HOT TICKETS: DEC. 20, 2018

George Strait leads a cavalcade of stars through Vegas' T-Mobile Arena

  • by VT Staff
  • Published: December 18, 2018

George Strait, shown performing in Texas over the summer, drew more than 36,000 people over two shows in Las Vegas earlier this month. (Getty Images)

HOT TICKETS is a weekly summary of the top events and ticket sales as reported to VN Pulse via Pollstar. Following are the top 20 concerts and events, the top 5 in each capacity category, that took place Nov. 20 – Dec. 18.

More Than 15,000 Capacity

10,001-15,000 Capacity

5,001-10,000
Capacity

5,000 or Less
Capacity

1) George Strait
Gross Sales:
$5,475,575; Venue: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas; Attendance: 36,333; Ticket Range: $50-$225; Promoter: Messina Touring Group / AEG Presents; Dates: Dec. 7-8; No. of Shows: 2

2) Guns N’ Roses
Gross Sales: $3,092,383; Venue: FNB Stadium, Johannesburg; Attendance: 52,042; Ticket Range: $30.54-$91.63; Promoter: In-House, Big Concerts International; Dates: Nov. 29; No. of Shows: 1

3) Metallica
Gross Sales: $2,551,915; Venue: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas; Attendance: 19,032; Ticket Range: $75-$145; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Nov. 26; No. of Shows: 1

4) Fleetwood Mac
Gross Sales: $2,305,731; Venue: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas; Attendance: 15,038; Ticket Range: $69.50-$229.50; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Nov. 30; No. of Shows: 1

5) Fleetwood Mac
Gross Sales: $1,806,852; Venue: Oracle Arena, Oakland; Attendance: 12,903; Ticket Range: $69.50-$229.50; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Nov. 25; No. of Shows: 1

1) Andrea Bocelli
Gross Sales: $2,690,649; Venue: MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas; Attendance: 12,188; Ticket Range: $82-$418.25; Promoter: Gelb Productions; Dates: Dec. 1; No. of Shows: 1

2) André Rieu
Gross Sales: $1,733,030; Venue: 3Arena, Dublin; Attendance: 16,915; Ticket Range: $62.46-$141.96; Promoter: André Rieu Productions; Dates: Dec. 7-8; No. of Shows: 2

3) André Rieu
Gross Sales: $1,284,992; Venue: RAC Arena, Perth, Australia; Attendance: 11,274; Ticket Range: $55.96-$183.47; Promoter: In-house Promotion, André Rieu Productions; Dates: Nov. 24; No. of Shows: 1

4) Shania Twain
Gross Sales: $1,269,160; Venue: RAC Arena, Perth, Australia; Attendance: 11,499; Ticket Range: $74.06-$182.31; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Nov. 30; No. of Shows: 1

5) Kevin Hart
Gross Sales: $1,094,605; Venue: RAC Arena, Perth, Australia; Attendance: 12,394; Ticket Range: $76.40-$113.63; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Dec. 3; No. of Shows: 1

1) Florida Georgia Line
Gross Sales: $1,374,620; Venue: Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas; Attendance: 13,679; Ticket Range: $53-$188; Promoter: Caesars Entertainment, Live Nation; Dates: Dec. 5-8; No. of Shows: 3

2) Malala Yousafzai
Gross Sales: $576,757; Venue: ICC Sydney Theatre, Sydney; Attendance: 6,986; Ticket Range: $72.34-$179.02; Promoter: The Growth Faculty; Dates: Dec. 10; No. of Shows: 1

3) Rene Liu
Gross Sales: $524,461; Venue: Park Theater at Park MGM, Las Vegas; Attendance: 3,894; Ticket Range: $88-$198; Promoter: In-house Promotion; Dates: Nov. 24; No. of Shows: 1

4) David Byrne
Gross Sales: $397,193; Venue: Margaret Court Arena, Melbourne; Attendance: 4,953; Ticket Range: $56.67-$92.09; Promoter: Frontier Touring; Dates: Nov. 24; No. of Shows: 1

5) Emmanuel & Mijares
Gross Sales: $390,957; Venue: Auditorio Nacional, Mexico City; Attendance: 8,452; Ticket Range: $7.42-$123.74; Promoter: OCESA / CIE; Dates: Nov. 21; No. of Shows: 1

1) “Springsteen On Broadway,” Bruce Springsteen
Gross Sales: $2,415,700; Venue: Walter Kerr Theatre, New York; Attendance: 4,740; Ticket Range: $79-$850; Promoter: Thrill Hill Productions; Dates: Dec. 4-8; No. of Shows: 5

2) “Springsteen On Broadway,” Bruce Springsteen
Gross Sales: $1,895,695; Venue: Walter Kerr Theatre, New York; Attendance: 3,792; Ticket Range: $79-$850; Promoter: Thrill Hill Productions; Dates: Dec. 12-15; No. of Shows: 4

3) Anita Baker
Gross Sales: $588,495; Venue: Orpheum Theatre, Memphis; Attendance: 4,455; Ticket Range: $72-$347; Promoter: AC Entertainment; Dates: Nov. 21; No. of Shows: 2

4) “The Phantom of the Opera”
Gross Sales: $531,216; Venue: Teatro Renault, São Paulo; Attendance: 13,800; Ticket Range: $8.09-$80.90; Promoter: T4F-Time For Fun; Dates: Nov. 21-30; No. of Shows: 10

5) “The Nutcracker”
Gross Sales: $462,889; Venue: H-E-B Performance Hall at the Tobin Center, San Antonio; Attendance: 9,841; Ticket Range: $24.50-$110.50; Promoter: Ballet San Antonio; Dates: Nov. 23-Dec. 2; No. of Shows: 7

The weekly Hot Tickets chart is compiled by Pollstar. For more information, email Teamboxoffice@pollstar.com or click here to submit your Box Office data now.

 

  • by VT Staff
  • Published: December 18, 2018