Top Broadway Tickets Of The Week (6/2)
June 2, 2014
Prices have held steady for most of the top five Broadway tickets this week, except for Hedwig and the Angry Inch. The popular new show starring Neil Patrick Harris, has been near the top of this list since it’s opened, and easily saw the highest prices spike of any show. Kinky Boots and Motown once again made the list, and A Raisin in the Sun makes its second straight appearance. Macbeth is the new entry on the list, with the second most expensive ticket on average.
6/3 Hedwig and the Angry Inch | Avg. Price: $639.64 | Get-in Price: $495
Prices have shot up 66 percent for the Tuesday night show. With an average price of $639.64, Hedwig and the Angry Inch tickets are easily the most expensive of the week. The get in price of $495 is also the most expensive, and the only one to top $400.
6/5 Macbeth | Avg. Price: $502 | Get-in Price: $392
Ethan Hawke and Alan Cumming star in the famous Shakespeare play, with Macbeth tickets averaging $502 after the price saw no change over the week. The get-in price of $392 is also the second highest price on this list.
6/5 A Raisin in the Sun | Avg. Price: $455.56 | Get-in Price: $376
Denzel Washington is the big star in this production and his performance has helped this show land on the list for a second straight week. A Raisin in the Sun tickets are averaging $455.56 after trending down two percent. They have a get-in price of $376, the last show on the list with a get-in price over $300.
6/6 Motown | Avg. Price: $434.59 | Get-in Price: $97
The next two shows have rarely spent time off the list, and this week Motown tickets are averaging $434.59 after trending up one percent over the last week. But the get-in price of $97 is easily the lowest figure on the list, and the only one that’s under $100.
6/3 Kinky Boots | Avg. Price: $417.84 | Get-in Price: $163
Kinky Boots has been the other show that has rarely spent time off the list, even if it’s just made the list the last two weeks. The average price for Kinky Boots tickets is $417.84 after trending up two percent over the week. The get-in price is $163, or less than half the price to get into A Raisin in the Sun.