADDIN $637,931
CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY $635,082


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
M. BUTTERFLY ($-182,646), THE PARISIAN WOMAN ($-140,838), JUNK ($-85,614), TIME AND THE CONWAYS ($-39,269), SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY ($-8,118)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $504.94
HAMILTON $321.13
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $243.98
HELLO, DOLLY! $211.68
THE LION KING $195.67


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS ($13.51), TIME AND THE CONWAYS ($63.58), JUNK ($71.89), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($78.45), MISS SAIGON ($92.62)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

DEAR EVAN HANSEN 141.56%
WICKED 134.9%
HELLO, DOLLY! 134.87%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 125.48%
THE BAND'S VISIT 124.87%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS (3.27%), M. BUTTERFLY (40.03%), TIME AND THE CONWAYS (40.41%), JUNK (41.63%), MISS SAIGON (54.04%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

COME FROM AWAY 102.0%
HAMILTON 101.8%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.5%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 101.1%
HELLO, DOLLY! 100.8%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS (36.5%), M. BUTTERFLY (46.9%), TIME AND THE CONWAYS (68.4%), MISS SAIGON (68.4%), JUNK (75.8%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

SCHOOL OF ROCK 4484
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA 2101
SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS 1842
KINKY BOOTS 1756
THE LION KING 1674


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
M. BUTTERFLY (-2195), TIME AND THE CONWAYS (-890), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS (-313), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND (-304), METEOR SHOWER (-83)

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, November 27, 2017 @ 03:50 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 11/20

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 11/19/2017.


This week, 31 shows played on Broadway, with 247,644 tickets sold and a total gross of $31,147,317. The average ticket price was $125.77.

This was up the number of shows as last week and down 1 vs. the same week last year. Compared to last week, attendance was down -1.26%. Versus last year, attendance was down -2.09%. On the sales front, overall grosses were down -4.10% vs. last week and up 16.38% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $125.77 is down $-3.71 compared to last week and up $19.96 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $2,826,330
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $2,401,553
HELLO, DOLLY! $2,318,210
THE LION KING $1,758,185
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $1,677,281


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
TIME AND THE CONWAYS ($294,747), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($376,404), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($431,861), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS ($466,990), JUNK ($547,552)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

THE PARISIAN WOMAN $253,072
THE BAND'S VISIT $180,099
ONCE ON THIS ISLAND $50,691
LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS $12,183
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $5,983


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
HAMILTON ($-316,777), WICKED ($-165,553), MISS SAIGON ($-151,496), THE LION KING ($-150,108), KINKY BOOTS ($-123,621)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $506.66
HAMILTON $263.31
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $212.26
HELLO, DOLLY! $206.96
METEOR SHOWER $162.91


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
TIME AND THE CONWAYS ($60.05), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS ($61.23), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($73.65), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND ($79.24), MISS SAIGON ($81.95)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

HELLO, DOLLY! 126.67%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 121.76%
COME FROM AWAY 105.4%
METEOR SHOWER 104.27%
THE LION KING 102.56%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
MISS SAIGON (46.02%), TIME AND THE CONWAYS (46.62%), SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (46.86%), JUNK (49.35%), CATS (52.81%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

COME FROM AWAY 102.0%
HAMILTON 101.6%
THE BOOK OF MORMON 101.1%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 100.4%
THE BAND'S VISIT 100.0%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
MISS SAIGON (61.7%), SCHOOL OF ROCK (69.2%), M. BUTTERFLY (72.7%), KINKY BOOTS (73.1%), JUNK (73.7%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

THE PARISIAN WOMAN 2461
ONCE ON THIS ISLAND 1244
LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS 707
WAITRESS 52
HELLO, DOLLY! 11


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
THE LION KING (-1687), MISS SAIGON (-1537), KINKY BOOTS (-1071), SCHOOL OF ROCK (-922), CHICAGO (-794)

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, November 20, 2017 @ 04:12 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 11/13

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 11/12/2017.


This week, 30 shows played on Broadway, with 250,816 tickets sold and a total gross of $32,477,414. The average ticket price was $129.49.

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 11.65%. Versus last year, attendance was down -6.88%. On the sales front, overall grosses were up 19.11% vs. last week and up 12.46% vs. this week last year. This week's average ticket price of $129.49 is up $8.12 compared to last week and up $22.27 compared to last year.


Top 5 by This Week Gross

HAMILTON $3,143,107
SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $2,395,570
HELLO, DOLLY! $2,352,792
THE LION KING $1,908,293
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $1,680,818


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross
TIME AND THE CONWAYS ($356,453), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($435,298), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS ($454,807), JUNK ($602,363), CHICAGO ($621,607)


Top 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross

HELLO, DOLLY! $1,473,423
METEOR SHOWER $373,146
THE LION KING $263,130
HAMILTON $213,872
CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY $199,095


Bottom 5 by This Week Gross vs. Last Week Gross
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA ($-126,102), THE BAND'S VISIT ($-36,371), DEAR EVAN HANSEN ($-21,046), SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY ($5,960), CHICAGO ($56,788)


Top 5 by Average Ticket Price

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY $505.39
HAMILTON $292.14
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $210.31
HELLO, DOLLY! $210.26
METEOR SHOWER $161.11


Bottom 5 by Average Ticket Price
TIME AND THE CONWAYS ($72.32), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG ($79.84), CHICAGO ($84.25), MISS SAIGON ($84.84), THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA ($86.24)


Top 5 by Gross % of Potential

HELLO, DOLLY! 128.56%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 122.01%
HAMILTON 108.55%
COME FROM AWAY 105.76%
METEOR SHOWER 104.39%


Bottom 5 by Gross % of Potential
JUNK (54.28%), CATS (55.56%), TIME AND THE CONWAYS (56.38%), MISS SAIGON (56.52%), LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS (60.83%)


Top 5 by % of Seats Sold of Total Seats

THE BOOK OF MORMON 102.0%
COME FROM AWAY 101.9%
HAMILTON 101.8%
DEAR EVAN HANSEN 101.5%
METEOR SHOWER 100.7%


Bottom 5 % of Seats Sold of Total Seats
MISS SAIGON (74.7%), SCHOOL OF ROCK (76.8%), THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (79.4%), THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (79.8%), M. BUTTERFLY (79.9%)


Top 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week

METEOR SHOWER 2344
HELLO, DOLLY! 1878
THE LION KING 1697
MISS SAIGON 1579
CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY 1301


Bottom 5 by Seats Sold This Week vs. Last Week
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (-1277), THE BAND'S VISIT (-3),

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, November 13, 2017 @ 03:25 PM Read, Respond & Share: comments

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