Broadway Grosses: Kinky Boots Fans ‘Say Yeah!’ at the Box Office, Break Record

first_img FRONTRUNNERS (By Capacity) 1. Book of Mormon (102.63%) 2. Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark (101.33%) 3. Matilda (100.77%) 4. Pippin (100.68%) 5. Kinky Boots (100.64%) The Tony-winning production of Kinky Boots is not your father’s musical! This past week it grossed $1,912,568 breaking the all-time house record at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre. Despite a somewhat controversial appearance in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Broadway fans kept calm and got kinky, making a splash for Harvey and Cyndi at the box office. How did everyone else fare during the Thanksgiving holiday? Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark pulled in a full house, notwithstanding its recently announced closing, and family friendly The Lion King raked in the dough as it set the record for fourth longest-running show in Broadway history. FRONTRUNNERS (By Gross) 1. Wicked ($2,625,327) 2. The Lion King ($2,365,402) 3. The Book of Mormon ($2,161,225) 4. Kinky Boots ($1,912,568) 5. Matilda ($1,657,599) Here’s a look at who was on top and who was not for the week ending December 1: UNDERDOGS (By Capacity) 5. The Snow Geese (68.19%) 4. Macbeth (58.32%) 3. A Night With Janis Joplin (55.32%) 2. First Date (54.65%) 1. Romeo and Juliet (37.94%) UNDERDOGS (By Gross) 5. Romeo and Juliet ($329,489) 4. A Night with Janis Joplin ($317,171) 3. The Winslow Boy ($284,831) 2. Macbeth ($276,033) 1. The Snow Geese ($150,473)  View Commentslast_img

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