Jersey Boys


Based on the story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons


August Wilson Theatre, (11/06/2005 - 1/15/2017)

First Preview: Oct 04, 2005
Opening Date: Nov 06, 2005
Closing Date: Jan 15, 2017
Total Previews: 38
Total Performances: 4642

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by Jujamcyn Theaters (Rocco Landesman: President; Paul Libin: Producing Director; Jack Viertel: Creative Director)

Produced by Dodger Theatricals, Joseph J. Grano, Pelican Group and Tamara and Kevin Kinsella; Produced in association with Latitude Link and Rick Steiner/Osher/Staton/Bell/Mayerson Group; Associate Producer: Lauren Mitchell and Rhoda Mayerson

World Premiere Produced by La Jolla Playhouse (Des McAnuff, Artistic Director; Steven B. Libman, Managing Director)

Book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice; Music by Bob Gaudio; Lyrics by Bob Crewe; Music orchestrated by Steve Orich; Musical Director: Ron Melrose; Vocal arrangements by Ron Melrose; Incidental music by Ron Melrose

Directed by Des McAnuff; Choreographed by Sergio Trujillo

Scenic Design by Klara Zieglerova; Costume Design by Jess Goldstein; Lighting Design by Howell Binkley; Sound Design by Steve Canyon Kennedy; Projection Design by Michael Clark; Hair and Wig Design by Charles LaPointe; Associate Scenic Design: Nancy Thun and Todd Ivins; Associate Costume Design: Alejo Vietti; Associate Lighting Design: Patricia Nichols; Associate Sound Design: Andrew Keister

Executive Producer: Sally Campbell Morse; Company Manager: Sandra Carlson; Associate Gen. Mgr: Jennifer F. Vaughan

Production Stage Manager: Richard Hester; Technical Supervisor: Peter Fulbright, Tech Production Services, Inc., Colleen Houlehen and Lauren A. Duffy; Stage Manager: Michelle Bosch

Conducted by Ron Melrose; Associate Conductor: Deborah Hurwitz; Keyboard 1: Ron Melrose; Keyboard 2: Stephen "Hoops" Snyder; Keyboard 3: Deborah Hurwitz; Electric, Acoustic, 12-string guitars: Joe Payne; Bass: Ken Dow; Drums: Kevin Dow; Reed 1 (Alto/Tenor sax, Clarinet, Flute, Oboe): Ben Kono; Reed 2 (Tenor/Baritone sax, Clarinet, Bass clarinet): Matt Hong; Trumpet/Flugelhorn: David Spier; Musical Coordinator: John Miller; Music Copying: Anixter Rice Music Service

West Coast Casting: Sharon Bialy and Sherry Thomas; East Coast Casting: Tara Rubin Casting; Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Fight direction by Steve Rankin; Marketing: Dodger Marketing; Dialect Coach: Stephen Gabis; Dance Captain: Peter Gregus; Photographer: Joan Marcus; Fight Captain: Peter Gregus; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.

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Opening Night Cast

Christian HoffTommy DeVito
(Oct 04, 2005 - Sep 28, 2008)
Daniel Reichard
Broadway Debut
Bob Gaudio
(Oct 04, 2005 - Jan 09, 2008)
J. Robert SpencerNick Massi
(Oct 04, 2005 - Sep 14, 2008)
John Lloyd Young
Broadway Debut
Frankie Valli
(Oct 04, 2005 - Nov 09, 2007)
Tituss BurgessHal Miller
and others
Steve Gouveia
Broadway Debut
Hank Majewski
and others
Peter GregusBob Crewe
and others
Donnie KehrNorm Waxman
and others
Michael LongoriaJoey
and others
Mark LotitoGyp DeCarlo
and others
Jennifer NaimoMary Delgado
and others
Erica Piccininni
Broadway Debut
Lorraine
and others
Sara SchmidtFrancine
and others

Swings: Heather Ferguson, John Leone and Dominic Nolfi

Understudies: Steve Gouveia (Bob Gaudio, Nick Massi), Donnie Kehr (Gyp DeCarlo, Tommy DeVito), John Leone (Gyp DeCarlo, Nick Massi, Tommy DeVito), Michael Longoria (Frankie Valli) and Dominic Nolfi (Bob Gaudio, Frankie Valli)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

winner 2006 Best Musical [winner] 

