October 19, 2013

Jersey Boys–A Marvelous American Story at Marcus Center!

October 19th, 2013

Check out an excerpt of Mike Fischer’s JERSEY BOYS Milwaukee review in JSOnline.com:

Hence the decision by book writers Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice to use the four seasons of the year as a frame, with each band member taking one and telling a different version of their collective story. For despite the timeless sound that the Four Seasons achieved together, their history unfolds in time, ruthlessly marching on and running down.

But as its title and structure suggest, “Jersey Boys” isn’t just Frankie’s story, any more than it’s the sole property of the Four Seasons. Like the magnificent production of “Ragtime” entering its final week at the Milwaukee Repertory Theater, “Jersey Boys” is a quintessentially American story about a dream we’re all chasing, one song at a time.

Click HERE to read the full review.

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