Road Grosses

NEW YORK — The road grosses dropped 2.3% in Week 44 (March 23-29), bringing the total gross for the 16-show slate to $12,868,027.

The Fort Myers, Fla., production of “Wicked” broke the house record at the Barbara B. Mann for the third week running, while the same show’s Portland, Ore., production was the week’s biggest earner with $1,518,535 at the Keller, where it broke the house record, as well.

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.

Monty Python’s Spamalot (M-2nd Co.) Popejoy Hall ($70; 1,985; $879,257) (3/24/08-3/29/09). 

Last (1st) wk, $497,907.

BOSTON

Dirty Dancing (M-1st Co.) Opera House ($88; 2,576; $1,589,552) (3/3/09-3/8/09). 

PW, $930,967.

Last (7th) wk, $985,334.

CHICAGO

Jersey Boys (M-3rd Co.) Bank of America Theater ($110; 1,848; $1,144,310) (10/06/07-OE). 

PW, $623,974.

Last (78th) wk, $661,629.

Mary Poppins (M-1st Co.) Cadillac Palace Theater ($85; 2,354; $1,330,052) (3/15/09-OE). 

PW (7 perf), $944,613.

Last (3rd) wk, $1,125,081.

EAST LANSING, MICH.

The Lion King (M-1st Co.) Wharton Center ($69; 2,286; $880,017) (3/16/08 – 3/22/08).

PW, $691,089.

Last (2nd) wk, $752,096.

FORT MYERS, FLA.

Wicked (M-2nd Co.) Barbara B. Mann ($91, 1,846, $1,243,432) (3/7-3/29/09).

PW, $1,175,530.

Last (4th) wk, $1,194,477.

GREENVILLE, S.C.

Legally Blonde (M-1st Co.) Peace Center ($73; 2,051, $1,121,784) (3/24/09-3/29/09).

PW, $1,002,726 in Orlando, Fla.

Last (1st) wk, $599,009.

HARTFORD, CONN.

A Chorus Line (M-3rd Co.) Bushnell Theater ($62; 2,704; $850,744) (3/24/09-3/29/09).

PW, $756,262 in Washington.

Last (1st) wk, $632,209.

KANSAS CITY

The Phantom of the Opera (M-1st Co.) Music Hall ($75; 2,307, $956,957) (3/24-4/19/09).

PW, $1,355,977 in Denver.

Last (1st) wk, $775,265.

MINNEAPOLIS

Rent (M-1st Co.) Orpheum Theater (2,533; $66.50; $1,114,041) Last (1st) week, $779,028.

NASHVILLE, TENN.

Jersey Boys (M-1st Co.) TPAC ($75; 14,328; $1,185,910) (3/16/09-3/22/09). 

PW, $899,022.

Last (2nd) wk, $1,007,015.

OMAHA, NEB.

Avenue Q (M-1st Co.) Orpheum Theater ($53; 2,456, $742,026) (3/22/09-3/29).

PW, $606,869.

Last (1st) wk, (6 perf) $455,618.

PORTLAND, ORE.

Wicked (M-1st Co.) Keller Auditorium ($80, 2,967, $1,522,544) (3/4-4/2/09).

PW, $1,427,352.

Last (4th) wk, $1,518,535.

SAN FRANCISCO

Wicked (M-3rd Co.) Orpheum Theater ($96; 2,163, $1,338,456) (1/27/09-OE).

PW, $1,445,958.

Last (9th) wk, $1,438,224.

ST. PAUL, MINN.

The Color Purple (M-1st Co.) Ordway Center PAC ($75; 1,938; $1,086,290) (3/17/08 – 3/22/08). 

PW, $522,313.

Last (2nd) wk, $520,649.

WILMINGTON, DEL.

Monty Python’s Spamalot (M-1st Co.) DuPont Center ($80; 1,252; $716,245) (3/22/08-3/29/09). 

PW, $622,177 in Atlanta.

Last (1st) wk, $704,980.

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