Grosses Rise as Holiday Season Approaches- Week Ending Nov. 18, 2012


Broadway is gearing up for the big holiday season and family friendly productions are reaping the benefits, especially the long-time favorite Annie at the Palace Theatre. The production had its most profitable week to date, grossing $883,946 and playing to a capacity of 72.89%. The Book of Mormon, however, came out on top, […]

Not so heavenly reviews for new musical Scandalous–Review Round-Up


Scandalous Review Round-Up In suit with the recent trend of heavenly musicals (Leap of Faith, Godspell, Jesus Christ Superstar, Sister Act, The Book of Mormon), Scandalous, with book and lyrics my longtime morning television host Kathy Lee Gifford, opened on Broadway November 15 at the Neil Simon Theatre. Scandalous is a new musical based […]

Broadway Grosses Hit By Another Storm for the Week Ending Nov. 11, 2012


Broadway Grosses Still Recovering from Hurricane Sandy Four shows in the Millionaire Club for the week ending November 11, 2012, as Broadway continues to suffer in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy and as yet another storm hit New York. The Book of Mormon is in the top spot once again and, aside from Glengarry […]

Hurricane Sandy Hits Hard- Broadway Grosses for the Week Ending November 4


Hurricane Sandy hit hard the week ending November 4. All Broadway productions were forced to cancel at least one scheduled performance, as New York City transportation systems shut down and power dropped in and around the area. The Book of Mormon, Wicked and The Lion King all managed to bring in more than […]

Grosses are down for the week ending October 28, 2012


Grosses are down about $2 million for the week ending October 28, 2012. Revenue per seat is fell about $10 and total attendance is dropped 13,440 people, however not every show experienced the decline. Glengarry Glen Ross made its way well into the Millionaire Club, grossing more than $1 million, even though the show […]

Grosses are up for the week ending Oct. 21!


Grosses are up for the week ending October 21, 2012. Though there were a few more empty seats than last week’s end, total attendance was up about $1.5 million because of the addition of several new productions. Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, starring Stephanie J. Block and […]

Broadway Grosses for the Week Ending Oct. 14


Broadway grosses held steady for the week ending October 14, 2012. The Lion King maintained its hold on the top spot, grossing more than $1.7M, and the usual suspects, Wicked and The Book of Mormon, fell in at number 2 and 3. Eight shows achieved Millionaire Club status, with a bit of a […]

Broadway Grosses- The Book of Mormon Falls to #3 Spot for Week Ending Oct. 7

Weekly Broadway Grosses

Many productions saw a spike in ticket sales over the three-day weekend. After four weeks at number one, The Book of Mormon slipped back down to the number three spot. The Lion King reclaimed its place on top, with Wicked just shy of the mark. Eight shows made their way into the millionaire […]

Book of Mormon tops again, Broadway Grosses for the Week Ending Sept. 30


The Book of Mormon secures the top spot for the forth week in a row, grossing more than $1.6 million, with The Lion King and Wicked trailing, but not by much. Jersey Boys and Once inched their way into the Millionaire Club, improving on last week’s grosses and making the number a lucky […]

Broadway Grosses: Broadway Says Goodbye to Porgy and Bess; Book of Mormon on Top Again


Broadway grosses are down a bit for the week ending September 23. Big Broadway hit The Book of Mormon takes the lead again (for the third week in a row), grossing $1.6 million, with The Lion King and Wicked hanging onto spots 2 and 3. Spider-man and Evita complete the millionaire club. Broadway […]