Vegas Is Becoming the New Broadway
Broadway January 23, 2007
by Stacey Willets
TicketNews announces its weekly Top 10s and analysis for the week ending 1/21/07.
TOP 10 EVENTS Event This Week Last Week Wicked 1 1 Chicago Bears 2 8 Super Bowl XLI 3 n/a Indianapolis Colts 4 n/a George Strait 5 4 Jersey Boys 6 3 Bob Seger 7 9 Houston Rodeo 8 5 High School Musical: The Concert 9 n/a Justin Timberlake 10 6 TOP 10 SPORTS EVENTS Event This Week Last Week Chicago Bears 1 4 Super Bowl XLI 2 5 Indianapolis Colts 3 n/a Houston Rodeo 4 2 NASCAR Nextel Cup Series: Daytona 500 5 6 Boston Red Sox 6 8 New York Knicks 7 10 Miami Heat 8 n/a Dallas Mavericks 9 n/a Denver Nuggets 10 n/a TOP 10 THEATRE EVENTS Event This Week Last Week Wicked 1 1 Jersey Boys 2 2 Mary Poppins 3 3 Monty Python's Spamalot 4 6 Cirque du Soliel: "The Beatles: Love" 5 n/a Lion King 6 5 Blue Man Group 7 4 The Color Purple 8 9 Phantom of the Opera 9 7 Cirque du Soliel: "O" 10 n/a
For the first time ever, two Las Vegas exclusive productions make it into
the TicketNews Top Ten Theatre Events. Cirque du Soliel shows “Love” and
“O” are numbers five and ten, respectively. This demonstrates that Vegas
is increasingly becoming a theatre entertainment destination and may be
beginning to rival New York.
TOP 10 CONCERT EVENTS Event This Week Last Week George Strait 1 1 Bob Seger 2 3 High School Musical: The Concert 3 6 Justin Timberlake 4 2 Rod Stewart 5 5 Eric Clapton 6 4 Céline Dion 7 7 Mana 8 n/a Christina Aguilera 9 n/a Rascal Flatts 10 8
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