HOT TICKETS
Author: Rob Ocampo
Date: September 19,2007

REBA GETS CROWDS READY FOR NEW UCF ARENAHOT TICKETS is a weekly
summary of the top acts and ticket sales as reported to Venues
Today e-newsletter. Following are the top 20 concerts and events,
the top 5 in each seating capacity category, which took place since
Aug. 28, 2007. 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: $1,740,261; Event:
Mana; Venue: Toyota Center, Houston; Attendance: 26,195; Ticket
Range: $81-$41; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Sept. 2; No. of
Shows: 12) Gross Sales: $1,661,786; Event: Powderfinger and
Silverchair; Venue: AcerArena, Sydney, Australia; Attendance:
20,503; Ticket Range: $86.90; Promoter: John Watson Management,
Village Sounds; Dates: Sept. 8-9; No. of Shows: 23) Gross Sales:
$1,209,979; Event: Kenny Chesney; Venue: New England Dodge Music
Center, Hartford, Conn.; Attendance: 24,595; Ticket Range: $78-$40;
Promoter: Live Nation, AEG Live, The Messina Group; Dates: Sept. 1;
No. of Shows: 14) Gross Sales: $1,048,507; Event: Kenny Chesney;
Venue: Madison Square Garden Arena, New York; Attendance: 14,069;
Ticket Range: $91.50-$51.50; Promoter: AEG Live, The Messina Group;
Dates: Aug. 30; No. of Shows: 15) Gross Sales: $1,017,120; Event:
Kenny Chesney; Venue: New York State Fair Grandstand, Syracuse;
Attendance: 17,303; Ticket Range: $65-$55; Promoter: AEG Live,
In-house, The Messina Group; Dates: Aug. 31; No. of Shows:
110,001-15,000 Seats1) Gross Sales: $1,086,826; Event: War Of The
Worlds; Venue: Brisbane (Australia) Entertainment Centre;
Attendance: 9,580; Ticket Range: $146.94-$74.07; Promoter: Chugg
Entertainment; Dates: Sept. 13; No. of Shows: 12) Gross Sales:
$648,478; Event: Rush; Venue: John Labatt Centre, London, Ontario;
Attendance: 8,608; Ticket Range: $78.36-$54.71; Promoter: Live
Nation; Dates: Sept. 12; No. of Shows: 13) Gross Sales: $529,907;
Event: Philadelphia Flyers vs. Ottawa Senators – N.H.L.
Pre-season; Venue: John Labatt Centre, London, Ontario; Attendance:
8,685; Ticket Range: $68.99-$44.35; Promoter: Global Spectrum;
Dates: Sept. 18; No. of Shows: 14) Gross Sales: $517,445; Event:
Steely Dan; Venue: Brisbane (Australia) Entertainment Centre;
Attendance: 5,250; Ticket Range: $117.01-$82.16; Promoter: Frontier
Touring Company; Dates: Sept. 16; No. of Shows: 15) Gross Sales:
$451,508; Event: Brad Paisley; Venue: John Labatt Centre, London,
Ontario; Attendance: 7,752; Ticket Range: $63.18-$47.75; Promoter:
Live Nation; Dates: Sept. 6; No. of Shows: 15,001-10,000 Seats1)
Gross Sales: $841,365; Event: Mana; Venue: El Paso (Texas) County
Coliseum; Attendance: 11,312; Ticket Range: $95-$55; Promoter: Live
Nation; Dates: Sept. 5; No. of Shows: 12) Gross Sales: $547,229;
Event: Powderfinger and Silverchair; Venue: Newcastle (Australia)
Entertainment Centre; Attendance: 6,749; Ticket Range: $86.92;
Promoter: PowderChair Pty.Ltd; Dates: Aug. 29; No. of Shows: 13)
Gross Sales: $504,215; Event: Stevie Wonder; Venue: Greek Theatre,
Los Angeles; Attendance: 5,744; Ticket Range: $125-$45; Promoter:
Live Nation, Nederlander Concerts; Dates: Sept. 5; No. of Shows:
14) Gross Sales: $448,744; Event: Stevie Wonder; Venue: MeadowBrook
Music Festival, Rochester Hills, Mich.; Attendance: 8,136; Ticket
Range: $200-$35; Promoter: Live Nation, Palace Sports &
Entertainment; Dates: Sept. 12; No. of Shows: 15) Gross Sales:
$402,340; Event: Reba McEntire; Venue: New UCF Arena, Orlando,
Fla.; Attendance: 7,294; Ticket Range: $125-$45; Promoter:
In-house; Dates: Sept. 8; No. of Shows: 15,000 or Fewer Seats1)
Gross Sales: $2,162,814; Event: Spamalot; Venue: Keller Auditorium,
Portland, Ore.; Attendance: 36,931; Ticket Range: $75-$30;
Promoter: Broadway Across America; Dates: Aug. 21-Sept. 2; No. of
Shows: 162) Gross Sales: $1,578,904; Event: Luis Miguel; Venue: The
Colosseum at Caesars Palace; Attendance: 12,083; Ticket Range:
$185-$95; Promoter: AEG Live, Concerts West, In-house; Dates: Sept.
14-16; No. of Shows: 33) Gross Sales: $333,654; Event: Stevie
Wonder; Venue: The Mountain Winery, Saratoga, Calif.; Attendance:
1,750; Ticket Range: $225-$50; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Sept.
4; No. of Shows: 14) Gross Sales: $255,016; Event: Chicago; Venue:
The Mountain Winery, Saratoga, Calif.; Attendance: 3,489; Ticket
Range: $85-$49.50; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Aug. 31-Sept. 1;
No. of Shows: 25) Gross Sales: $227,857; Event: Crowded House;
Venue: The Mountain Winery, Saratoga, Calif.; Attendance: 3,494;
Ticket Range: $75-$50; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Aug. 29-Sept.
30; No. of Shows: 2Compiled by Rob Ocampo,
HotTickets@venuestoday.com