CHART TOPPERS, Third Week of July

CHART TOPPERS, Third Week of July Weekly spotlight on the most-read, most-seen and most-listened-to works.

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TOP-GROSSING BROADWAY PRODUCTIONS
Week of July 13-July 19, 2009
(Data provided by The Broadway League)


MUSICALS
Wicked (Gerswhin Theatre), $1,634,385
The Lion King (Minskoff Theatre), $1,455,842
Billy Elliot (Imperial Theatre), $1,443,565
West Side Story (Palace Theatre), $1,314,443
Jersey Boys (August Wilson Theatre), $1,147,932

PLAYS
God of Carnage (Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre), $989,245
Blithe Spirit (Sam S. Shubert Theatre Theatre), $735,939
The Norman Conquests (Circle in the Square), $352,377
Mary Stuart (Broadhurst Theatre), $289,900
The 39 Steps (Helen Hayes Theatre), $195,347


MOST-READ PLAYBILL.COM STORIES
Week of July 12-July 18, 2009
(Compiled weekly by Playbill.com)

  • Baldwin, Norton, Fitzgerald and Cooper to Star in Broadway's Finian's Rainbow Revival.
  • ONSTAGE & BACKSTAGE: From Avenue Q to Alaska.
  • First-Nighters Lose Tony-Voting Privilege.
  • Broadway Rush and Standing Room Only Policies.
  • Krakowski, Chenoweth, Stritch and More Are 61st Annual Primetime Emmy Award Nominees.
  • Schedule of Upcoming Broadway Shows.
  • Broadway Grosses: July 6-12.
  • Osnes and Sands Are La Jolla's Bonnie & Clyde; Winningham and Van der Schyff Also Cast.
  • Advance Sale for Craig-Jackman Steady Rain Already in the Millions.
  • Hair Cancels Oct. 11 Performance to Join National Equality March. BEST-SELLING THEATRE CDs
    July 25, 2009
    (Results from billboard.biz)


  • Jersey Boys, Original Broadway Cast Recording
  • Rock of Ages, Original Broadway Cast Recording
  • Wicked, Original Broadway Cast Recording
  • Hair, The New Broadway Cast Recording
  • Next To Normal, Original Broadway Cast Recording
    TOP-GROSSING FILMS
    Week of July 10-July 16, 2009
    (Results from boxofficemojo.cm)


  • "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince": $80,186,627 (weekly gross); $80,186,627 (total gross)
  • "Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs": $42,231,885 (weekly gross); $134,304,581 (total gross)
  • "Bruno": $41,215,090 (weekly gross); $41,215,090 (total gross)
  • "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen": $35,108,711 (weekly gross); $350,116,636 (total gross)
  • "Public Enemies": $19,464,100 (weekly gross); $71,890,970 (total gross)