‘Hairspray’ hits Toronto

Road grosses

NEW YORK — Road grosses inched up 1.1% to $14,155,591 during Week 46 (April 5-11).

“Hairspray” began its Toronto run, earning C$440,376 ($329,710) in four previews.

The Easter weekend resurrected a sleepy “Jesus Christ Superstar” tour, upping its gross to $1,022,691 for eight performances in Pittsburgh. That’s a whopping $816,889 more than the C$269,339 ($205,802) it made the previous week in six perfs in Montreal.

ROAD GROSSES, WEEK 46: APRIL 5-11, 2004

ATLANTA

The Producers (M-1st Co.) Fox ($64; 4,390; $1,892,368) (4/4/04-4/18/04).
PW, $547,632 in Nashville.
Last (1st) wk, $1,176,340.

BIRMINGHAM, ALA.

Mamma Mia! (M-2nd Co.) Jefferson Concert Hall ($65; 2,869; $935,815) (4/6/04-4/11/04).
PW, $916,122 in Providence, R.I.
Last (1st) wk, $764,940.

BOSTON

Movin’ Out (M) Colonial ($85; 1,619; $1,044,656) (3/3/04-4/10/04).
PW, $950,876.
Last (6th) wk, $959,615.

CHICAGO

The Phantom of the Opera (M) Cadillac Palace ($61; 2,186; $1,021,569) (3/2/04-5/2/04).
PW, $1,006,329.
Last (6th) wk, $965,424.

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO.

Riverdance (M) Pike’s Peak Center ($55; 2,061; $517,563) (4/7/04-4/10/04).
PW, $704,885 in Tempe, Ariz.
Last (1st) wk, $428,054 (5perf).

DENVER

Hairspray (M) Buell ($70; 2,808; $1,278,795) (3/22/04-4/11/04).
PW, $1,034,660.
Last (3rd) week, $1,039,715.

DETROIT

The Lion King (M-2nd Co.) Masonic Temple ($75; 3,156; $1,452,611) (4/2/04-5/30/04).
PW, $821,691 (5perf).
Last (2nd) wk, $1,374,254.

FORT MYERS, FLA.

Chicago (M) Barbara B. Mann PAC ($64; 1,784; $518,510) (4/9/04-4/11/04).
PW, $472,462 in Miami Beach, Fla.
Last (1st) wk, $485,047 in New Orleans (3perf) and Fort Myers, Fla. (5perf).

HOUSTON

Urinetown (M) Hobby Center ($64; 2,621; $1,082,056) (3/30/04-4/11/04).
PW, $449,419.
Last (2nd) week, $433,901.

LOS ANGELES

The Royal Family (P) Ahmanson ($65; 1,600; $713,410) (3/27/04-5/16/04).
PW, $283,171.
Last (3rd) wk, $330,439.

LOUISVILLE, KY.

The Producers (M-2nd Co.) Kentucky PAC ($91; 2,479; $1,312,255) (3/30/04-4/11/04).
PW, $797,405.
Last (2nd) wk, $514,555.

NEW HAVEN, CONN.

Les Miserables (M) Shubert ($57; 1,655; $721,949) (4/6/04-4/11/04).
PW, $897,633 in Buffalo, N.Y.
Last (1st) wk, $593,536.

PITTSBURGH

Jesus Christ Superstar (M) Heinz Hall ($60; 2,689; $1,194,958) (4/6/04-4/11/04).
PW, C$269,339/$205,802 (6perf) in Montreal.
Last (1st) wk, $1,022,691.

PORTLAND, ORE.

Thoroughly Modern Millie (M) Keller Auditorium ($63; 2,955; $1,160,529) (4/6/04-4/11/04).
PW, $572,421 in Seattle.
Last (1st) wk, $763,417.

SAN FRANCISCO

The Lion King (M-1st Co.) Orpheum ($125; 2,125; $1,180,568) (1/29/04-OE).
PW, $1,074,612.
Last (11th) wk, $1,097,325.

Mamma Mia! (M-1st Co.) Golden Gate ($81; 2,283; $1,097,464) (2/15/04-4/25/04).
PW, $656,891.
Last (7th) wk, $624,053

TORONTO

Hairspray (M) Princess of Wales (C$94/$70; 1,986; C$477,200/$357,280) (4/8/04-OE).
Last (1st) wk, C$440,376/$329,710 (4perf).

Mamma Mia! (M) Royal Alexandra (C$94/$70; 1,446; C$725,000/$542,807) (5/10/00-OE).
PW, C$603,000/$460,752.
Last (172nd) wk, C$653,000/$488,901.

The Producers (M) Canon (C$99/$74; 1,831; C$1,155,871/$865,401) (12/11/03-OE).
PW, C$1,021,000/$780,146.
Last (18th) wk, C$1,020,000/$763,674.

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