Broadway Grosses w/e 12/8/2019: Ain’t Too Proud Heats Up the Box Office

Most shows saw six-figure drops last weeks as the overall box office dipped by 8%. Bucking the trend, however, was Ain’t Too Proud who managed a $113k increase which was a box office record at the Imperial.

Several shows heading into final weeks managed to stay steady and Tootsie capitalized on its closing weeks by jumping $217k.

You can find the rest of the figures below, courtesy of The Broadway League (Updated 12/10/2019):

Show Name GrossGross  TotalAttn  %Capacity AvgPdAdm
A CHRISTMAS CAROL $757,702.00                    6,164 90.86% $122.92
AIN’T TOO PROUD $1,710,068.13                  11,089 97.34% $154.21
ALADDIN $1,498,387.90                  13,423 97.16% $111.63
AMERICAN UTOPIA $1,027,468.00                    5,736 99.48% $179.13
BEETLEJUICE $1,076,499.80                  10,923 91.45% $98.55
BETRAYAL $826,146.96                    7,563 91.25% $109.24
CHICAGO $681,200.45                    7,520 87.04% $90.59
COME FROM AWAY $1,072,443.00                    8,464 101.15% $126.71
DEAR EVAN HANSEN $1,037,684.74                    7,791 98.97% $133.19
DERREN BROWN: SECRET $447,257.00                    4,589 64.52% $97.46
FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME $695,296.50                    5,229 85.44% $132.97
FROZEN $1,196,465.50                  13,354 99.12% $89.60
HADESTOWN $1,404,856.75                    7,419 101.02% $189.36
HAMILTON $3,060,685.00                  10,757 101.56% $284.53
HARRY CONNICK, JR. – A CELEBRATION OF COLE PORTER $441,241.00                    2,262 94.25% $195.07
HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS ONE AND TWO $1,059,050.00                  12,976 100.00% $81.62
JAGGED LITTLE PILL $998,474.90                    8,793 97.70% $113.55
MEAN GIRLS $1,039,046.00                    9,197 93.85% $112.98
MOULIN ROUGE! $2,335,549.50                  10,482 100.63% $222.82
OKLAHOMA! $505,272.30                    4,724 90.71% $106.96
SLAVA’S SNOWSHOW $449,561.50                    5,541 65.65% $81.13
SLAVE PLAY $402,862.00                    5,119 80.69% $78.70
THE BOOK OF MORMON $1,196,792.00                    8,426 100.60% $142.04
THE ILLUSIONISTS – MAGIC OF THE HOLIDAYS $753,648.90                    8,734 79.34% $86.29
THE INHERITANCE $623,654.00                    5,463 65.16% $114.16
THE LIGHTNING THIEF $296,008.64                    4,923 57.35% $60.13
THE LION KING $2,180,133.00                  12,635 93.12% $172.55
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA $959,340.34                  10,216 79.56% $93.91
THE ROSE TATTOO $547,689.90                    5,499 95.34% $99.60
THE SOUND INSIDE $537,392.50                    5,665 70.95% $94.86
TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL $1,654,353.00                  11,917 100.79% $138.82
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD $1,937,216.00                  11,567 100.76% $167.48
TOOTSIE $1,094,774.80                  10,223 79.77% $107.09
WAITRESS $884,132.20                    7,580 90.67% $116.64
WICKED $1,929,278.00                  14,522 97.25% $132.85
TOTALS $38,317,632.21              296,485 89.73% $126.84
+/- THIS WEEK LAST SEASON -$1,831,938.07      
PERCENTAGE +/- THIS WEEK LAST SEASON -4.56%      


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

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