[Broadway Grosses w/ 8/20/2023] 

The top 10 grossing shows from the week ending in 8/20/2023 include The Lion King, Hamilton, Wicked, MJ The Musical, Aladdin, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Back to the Future: The Musical, Funny Girl, and & Juliet.

See some quick data points below.

Number of Shows on Broadway: 26
Previous Week: 25

Total Gross: $25,806,600.56
Previous Week: $27,655,507.63

Total Attendance: 213,292
Previous Week: 218,877

Average Capacity: 9,618 (85.48%)
Previous Week: 9758 (89.76%)

Average Paid Admission: $116.91
Previous Week: $121.41

Check out the individual show grosses for the week ending in August 20, 2023.


  • JUST FOR US closed on 8/19.
  • EL MAGO POP began previews at the Barrymore this week and opened on 8/20.


Thanks to the Broadway League for sharing this data.

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