B’way Grosses: On Your Feet! Turns Box Office Beat Around

first_imgThe up-beat Gloria and Emilio Estefan tuner On Your Feet! opened on Broadway on November 5, and it has since had an impressive audience hearing percussion. The musical just concluded its highest grossing week at $1,317,026, just shy of hitting the top five by revenue and capacity (94.46%). The new revival of Fiddler on the Roof began previews at the Broadway Theatre on November 20 and managed to play to virtually full houses for its first three performances. Meanwhile, Dames at Sea hit a box office low at $127,071. Producers announced earlier today that the musical will leave the Broadway port on January 3, 2016, and that a national tour is set for 2017.Here’s a look at who was on top—and who was not—for the week ending November 22:FRONTRUNNERS (By Gross)1. The Lion King ($1,712,500)2. Wicked ($1,508,157)3. Hamilton ($1,450,763)4. The Book of Mormon ($1,402,842)5. Aladdin ($1,348,847)UNDERDOGS (By Gross)5. Sylvia ($317,033)4. Fool for Love ($294,995)3. Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games ($294,808)2. Hand to God ($162,974)1. Dames at Sea ($127,071)FRONTRUNNERS (By Capacity)1. The Book of Mormon (101.96%)2. Hamilton (101.58%)3. Fiddler on the Roof (99.80%)**4. The Lion King (97.69%)5. China Doll (94.96%)*UNDERDOGS (By Capacity)5. Allegiance (59.85%)4. Jersey Boys (54.50%)3. Dames at Sea (40.09%)2. Hand to God (37.74%)1. Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games (34.42%)* Number based on seven preview performances**Number based on three preview performancesSource: The Broadway League View Commentslast_img