Produced by Dodger Theatricals, Joseph J. Grano, Pelican Group and Tamara and Kevin Kinsella; Produced in association with Latitude Link and Rick Steiner/Osher/Staton/Bell/Mayerson Group

 2006 Best Book of a Musical [nominee] 

Book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice

winner 2006 Best Actor in a Musical [winner] 

John Lloyd Young

winner 2006 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [winner] 

Christian Hoff

 2006 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee] 

Des McAnuff

 2006 Best Orchestrations [nominee] 

Steve Orich

 2006 Best Scenic Design of a Musical [nominee] 

Klara Zieglerova

winner 2006 Best Lighting Design of a Musical [winner] 

Howell Binkley

Drama Desk Award

 2006 Outstanding Musical [nominee] 

Produced by Dodger Theatricals, Joseph J. Grano, Pelican Group and Tamara and Kevin Kinsella; Produced in association with Latitude Link and Rick Steiner/Osher/Staton/Bell/Mayerson Group

 2006 Outstanding Book of a Musical [nominee] 

Book by Rick Elice and Marshall Brickman

winner 2006 Outstanding Actor in a Musical [winner] 

John Lloyd Young

 2006 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 

Christian Hoff

 2006 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 

Daniel Reichard

 2006 Outstanding Choreography [nominee] 

Sergio Trujillo

 2006 Outstanding Director of a Musical [nominee] 

Des McAnuff

winner 2006 Outstanding Sound Design [winner] 

Sound Design by Steve Canyon Kennedy

Theatre World

winner 2006 Award [recipient] 

John Lloyd Young

Songs

music by Bob Gaudio; lyrics by Bob Crewe
(Unless otherwise noted)


ACT 1 Sung By
Ces Soirées-La (Oh What a Night)
(lyrics by Judy Parker, Yannick Zolo and Edmond David Bacri)
French Rap Star and Backup Group
Silhouettes
(music by Bob Crewe and Frank Slay, Jr.; lyrics by Bob Crewe and Frank Slay, Jr. )
Tommy DeVito, Nick Massi, Nick DeVito and Frankie Castelluccio
You're the Apple of My Eye
(music by Otis Blackwell; lyrics by Otis Blackwell )
Tommy DeVito, Nick Massi and Nick DeVito
I Can't Give You Anything But Love
(music by Jimmy McHugh; lyrics by Dorothy Fields )
Frankie Castelluccio
Earth Angel
(music by Jesse Belvin, Curtis Williams and Gaynel Hodge; lyrics by Jesse Belvin, Curtis Williams and Gaynel Hodge )
Tommy DeVito and Full Company
Sunday Kind of Love
(music by Barbara Belle, Anita Leonard Nye, Stan Rhodes and Louis Prima; lyrics by Barbara Belle, Anita Leonard Nye, Stan Rhodes and Louis Prima )
Frankie Valli, Tommy DeVito, Nick Massi and Nick's Date
My Mother's Eyes
(music by Abel Baer; lyrics by L. Wolfe Gilbert )
Frankie Valli
I Go Ape
(music by Bob Crewe and Frank Slay, Jr.; lyrics by Bob Crewe and Frank Slay, Jr. )
The Four Lovers
(Who Wears) Short Shorts
(music by Bob Gaudio, Bill Crandall, Tom Austin and Bill Dalton; lyrics by Bob Gaudio, Bill Crandall, Tom Austin and Bill Dalton )
The Royal Teens
I'm in the Mood for Love/Moody's Mood for Love
(music by Jimmy McHugh and James Moody; lyrics by Dorothy Fields )
Frankie Valli
Cry for Me
(lyrics by Bob Gaudio)
Bob Gaudio, Frankie Valli, Tommy DeVito and Nick Massi
An Angel Cried
(lyrics by Bob Gaudio)
Hal Miller (and others) and The Rays
I Still Care
(lyrics by Bob Gaudio)
Miss Frankie Nolan and The Romans
Trance
(lyrics by Bob Gaudio)
Billy Dixon (and others) and The Topix
Sherry
(lyrics by Bob Gaudio)
The Four Seasons
Big Girls Don't CryThe Four Seasons
Walk Like a Man The Four Seasons
December, 1963 (Oh What a Night)
(lyrics by Judy Parker)
Bob Gaudio and Full Company
My Boyfriend's Back
(music by Robert Feldman, Gerald Goldstein and Richard Gottehrer; lyrics by Robert Feldman, Gerald Goldstein and Richard Gottehrer )
The Angels
My Eyes Adored You
(music by Bob Crewe and Kenny Nolan; lyrics by Bob Crewe and Kenny Nolan )
Frankie Valli, Mary Delgado and The Four Seasons
Dawn (Go Away)
(music by Bob Gaudio and Sandy Linzer; lyrics by Bob Gaudio and Sandy Linzer )
The Four Seasons
Walk Like a Man (Reprise) Full Company
ACT 2 Sung By
Big Man in Town
(lyrics by Bob Gaudio)
The Four Seasons
Beggin'
(lyrics by Peggy Farina)
The Four Seasons
Stay
(music by Maurice Williams; lyrics by Maurice Williams )
Bob Gaudio, Frankie Valli and Nick Massi
Let's Hang On (To What We've Got)
(music by Bob Crewe, Denny Randell and Sandy Linzer; lyrics by Bob Crewe, Denny Randell and Sandy Linzer )
Bob Gaudio and Frankie Valli
Opus 17 (Don't You Worry 'Bout Me)
(music by Denny Randell and Sandy Linzer; lyrics by Denny Randell and Sandy Linzer )
Bob Gaudio, Frankie Valli and The New Seasons
Bye Bye Baby Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons
C'mon Marianne
(music by L. Russell Brown and Ray Bloodworth; lyrics by L. Russell Brown and Ray Bloodworth )
Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons
Can't Take My Eyes Off of You Frankie Valli
Working My Way Back to You
(music by Denny Randell and Sandy Linzer; lyrics by Denny Randell and Sandy Linzer )
Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons
Fallen Angel
(music by Guy Fletcher and Doug Flett; lyrics by Guy Fletcher and Doug Flett )
Frankie Valli
Rag DollThe Four Seasons
Who Loves You
(lyrics by Judy Parker)
The Four Seasons and Full Company

