André Rieu, shown performing during a German TV show, filled seats in Sydney this month. (Sebastian Widmann)
Proving that music of all kinds has a place in the modern live-event world, classical violinist André Rieu took the top spot on our 5,001-10,000-capacity Hot Tickets chart this week, grossing $1,868,450 playing at ICC Sydney Theatre Nov. 21-22. Attendance was 15,886 with a ticket range of $55.96-$183.48. Rieu promotes his own shows.
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