Hot Tickets for February 14, 2017

Grand Numbers For Grande

  • by Monique Potter
  • Published: February 15, 2017

Ariana Grande, Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix, Ariz.

Ariana Grande brought the second stop of her "Dangerous Woman" tour to the MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Feb. 4. The Live Nation-promoted show grossed more than $840,000 with ticket prices ranging from $30-$200. Ariana, along with her opening act, Little Mix, charmed nearly 10,000 fans in attendance. The next stop on this new and highly anticipated tour will be at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, Conn., Feb. 17.

Willie Nelson took over the Venetian in Las Vegas Feb.1, 3 and 4, and he made our Hot Tickets chart this week with three sold-out shows. The 84-year-old country legend and his family entertained more than 5,000 fans in attendance grossing nearly $600,000, with his exclusive new show, "Vegas On My Mind".
 

HOT TICKETS is a weekly summary of the top acts and ticket sales as reported to VT PULSE. Following are the top 20 concerts and events, the top 5 in each seating capacity category, which took place between Jan. 17-Feb. 14.

15,001 or More Seats

10,001-15,000 Seats

5,001-10,000 Seats

5,000 or Fewer Seats

1) Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band
Gross Sales: $4,686,092; Venue: Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney; Attendance: 31,323; Ticket Range: $233.38-$75.86; Promoter: Frontier Touring; Dates: Feb. 7-9; No. of Shows: 2

2) Cirque du Soleil - Toruk
Gross Sales: $1,248,261; Venue: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas; Attendance: 15,897; Ticket Range: $155-$39; Promoter: Cirque du Soleil; Dates: Jan. 18-22; No. of Shows: 7

3) Red Hot Chili Peppers
Gross Sales: $1,217,803; Venue: TD Garden, Boston; Attendance: 13,072; Ticket Range: $103.50-$53.50; Promoter: Frank Productions; Dates: Feb. 7; No. of Shows: 1

4) Red Hot Chili Peppers
Gross Sales: $1,177,325; Venue: Target Center, Minneapolis; Attendance: 13,411; Ticket Range: $94.10-$44.10; Promoter: Jam Productions; Dates: Jan. 21; No. of Shows: 1

5) Ariana Grande
Gross Sales: $845,275; Venue: MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas; Attendance: 9,437; Ticket Range: $199.95-$29.95; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Feb. 4; No. of Shows: 1

1) Cirque du Soleil - Varekai
Gross Sales: $2,002,454; Venue: Palacio Municipal de Deportes San Pablo, Seville, Spain; Attendance: 34,551; Ticket Range: $102.60-$35.96; Promoter: Cirque du Soleil, Live Nation; Dates: Jan. 18-22; No. of Shows: 9

2) The Lumineers
Gross Sales: $432,157; Venue: Van Andel Arena, Grand Rapids, Mich.; Attendance: 9,472; Ticket Range: $59.50-$29.50; Promoter: Messina Touring Group, AEG Live; Dates: Jan. 26; No. of Shows: 1

3) Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
Gross Sales: $410,644; Venue: Perth (Australia) Arena; Attendance: 6,046; Ticket Range: $81.07-$72.76; Promoter: Billions Australia; Dates: Jan. 31; No. of Shows: 1

4) Miranda Lambert
Gross Sales: $380,818; Venue: Ford Center, Evansville, Ind.; Attendance: 7,342; Ticket Range: $56.75-$36.75; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Jan. 26; No. of Shows: 1

5) Brantly Gilbert
Gross Sales: $279,581; Venue: Charleston (W.Va.) Civic Center; Attendance: 7,822; Ticket Range: $45-$29.75; Promoter: Frank Productions, NS2, CMoore Live; Dates: Feb. 11; No. of Shows: 1

1) Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
Gross Sales: $1,232,302; Venue: ICC Sydney Theatre; Attendance: 14,934; Ticket Range: $80.46-$68.97; Promoter: Billions Australia; Dates: Jan. 20-21; No. of Shows: 2

2) Cirque du Soleil - OVO
Gross Sales: $1,059,837; Venue: The Broadmoor World Arena at Colorado Springs; Attendance: 17,086; Ticket Range: $150-$34; Promoter: Cirque du Soleil; Dates: Jan. 18-22; No. of Shows: 8

3) 80’s Weekend
Gross Sales: $540,356; Venue: Microsoft Theater, Los Angeles; Attendance: 6,849; Ticket Range: $275-$62; Promoter: FKOA Presents; Dates: Jan. 28; No. of Shows: 1

4) Dancing with the Stars
Gross Sales: $536,265; Venue: Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, Conn.; Attendance: 12,471; Ticket Range: $45; Promoter: ICM, In-house; Dates: Jan. 20-21; No. of Shows: 2

5) Miranda Lambert
Gross Sales: $495,366; Venue: Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, Conn.; Attendance: 6,649; Ticket Range: $89-$49; Promoter: WME ; Dates: Feb. 4; No. of Shows: 1

1) Mamma Mia
Gross Sales: $1,454,613; Venue: Orpheum Theatre, Minneapolis; Attendance: 19,336; Ticket Range: $140-$21; Promoter: Hennepin Theatre Trust, Broadway Across America; Dates: Feb. 7-12; No. of Shows: 8

2) The Sound of Music
Gross Sales: $1,194,401; Venue: Orpheum Theater, Omaha, Neb.; Attendance: 16,893; Ticket Range: $135-$35; Promoter: Omaha Performing Arts Presents, Broadway Across America; Dates: Jan. 24-29; No. of Shows: 8

3) Willie Nelson
Gross Sales: $586,811; Venue: The Venetian Theatre, Las Vegas; Attendance: 5,289; Ticket Range: $200-$59.50; Promoter: AEG Live, In-house; Dates: Feb. 1-4; No. of Shows: 3

4) Dancing with the Stars
Gross Sales: $483,170; Venue: Chicago Theatre; Attendance: 6,948; Ticket Range: $75-$55; Promoter: NS2, Frank Productions; Dates: Jan. 28; No. of Shows: 1

5) Once
Gross Sales: $280,415; Venue: Morrison Center for the Performing Arts, Boise, Idaho; Attendance: 5,418; Ticket Range: $62.50-$35; Promoter: Magic Space Entertainment; Dates: Jan. 20-21; No. of Shows: 3

The Weekly Hot Tickets chart is compiled by Monique Potter. To submit reports, e-mail HotTickets@venuestoday.com or fax to (714) 378-0040.

 

  • by Monique Potter
  • Published: February 15, 2017