With quite a few Broadway shows closing, Erik Piepenburg of the New York Times has an interesting feature on the facts, figures, and other interesting tidbits about the shows. Check out some fun info on JERSEY BOYS!
Closes Jan. 15
Total performances: 4,642
- 51 actors have made their Broadway debuts in the show.
- THREE original Broadway cast members are still in it (Peter Gregus, Mark Lotito and Sara Schmidt).
- ONE actor has been in it since the pre-Broadway engagement at La Jolla Playhouse (Peter Gregus).
- 29.8 pounds of gunpowder have been fired onstage.
- 31 babies were born to company members in the show (22 are girls).
- 120,692 times “Oh What a Night” has been said or sung onstage (26 per performance).
- 157,828 F-bombs (34 per performance).
Click HERE to read the entire story.