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NEW YORK — Road grosses slid by 11% during Week 48 (April 22-28), falling to $12,183,512.

“The Lion King” continued to wow in Denver, where the new road company kicks off its tour. Show grossed north of $1 million at the Temple Buell.

“Fiddler on the Roof” had a weak frame in Greensboro, S.C., grossing $256,895.

Estimates for last week:

ROAD GROSSES, WEEK 48 (APRIL 22-28, 2002)

BALTIMORE
Beauty and the Beast (M, 3rd Co.) Mechanic ($69; 1,568; $771,320)(4/21/02-5/5/02).
PW$839,658 in Buffalo.
Last (1st) wk, $525,740.

BOSTON
Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
(M-R) Colonial ($79; 1,636; $1,867,015) (4/16/02-4/28/02).
PW, $521,343.
Last (2nd) wk, $485,733.

CHICAGO
Contact
(M) Oriental ($73; 2,243; $1,020,940)(4/8/02-5/5/02).
PW, $589,331.
Last (3rd) wk, $603,538.

DENVER
Lion King
(M-2nd Co.) Temple Buell ($63; 2,762; $1,193,885)(4/17/02-6/23/02).
PW, $829,668 (6pr.)
Last (2nd) wk, $1,074,707.

DETROIT
Proof
(P) Fisher ($45; 2,059; $585,000)(4/4/23/02-5/12/02).
PW, $248,235 in Palm Beach.
Last (1st) wk, $187,687.

DULUTH, MINN.
Riverdance
(M) DECC Auditorium ($59; 2,322; $948,732)(4/23/02-4/28/02).
PW, $$764,044 in Lincoln, NE.
Last (2nd) wk, $757,289.

FT. LAUDERDALE
Mamma Mia!
(M-2nd Co.) Broward Center ($62; 2,688; $1,099,274)(4/9/02-4/28/02).
PW, $1,031,594.
Last (3rd) wk, $984,939.

GREENSBORO, N.C.
Fiddler on the Roof
(M-R) War Memorial ($52; 2,376; $831,324)(4/22/02-4/28/02).
PW, $552,890 in Greenville, SC
Last (1st) wk, $256,895.

LOS ANGELES
The Lion King
(M) Pantages ($125VIP package; 2,261; $1,165,500)(10/19/00-OE).
PW, $971,517.
Last (83rd) wk, $934,829.
Guys and Dolls (M) Wilshire ($67; 1,866; $861,520)(4/17/02-4/21/02).
PW, $305,466.
Last (2nd) wk, $361,609.

LOUISVILLE, KY
Saturday Night Fever
(M) Palace ($4/22/02-4/28/02).
PW, $568,212 in Memphis.
Last (1st) wk, $520,378.

LUBBOCK, TX
Les Miserables
(M- B&T- 3rd Co.) Lubbock Municipal Auditorium ($60; 2,811; $913,791).
PW, $597,971 in Salt Lake City.
Last (1st) wk, $428,658.

MINNEAPOLIS
Blast
(M) Orpheum ($57; 2,483; $939,822)(4/22/02-4/28/02).
PW, $652,223 in Cleveland.
Last (1st) wk, $655,649.

PHILADELPHIA
Copenhagen
(P) Forrest ($65; 1,841; $821,600)(4/22/02-4/28/02).
PW, $175,656 in Detroit.
Last (2nd) wk, $224,112.

PROVIDENCE
Aida
(M) Providence PAC ($60; 3,090; $1,293,560)(4/14/02-4/28/02).
PW, $775,765.
Last (2nd) wk, $680,678.

SAN FRANCISCO
Stones in His Pockets
(P) Curran ($59; 1,661; $544,943)(4/16/02-5/12/02).
PW, $236,538.
Last (2nd) wk, $253,428.

SCHENECTADY
Kiss Me Kate
(M-R) Proctor’s ($49; 2,700; $974,288)(4/22/02-4/28/02).
PW, $$475,770 in Hershey, PA.
Last (1st) wk, $359,286.

TORONTO
The Lion King
(M) Princess of Wales (C$115/$76; 1,986; C$1,352,382/$895,142)(3/30/00-OE).
PW, C$1,234,455 ($777,706).
Last (106th) wk, C$1,209,818 ($798,479).
Mamma Mia! (M) Royal Alexandra (C$93/$62; 1,446; C$807,986/$534,806)(5/10/00- OE).
PW, C$824,567 ($519,477).
Last (97th) wk, C$823,393 ($518,737).

TUSCSON, AZ
Phantom of the Opera
(M) Centennial Hall ($63; 2,456; $1,124,765)(4/8/02-5/5/02).
PW, $857,589.
Last (3rd) wk, $789,889.

WASHINGTON, D.C.
Mamma Mia!
(M) National ($75; 1,603; $816,258)(3/28/02-6/8/02).
PW, $780,033.
Last (5th) wk, $781,252.