The musical, which tells the story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons using their greatest hit songs, took the spot on the list of long-running shows previously held by Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma!
Jersey Boys made its Broadway premiere Nov. 6, 2005. The show is currently playing in New York; London; Las Vegas; Sydney, Australia; and on a national tour in cities across the United States.
The current Broadway cast features Matt Bogart (Nick Massi), Ryan Jesse (Bob Gaudio), Dominic Nolfi (Tommy DeVito) and Jarrod Spector (Frankie Valli) as The Four Seasons, with Peter Gregus and Mark Lotito. The cast also includes Miles Aubrey, Erik Bates, Brad Bass, Scott J. Campbell, Kris Coleman, Cara Cooper, Ken Dow, Russell Fischer, John Hickman, Katie O’Toole, Joe Payne, Jessica Rush, Dominic Scaglione Jr., Sara Schmidt and Taylor Sternberg.
Jersey Boys is written by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, with music by Bob Gaudio and lyrics by Bob Crewe. The show is directed by two-time Tony Award winner Des McAnuff and choreographed by Sergio Trujillo.
The Broadway production of Jersey Boys is currently running at the August Wilson Theatre. Visit jerseyboysinfo.com.