Broadway Grosses w/e 12/15/2019: Something’s coming, something good . . .

Last week, new arrivals kept the overall box office steady at $38M. New to the boards was West Side Story which grossed $1.25M for 6 performances. In its second week of performances, Harry Connick, Jr. – A Celebration of Cole Porter grossed $1.32M for 8 performances. 

Beetlejuice, which announced last week that a premature closing was coming in 2020, was SRO at the Winter Garden.

You can find the rest of the figures below, courtesy of The Broadway League:

Show Name Gross  TotalAttn  %Capacity AvgPdAdm
A CHRISTMAS CAROL $822,983.07 6,619 97.57% $124.34
AIN’T TOO PROUD $1,671,950.91 11,200 98.31% $149.28
ALADDIN $1,372,694.20 13,020 94.24% $105.43
AMERICAN UTOPIA $1,037,759.25 5,756 99.83% $180.29
BEETLEJUICE $1,182,899.14 11,666 97.67% $101.40
CHICAGO $635,283.70 7,207 83.41% $88.15
COME FROM AWAY $1,071,077.91 8,506 101.65% $125.92
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $1,106,852.76 7,968 101.22% $138.91
DERREN BROWN: SECRET $434,617.00 4,549 63.96% $95.54
FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME $695,317.00 5,405 88.32% $128.64
FROZEN $1,169,837.70 12,947 96.10% $90.36
HADESTOWN $1,382,018.00 7,426 101.12% $186.11
HAMILTON $2,769,865.00 10,734 101.34% $258.05
HARRY CONNICK, JR. – A CELEBRATION OF COLE PORTER $1,332,596.00 8,996 93.71% $148.13
HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO $1,112,146.00 12,976 100.00% $85.71
JAGGED LITTLE PILL $1,096,220.10 8,906 98.96% $123.09
MEAN GIRLS $1,038,345.00 9,397 95.89% $110.50
MOULIN ROUGE! $2,317,655.50 10,477 100.59% $221.21
OKLAHOMA! $455,741.60 4,714 90.51% $96.68
SLAVA’S SNOWSHOW $466,930.50 5,431 64.35% $85.98
SLAVE PLAY $472,866.73 5,871 92.54% $80.54
THE BOOK OF MORMON $1,232,837.00 8,467 101.09% $145.60
THE ILLUSIONISTS – MAGIC OF THE HOLIDAYS $801,146.60 8,726 79.27% $91.81
THE INHERITANCE $560,854.76 5,117 61.03% $109.61
THE LIGHTNING THIEF $288,226.10 5,025 58.54% $57.36
THE LION KING $2,084,320.00 12,816 94.46% $162.63
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA $969,099.70 10,045 78.23% $96.48
THE SOUND INSIDE $500,060.00 5,405 67.70% $92.52
TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL $1,666,857.00 11,903 100.67% $140.04
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD $1,874,481.08 11,529 100.43% $162.59
TOOTSIE $1,012,247.80 10,412 81.24% $97.22
WAITRESS $956,704.70 8,118 97.11% $117.85
WEST SIDE STORY $1,254,440.00 10,440 100.00% $120.16
WICKED $2,022,209.00 15,098 97.99% $133.94
TOTALS $38,869,140.81 302,872 90.56% $125.06
+/- THIS WEEK LAST SEASON -$996,328.51      
PERCENTAGE +/- THIS WEEK LAST SEASON -2.50%


Today’s blog was guest-written by Ryan Conway,
President of Architect Theatrical. Find out more here!

Keep your show organized with the Theatermaker's fool-proof management system

Improve your success rate for getting produced with daily strategy tips.

Send me the system

Related Posts

Podcasting

Ken created one of the first Broadway podcasts, recording over 250 episodes over 7 years. It features interviews with A-listers in the theater about how they “made it”, including 2 Pulitzer Prize Winners, 7 Academy Award Winners and 76 Tony Award winners. Notable guests include Pasek & Paul, Kenny Leon, Lynn Ahrens and more.

LEARN MORE