Tempe production of 'Wicked' is biggest earner

NEW YORK — The road grosses jumped 17% in Week 7 (July 6-12), bringing the total for the 14-show slate to $13,366,688.

The Tempe production of “Wicked” was the week’s biggest earner with $1,479,596 at the Gammage Auditorium, where it broke the house record for the second consecutive week.

CHICAGO
Jersey Boys
(M-3rd Co.) Bank of America Theater ($110; 1,848; $1,184,710) (10/06/07-OE).
PW, $613,569.
Last (93nd) wk, $738,490.a

Mary Poppins (M-1st Co.) Cadillac Palace Theatre ($88; 2,346; $1,328,850) (3/11/09-7/12/09).
PW, $1,126,111.
Last (18th) wk, $1,210,230.

COLUMBUS, OH.
Mamma Mia! (M-2nd Co.) Ohio Theatre ($73; 2,247; $1,297,380) (7/07/09 – 7/12/09).
Last (1st) wk, $769,609.

DALLAS
A Chorus Line (M-3rd Co.) The Music Hall ($81; 3,420; $1,092,125) (7/06-7/12/09).
Last (1st) wk, $792,245.

EDMONTON, ALBERTA
The Lion King (M-1st Co.) Northern Alberta Juliee Auditorium (C$96/$82.60; 2,366; $1,323,345) (7/2/09 – 8/02/09).
PW, $890,640.
Last (2nd) wk, $1,239,577.

FAYETTEVILLE, AR
Legally Blonde (M-1st Co.) Walton Arts Center ($65; 1,166, $516,760) (7/06-7/12/09).
PW, $846,996 in Kansas City.
Last (1st) wk, $347,386.

HOUSTON
Phantom of the Opera (M-3rd Co.) Hobby Center ($75; 2,613; $1,059,774) (7/6/09 – 8/2/09).
PW, $865,439 in Charlotte.
Last (5th) wk, $784,938.

LOS ANGELES
Spamalot (M-1st Co) Ahmanson Theater ($99; 2,070, $1,280,096) (7/06-7/12/09)
PW, $1,006,303 in San Francisco
LAST (1ST) WK, $642,729.

MEMPHIS, TN
Wicked
(M-2nd Co.) Orpheum Theatre ($88, 2,432, $1,259,470) (6/24/09-7/12/09).
PW, $1,355,122.
Last (3rd) wk, $1,425,241.

RALEIGH, N.C.
Jersey Boys (M-1st Co.) Progressive Energy Center ($84; 2,338; $1,414,105) (6/22-7/12/09).
PW, $752,188.
Last (3rd) wk, $930,716.

SAN FRANCISCO
Wicked (M-3rd Co.) Orpheum Theatre ($96; 2,163, $1,338,456) (1/27/09-OE).
PW, $1,163,690.
Last (24th) wk, $1,149,651.

TAMPA, FL
RENT (M-1st Co.) Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center ($69, 2,610, $1,233,014) (7/6-7/12/09).
Last (1st) wk, $601,435.

TEMPE, AZ
Wicked (M-1st Co.) Gammage Auditorium ($80, 2,866, $1,323,356) (7/1-7/26/09).
PW, $1,475,657.
Last (2nd) wk, $1,479,596.

WASHINGTON, D.C.
The Color Purple
(M-1st Co.) The Kennedy Center ($95; 2,230, $1,424,640) (6/30-7/12/09).
PW, $1,181,013.
Last (2nd) wk, $1,254,845.

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