PRLog - Oct. 4, 2012 - WEST PALM BEACH (September 28, 2012) – Tickets will go on sale via phone and web starting Saturday, October 6th beginning at 9am for the West Palm Beach return engagement of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, playing the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts December 19th-January 6th, 2013. A special, JERSEY BOYS-Only ticket line will be open at the Box Office on October 6th beginning at 8am for in-person ticket purchases. The first 100 ticket-buyers will receive a free JERSEY BOYS CD Sampler.
Directed by two-time Tony® Award-winner Des McAnuff, JERSEY BOYS won the 2006 Tony® Award for Best Musical, the 2006 Grammy Award® for Best Musical Show Album, the 2009 Olivier Award for Best New Musical, the 2010 Helpmann Award for Best Musical (Australia), and continues to break box office records on Broadway and across North America. JERSEY BOYS worldwide has been seen by over 15 million people (as of July, 2012). JERSEY BOYS is written by Academy Award® -winner Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, with music by Bob Gaudio, lyrics by Bob Crewe and choreography by Sergio Trujillo.
The premiere engagement of JERSEY BOYS in West Palm Beach was an overwhelming success, seen by nearly 50,000 theatergoers, breaking the records for ticket sales during its three week run and featuring “hits that roll out like the Fourth of July” (Palm Beach Daily News). JERSEY BOYS worldwide has been seen by over 15 million people (as of July, 2012).
JERSEY BOYS is part of the Kravis on Broadway series presented in West Palm Beach.
Catch a sneak peek of Jersey Boys! Log on to www.JerseyBoysTour.com/
JERSEY BOYS is the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons: Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio, Tommy DeVito and Nick Massi. This is the story of how a group of blue-collar boys from the wrong side of the tracks became one of the biggest American pop music sensations of all time. They wrote their own songs, invented their own sound and sold 175 million records worldwide - all before they were thirty.
JERSEY BOYS opened at the August Wilson Theatre on Broadway to critical acclaim on November 6, 2005. The JERSEY BOYS First National Tour opened to rave reviews in San Francisco on December 1, 2006, played a record-breaking run in Los Angeles and is still breaking house records in cities across North America. There are six current productions of JERSEY BOYS worldwide: New York; London; Las Vegas; Auckland, New Zealand; and two US National tours.
The JERSEY BOYS design and production team comprises Klara Zieglerova (Scenic Design), Jess Goldstein (Costume Design), Howell Binkley (winner of the 2006 Tony® Award for his Lighting Design of JERSEY BOYS), Steve Canyon Kennedy (Sound Design), Michael Clark (Projections Design), Charles LaPointe (Wig and Hair Design), Steve Orich (Orchestrations)
JERSEY BOYS is produced by Dodger Theatricals, Joseph J. Grano, Tamara and Kevin Kinsella, Pelican Group, with Latitude Link and Rick Steiner.
The Original Broadway Cast Recording of JERSEY BOYS, produced by Bob Gaudio, was recently certified Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America. The cast recording is now available on Rhino Records. JERSEY BOYS: The Story of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons (Broadway Books) is the official handbook to the smash Broadway hit. Seasons Greetings: A JERSEY BOYS Christmas, a new holiday CD featuring international cast members of JERSEY BOYS, produced by Bob Gaudio, is now available on Rhino Records.
Visit the JERSEY BOYS website at www.JerseyBoysTour.com.
Kravis on Broadway is sponsored by Jim and Judy Harpel and Credit Suisse. JERSEY BOYS will play in West Palm Beach at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts December 19th-January 6th. The performance schedule is Wednesday, December 19 at 8:00 PM; Thursday, December 20 at 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM; Friday, December 21 at 8:00 PM; Saturday, December 22 at 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM; Sunday, December 23 at 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM; Wednesday, December 26 at 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM; Thursday, December 27 at 8:00 PM; Friday, December 28 at 8:00 PM; Saturday, December 29 at 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM; Sunday, December 30 at 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM; Tuesday, January 1 at 8:00 PM; Wednesday, January 2 at 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM; Thursday, January 3 at 8:00 PM; Friday, January 4 at 8:00 PM; Saturday, January 5 at 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM; and Sunday, January 6 at 2:00 PM.
Tickets for JERSEY BOYS begin at $35 and are available beginning October 6th at 9:00 AM on-line at www.kravis.org/
Beyond the Stage: Join us for a pre-performance discussion by Jason Gillman and Jacqueline Bayne at 6:45 pm and a free musical presentation in the Dreyfoos Hall lobby at 7:15 pm on Dec. 20.
About the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts:
Celebrating 20 Years of Artistic Excellence and Commitment to the Community, the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts is a not-for-profit performing arts center whose mission is to enhance the quality of life in Palm Beach County by presenting a diverse schedule of national and international artists and companies of the highest quality; by offering comprehensive arts education programs; by providing a Palm Beach County home in which local and regional arts organizations can showcase their work; and by providing economic catalyst and community leadership in West Palm Beach, supporting efforts to increase travel and tourism to Palm Beach County.
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