‘Wicked’ breaks records at Norfolk

Road Grosses

NEW YORK — Road grosses jumped 7.9% in Week 51 bringing the cume for the 15-show slate to $13,462,336.

“Wicked” broke house records at Norfolk, Va.,’s Chrysler Hall and at Omaha, Neb.’s Orpheum Theater, where it pulled in the week’s highest gross with $1,342,178.

AUSTIN, TEXAS

Rent (M-1st Co.) U. of Texas at Austin PAC ($65.50; 2,900; $1,095,376) (5/12/09-5/17/09). 

PW, $848,332 in Dallas.

Last (1st) wk, $760,308.

CHICAGO

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

PW, $535,148.

Last (84th) wk, $519,475.

Legally Blonde (M-1st Co.) Oriental Theater ($92.50; 2,243, $1,280,045) (5/12/09-5/17/09).

PW, $767,574 in Los Angeles.

Last (1st) wk, $782,308.

Mary Poppins (M-1st Co.) Cadillac Palace Theater ($87.50; 2,354; $1,330,052) (3/15/09-7/12/09). 

PW, $1,001,444.

Last (9th) wk, $1,001,444.

DENVER

Spamalot (M-1st Co.) Denver Center — Buell Theater ($80; 2,775, $1,342,555) (5/11/09-5/17/09).

PW, $762,921 in Spokane.

Last (1st) wk, $1,108,278.

DURHAM, N.C.

The Color Purple (M-1st Co.) Durham PAC ($70; 2,706; $1,175,343) (5/11/09 – 5/17/09). 

PW, $791,238 in Columbus.

Last (1st) wk, $1,037,723.

L0S ANGELES

Dirty Dancing (M-1st Co.) Pantages Theater ($93.50, 2,650, $842,216) (5/8-5/10/09).

PW, (4 perfs) $525,740.

Last (2nd) wk, $1,189,000.

MINNEAPOLIS, MINN.

Phantom of the Opera (M-1st Co.) Orpheum Theater ($74; 2,503, $971,789) (5/12/09-5/17/09).

PW, $677,735 in Hartford, Conn.

Last (1st) wk, $874,087.

NORFOLK, VA.

Wicked (M-2nd Co.) Chrysler Hall ($80, 2,345, $1,368,360) (5/13-5/31/09).

PW, $1,475,941 in Jacksonville, Fla.

Last (1st) wk, $1,228,803.

OKLAHOMA CITY

The Lion King (M-1st Co.) Civic Center Music Hall ($76; 2,431; $1,218,317) (4/20/09 – 4/26/09). 

PW, $1,102,078.

Last (3rd) wk, $1,151,468.

OMAHA, NEB.

Wicked (M-1st Co.) Orpheum Theater ($74, 2,542, $1,291,292) (5/6-5/31/09).

PW, $1,175,819.

Last (2nd) wk, $1,342,178.

ORLANDO, FLA.

Jersey Boys (M-1st Co.) Bob Carr PAC ($150; 2,389; $1,325,886) (5/03/09-5/10/09). 

PW, $1,004,322.

Last (2nd) wk, $1,158,761.

SAN FRANCISCO

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

PW, $1,226,764.

Last (16th) wk, $1,249,963.

ST. LOUIS

A Chorus Line (M-1st Co.) Fox ($55; 4,074; $1,252,953) (5/12/09-5/17/09). 

PW, $861,674 in Buffalo, N.Y.

Last (1st) wk, $658,539.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Legit News from Variety

Loading