Broadway's box office took a slide in the season's first frame following Memorial Day weekend (May 30-June 5) -- but with the spring slate headed toward June 12's Tony Awards, it was still a good…
Four of the 10 shows pulled in more than $1 million in Week 1 (May 30-June 5).
Broadway ended the 2010-11 season on a box office high, logging a cume of $1.08 billion and robust attendance of 12.53 million, according to the Broadway League.
Four of the nine shows pulled in more than $1 million in Week 53 (May 23-29).
Six of the 11 shows pulled in more than $1 million in Week 52 (May 16-22).
Broadway grosses got a nice boost in week 52 (May 16-22), in part due to families in town for graduation ceremonies.
Five of the 11 shows pulled in more than $1 million in Week 51. Overall box office increased more than 14%, driven by huge upticks at "Mamma Mia!" and "Les Miserables."
"Wicked" was on top and "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" swung back into town in Week 51 (May 9-15), when most shows were up despite a frame during which new offerings had to comp for Tony voters and…
Broadway's newer fare attracted rising B.O. in Week 50 (May 2-8) in a frame that generally saw sales dip.
Four of the 11 shows pulled in more than $1 million in Week 50 (May 2-8) on the road.
Overall Broadway sales declined in Week 49 (April 25-May 1) following the Easter-week spike the prior sesh, but a number of plays, including "War Horse," actually gained some steam, and tuner "The…