Tempe's 'Wicked' is week's biggest earner

NEW YORK — The road grosses dropped 2.3% in Week 9 (July 20-26), bringing the total gross for the 13-show slate to $13,273,498.

The Tempe, Ariz., production of “Wicked” was the week’s biggest earner with $1,488,568 at the Gammage Auditorium, where it broke the house record for the fourth consecutive week.

BOSTON
JERSEY BOYS (M-1ST CO.) SHUBERT THEATER ($96; 1,540; $819,318) (7/20-7/26/09).
PW, $900,165 IN RALEIGH, N.C.
LAST (1ST) WK, $924,514.

RENT (M-1ST CO.) THE COLONIAL THEATER ($68, 1,657, $757,680) (7/13-7/26/09).
PW, $589,173.
LAST (2ND) WK, $694,416.

CHICAGO
JERSEY BOYS
(M-3RD CO.) BANK OF AMERICA THEATER ($110; 1,848; $1,184,710) (10/06/07-OE).
PW, $721,490.
LAST (95TH) WK, $743,925.

CLEVELAND
MARY POPPINS
(M-1ST CO.) STATE THEATER ($80; 2,984; $1,455,820) (7/13-8/9/09).
PW, $732,520.
LAST (2ND) WK, $1,191,905.

DALLAS
LEGALLY BLONDE (M-1ST CO.) MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK ($85; 3,420, $1,474,596) (7/20-7/26/09).
PW, $872,477 IN ATLANTA.
LAST (1ST) WK, $853,311.

EDMONTON, ALBERTA
THE LION KING (M-1ST CO.) NORTHERN ALBERTA JUBILEE AUDITORIUM (C$94/$86.92; 2,366; $1,466,075) (7/2-8/02/09).
PW, $1,354,071.
LAST (4TH) WK, $1,388,565.

HOUSTON
PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (M-3RD CO.) HOBBY CENTER ($75; 2,613; $1,157,268) (7/6-8/2/09).
PW, $813,110.
LAST (3RD) WK, $836,389.

LOS ANGELES
SPAMALOT (M-1ST CO) AHMANSON THEATER ($99; 2,070, $1,280,096) (7/06-7/26/09)
PW, $789,255.
LAST (3RD) WK, $757,630.

ROCKFORD, IL./SOUTH BEND, IND.
MAMMA MIA! (M-2ND CO.) CORONADO PAC/MORRIS PAC ($60; 2,264/2,501; $999,784) (7/20-7/26/09).
PW, $829,995 IN CINCINNATI.
LAST (1ST) WK, $551,971.

SAN FRANCISCO
WICKED (M-3RD CO.) ORPHEUM THEATER ($96; 2,163, $1,338,456) (1/27/09-OE).
PW, $1,130,133.
LAST (26TH) WK, $1,202,011.

TEMPE, ARIZ.
WICKED (M-1ST CO.) GAMMAGE AUDITORIUM ($80, 2,866, $1,323,356) (7/1-7/26/09).
PW, $1,480,568.
LAST (4TH) WK, $1,488,568.

TULSA, OKLA.
WICKED
(M-2ND CO.) TULSA PERFORMING ARTS CENTER ($80, 2,362, $1,335,660) (7/13-8/9/09).
PW, $1,291,114.
LAST (2ND) WK, $1,374,063.

WASHINGTON, D.C.
THE COLOR PURPLE
(M-1ST CO.) THE KENNEDY CENTER ($95; 2,230, $1,424,640) (6/30-7/26/09).
PW, $1,266,925.
LAST (4TH) WK, $1,266,230.

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