Jersey Boys Extends Again in Chicago Through July 2008

News   Jersey Boys Extends Again in Chicago Through July 2008 The Chicago run of Jersey Boys has again been extended: The Tony-winning musical will play an additional 13 weeks at the LaSalle Bank Theatre through July 13, 2008.

Presented in Chicago by Broadway In Chicago and TheatreDreams, Jersey Boys began Oct. 5 for a run that was previously extended through April 13, 2008.

Tickets for the new block of performances (April 15-July 13) will go on sale Nov. 9 and be available at the LaSalle Bank Theatre box office and through the Broadway in Chicago Ticket Line, (312) 902-1400. Group sales are available (for 20 or more) at (312) 977-1710.

Drew Gehling, Jeremy Kushnier and Jarrod Spector — who played The Four Seasons in the recent San Francisco run — repeat their roles alongside Michael Ingersoll. Hometown star Ingersoll takes on the role of Nick Massi, joining Gehling as Bob Gaudio, Kushnier as Tommy DeVito and Spector as Frankie Valli.

The ensemble includes Dominic Bogart, Lyndsey Cole, John Michael Coppola, John Michael Dias, Mike Erickson, Steven M. Goldsmith, Craig Laurie, John Hickman, Lauren Marshall, Kraig McCreary, Rashad Naylor, Jenny Lee Ramos, Jake Speck, Kara Tremel, Chuck Webb, Jonathan Weir and Ryan Quinn West.

* Des McAnuff (The Who's Tommy, Big River) directs and Sergio Trujillo choreographs the story of American pop group The Four Seasons — the highs, the lows and all in between.

Jersey Boys features music by Bob Gaudio, lyrics by Bob Crewe, and a book by Marshall Brickman & Rick Elice. The production garnered four Tony Award wins: for stars John Lloyd Young and Christian Hoff, lighting designer Howell Binkley and for the top prize Best Musical.

The Jersey Boys tour is produced by Dodger Theatricals, Joseph J. Grano, Tamara and Kevin Kinsella, Pelican Group, in association with Latitude Link and Rick Steiner.

For more information visit jerseyboysinfo.com.