The Off-Broadway production of Jersey Boys will end its run May 22. The production resumed performances at New World Stages following the pandemic November 15, 2021, and recently celebrated its 1,000th performance.
Currently starring in the production are Jonathan Cable as Nick Massi, Aaron De Jesus as Frankie Valli, CJ Pawlikowski as Bob Gaudio, and John Rochette as Tommy DeVito. They lead a cast that also includes Dianna Marie Barger, Tristen Buettel, Alex Dorf, Andrew Frace, John Gardiner, Rory Max Kaplan, Joey Lavarco, Austin Owen, Michelle Rombola, Paul Sabala, and Kit Treece.
The Tony-, Grammy-, and Olivier Award-winning bio-musical, centered on The Four Seasons, is written by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, with music by Bob Gaudio, lyrics by Bob Crewe, direction by two-time Tony winner Des McAnuff, and choreography by Tony winner Sergio Trujillo. It opened on Broadway in 2005, where it ran for 11 years before moving to New World Stages in November 2017.
The production features music supervision, vocal/dance arrangements, and incidental music by Ron Melrose, orchestrations by Steve Orich, 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, wig and hair design by Charles LaPointe, fight direction by Steve Rankin, production supervision by Richard Hester, music coordination by John Miller, and casting by Lindsay Levine for Tara Rubin Casting.
Jersey Boys is produced at New World Stages by Dodger Theatricals, Joseph J. Grano, Kevin Kinsella, Pelican Group, Latitude Link, and Tommy Mottola.