Grosses up for the week ending July 15, 2012!

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Grosses are up about $1 million this week and there were 5,500 more people in the seats this week as well. Eight shows worked their way into the millionaire club by this week’s end. And The Lion King came in on top, grossing more than $2 million and playing to full houses.

Grammy Award winner Ricky Martin returned to http://www.theateradvisor.com/shows/evita/394/broadway-revival/ and the production returned to the millionaire club. The musical saw a considerable dip while he was away on vacation, but took in $1,212,448 this time around.

New musical Bring It On began performances on July 12. In its four performances the production grossed $235,957 and played to crowds of 94.81% capacity. Also, Fela! Returned to Broadway on July 9. The production has grossed $238,642 in its return engagement.

Averages and Totals:

  • 8 plays, 20 musicals
  • Gross Revenue – $23,438,084
  • 8 shows in the Millionaire Club
  • Average Capacity – 83.68%
  • Average Ticket Price -$93.18
  • Revenue Per Seat – $77.97
  • Total attendance – 240,443
  • Empty Seats- 47,141
Show Name Gross Total Attendance Capacity % Capacity Avg Paid Admission
THE LION KING $2,002,353 13,418 13,416 100.01% $149.23
WICKED $1,980,214 14,088 14,472 97.35% $140.56
SPIDER-MAN TURN OFF THE DARK $1,738,983 14,943 15,440 96.78% $116.37
THE BOOK OF MORMON $1,637,543 8,752 8,528 102.63% $187.11
EVITA $1,212,448 11,033 12,896 85.55% $109.89
NEWSIES $1,055,178 9,711 9,560 101.58% $108.66
MARY POPPINS $1,021,205 12,705 14,376 88.38% $80.38
ONCE $1,015,977 8,607 8,464 101.69% $118.04
JERSEY BOYS $955,638 9,460 9,824 96.29% $101.02
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA $914,957 11,760 12,840 91.59% $77.80
MAMMA MIA! $863,782 10,453 11,984 87.22% $82.63
NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT $814,142 7,982 11,512 69.34% $102.00
CHICAGO $771,152 8,078 8,640 93.50% $95.46
SISTER ACT $738,916 9,499 14,040 67.66% $77.79
ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS $636,677 6,216 7,800 79.69% $102.43
HARVEY $600,469 8,207 8,032 102.18% $73.17
MEMPHIS $591,721 8,896 11,760 75.65% $66.52
GHOST $575,956 7,978 12,040 66.26% $72.19
WAR HORSE $552,605 5,827 8,552 68.14% $94.84
PORGY AND BESS $550,485 6,367 10,680 59.62% $86.46
GORE VIDAL’S THE BEST MAN $547,947 5,587 8,504 65.70% $98.08
PETER AND THE STARCATCHER $517,681 6,362 8,400 75.74% $81.37
ROCK OF AGES $496,313 4,601 4,664 98.65% $107.87
A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE $488,099 7,184 9,344 76.88% $67.94
CLYBOURNE PARK $429,513 6,188 7,608 81.34% $69.41
END OF THE RAINBOW $253,535 4,012 7,920 50.66% $63.19
FELA! $238,642 7,470 10,952 68.21% $31.95
BRING IT ON THE MUSICAL $235,957 5,059 5,336 94.81% $46.64