Replacement/Transfer Info


The following people are credited as replacements or additions if they were not credited on opening night.


August Wilson Theatre

(11/6/2005 - 1/15/2017)
Musical Director: Andrew Wilder; Dance arrangements by Ron Melrose.

Assistant Choreographer: Danny Austin; Assistant Director: West Hyler; Associate Director: West Hyler; Associate Choreographer: Kelly Devine, Danny Austin.

Associate Projection Design: Jason Thompson.

Associate Gen. Mgr: Flora Johnstone; Assistant Gen. Mgr: Lauren Freed; Associate Co. Mgr: Tim Sulka.

Stage Manager: Michael T. Clarkston; Assistant Stage Mgr: Rachel Wolff; Production Supervisor: Richard Hester; Production Stage Manager: Michelle Bosch; Stage Manager: Jason Brouillard; Assistant Stage Mgr: Michelle Reupert, Brendan M. Fay; Stage Manager: Michelle Reupert, Brendan M. Fay; Assistant Stage Mgr: Pamela Remler; Production Manager: Jeff Parvin; Assistant Stage Mgr: Jay Carey, Molly Meg Legal; Stage Manager: Chad Lewis(Sep 22, 2015 - ?); Production Stage Manager: Molly Meg Legal.

Keyboard 1: Adam Ben-David; Electric, Acoustic, 12 Steve Gibb; Conducted by Andrew Wilder; Associate Conductor: Debra Barsha; Keyboards: Debra Barsha; Bass: Leo Huppert; Musical Supervisor: Ron Melrose.

Assistant Dance Captain: Nathan Scherich, Dominic Nolfi, Katie O'Toole; Dance Captain: Katie O'Toole; Assistant Dance Captain: Cara Cooper; Fight Captain: Erik Bates; Marketing Associate: Ann E. Van Nostrand, Tony Lance; Assistant Dance Captain: Jared Bradshaw; Fight Captain: Jared Bradshaw; Dance Captain: Christopher Messina; Casting: Merri Sugarman, CSA.

