Hiatus puts crimp on B.O.

Road grosses

Road grosses fell 13.2% to $13,158,251 during Week 26 (Nov. 22-28). While “The Graduate” returned, earning $230,551 in five perfs in Reno, four shows — “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” “Scrooge,” “The King and I” and one company of “The Lion King” — went on hiatus. “Hairspray” closed its Toronto production Nov. 28, earning C$989,000 ($830,562) in its final week.

ROAD GROSSES, WEEK 26: NOV. 22-28, 2004

BOSTON
The Lion King
(M-2nd Co.) Opera House ($85; 2,542; $1,187,132) (7/16/04-2/20/05).
PW, $1,034,860.
Last (20th) wk, $1,195,059.

CHICAGO
Mamma Mia!
(M-2nd Co.) Oriental ($75; 2,231; $1,054,429) (11/22/04-11/26/04).
PW, $813,269 in Hershey, Penn.
Last (1st) wk, $852,966.

DES MOINES
Chicago
(M) Civic Center ($60; 2,735; $1,065,540) (11/23/04-11/28/04).
PW, $1,180,893 in St. Louis.
Last (1st) wk, $676,948.

GRAND RAPIDS
The Producers
(M-1st Co.) Devos Hall ($67; 2,352; $969,040) (11/22/04-11/28/04).
PW, $930,478 in Toledo.
Last (1st) wk, $644,088.

INDIANAPOLIS
The Phantom of the Opera
(M) Murat ($68; 2,440; $1,049,816) (11/9/04-12/5/04).
PW, $671,969.
Last (3rd) wk, $654,347.

LOS ANGELES
Caroline, or Change
(M) Ahmanson ($90; 1,600; $324,895) (11/4/04-12/26/04).
PW, $513,253.
Last (4th) wk, $548,825.

MINNEAPOLIS
Riverdance
(M) Orpheum ($59; 2,502; $949,212) (11/123/04-11/28/04).
PW, $631,538 in Cincinnati.
Last (1st) wk, $849,744.

PHILADELPHIA
Big River
(M) Academy of Music ($75; 2,697; $995,756) (11/22/04-11/28/04).
PW, $188,826 in Boston.
Last (1st) wk, $581,634.

PITTSBURGH
On the Record
(M) Benedum Center ($60; 2,861; $1,001,442) (11/23/04-11/28/04).
PW, $413,918 in Cleveland.
Last (1st) wk, $543,434.

RENO
The Graduate
(P) Pioneer Center ($70; 1,500; $389,850) (11/25/04-11/28/04).
Last (1st) wk, $230,551 (5perf).

SALT LAKE CITY
The Producers
(M-2nd Co.) Capitol ($75; 1,885; $950,020) (11/16/04-11/28/04).
PW, $690,418.
Last (2nd) wk, $543,711.

SAN ANTONIO
Hairspray
(M) Majestic ($70; 2,273; $1,131,929) (11/22/04-12/05/04).
PW, $833,146 in Houston.
Last (1st) wk, $586,574.

SAN FRANCISCO
Little Shop of Horrors
(M) Golden Gate ($78; 2,333; $1,158,237) (11/8/04-11/28/04).
PW, $478,167.
Last (3rd) wk, $586,519.
White Christmas (M) Curran ($82; 1,617; $929,002) (11/3/04-11/28/04).
PW, $570,917.
Last (4th) wk, $816,673.

SASKATOON, SASK.
Les Miserables
(M) Centennial Auditorium (C$65/$55; 2,033; C$981,272/$824,072) (11/23/04-11/28/04).
PW, $727,542 In Spokane, WA.
Last (1st) wk, C$695,397/$583,994.

TORONTO
Hairspray
(M) Princess of Wales (C$94/$79; 1,986; C$954,400/$804,940) (4/8/04-11/28/04).
PW, C$800,000/$674,720.
Last (33rd) wk, C$989,000/$830,562.
Jesus Christ Superstar (M) Cannon (C$85/$71; 2,273; C$1,342,710/$1,127,607) (11/23/04-11/28/04).
PW, $363,947 in Bloomington, IN. (2perf), and Akron, Ohio (5perf).
Last (1st) wk, C$789,706/$663,195.
Mamma Mia! (M) Royal Alexandra (C$94/$79; 1,446; C$690,000/$581,946) (5/10/00-OE).
PW, C$545,000/$459,653.
Last (205th) wk, C$598,000/$502,200.

TUCSON
Peter Pan
(M) TCC Music Hall ($58; 2,217; $883,736) (11/23/04-11/28/04).
PW, $819,176 in Los Angeles.
Last (1st) wk, $439,104.

WASHINGTON D.C.
Movin’ Out
(M) National ($85; 1,626; $992,640) (11/16/04-11/21/04).
PW, $516,443.
Last (2nd) wk, $828,123.

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