[Broadway Grosses w/ 12/18/2022] Settling into the holiday season

The top 10 grossing shows from the week ending in 12/18/22 include The Music Man, The Lion King, Hamilton, Wicked, The Phantom of the Opera, Funny Girl, MJ The Musical, Aladdin, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and Beetlejuice.

See some quick data points below.

Number of Shows on Broadway: 34
Previous Week: 35

Total Gross: $37,287,623.46
Previous Week: $37,217,000.73

Total Attendance: 275,724
Previous Week: 283,548

Average Capacity: 9,392 (84.57%)
Previous Week: 9,272 (85.47%)

Average Paid Admission: $122.53
Previous Week: $118.75

Check out the individual show grosses for the week ending in December 18, 2022.


BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY is in previews at the Hayes and opens on 12/19. 

THE COLLABORATION is in previews at the Friedman and opens on 12/20. 

1776 canceled 1 performance (Tues. 12/13).

Thanks to the Broadway League for sharing this data.

For more behind-the-scenes of the industry, follow me on Instagram: @kendavenportbway 

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