B.O. flat; ‘King’ reigns

Road Grosses

NEW YORK — Road receipts slipped .23% in Week 21 (Oct. 16-22) as the 10-show slate grossed $10,224,003.

Denver’s “The Lion King” is still king of the mountain, coming in tops for the third consecutive week with $1,434,515.

“Mamma Mia!” was impressive in its first week at Schenectady, N.Y.’s Proctor’s Theater with $1,097,032.

Estimates for last week:

CHICAGO
The Pirate Queen (M) Cadillac Palace Theater ($83; 2,344; $1,206,536) (10/3/06-11/26/06).
PW, $757,209.
Last (3rd) wk, $814,092.

CHICAGO
Wicked (M-2nd Co.) Ford Center ($82; 2,243; $1,224,272) (6/20/05-OE).
PW, $1,053,518.
Last (69th) wk, $1,088,683.

CINCINNATI
Monty Python’s Spamalot (M) Aronoff ($95; 2,623; $1,388,025) (10/16/06-10/29/06).
PW, $1,204,500 in Cleveland.
Last (1st) wk, $1,049,150.

DENVER
The Lion King (M-2nd Co.) Hobby Center ($75; 2,772; $1,454,320) (9/28/06-11/12/06).
PW, $1,418,505.
Last (4th) wk, $1,434,515.

HOUSTON
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (M) Music Hall ($75; 3,420; $1,591,216) (10/17/06-10/22/06).
PW, $775,588 in Dallas.
Last (1st) wk, $420,345.

RALEIGH, N.C.
The Lion King (M-2nd Co.) Progress Energy Center ($75; 2,586; $1,233,340) (9/15/06-10/22/06).
PW, $1,249,220.
Last (6th) wk, $1,233,865.

SCHENECTADY, N.Y.
Mamma Mia! (M) Proctor’s ($65; 2,592; $1,204,176) (10/17/06-10/22/06).
PW, $857,780 in Syracuse, N.Y.
Last (1st) wk, $1,097,032.

TEMPE, ARIZ.
Chicago (M) Gammage ($69; 3,017; $1,157,872) (10/17/06-10/22/06).
PW, $504,129 in Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Last (1st) wk, $626,912.

TORONTO
Wicked (M-1st Co.) Canon (C$110/$98; 2,289; C$1,569,137/$1,395,037) (10/6/06-12/31/06).
PW, C$1,435,500/$1,262,532.
Last (3rd) wk, C$1,480,288/$1,316,045.

WASHINGTON, D.C.
Twelve Angry Men (P) Eisenhower ($70; 1,060; $542,092) (10/3/06-10/22/06).
PW, $515,406.
Last (3rd) wk, $555,713.

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA
The Phantom of the Opera (M) Centennial Concert Hall (C$94/$85; 2,242; C$1,267,851/$1,124,878) (9/26/06-10/22/06).
PW, C$738,970/$649,415.
Last (4th) wk, C$662,342/$587,651.

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