TITLE

ROAD GROSSES

AUTHOR(S)
Thielman, Sam
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Variety;2/9/2009, Vol. 413 Issue 12, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers box office revenues of Broadway theatrical road productions such as "Jersey Boys," appearing at the Bank of American Theater in Chicago, Illinois, "Monty Python's Spamalot," at the Auditorium Theater in Chicago, Illinois, and "Wicked," at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts in Louisville, Kentucky.
ACCESSION #
36640169

 

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