'Wicked' breaks Gammage Aud. house record

NEW YORK — The road grosses dropped 16.2% in Week 6 (June 29-July 5), bringing the total gross for the 11-show slate to $11,421,279.

The Tempe, Ariz., production of “Wicked” was the week’s biggest earner with $1,475,657 at the Gammage Auditorium, where it broke the house record.

CHARLOTTE, N.C.

Phantom of the Opera (M-1st Co.) Belk Theater ($74; 2,006; $957,828) (6/09-7/05/09). 

PW, $948,980.

Last (4th) wk, $865,439.

CHICAGO

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

PW, $675,203.

Last (92nd) wk, $613,569.

Mary Poppins (M-1st Co.) Cadillac Palace Theater ($88; 2,346; $1,347,280) (3/11/09-7/12/09). 

PW, $1,031,087.

Last (17th) wk, $1,126,111.

EDMONTON, ALBERTA

The Lion King (M-1st Co.) Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium ($96; 2,366; $1,180,379) (7/2-8/02/09).

PW, $1,220,469 in Sacramento, Calif.

Last (1st) wk, $1,035,191.

KANSAS CITY

Legally Blonde (M-1st Co.) Starlight Theater ($79; 7,918, $1,533,078) (6/30-7/05/09).

PW, $751,090 in Nashville, Tenn.

Last (1st) wk, $846,996.

MEMPHIS, TENN.

Wicked (M-2nd Co.) Orpheum Theater ($88, 2,432, $1,259,470) (6/24-7/12/09).

PW, $1,384,377.

Last (2nd) wk, $1,355,122.

RALEIGH, N.C.

Jersey Boys (M-1st Co.) Progressive Energy Center ($84; 2,338; $1,350,160) (6/22-7/05/09).

PW, $876,815.

Last (2nd) wk, $752,188.

SAN FRANCISCO

Spamalot (M-1st Co) Golden Gate Theater ($96; 2,297, $1,326,796) (6/02-7/05/09)

PW, $981,318.

Last (7th) wk, $1,006,303.

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

PW, $1,224,905.

Last (23rd) wk, $1,163,690.

TEMPE, ARIZ.

Wicked (M-1st Co.) Gammage Auditorium ($80, 2,866, $1,323,356) (7/1-7/26/09).

PW, $1,458,786 in San Antonio.

Last (1st) wk, $1,475,657.

WASHINGTON, D.C.

The Color Purple (M-1st Co.) The Kennedy Center ($95; 2,219, $1,414,640) (6/30-7/05/09).

PW, $537,663 in Boston.

Last (1st) wk, $1,181,013.

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