19 Anonymous In: Question-Answer What is the highest-grossing show in the history of Broadway? 19 What is the highest-grossing show in the history of Broadway? Cats Lion King Les Misérables Phantom of the Opera 1 Answer Voted Oldest Recent Random Best Answer Goto 2021-05-09T03:40:44+00:00Added an answer on May 9, 2021 at 3:40 am The correct answer is: Lion King. 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. 16 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerLeave an answerCancel reply Featured image Select file Browse Click on image to update the captcha. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.