The top five concert tours, ranked by average box-office gross per city. Includes the average ticket
The top five concert tours, ranked by average box-office gross per city. Includes the average ticket price for shows in North America. The previous week’s ranking is in parentheses. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers.
v (1) Madonna: $5,128,536; $165.55.
v (2) Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band: $3,604,151; $93.70.
v (3) Justin Bieber: $1,128,212; $75.97.
v (4) “Gigantes Tour”/ Marc Anthony/Marco Antonio Solis/Chayanne: $1,042,502; $106.99.
v (5) Enrique Iglesias/Jennifer Lopez: $991,539; $80.02.
“Untold History of the United States” (8 p.m., Showtime): Some accused Oliver Stone of stretching the truth in his film “JFK,” but the director stuck to the facts for the “Untold History of the United States.” It’s his 10-part documentary devoted to pivotal, but overlooked, events.
TV listings, B6
Movies available Tuesday on DVD and from digital providers include:
“Brave” (PG): Scottish princess wants to plot her own course through life. With the voices of Kelly Macdonald, Billy Connolly and Emma Thompson.
“Savages” (R/Unrated): Marijuana entrepreneurs cross Mexican drug cartel. Starring Taylor Kitsch, Aaron Johnson and Blake Lively.
“The Watch” (R): A neighborhood watch group uncovers an alien takeover plot. Starring Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn and Jonah Hill.
“Nitro Circus: The Movie” (PG-13): A compilation of the most dangerous stunts in action sports. Starring Travis Pastrana.
Carrie Underwood ticket prices set
Tickets for country-music star Carrie Underwood’s concert April 11 at Covelli Centre have been set at $66, $56 and $46.
Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at the Covelli box office by calling 800-745-3000, at ticketmaster.com and all Ticketmaster outlets.
Theater will stage musical ‘Cinderella’
New Castle, Pa.
The Rodgers and Hammerstein musical “Cinderella,” directed by Paula R. Ferguson, will open Friday at New Castle Playhouse, 212 E. Long Ave.
Show times are 7:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday, Nov. 23, 24, 30 and Dec. 1, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 25 and Dec. 2.
For reservations, call 724-654-3437 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Tickets are $15 ($12 for senior citizens and students, and $10 for children 12 and under). Group rates are available.
Concert to honor late band director
The Youngstown State University concert band and wind ensemble will give a concert at 8 p.m. next Monday at Stambaugh Auditorium to honor Robert Fleming, the late director of bands. A 5:30 p.m. dinner will precede the concert in Stambaugh’s Christman Room. Dinner tickets are $60 ($100 for two); email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve. The concert is $5 ($4 for seniors).