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Season box office totals.

SEASON BOX OFFICE TOTALS
Week 27 (Nov. 26-Dec. 2)

                                                  Current
BROADWAY                                           Season

Shows playing last week                             34
Total playing weeks to date                        718
Theater occupancy last week                         87.2%
Theater occupancy to date                           73.4%
Paid attendance last week                      185,169
  (% of capacity last week)                        (75.2%)
Total attendance to date                     5,664,755
  (% of capacity to date)                          (84.1%)
Total receipts last week                   $14,626,117
                                           $16,226,117 (E) *
Season total receipts to date             $432,393,839
                                          $443,018,689 (E) *
Average paid admission
  last week                                        $78.99
New productions to date                             14

ROAD

Shows reported last week                            14
Total playing weeks to date                        355
Total receipts last week                   $13,891,230
Season total receipts to date             $363,302,587

COMBINED TOTALS

Total playing weeks                              1,073
Total receipts to date                    $795,696,426
                                          $807,542,784 (E) *

                                                  2006-07
BROADWAY                                           Season

Shows playing last week                             32
Total playing weeks to date                        719
Theater occupancy last week                         74.4%
Theater occupancy to date                           74.8%
Paid attendance last week                      251,616
  (% of capacity last week)                        (82.9%)
Total attendance to date                     5,961,733
  (% of capacity to date)                          (82.9%)
Total receipts last week                   $19,877,622

Season total receipts to date             $458,607,607

Average paid admission
  last week                                        $79.00
New productions to date                              8

ROAD

Shows reported last week                            11
Total playing weeks to date                        225
Total receipts last week                   $10,291,338
Season total receipts to date             $232,475,241

COMBINED TOTALS

Total playing weeks                                903
Total receipts to date                    $660,913,888

                                                  1997-98
BROADWAY                                           Season

Shows playing last week                             31
Total playing weeks to date                        667
Theater occupancy last week                         86.1%
Theater occupancy to date                           68.6%
Paid attendance last week                      244,501
  (% of capacity last week)                        (80.8%)
Total attendance to date                     5,420,153
  (% of capacity to date)                          (83.3%)
Total receipts last week                   $12,097,726

Season total receipts to date             $262,684,133

Average paid admission
  last week                                        $49.48
New productions to date                             12

ROAD

Shows reported last week                            24
Total playing weeks to date                        650
Total receipts last week                   $13,973,491
Season total receipts to date             $386,841,630

COMBINED TOTALS

Total playing weeks                              1,317
Total receipts to date                    $649,525,763

The tabulation above lists the total and estimated box office
receipts for Broadway and the road last week and for the
corresponding weeks of last season and the 1997-98 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.

* Separate total followed by (E) estimation includes unofficial
grosses for "Young Frankenstein."
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Title Annotation:Legit Grosses; theater
Publication:Variety
Article Type:Table
Date:Dec 10, 2007
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