March 19, 2011

Jersey Boys Became Broadway’s 27th Longest Running Show

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Jersey Boys became the 27th longest-running Broadway show in history. The achievement was made with the Thursday, March 17 evening performance with a total of 2,213 performances.

Jersey Boys musical took the spot on the list of long-running shows previously held by Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Oklahoma!

Jersey Boys musical playing at the August Wilson Theatre, is based on the life story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, and chronicles the lives of a group of blue-collar boys from the wrong side of the tracks who became one of the biggest American pop music sensations of all time. With book by Academy Award-winner Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, the musical features dozens of the group’s popular hits, including “Walk Like a Man,” “Sherry,” “Big Girls Don’t Cry,” “Oh What a Night,” and “Can’t Take My Eyes Off of You.”

The current Jersey Boys Broadway cast features Matt Bogart (Nick Massi), Ryan Jesse (Bob Gaudio), Dominic Nolfi (Tommy DeVito) and Jarrod Spector (Frankie Valli) as The Four Seasons, with Peter Gregus and Mark Lotito. The cast also includes Miles Aubrey, Erik Bates, Brad Bass, Scott J. Campbell, Kris Coleman, Cara Cooper, Ken Dow, Russell Fischer, John Hickman, Katie O’Toole, Joe Payne, Jessica Rush, Dominic Scaglione Jr., Sara Schmidt and Taylor Sternberg.

The Broadway production of Jersey Boys is currently running at the August Wilson Theatre. Get $10 OFF on Jersey Boys New York NY Ticket Orders over $350! Use Code AFF$10.

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  1. [...] Jersey Boys Became Broadway's 27th Longest Running Show | Jersey … The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Jersey Boys became the 27th longest-running Broadway show in history. The achievement was made with the Thursday, March 17 evening performance with a total of 2213 performances. Jersey Boys [...]

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  2. I loved the show! Very different from other musicals.

    Comment by Tickets For Jersey Boys — April 19, 2011 @ 3:07 am

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