Cast

Barry Anderson
Bob Crewe
and others
Tommaso Antico
Hank Majewski
and others
(Sep 13, 2016 - Jan 15, 2017)
Sebastian Arcelus
Bob Gaudio (Jan 10, 2008 - Jan 11, 2009)
Bob Gaudio (Jul 14, 2009 - Oct 10, 2010)
Miles Aubrey
Norm Waxman
and others
(? - Aug 30, 2015)
Mark Ballas
Frankie Valli (Oct 18, 2016 - Jan 15, 2017)
Erik Bates
Hank Majewski
and others
Tommy DeVito (Oct 9, 2011 - ?)
Bridget Berger
Mary Delgado
and others
Richard H. Blake
Tommy DeVito (Jan 9, 2014 - Dec 20, 2015)
Tommy DeVito (Mar 15, 2016 - Sep 18, 2016)
Matt Bogart
Nick Massi (Sep 30, 2008 - ?)
Nick Massi (May 14, 2013 - May 1, 2016)
Nick Massi (Sep 6, 2016 - Jan 15, 2017)
Candi Boyd
Mary Delgado
and others
Charl Brown
Hal Miller
and others
Joseph Leo Bwarie
Frankie Valli Alternate
(Jul 30, 2013 - Jan 26, 2014)
Frankie Valli (Jan 28, 2014 - Jul 27, 2014)
Frankie Valli Alternate
(Jul 29, 2014 - Oct 19, 2014)
Frankie Valli (Oct 21, 2014 - Jul 12, 2015)
Frankie Valli (Jul 21, 2015 - Apr 24, 2016)
Travis Cloer
Ensemble (circa. May 2007 - ?)
Joey
and others
Kris Coleman
Hal Miller
and others
Cara Cooper
Mary Delgado
and others
Nick Cosgrove
Frankie Valli Alternate
(Feb 8, 2014 - Jul 27, 2014)
Frankie Valli Alternate
(Oct 21, 2014 - ?)
John Michael Dias
Frankie Valli Alternate
Ken Dow
Thug
Nicolas Dromard
Tommy DeVito (Dec 22, 2015 - Mar 13, 2016)
Tommy DeVito (Sep 20, 2016 - Jan 15, 2017)
John Edwards
Hal Miller
and others
(Jul 5, 2011 - ?)
Hal Miller
and others
Graham Fenton
Frankie Valli (Oct 7, 2011 - ?)
Heather Ferguson
Lorraine
and others
Russell Fischer
Joey
and others
(? - Jul 6, 2014)
Frankie J. Galasso
Joey
and others
Alayna Gallo
Lorraine
and others
Natalie Gallo
Mary Delgado
and others
John Gardiner
Tommy DeVito (Dec 3, 2013 - Jan 8, 2014)
Drew Gehling
Broadway Debut
Bob Gaudio (Nov 19, 2009 - Jan 3, 2010)
Bob Gaudio (Oct 9, 2012 - Sep 21, 2014)
Steve Gibb
Thug
Cory Grant
Wednesday and Saturday Matinees
Frankie Valli Alternate
Eric Gutman
Hank Majewski
and others
Jon Hacker
Broadway debut
Joey
and others
Frankie Valli Alternate
Leo Huppert
Thug
Tee Jaye
Hal Miller
and others
(Jun 14, 2011 - Jun 26, 2011)
Ryan Jesse
Bob Gaudio (Oct 12, 2010 - Oct 9, 2011)
Rory Max Kaplan
Hank Majewski
and others
Andy Karl
Tommy DeVito (Oct 11, 2011 - Oct 7, 2012)
Tommy DeVito (Feb 12, 2013 - Dec 1, 2013)
Jeremy Kushnier
Tommy DeVito (Oct 9, 2012 - Feb 10, 2013)
Michael Lomenda
Nick Massi (May 3, 2016 - Sep 4, 2016)
Michael Longoria
Wednesday and Saturday Matinees
Frankie Valli Alternate
(circa. May 2007 - ?)
Frankie Valli (Nov 29, 2007 - Sep 28, 2008)
Renée Marino
Mary Delgado
and others
Kristofer McNeeley
Hank Majewski
and others
(Jul 31, 2012 - ?)
Christopher Messina
Joey
and others
Frankie Valli Alternate
Ryan Molloy
Broadway debut
Frankie Valli (Jul 29, 2014 - Oct 19, 2014)
Rashad Naylor
Hal Miller
and others
Dominic Nolfi
Tommy DeVito (? - Sep 25, 2011)
Joe Payne
Thug
Mauricio Pérez
Frankie Valli Alternate
(Apr 26, 2016 - ?)
Kyli Rae
Lorraine
and others
Andrew Rannells
Bob Gaudio (Jan 13, 2009 - Jul 12, 2009)
John Rochette
Broadway debut
Norm Waxman
and others
(Sep 1, 2015 - ?)
Jessica Rush
Lorraine
and others
Dominic Scaglione Jr.
Frankie Valli Alternate
(? - Oct 16, 2016)
Frankie Valli (Dec 31, 2012 - Jan 10, 2013)
Frankie Valli (Jul 30, 2013 - Jan 26, 2014)
Frankie Valli (Jul 14, 2015 - Jul 19, 2015)
Nathan Scherich
Nick Massi
Kirsten Scott
Lorraine
and others
Matthew Scott
Hank Majewski
and others
Drew Seeley
Bob Gaudio (Sep 20, 2016 - Jan 15, 2017)
Courter Simmons
Bob Crewe
and others
(Jan 10, 2012 - ?)
Jarrod Spector
Broadway Debut
Frankie Valli (Sep 30, 2008 - ?)
Frankie Valli (Oct 2, 2012 - Dec 30, 2012)
Colin Trahan
Gyp DeCarlo
and others
Kara Tremel
Mary Delgado
and others
Quinn VanAntwerp
Bob Gaudio (Oct 11, 2011 - Oct 7, 2012)
Bob Gaudio (Sep 23, 2014 - Sep 18, 2016)
Katie Webber
Lorraine
and others
John Lloyd Young
Frankie Valli (Jul 3, 2012 - Sep 30, 2012)
Frankie Valli (Jan 11, 2013 - Feb 10, 2013)
Frankie Valli (Feb 26, 2013 - Jul 28, 2013)



