Box office dips with 13-show slate

Road Grosses

NEW YORK Road receipts dropped in Week 43 (March 19-25) as the 13-show slate decreased 6.69% to $11,579,057.

“Wicked” set a house record in Miami, grossing $1,269,463.

Los Angeles’ “Wicked” was up slightly week to week, and was the highest-grossing show for the week at $1,755,562.

“Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” is on hiatus.

Estimates for last week:

AUSTIN, TEXAS
The Lion King (M-2nd Co.) Bass Concert Hall ($69; 2,659; $1,226,770) (2/15/07-3/25/07).
PW, $1,190,115.
Last (5th) wk, $1,209,524.

BUFFALO, N.Y.
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (M) Shea’s PAC ($55; 3,019; $1,146,860) (3/20/07-3/25/07).
PW, $553,007 in Boston.
Last (1st) wk, $513,900.

CHICAGO
Wicked (M-2nd Co.) Ford Center ($82; 2,243; $1,224,272) (6/24/05-OE).
PW, $1,167,031.
Last (92nd) wk, $1,185,837.

GAINESVILLE, FLA.
Mamma Mia! (M-2nd Co.) Phillips Aud ($57; 1,653; $668,104) (3/20/07-3/25/07).
PW, $1,041,531 in North Charlotte, NC
LAST (1ST) WK, $408,121.

GRAND FORKS, N.D.
Chicago (M-2nd Co.) Chester Fritz Aud ($56; 2,384; $206,834) (3/20/07-3/21/07).
PW, $1,016,947.
Last (1st) wk, $96,628 (2 perfs).

JACKSONVILLE, FLA.
The Lion King (M-2nd Co.) Moran Theater ($69; 2,807; $1,340,516) (3/8/07-4/15/07).
PW, $1,016,947.
Last (3rd) wk, $1,004,611.

LOS ANGELES
Wicked (M-3rd Co.) Pantages ($85; 2,703; $1,683,092) (2/10/07-OE).
PW, $1,753,852.
Last (7th) wk, $1,755,562.

MIAMI
Wicked (M-1st Co.) Carnival Center PAC ($77; 2,331; $1,226,416) (3/14/07-3/25/07).
PW, $1,224,394.
Last (2nd) wk, $1,269,463.

PHILADELPHIA
Monty Python’s Spamalot (M) The Academy of Music ($87; 2,645; $1,487,412) (3/19/07-3/25/07).
Last (1st) wk, $1,294,793.

SAN FRANCISCO
Jersey Boys (M-2nd Co.) Curran ($99; 1,599; $1,192,836) (12/3/06-3/25/07).
PW, $1,083,010.
Last (17th) wk, $1,086,126.

SEATTLE, WA
Twelve Angry Men (P) Paramount Theater ($55; 2,811; $904,421) (3/20/07-3/25/07).
PW, wk $612,352 Sacramento, Calif.
Last (1st) wk $447,999.

SOUTH BEND, IN
Chicago (M-2nd Co.) Morris Center ($49; 2,560; $534,178) (3/23/07-3/25/07).
Last (1st) wk, $282,177. 5 perfs

TORONTO
The Phantom of the Opera (M) Princess of Wales (C$106/$90; 1,960; $1,025,216/C$1,206,116) (2/20/07-6/3/07).
PW, C$1,279,308/$1,099,616.
Last (6th) wk C$1,186,655.40/$1,024,316.

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