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.

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