Understudies: Miles Aubrey (Gyp DeCarlo, Nick Massi), Brad Bass (Bob Crewe, Bob Gaudio, Tommy DeVito), Erik Bates (Bob Crewe, Tommy DeVito), Jared Bradshaw (Gyp DeCarlo, Nick Massi, Bob Crewe, Bob Gaudio, Tommy DeVito), Joseph Leo Bwarie (Frankie Valli), Scott J. Campbell (Bob Crewe, Bob Gaudio, Nick Massi, Tommy DeVito), Stephen Cerf (Bob Crewe, Bob Gaudio, Gyp DeCarlo, Nick Massi), Travis Cloer (Frankie Valli, Joey ), Nick Cosgrove (Frankie Valli), Colin Donnell (Bob Gaudio, Hank Majewski , Nick Massi), Graham Fenton (Tommy DeVito), Russell Fischer (Frankie Valli), Cory Grant (Frankie Valli), Eric Gutman (Bob Gaudio, Nick Massi, Tommy DeVito), Jon Hacker (Frankie Valli), John Hickman (Bob Crewe, Gyp DeCarlo, Nick Massi, Bob Gaudio), Rory Max Kaplan (Tommy DeVito), Donnie Kehr (Bob Crewe), John Leone (Bob Crewe), Kristofer McNeeley (Tommy DeVito), Christopher Messina (Frankie Valli), Dominic Nolfi (Joey , Tommy DeVito), Mauricio Pérez (Frankie Valli), John Rochette (Bob Gaudio, Nick Massi, Tommy DeVito), Dominic Scaglione Jr. (Frankie Valli), Nathan Scherich (Bob Crewe, Bob Gaudio, Gyp DeCarlo, Nick Massi), Eric Schneider (Frankie Valli, Joey , Tommy DeVito), Matthew Scott (Bob Gaudio, Frankie Valli, Joey , Tommy DeVito, Bob Crewe), Courter Simmons (Frankie Valli), Jake Speck (Bob Gaudio, Nick Massi, Tommy DeVito), Taylor Sternberg (Frankie Valli), Colin Trahan (Bob Crewe, Bob Gaudio, Gyp DeCarlo, Nick Massi).


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