TOP-GROSSING BROADWAY PRODUCTIONSWicked (Gershwin Theatre), $1,384,780
Week of April 27-May 3, 2009
(Data provided by The Broadway League)
West Side Story (Palace Theatre), $1,200,530
Billy Elliot (Imperial Theatre), $1,073,711
The Lion King (Minskoff Theatre), $1,049,168
Jersey Boys (August Wilson Theatre), $1,013,306 MOST-READ PLAYBILL.COM STORIES
Week of April 26-May 2, 2009
(Compiled weekly by Playbill.com)
Drama Desk Nominees Announced; 9 to 5 Garners Record-Breaking 15 Noms.
Little Night Music Revival Is Gearing Up for Broadway; Nunn to Direct.
Broadway Grosses: April 20-26.
ONSTAGE & BACKSTAGE: Pageants, Parton and Page.
Bea Arthur, Star of Stage and Screen, Dead at 86.
"Easter Bonnet" Competition Raises $3.4 Million; 33 Variations Breaks Record.
Broadway PR Firm Barlow-Hartman Will Shut Down; Partners to Launch New Ventures.
Impressionism to Close on Broadway May 10.
Broadway Rush and Standing Room Only Policies.
Ashanti Will "Ease On Down the Road" in The Wiz for Encores! Summer Stars. BEST-SELLING THEATRE CDs
May 5, 2009
(Results from billboard.biz)
Wicked, Original Broadway Cast Recording
Jersey Boys, Original Broadway Cast Recording
Les Misérables, Original London Cast Recording
Shrek: The Musical, Original Broadway Cast Recording
Mamma Mia!, Original Cast Recording
TOP-GROSSING FILMS "Obsessed": $34,802,334 (weekly gross); $34,802,334 (total gross)
Week of April 24-30, 2009
(Results from boxofficemojo.cm)
"17 Again": $13,837,621 (weekly gross); $42,142,459 (total gross)
"Fighting": $13,333,340 (weekly gross); $13,333,340 (total gross)
"The Soloist": $12,508,138 (weekly gross); $12,508,138 (total gross)
"Earth (2009)": $12,017,017 (weekly gross); $17,664,049 (total gross)