TOP-GROSSING BROADWAY PRODUCTIONS
Wicked (Gershwin Theatre), $1,413,721
Week of March 23-29
(Data provided by The Broadway League)
West Side Story (Palace Theatre), $1,169,572
Billy Elliot (Imperial Theatre), $1,146,559
The Lion King (Minskoff Theatre), $1,099,727
Jersey Boys (August Wilson Theatre), $1,010,789 MOST-READ PLAYBILL.COM STORIES
Week of March 22-28, 2009
(Compiled weekly by Playbill.com)
Oscar Nominee Hathaway Will Be Garland on Stage and Screen.
March 30 Preview of Broadway's Hair Canceled.
Broadway Grosses: March 16-22.
DIVA TALK: Chatting with Wicked's Shoshana Bean Plus News of Neuwirth and Ripley.
PLAYBILL.COM'S CUE & A: Will Swenson.
ONSTAGE & BACKSTAGE: Live from O-Lando.
Broadway Rush and Standing Room Only Policies.
Zac Efron Withdraws From "Footloose" Remake.
Broadway Now Has Four Billys: Batchelor Elevated to Lead Billy Elliot Role.
SHELF LIFE: Books by Chenoweth, Suskin, Plummer, Laurents, and About Irving, Terry, Kander & Ebb.
BEST-SELLING THEATRE CDs
April 4, 2009
(Results from billboard.biz)
The Lion King
Legally Blonde: The Musical
Week of March 20-26, 2009
(Results from boxofficemojo.com)
"Knowing": $31,515,012 (weekly gross); $31,515,012 (total gross)
"I Love You, Man": " $24,406,773 (weekly gross); $24,406,773 (total gross)
"Duplicity": $18,082,380 (weekly gross); $18,082,380 (total gross)
"Race to Witch Mountain": $15,947,425 (weekly gross); $47,657,977 (total gross)
"Watchmen": $9,201,251 (weekly gross); $100,541,023 (total gross)