Ruggiero Directs Journey to Jersey Boys at Ars Nova

News   Ruggiero Directs Journey to Jersey Boys at Ars Nova The Journey to Jersey Boys is the title of an upcoming evening at the Ars Nova on West 54th Street.

Directed by Holly-Anne Ruggiero, who is the assistant director for the Tony-winning musical Jersey Boys, Journey will play the intimate theatre Aug. 13 at 8 PM. The cast features Jersey Boys cast members Travis Cloer, Heather Ferguson, Jennifer Naimo, Erica Piccinnini and Sara Schmidt. "You've heard the story of The Four Seasons," read press notes for Journey to Jersey Boys, "now hear the amazing stories of the five performers who make Frankie Valli and his family come to life eight shows a week. From wild auditions to singing in front of a crowd of 1,300, [five actors] tell the story of their journey to Jersey Boys and what has kept them in the hit Broadway show for three years."

The evening will feature musical direction by Jim Abbott.

The Ars Nova is located in Manhattan at 511 West 54th Street. Tickets, priced $15, may be purchased by calling (212) 868-4444 or by visiting www.smarttix.com.