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New York City (NYC)
Broadway Season Statistics

 
     
 
Broadway Theatres
 
     
    2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18  
  Attendance 11,569,711 12,214,823
13,104,066
13,317,980
13,271,252 13,792,614  
    Musicals 9,081,636 10,070,258 10,648,948
11,102,098
11,362,732
11,454,081  
    Plays 2,402,530 2,037,255 2,369,973
2,028,326
1,798,723
2,124,534  
    Specials 85,545 107,010 85,145
187,556
109,797
213,999  
  Gross $1,138,734,331 $1,268,881,236 $1,365,231,853
$1,373,253,725
$1,449,399,149
$1,697,458,795  
    Musicals $930,407,887 $1,072,513,451 $1,108,687,921
$1,173,304,393
$1,285,180,250
$1,439,742,237  
    Plays $198,313,560 $189,482,399 $247,567,402
$181,726,052
$153,763,124
$189,438,430  
    Specials $10,012,884 $6,885,386 $8,976,530
$18,223,281
$10,455,776
$68,278,128  
  Playing Weeks 1,430 1,496 1,626
1,648
1,580
1,624  
    Musicals 978 1,123 1,224
1,254
1,239
1,216  
    Plays 437 355 395
372
324
367  
    Specials 15 18 7
22
17
41  
  New Shows 46 42 37
39
45
33  
    Musicals 15 16 15
16
20
10  
    Plays 26 23 20
20
20
20  
    Specials 5 3 2
3
5
3  
  Average Paid
Admission
$98.42 $103.88 $104.18
$103.11
$109.21
$123.07  
    Musicals $102.45 $106.50 $104.11
$105.68
$113.10
$125.70  
    Plays $82.54 $92.99 $104.46
$89.59
$85.48
$89.17  
    Specials $117.05 $64.34 $105.43
$97.16
$95.23
$319.06  
     
  N/A: Not Available  
     
   
     
 
Source:
Broadway League
 
     
Baruch College Weissman Zicklin School of Business NYCdata