Average Score by Location Report

The following table lists the average panelist score and average total score for each location the show has broadcasted from. The exception is the 25th Anniversary Special that aired on October 27, 2018 due to the unique Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank format used.

Venue City State Average Score Average Total Shows
North Charleston Performing Arts Center Charleston SC 17.6667 53 1
Sangamon Auditorium Springfield IL 16.6667 50 1
Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts Orlando FL 16.5 49.5 2
Providence Performing Arts Center Providence RI 16 48 1
Hill Auditorium at University of Michigan Ann Arbor MI 15.6667 47 1
Byham Theater Pittsburgh PA 15.3333 46 1
Merrill Hall at Asilomar Conference Grounds Pacific Grove CA 15.3333 46 1
Orpheum Theatre Memphis TN 15.3333 46 1
Pikes Peak Center Colorado Springs CO 15.3333 46 1
University of Chicago Chicago IL 15.3333 46 1
Riverside Theater Milwaukee WI 15.2222 45.6667 3
Fox Theatre Detroit MI 15.1667 45.5 2
Eaton Chapel at Beloit College Beloit WI 15 45 1
Loews Portofino Bay Hotel Orlando FL 15 45 1
Warner Theatre Washington DC 15 45 1
Pasadena Civic Auditorium Pasadena CA 14.6667 44 2
Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa Phoenix AZ 14.6667 44 1
Capitol Center for the Arts Concord NH 14.6667 44 1
East County Performaning Arts Center El Cajon CA 14.6667 44 1
Miller Auditorium Kalamazoo MI 14.6667 44 1
New York University's Skirball Center New York City NY 14.6667 44 1
Wait Chapel at Wake Forest University Winston-Salem NC 14.6667 44 1
Wheeler Opera House Aspen CO 14.6667 44 1
Tennesee Performing Arts Center Nashville TN 14.5 43.5 2
Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts Miami FL 14.3333 43 2
Music Center at Strathmore North Bethesda MD 14.3333 43 2
Straz Center for the Performing Arts Tampa FL 14.3333 43 2
Academy of Music Philadelphia PA 14.3333 43 1
Davies Symphony Hall San Francisco CA 14.3333 43 1
Ikeda Theater Mesa AZ 14.3333 43 1
Schuster Performing Arts Center Dayton OH 14.3333 43 1
State Theatre Minneapolis MN 14.3333 43 1
Van Duzer Theatre at Humboldt State University Arcata CA 14.3333 43 1
Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millenium Park Chicago IL 14.2381 42.7143 7
Abranavel Hall Salt Lake City UT 14.1667 42.5 2
Brown Theatre Houston TX 14.1667 42.5 2
John Lyman Center at Southern Connecticut State University New Haven CT 14 42 3
Carolina Theatre Durham NC 14 42 2
Belk Theatre at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center Charlotte NC 14 42 1
Benedum Center Pittsburgh PA 14 42 1
Eastern Kentucky University's Center for the Arts Richmond KY 14 42 1
Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall Baltimore MD 14 42 1
Kraushaar Auditorium at Goucher College Towson MD 14 42 1
Morris Performing Arts Center South Bend IN 14 42 1
Oklahoma City Civic Center Oklahoma City OK 14 42 1
Orpheum Theater Center Sioux Falls SD 14 42 1
Palace Theatre Manchester NH 14 42 1
Bass Concert Hall Austin TX 13.8889 41.6667 3
Memorial Hall at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill NC 13.8889 41.6667 3
Powell Hall St. Louis MO 13.8333 41.5 2
Lisner Auditorium at George Washington University Washington DC 13.6667 41 2
Prudential Hall at New Jersey Performing Arts Center Newark NJ 13.6667 41 2
Centennial Hall at The University of Arizona Tuscon AZ 13.6667 41 1
Dolby Theatre Los Angeles CA 13.6667 41 1
Sandler Center for the Performing Arts Virginia Beach VA 13.6667 41 1
TBD Wichita KS 13.6667 41 1
Wang Theatre at Citi Performing Arts Center Boston MA 13.5833 40.75 4
Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts Vienna VA 13.5833 40.75 4
Parker Playhouse Fort Lauderdale FL 13.5 40.5 2
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts Hartford CT 13.5 40.5 2
Blossom Music Center Cuyahoga Falls OH 13.3333 40 1
Comerica Theatre Phoenix AZ 13.3333 40 1
Coronado Performing Arts Center Rockford IL 13.3333 40 1
