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Broadway Grosses: Broadway Sizzles as 11 Shows Top $1 Million at the Box Office

Broadway Grosses: Broadway Sizzles as 11 Shows Top $1 Million at the Box Office
Brandon Victor Dixon & the cast of 'Motown'
'Motown the Musical' and other new shows flexed their muscles at the box office this week.

People always talk about a "Tony bump" at the box office when audiences snap up tickets to shows that caught their fancy during the awards telecast. Well, the bump this year is a biggie, as 11 Broadway shows topped $1 million for the week and two others grossed more than $900,000. Perennial faves The Lion King, Wicked and The Book of Mormon were joined in the million dollar club by Kinky Boots, Motown The Musical (setting a record at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre), Spider-Man, Lucky Guy ($1.36 million, demonstrating the box office clout of Tom Hanks), Matilda, Phantom, Cinderella and Pippin.

Here's a look at who was on top and who was not for the week ending June 16:

1. The Lion King ($1,951,428)
2. Wicked ($1,849,045)
3. The Book of Mormon ($1,721,966)
4. Kinky Boots ($1,474,349)
5. Motown The Musical ($1,441,448)

5. The Trip to Bountiful ($492,591)
4. Rock of Ages ($400,236)
3. The Assembled Parties ($366,549)
2. Macbeth ($264,066)*
1. Ann ($185,623)

1. The Book of Mormon (102.63%)
2. Pippin (101.43%)
3. Lucky Guy (101.06%)
4. Kinky Boots  (100.91%)
5. Motown The Musical (100.71%)

UNDERDOGS (By Capacity)
5. Mamma Mia! (78.04%)
4. Nice Work If You Can Get It (77.45%)
3. The Trip to Bountiful (61.18%)
2. Macbeth (55.85%)*
1. Ann (37.10%)

*Number based on six performances.

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