A Traveling Production Of Grease Performs Each Year The Average

A traveling production of Grease performs each year. The average show sells 1,400 tickets at $50 per ticket. There are 100 shows a year. The show has a cast of 40, each earning an average of $340 per show. The cast is paid only after each show. The other variable expense is program printing expenses of $8 per guest. Annual fixed expenses total $1,582,000.
Requirements
1. Compute revenue and variable expenses for each show.
2. Compute the number of shows needed annually to break even.
3. Compute the number of shows needed annually to earn a profit of $4,836,400. Is this goal realistic? Give your reason.
4. Prepare Grease’s contribution margin income statement for 100 shows each year. Report only two categories of expenses: variable and fixed.

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