[Broadway Grosses w/ 4/23/2023]

Congrats to all the Drama League Award nominees (with a special shout out to Will Swenson and A Beautiful Noise: The Neil Diamond Musical for their nominations!)

The top 10 grossing shows from the week ending in 4/23/2023 include The Lion King, Hamilton, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, Wicked, MJ The Musical, Funny Girl, Aladdin, Moulin Rouge! The Musical, Harry Potter And The Cursed Child, and & Juliet.

See some quick data points below.

Number of Shows on Broadway: 33
Previous Week: 34

Total Gross: $31,558,171.45
Previous Week: $38,484,982.40

Total Attendance: 262,032
Previous Week: 282,895

Average Capacity: 9,078 (87.12%)
Previous Week: 9,243 (88.82%)

Average Paid Admission: $114.71
Previous Week: $125.62

Check out the individual show grosses for the week ending in April 23, 2023.


  • PETER PAN GOES WRONG opened at the Barrymore on 4/19. 
  • THE THANKSGIVING PLAY opened at the Hayes on 4/20. 
  • PRIMA FACIE opened at the Golden on 4/23. 
  • GOOD NIGHT, OSCAR is in previews at the Belasco and opens on 4/24. 
  • SUMMER, 1976 is in previews at the Friedman and opens on 4/25. 
  • NEW YORK, NEW YORK is in previews at the St. James and opens on 4/26.


Thanks to the Broadway League for sharing this data.


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