Biz off; Philly 'Fever' 865g

NEW YORK — Road grosses slipped slightly during Week 46 (April 8-14), falling by 3.8% to $12,717,532.

“Saturday Night Fever” had a strong week in Philly, grossing $865,082. “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas” was popular in Minneapolis, where it grossed $828,100.

Estimates for last week:

ROAD GROSSES, WEEK 46 (APRIL 8-14, 2002)

BOSTON
Aida
(M) Wang ($70; 3,654; $1,723,100)(3/25/02-4/14/02).
PW, $1,047,530.
Last (3rd) wk, $802,785.
Guys and Dolls (M) Colonial ($69; 1,651; $855,940)(4/2/02-4/14/02).
PW, $418,636.
Last (2nd) wk, $453,358.

CHARLOTTE
Fiddler on the Roof
(M-R) Ovens Auditorium ($58; 2,575; $1,028,415)(4/8/02-4/14/02).
PW, $336,148 in Kalamazoo.
Last (1st) wk, $574,382.

CHICAGO
Contact
(M) Oriental ($73; 2,243; $1,020,940)(4/8/02-5/5/02).
PW, $597,219 in Columbus, OH.
Last (1st) wk, $519,540.

CLEVELAND
Blast
(M) Palace ($48; 2,716; $858,364)(4/8/02-4/14/02).
PW, $472,026 in Iowa City.
Last (1st) wk, $596,878.

DETROIT
Copenhagen
(P) Fisher ($65; 2,126 $585,806)(4/2/02-4/21/02).
PW, $165,097.
Last (1st) wk, $197,217.

FT. LAUDERDALE
Mamma Mia!
(M-2nd Co.) Broward Center ($62; 2,688; $1,099,274)(4/9/02-4/28/02).
PW, $757,915 in Miami.
Last (1st) wk, $994,334.

LOS ANGELES
The Lion King
(M) Pantages ($125VIP package; 2,261; $1,165,500)(10/19/00-OE).
PW, $1,055,222.
Last (79th) wk, $997,280.

MINNEAPOLIS
Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
(M-R) Orpheum ($67; 2,531; $1,120,318).
PW, $664,996 in Las Vegas.
Last (1st) wk, $828,100.

NEW ORLEANS
Defending the Caveman
(P) Saenger ($52; 2,684; $798,448)(4/2/02-4/7/02).
PW, $427,500.

NORFOLK, VA.
Kiss Me Kate
(M-R) Chrysler Hall ($55; 2,365; $852,551)(4/8/02-4/14/02).
PW, $658,372 in Chicago.
Last (1st) wk, $419,299.

PALM BEACH, FL.
Proof
(P) Royal Poinciana ($55; 878; $384,564)(4/8/02-4/21/02).
PW, $541,663 in Chicago.
Last (1st) wk, $234,119.

PHILADELPHIA
Saturday Night Fever
(M) Forrest ($75; 1,839; $989,240)(4/2/02-4/14/02).
PW, $754,737.
Last (2nd) wk, $865,082.

PORTLAND, OR.
Riverdance
(M) Keller Auditorium ($65; 2,992; $1,211,000)(4/9/02-4/14/02).
PW, $1,176,463 in Seattle.
Last (1st) wk, $1,009,207.

ROCHESTER
Beauty and the Beast
(M, 3rd Co.) Auditorium Center ($57; 2,501; $991,164).
PW, $725,002 in Syracuse.
Last (1st) wk, $661,416.

SACRAMENTO
South Pacific
(M-R) Sacramento Community Center ($65; 2,380; $1,006,770)(4/9/02-4/21/02).
PW, $656,344 in Cincinnati.
Last (1st) wk, $674,912.

SALT LAKE CITY
Les Miserables
(M- B&T- 3rd Co.) Capitol ($60; 1,885; $728,480)(4/1/02-4/21/02).
PW $596,561.
Last (1st) wk, $607,538.

TORONTO
The Lion King
(M) Princess of Wales (C$115/$76; 1,986; C$1,352,382/$895,142)(3/30/00-OE).
PW, C$1,260,496 ($794,112).
Last (104th) wk, C$1,185,229 ($746,694).
Mamma Mia! (M) Royal Alexandra (C$93/$62; 1,446; C$807,986/$534,806)(5/10/00- OE).
PW, C$834,576 ($525,782).

Last (95th) wk, C$823,350 ($518,710.)

WASHINGTON, D.C.
Mamma Mia!
(M) National ($75; 1,603; $816,258)(3/28/02-6/8/02).
PW, $727,332.
Last (3rd) wk, $772,568.

WILMINGTON, DEL.
Stones in His Pockets
(P) Playhouse ($50; 1,251; $410,410) (4/2/02-4/14/02).
PW, $122,025.
Last (2nd) wk, $244,113.

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