Five boost road grosses

Road grosses

NEW YORK — Five of the 10 shows pulled in more than $1 million in Week 49 (April 25-May 1). Overall box office increased 14%, with the weeklong hiatus of “Mamma Mia!” offset by big gains for “Jersey Boys” and “West Side Story” plus the return of “Hair.” “The Lion King” once again led all shows with $1.6 million in sales. Total gross for the week was $10,138,564.

BUFFALO, N.Y.
Wicked (M-1st Co.) Shea’s PAC ($75, 3,019, $1,538,884) (4/25-5/22/11).
PW, $1,281,104 in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
Last (1st) wk, $1,375,654.

CHICAGO
Next to Normal (M-1st Co.) Bank of America Theater ($98, 1,948, $1,123,238) (4/26-5/8/11).
PW, $430,478 in St. Louis.
Last (1st) wk, $589,365.

COLUMBUS, OHio
Mary Poppins (M-1st Co.) Ohio Theater ($78, 2,730, $1,327,022,) (4/20-5/8/11).
PW, $701,331.
Last (2nd) wk, $801,623.

DENVER
9 to 5 (M-1st Co.) Buell Theater ($105; 2,772; $1,469,040) (4/26-5/1/11).
PW, $564,301 in Seattle.
Last (1st) wk, $523,408.

EUGENE, ORe.
Wicked (M-2nd Co.) Hult Center ($78, 2,382, $1,337,248) (4/20-5/1/11).
PW, $1,136,688.
Last (2nd) wk, $1,301,303.

HARTFORD, Conn.
Hair (M-1st Co.) Bushnell Theater ($67; 2,704, $1,037,662) (4/26-5/1/11).
Last (1st) wk, $582,578.

MINNEAPOLIS
Jersey Boys (M-1st Co.) Orpheum ($150; 2,545, $1,565,351) (4/18-5/8/11).
PW, $839,263.
Last (2nd) wk, $1,267,068.

OMAHA, NEb.
Les Miserables (M-1st Co.) Orpheum Theater ($68; 2,546; $1,196,140) (4/25-5/1/11).
PW, $1,074,790 in Milwaukee.
Last (1st) wk, $1,098,050.

PROVIDENCE, R.I.
West Side Story (M-1st Co.) Providence PAC ($75; 3,127, $1363,468) (4/25-5/1/11).
PW, $598,123 in Baltimore.
Last (1st) wk, $997,997.

TORONTO
The Lion King (M-1st Co.) Princess of Wales Theater (C$120 ($126); 1,955; $1,640,196) (4/19-6/12/11).
PW, $1,462,059.
Last (2nd) wk, $1,601,518.

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