Coming in at No. 2 with $23.7 million was "Eat Pray Love," followed by "The Other Guys" with $18 million, "Inception" at No. 4 with $11.4 million and "Scott Pilgrim vs. The World" at No. 5 with $10.5 million.
The following collection shows the top highest grossing movies of the summer.
About 200 guests, including President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama, attended the standing-room-only event in the White House's East Room.
The show is to air as "In Performance at the White House" Oct. 20 on PBS stations in the United States.
Obama noted that many of Broadway's biggest stars arrived in this country as poor immigrants and said that, at their best, Broadway musicals have not just served as entertainment, but also raised social consciousness, challenged stereotypes and helped shape "our opinions about race and religion, death and disease, power and politics."