November 22, 2005

Tommy DeVito Reflects on His Life

November 22nd, 2005
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    Original Four Seasons member Tommy DeVito is portrayed as the group’s hustling bad-boy founder in Jersey Boys. Although this petty thief got the band on the map with his magnetism and ambition, his gambling debts and tax evasion eventually put the Four Seasons’ success in jeopardy. DeVito tells his side of the story to the [...]

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November 17, 2005

Happy Birthday, Bob Gaudio!!

November 17th, 2005
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    On November 17, 1942, original Four Seasons member Bob Gaudio was born. He shot to musical fame at the age of 15 as a member of the Royal Teens when he wrote the hit “Short Shorts”. Following a chance meeting organized by Joe Pesci (yes, the actor), Gaudio teamed up with Frankie Valli, Tommy DeVito, [...]

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November 16, 2005

Jersey Boys on Broadway–It Doesn’t Get Much Better!!

November 16th, 2005
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    It doesn’t get any better than this!!! Picture this: Your favorite band of all time is the Four Seasons! You grew up with them, listened to them every day since the age of two. Okay, that’s my story… Sure, they had a ton of number one records (seven) & even more Top 10 hits (19)–but [...]

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November 7, 2005

Opening Night for Jersey Boys–Oh What a Night!!

November 7th, 2005
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    Celebrities came out in droves for Jersey Boys’ opening night and after-party festivities. In addition to the three surviving Four Seasons: Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio and Tommy DeVito, big screen actors Robert DeNiro, Joe Pesci, and Danny Aiello; Soprano castmates Jamie-Lynn Discala, Tony Sirico, Steve Van Zandt, Frank Vincent and Vincent Pastore; and singers Frankie [...]

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November 6, 2005

Jersey Boys’ John Lloyd Young’s Falsetto is Ready for Broadway!

November 6th, 2005
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    New York Times’ Jesse McKinley interviews Broadway newcomer, John Lloyd Young, who plays 60s pop icon Frankie Valli in Jersey Boys, the new musical officially opening on Broadway tonight. Young talks about the awakening of his falsetto voice, his childhood, his preparation for the role, and his recent meetings and advice from Valli. “I’m getting [...]

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November 5, 2005

John Lloyd Young Has Done His Homework to Play Valli!

November 5th, 2005
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    Broadway.com’s Katie Riegel profiles the actor John Lloyd Young, who is making his Broadway debut in Jersey Boys, playing ‘60s singing sensation Frankie Valli. Young, who is in his late 20’s, claims he’s grown up all over the place, but calls Plattsburgh, New York his hometown. Following graduation from Brown University and moving to New [...]

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November 3, 2005

Young Says Playing Singer Valli in Jersey Boys is a Privilege

November 3rd, 2005
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    Playbill’s Wayman Wong interviews John Lloyd Young, the 30-year old actor who is making his Broadway debut playing lead singer of the Four Seasons, Frankie Valli, in the new crowd-pleasing musical, Jersey Boys. When asked about Young’s performance, legendary singer Valli says, “John’s a fantastic performer and singer, and his falsetto is remarkably close to [...]

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September 18, 2005

Valli Makes a Surprise Visit to See Jersey Boys Cast

September 18th, 2005
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    Legendary lead singer of the 4 Seasons, Frankie Valli, popped into Jersey Boys rehearsals on September 14 at New 42nd Street Studios. Check out photos from his surprise visit with cast members and creative team.

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July 1, 2005

Welcome to the Jersey Boys Blog!!

July 1st, 2005
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    Welcome to the Jerseyboysblog.com! This blog will keep everyone updated on the soon-to-be Broadway blockbuster–Jersey Boys, the musical that tells how four blue-collar guys from the wrong side of the tracks became one of the biggest chart topping supergroups of all time. The blog will share news updates, interviews, previews, reviews, and websites focusing on [...]

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