HOT TICKETS
Author: Rob Ocampo
Date: November 15,2006

HOTticketsBULL RIDERS STOMP THE COMPETITION HOT TICKETS is a weekly
summary of the top acts and ticket sales as reported to Venues
Today e-newsletter. Following are the top20 concerts and events,
the top 5 in each seating capacity category, which took place since
Oct. 24, 2006. To submit reports, e-mail HotTickets@venuestoday.com
or fax to (714) 378-0040.The Hot Tickets this week as reported to
Venues Today:15,001 or More Seats1) Gross Sales: $3,127,613; Event:
Professional Bull Riders World Finals; Venue: Thomas & Mack
Center, Las Vegas; Attendance: 49,168; Ticket Range: $251-$31;
Promoter: Professional Bull Riders; Dates: Nov. 2-5; No. of Shows:
42) Gross Sales: $1,718,770; Event: Elton John; Venue: Air Canada
Centre, Toronto, Ontario; Attendance: 16,906; Ticket Range:
$131.38-$61.09; Promoter: House Of Blues Canada; Dates: Nov. 4; No.
of Shows: 13) Gross Sales: $1,578,272; Event: Dixie Chicks; Venue:
Pengrowth Saddledome, Calgary, Alberta; Attendance: 22,383; Ticket
Range: $80.43-$62.85; Promoter: AEG Live, Concerts West, Moore
Entertainment; Dates: Nov. 5; No. of Shows: 14) Gross Sales:
$1,547,414; Event: Elton John; Venue: Copps Coliseum, Hamilton,
Ontario; Attendance: 16,106; Ticket Range: $131.38-$57.57;
Promoter: House of Blues Canada; Dates: Nov. 5; No. of Shows: 15)
Gross Sales: $1,189,364; Event: Dixie Chicks; Venue: General Motors
Place, Vancouver, British Columbia; Attendance: 15,772; Ticket
Range: $80.43-$62.85; Promoter: AEG Live, Concerts West, Moore
Entertainment; Dates: Nov. 8; No. of Shows: 110,001-15,000 Seats1)
Gross Sales: $1,963,396; Event: Pearl Jam; Venue: Brisbane
(Australia) Entertainment Centre; Attendance: 23,031; Ticket Range:
$85-$25; Promoter: Michael Coppel Presents; Dates: Nov. 10-11; No.
of Shows: 22) Gross Sales: $499,194; Event: Larry the Cable Guy;
Venue: John Labatt Centre, London, Ontario; Attendance: 11,430;
Ticket Range: $67-$43; Promoter: House of Blues Concerts, Outback
Concerts; Dates: Oct. 29-30; No. of Shows: 23) Gross Sales:
$412,497; Event: Def Leppard, Journey; Venue: Van Andel Arena,
Grand Rapids, Mich.; Attendance: 7,546; Ticket Range: $75-$39.50;
Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Oct. 24; No. of Shows: 14) Gross
Sales: $369,278; Event: Toby Keith; Venue: Bryce Jordan Center,
University Park, Pa.; Attendance: 7,367; Ticket Range: $57-$47;
Promoter: Varnell Enterprises; Dates: Oct. 28; No. of Shows: 15)
Gross Sales: $331,783; Event: Def Leppard, Journey; Venue:
Jacksonville (Fla.) Veterans Memorial Arena; Attendance: 5,286;
Ticket Range: $74-$38.50; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Nov. 8; No.
of Shows: 15,001-10,000 Seats1) Gross Sales: $312,870; Event: Don
Omar; Venue: Dodge Arena, Hidalgo, Texas; Attendance: 4,678; Ticket
Range: $95-$20; Promoter: Mano Promotions; Dates: Nov. 3; No. of
Shows: 12) Gross Sales: $290,755; Event: The Australian Pink Floyd
Show; Venue: Greek Theatre, Los Angeles; Attendance: 5,498; Ticket
Range: $60-$39.50; Promoter: Nederlander; Dates: Oct. 28; No. of
Shows: 13) Gross Sales: $193,306; Event: Monster Trucks; Venue:
Everett (Wash.) Events Center; Attendance: 5,053; Ticket Range:
$23.50-$10; Promoter: AMP Productions; Dates: Oct. 28-29; No. of
Shows: 24) Gross Sales: $184,325; Event: Snoop Dogg; Venue: Greek
Theatre, Los Angeles; Attendance: 3,188; Ticket Range: $80-$19.75;
Promoter: Nederlander; Dates: Oct. 25; No. of Shows: 15) Gross
Sales: $174,976; Event: Trans Siberian Orchestra; Venue: The
Lakeland (Fla.) Center; Attendance: 6,346; Ticket Range:
$39.50-$29.50; Promoter: Fantasma; Dates: Nov. 3; No. of Shows:
15,000 or Fewer Seats1) Gross Sales: $716,590; Event: Annie; Venue:
Civic Center of Greater Des Moines (Iowa); Attendance: 17,626;
Ticket Range: $52.50-$22.50; Promoter: In-house; Dates: Nov. 7-12;
No. of Shows: 82) Gross Sales: $532,687; Event: All Shook Up;
Venue: Bob Carr Performing Arts Center, Orlando, Fla.; Attendance:
11,484; Ticket Range: $64-$35; Promoter: Broadway Across America;
Dates: Oct. 24-29; No. of Shows: 83) Gross Sales: $281,081; Event:
Annie; Venue: Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, Fla.; Attendance:
5,193; Ticket Range: $65-$35; Promoter: In-house; Dates: Oct.
27-29; No. of Shows: 54) Gross Sales: $230,524; Event: Atlanta
Ballet – Giselle; Venue: Fox Theatre, Atlanta; Attendance: 6,437;
Ticket Range: $80-$15; Promoter: Atlanta Ballet; Dates: Oct. 26-29;
No. of Shows: 65) Gross Sales: $211,174; Event: The Tragically Hip;
Venue: Phoenix Concert Theatre, Toronto, Ontario; Attendance:
4,072; Ticket Range: $52.53; Promoter: House of Blues Canada;
Dates: Oct. 22-26; No. of Shows: 4Compiled by Rob Ocampo,
HotTickets@venuestoday.com