Broadway Grosses: Moulin Rouge! The musical brings the sizzle of summer | The Broadway Buzz

Ashley Loren and Derek Klena in “Moulin Rouge! The Musical”
(Photo: Matthew Murphy)

Red Mill! Musical comedy, which officially opened on July 25, 2019, is still going strong at the Al Hirschfeld Theater. The Tony-winning musical, based on Baz Luhrmann’s film, grossed $1,149,889 and hit 96.64% capacity last week. Leading the company are Ashley Loren and Derek Klena as Satine and Christian.

Here’s a look at who was on top – and who wasn’t – for the week ending August 28.

TAKERS (by gross)
1.The music man ($2,716,507)
2. hamilton ($2,072,969)
3. The Lion King ($1,795,793)
4. GM ($1,731,913)
5. In the woods ($1,616,557)

UNDERDOGS (per gross)
5. Come from afar ($600,415)
4. A strange loop ($578,170)
3. funny girl ($573,147)
2. Chicago ($490,696)
1. The kite runner ($287,649)

LESSEES (By capacity)
1. Dear Evan Hansen (100.76%)
2. GM (100.14%)
3. The Lion King (97.48%)
4. Red Mill! Musical comedy (96.64%)
5. Hadesville (95.63%)

UNDERDOGS (per ability)
5. The Phantom of the Opera (72.20%)
4.​​​funny girl (70.65%)
3. The kite runner (67.58%)
2. Chicago (66.69%)
1. beetle juice (60.17%)

Source: The Broadway League