Original Stars and Alums Help Broadway's Jersey Boys Turn 10
The Tony-winning musical hits a milestone at the August Wilson Theatre.
Guests on hand for a special grand finale included original cast members Daniel Reichard, Tony winner Christian Hoff, J. Robert Spencer, Michael Longoria, and Tituss Burgess, as well as tons of replacements including Andy Karl and Drew Gehling. A representative from the Mayor's Office delivered a proclamation announcing November 8 as "Jersey Boys Day" in New York City.
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Written by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, with music by Bob Gaudio and lyrics by Bob Crewe, the musical tells the story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons — Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio, Tommy DeVito, and Nick Massi — and includes dozens of their 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."
Jersey Boys opened on November 6, 2005, at the August Wilson Theatre and earned four Tony Awards including Best Musical. The show has been seen by over 23 million people worldwide and is currently playing in New York, Las Vegas, London, in cities across North America on national tour, and across the U.K. on national tour.