Trivia Question: What is the highest-grossing show in the history of Broadway?
Phantom of the Opera
Answer: Broadway’s third-longest-running show is also its highest grossing, and by a fairly wide margin. Based on Disney’s 1994 animated film, The Lion King opened on Broadway on November 13, 1997. Since its debut, The Lion King has grossed over $1.68 billion, making it the highest grossing Broadway production of all time. Over 100 million people worldwide have seen the musical and it has earned numerous awards and honors, including six Tony Awards. With over 9,000+ performances, “Hakuna Matata” has been said and sung over 234,000 times.
The answer is: Lion King