Broadway Grosses: School of Rock Continues Its Straight-A Streak

first_img Good news for those who love sticking it to the man: School of Rock has climbed back to seven figures. The new musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Julian Fellowes, after a four-week period of hitting six figures, grossed $1,152,012 and reached full capacity at 100.99%. Meanwhile, The Lion King topped the charts at over $1.8 million; the number one spot had been held by Hamilton in recent weeks. The two were joined by Wicked, Aladdin and The Book of Mormon in the top five.Here’s a look at who was on top—and who was not—for the week ending February 21:FRONTRUNNERS (By Gross)1. The Lion King ($1,851,720)2. Hamilton ($1,750,924)3. Wicked ($1,747,324)4. Aladdin ($1,486,893)5. The Book of Mormon ($1,365,956)UNDERDOGS (By Gross)5. Disaster! ($333,537)*4. Hughie ($298,616)*3. The Humans ($250,540)***2. She Loves Me ($227,422)**1. Our Mother’s Brief Affair ($183,321)FRONTRUNNERS (By Capacity)1. The Book of Mormon (102.43%)2. Hamilton (101.78%)3. School of Rock (100.99%)4. Aladdin (99.83%)5. The Lion King (99.63%)UNDERDOGS (By Capacity)5. An American in Paris (68.93%)4. Blackbird (67.78%)*3. Our Mother’s Brief Affair (67.73%)2. Chicago (64.98%)1. Disaster! (64.81%)** Number based on eight preview performances** Number based on four preview performances***Number based on three preview performances and five regular performancesSource: The Broadway League Alex Brightman in ‘School of Rock'(Photo: Matthew Murphy) View Commentslast_img

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