Grosses down for the week ending July 1, 2012

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Grosses are down again, $1,658,726.92 less than last week’s end. However, audiences continue to flock to Wicked. The show pulled in more than $2 million in ticket sales, firmly securing its place at the top. The Lion King, The Book of Mormon, Spider-man, Evita, Newsies and Once complete the millionaire club.

Jim Parsons has been reeling in audiences over at Studio 54. The Roundabout Theatre Company’s revival of Harvey grossed $629,617, playing to a capacity of 101.42%. This week was also marked the final performances of The Lyons starring Linda Lavin and the revival of Jesus Christ Superstar. In its 21 preview performances and 80 regular performances, The Lyons grossed $2,509,091 with an average playing capacity of 52.69%. The Tony Award nominated Jesus Christ Superstar revival grossed $10,882,991 in its 24 preview performances and 116 regular performances. The show played to an average capacity of 71.37%.

Averages and Totals:

  • 10 plays, 20 musicals
  • Gross Revenue – $23,877,254
  • 7 shows in the Millionaire Club
  • Average Capacity – 80.13%
  • Average Ticket Price -$92.91
  • Revenue Per Seat – $74.45
  • Total attendance – 244,100
  • Empty Seats- 60,628
Show Name Gross Total Attendance Capacity % Capacity Avg Paid Admission
WICKED $2,033,004 14,075 14,472 97.26% $144.44
THE LION KING $1,944,704 13,417 13,416 100.01% $144.94
THE BOOK OF MORMON $1,615,956 8,752 8,528 102.63% $184.64
SPIDER-MAN TURN OFF THE DARK $1,608,683 14,171 15,440 91.78% $113.52
EVITA $1,191,200 10,361 12,896 80.34% $114.97
NEWSIES $1,048,090 9,716 9,560 101.63% $107.87
ONCE $1,039,207 8,487 8,464 100.27% $122.45
MARY POPPINS $929,166 11,889 14,376 82.70% $78.15
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA $889,043 11,240 12,840 87.54% $79.10
JERSEY BOYS $887,165 9,146 9,824 93.10% $97.00
NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT $804,816 7,848 11,512 68.17% $102.55
MAMMA MIA! $750,421 9,485 11,984 79.15% $79.12
GORE VIDAL’S THE BEST MAN $716,782 6,861 8,504 80.68% $104.47
SISTER ACT $713,263 9,551 14,040 68.03% $74.68
PETER AND THE STARCATCHER $687,525 8,047 8,400 95.80% $85.44
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR $678,052 9,030 11,392 79.27% $75.09
ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS $639,890 6,371 7,800 81.68% $100.44
HARVEY $629,617 8,146 8,032 101.42% $77.29
CHICAGO $552,736 6,962 8,640 80.58% $79.39
GHOST $545,312 7,188 12,040 59.70% $75.86
WAR HORSE $532,791 5,561 8,552 65.03% $95.81
MEMPHIS $520,026 7,824 11,760 66.53% $66.47
ANYTHING GOES $502,761 7,314 8,208 89.11% $68.74
ROCK OF AGES $498,819 4,612 4,664 98.89% $108.16
PORGY AND BESS $462,497 5,166 10,680 48.37% $89.53
CLYBOURNE PARK $394,874 5,647 7,608 74.22% $69.93
A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE $349,304 5,237 9,344 56.05% $66.70
THE LYONS $243,525 4,508 8,632 52.22% $54.02
END OF THE RAINBOW $241,146 3,369 7,920 42.54% $71.58
THE COLUMNIST $226,882 4,119 5,200 79.21% $55.08