Durham Performing Arts Center Durham NC 13.3333 40 1
Lebanon Opera House Lebanon NH 13.3333 40 1
Lied Center for Perfoming Arts Lincoln NE 13.3333 40 1
Merrill Auditorium Portland ME 13.3333 40 1
Palace Theatre Columbus OH 13.3333 40 1
Proctors Theatre Schenectady NY 13.3333 40 1
Chase Auditorium Chicago IL 13.3021 39.9062 469
Fox Theatre Atlanta GA 13.1667 39.5 2
Paramount Theatre Seattle WA 13.1111 39.3333 3
Tanglewood/Koussevitsky Music Shed Lenox MA 13.0833 39.25 4
Des Moines Civic Center Des Moines IA 13 39 1
Laurie Auditorium at Trinity University San Antonio TX 13 39 1
Music Hall at Fair Park Dallas TX 13 39 1
Pease Auditorium Ypsilanti MI 13 39 1
Samford University Wright Center Birmingham AL 13 39 1
Savannah Civic Center Savannah GA 13 39 1
Symphony Center Chicago IL 13 39 1
Chautauqua Auditorium Boulder CO 12.8889 38.6667 3
Beckman Auditorium Pasadena CA 12.8333 38.5 2
Victoria Theatre Dayton OH 12.8333 38.5 2
Carnegie Hall New York City NY 12.7778 38.3333 3
The Mann Center for the Performing Arts Philadelphia PA 12.7778 38.3333 3
Chicago Public Radio/WBEZ Chicago IL 12.7515 26.1366 322
Orpheum Theatre Minneapolis MN 12.6667 38 2
State Theatre at Playhouse Square Cleveland OH 12.6667 38 2
AT&T Performing Arts Center Dallas TX 12.6667 38 1
Cincinnati Music Hall Cincinatti OH 12.6667 38 1
Eccles Theater Salt Lake City UT 12.6667 38 1
Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts Louisville KY 12.6667 38 1
Lemer Theatre Elkhart IN 12.6667 38 1
Lincoln Theatre Washington DC 12.6667 38 1
McFarlin Auditorium Dallas TX 12.6667 38 1
Nokia Theatre Los Angeles CA 12.6667 38 1
Ohio Theatre Columbus OH 12.6667 38 1
War Memorial Opera House San Francisco CA 12.6667 38 1
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall Portland OR 12.5833 37.75 4
Cal Performances Zellerbach Hall Berkeley CA 12.5333 37.6 5
BAM: Brooklyn Academy of Music Brooklyn NY 12.4167 37.25 4
Clowes Memorial Hall Indianapolis IN 12.3333 37 1
Diana Wortham Theatre Asheville NC 12.3333 37 1
Greek Theatre Los Angeles CA 12.3333 37 1
Power Center for the Performing Arts Ann Arbor MI 12.3333 37 1
Saenger Theatre New Orleans LA 12.3333 37 1
Thomas Wolfe Auditorium Asheville NC 12.3333 37 1
Arlington Theatre at UC Santa Barbara Santa Barbara CA 12 36 1
Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre Atlanta GA 12 36 1
Fox Theatre St. Louis MO 12 36 1
Michigan Theater Ann Arbor MI 12 36 1
Mulroy Civic Center Syracuse NY 12 36 1
Palace Theater Waterbury CT 12 36 1
Red Rocks Amphitheatre Denver CO 12 36 1
Van Wezel Performing Arts All Sarasota FL 12 36 1
Nourse Theater San Francisco CA 11.7778 35.3333 3
Kingsbury Hall at University of Utah Salt Lake City UT 11.6667 35 2
Bama Theatre Tuscaloosa AL 11.6667 35 1
Davis Concert Hall Fairbanks AK 11.6667 35 1
Folly Theatre Kansas City MO 11.6667 35 1
KJZZ Phoenix AZ 11.6667 35 1
San Diego Civic Theatre San Diego CA 11.5 34.5 2
Moore Theatre Seattle WA 11.3333 34 2
Altria Theater Richmond VA 11.3333 34 1
Buell Theater Denver CO 11.3333 34 1
Jesse H. Jones Hall for the Performing Arts Houston TX 11.3333 34 1
Overture Center for the Arts Madison WI 11.3333 34 1
Paris Las Vegas Hotel and Casino Las Vegas NV 11.3333 34 1
Red River Music Hall Tempe AZ 11.3333 34 1
Fitzgerald Theater St. Paul MN 11 33 2
Mahalia Jackson Theater of the Performing Arts New Orleans LA 11 33 1
Norwalk Concert Hall Norwalk CT 11 33 1
Stern Auditorium at Carnegie Hall New York City NY 11 33 1
TBD Baltimore MD 11 33 1
Baton Rouge River Center Baton Rouge LA 10.6667 32 1
Sam's Town Las Vegas NV 10.6667 32 1
Akron Civic Theatre Akron OH 10.3333 31 1
Jewett Center at Westminster College Salt Lake City UT 10.3333 31 1
TBD Chicago IL 10.3333 31 1
Goodman Theatre Chicago IL 10.3333 15.5 2
Morse Auditorium Boston MA 9.3333 28 1
Rochester Auditorium Theatre Rochester NY 9.3333 28 1
UC Santa Barbara Arts & Lectures Santa Barbara CA 8.3333 25 1
Hawaii Theatre Honolulu HI 7 21 1