Four boost road grosses

Road grosses

Four of the eight shows pulled in more than $1 million in Week 18 (Sept. 26-Oct. 2). Total B.O. rose 9.5%, with some shows, such as “West Side Story” moving to a larger venue. The Atlanta staging of “Wicked” led all shows, with more than $2 million in sales. Total gross for the week was $9,254,946.

ATLANTA
Wicked (M-1st Co.) Fox Theater ($73; 4,440, $2,189,856) (9/14-10/9/11)
PW, $2,036,093.
Last (3rd) wk, $2,151,248.

DALLAS
Hair (M-1st Co.) Winspear Opera House ($91.50, 2,248, $1,322,876) (9/27-10/02/11)
PW, $452,896.
Last (2nd) wk, $474,600.

EAST LANSING, MICH.
Jersey Boys (M-1st Co.) Wharton Center ($77.50; 2,382, $1,343,876) (9/28-10/16/11)
PW, $984,312 in Omaha, Neb.
Last (1st) wk, $893,267.

PITTSBURGH
Wicked (M-2nd Co.) Benedum Center ($82; 2,806, $ 1,640,056) (9/7-10/2/11)
PW, $1,738,565.
Last (4th) wk, $1,753,094.

SAN ANTONIO
Mary Poppins (M-1st Co.) Majestic Theater ($77.50; 2,355, $821,360) (9/29-10/09/11)
PW $783,157 in Salt Lake City.
Last (1st) wk, $684,438.

SYRACUSE, N.Y.
The Lion King (M-1st Co.) Oncenter Crouse Hinds Theater ($100; 1,926; $1,234,725) (9/6-10/2/11)
PW, $980,884.
Last (4th) wk, $1,078,318.

TEMPE, ARIZ.
West Side Story (M-1st Co.) ASU Gammage Auditorium ($88.50; 2,860; $1,120,600) (9/27-10/02/11)
PW $589,484 in Tucson, Ariz.
Last (1st) wk, $965,286.

WASHINGTON, D.C.
Les Miserables (M-1st Co.) Kennedy Center Opera House ($115; 2,258; $ 1,396,914) (9/28–10/30/11).
PW, $884,596 in Birmingham, Ala.
Last (1st) wk, $1,269,695.

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