‘The Color People’ finds its hue

Road Grosses

NEW YORK –The road rose 2.1% in Week 24 (Nov. 5-11), bringing the 13-show slate to a grand total of $12,951,326. It’s about $1,800,000 above the Rialto, since the strike struck the Great White Way.

All three Chicago productions — “Jersey Boys,” “Wicked” and “The Phantom of the Opera” — held steady this week. The San Diego production of “Jersey Boys” broke the house record, with $1,371,169.

“The Color Purple” reversed its downward slide and had the highest jump on the charts, gaining more than $130,000.

The highest-grossing show on the chart was “Wicked,” breaking its own house record in Boston with $1,652,974.

BOSTON
Wicked (M-1st Co.) Opera House ($88; 2,592, $1,632,600) (9/12/07-11/11/07).
PW, $1,594,446.
Last (9th) wk, $1,652,974.

CHICAGO
Jersey Boys (M-3rd Co.) LaSalle Bank Theater ($95; 1,918; $787,460) (10/1/06-OE).
PW $1,092,314.
Last (6th) wk, $1,120,736.

The Phantom of the Opera (M) Cadillac Palace Theater ($123; 2,298; $960,993) (10/31/07-11/06/07).
PW, $699,621.
Last (2nd) wk, $738,073.

Wicked (M-2nd Co.) Ford Center ($82; 2,243, $1,224,272) (6/24/05-OE).
PW, $1,018,156.
Last (125th) wk, $1,013,842.

CLEVELAND
High School Musical (M-1st Co.) Palace Theater ($65; 2,666, $699,925) (11/5/07 – 11/9/07).
PW, $835,303 in Boston.
Last (1st) wk, 5 perf, $171,137.

HONOLULU
The Lion King (M-1st Nat.) The Blaisdell Concert Hall ($85; 1,946; $1,286,760) (9/17/07- 9/23/07).
PW, $1,070,110.
Last (6th) wk, $1,097,015.

INDIANAPOLIS
Mamma Mia! (M) Murat Theater ($68; 2,620; $1,263,144) (11/5/07-11/11/07).
PW, $656,482 in Raleigh.
Last (1st) wk, $717,225.

KANSAS CITY
Avenue Q (M-1st Co.) Music Hall ($61; 2,371; $876,637) (11/6/07 – 11/11/07).
PW, $645,954 in Houston.
Last (1st) wk, $519,570.

LOS ANGELES
Wicked (M-3rd Co.) Pantages Theater ($85; 2,703, $1,633,691) (2/10/07-OE).
PW, $1,312,129.
Last (40th) wk, $1,339,888.

MINNEAPOLIS
The Lion King (M-1st Co.) (M) Orpheum Theater ($60; 2,546; $1,088,004) (11/5/07-1/4/07).
PW, $1,335,770.
Last (3rd) wk, $1,335,770.

OMAHA
Monty Python’s Spamalot (M) Orpheum Theater ($60; 2,546; $1,088,004) (11/5/07-1/4/07).
PW, $496,604 in Boise.
Last (1st) wk, $966,477.

SAN DIEGO
Jersey Boys (M-2nd Co.) Civic Auditorium ($76; 2,940; $939,351) (10/15/07-10/21/07).
PW, $1,280,608.
Last (4th) wk; $1,371,169.

SAN FRANCISCO
The Color Purple (M-1st Co.) Orpheum Theater ($207; 2,197; $1,321,097) (10/9/07-10/14/07)
PW, $756,798.
Last (5th) wk, $887,450.

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