Printer Friendly

SEASON BOX OFFICE TOTALS.

                               Week 2 (June 7-13, 1999)

BROADWAY                                Current           1998-99
                                         Season            Season

Shows playing last week                      32                31
Total playing weeks to date                  64                63
Theater occupancy last week              86.50%            83.80%
Theater occupancy to date                86.50%            85.10%
Paid attendance last week               245,466           253,892
  (% of capacity last week)               (78%)           (76.4%)
Total attendance to date                471,127           482,545
  (% of capacity to date)               (75.5%)           (76.4%)
Total receipts last week            $12,395,615       $12,379,682
Season total receipts to date       $23,783,664       $23,777,537
Average paid admission
  last week                              $50.50            $48.76
New productions to date                       0                 0
ROAD
Shows reported last week                     21                24
Total playing weeks to date                  41                49
Total receipts last week            $12,600,164       $15,287,297
Season total receipts to date       $23,409,451       $31,979,099
COMBINED TOTALS
Total playing weeks                         105                55
Total receipts to date              $47,193,115       $55,756,636

                                        1989-90
BROADWAY                                 Season

Shows playing last week                      19
Total playing weeks to date                  38
Theater occupancy last week               59.4%
Theater occupancy to date                 59.4%
Paid attendance last week               148,481
  (% of capacity last week)             (79.8%)
Total attendance to date                280,941
  (% of capacity to date)               (75.5%)
Total receipts last week             $4,941,736
Season total receipts to date        $9,338,431
Average paid admission
  last week                              $33.28
New productions to date                       0
ROAD
Shows reported last week                     16
Total playing weeks to date                  33
Total receipts last week             $5,867,324
Season total receipts to date       $11,106,196
COMBINED TOTALS
Total playing weeks                          71
Total receipts to date              $20,444,627

The tabulation above lists the total box office receipts for Broadway and the road last week and for the corresponding weeks last season and the 1988-89 season, as well as the number of shows running those respective weeks. It also lists the running total box office receipts for the respective seasons thus far, plus the running total number of playing weeks for the corresponding periods for the respective seasons. [C]1999 VARIETY3

COPYRIGHT 1999 Penske Business Media, LLC
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 1999 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:Variety
Date:Jun 21, 1999
Words:347
Previous Article:SINGING THE BLUES.
Next Article:Boston critics present Nortons.

Terms of use | Copyright © 2018 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters