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New casting announced for THE JERSEY BOYS UK tour


From Tuesday 18 August 2015, Matt Corner will play the role of Frankie Valli in the ongoing UK and Ireland tour of Tony, Olivier and Grammy Award-winning Best Musical JERSEY BOYS. Matt previously played the role at certain performances. 

Sam Ferriday as Bob Gaudio, Lewis Griffiths as Nick Massi and Stephen Webb as Tommy DeVito will continue in their roles.Michael Pickering will join the cast to play the role of Frankie Valli at certain performances. 

Also joining the tour cast will be Mark Heenehan as Gyp DeCarlo, Joel Elferink as Bob Crewe, Joe Maxwell as Norm Waxman and Samantha Hull as Francine, with Ste Clough, Tom Partridge and Amy West.

Continuing in their roles are Nathaniel Morrison as Barry Belson, Damian Buhagiar as Joe Pesci, Henry Davis as Hank Majewski, Leanne Garretty as Lorraine, Amelia Adams-Pearce as Mary Delgado, with Dayle Hodge.

JERSEY BOYS has been seen by over 22 million people worldwide and is firmly established as one of London's longest running and most popular shows, where it continues to play at the Piccadilly Theatre.

JERSEY BOYS is the remarkable true story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons and their rise to stardom from the wrong side of the tracks. These four boys from New Jersey became one of the most successful bands in pop history, were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and sold 100 million records worldwide, all before they turned 30.  The show is packed with their hits, including Beggin’SherryWalk Like A ManDecember, 1963 (Oh What a Night)Big Girls Don’t CryMy Eyes Adored You,Let’s Hang On (To What We’ve Got)Bye Bye BabyCan’t Take My Eyes Off YouWorking My Way Back to YouFallen Angel,Rag Doll and Who Loves You.   

Winner of Broadway’s Tony, London’s Olivier and Australia’s Helpmann Awards for Best New Musical, JERSEY BOYS is thewinner of 57 major awards worldwide. As well as still running on Broadway and in the West End, and on tour in the UK and Ireland, JERSEY BOYS can be seen in Las Vegas and across the United States on its US National Tour.
                                                                                                                     
JERSEY BOYS is written by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, with music by Bob Gaudio and lyrics by Bob Crewe.  The UK Tour will be staged by the entire original Broadway creative team, led by director Des McAnuff and choreographer Sergio Trujillo, with scenic design by Klara Zieglerova, costume design by Jess Goldstein, lighting by Howell Binkley, sound by Steve Canyon Kennedy and projections design by Michael Clark.  The orchestrations are by Steve Orich and the music supervision and vocal arrangements by Ron Melrose. 
The UK and Irish Tour of JERSEY BOYS is produced by Dodger Theatricals, David Ian / Michael Watt and Ambassador Theatre Group, with Joseph J. Grano, Tamara and Kevin Kinsella, Pelican Group, in association with Latitude Link, Rick Steiner, DHST Inc.
For further details visit www.jerseyboysuktour.com.

GLASGOW PERFORMANCES

Tues 8 Dec 2015 – Sun 3 Jan 2016
Tue 8 – Sat 19 Dec 7.30pm
Thu 10, Sat 12, Thu 17 & Sat 19 Dec 2.30pm
Sun 13 & Sun 20 Dec 3pm
Tue 22 & Wed 23 Dec 2.30pm & 7.30pm
Sat 26 Dec 7.30pm
Sun 27 Dec 3pm & 7.30pm
Tue 29 – Thu 31 Dec 7.30pm
Tue 29 & Thu 31 Dec 2.30pm
Sat 2 Jan 2.30pm & 7.30pm
Sun 3 Jan 3pm & 7.30pm
No Mon Perfs

Box Office 0844 871 7647 (bkg fee) Calls cost 7p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge. www.atgtickets.com/glasgow (bkg fee)

JERSEY BOYS UK & IRELAND TOUR 2015
23 June – 4 July                      
Liverpool Empire
0844 871 3017
                                              
7 – 18 July                              
Norwich Theatre Royal           
www.theatreroyalnorwich.co.uk                   
01603 63 00 00

21 July – 1 August                   
Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff                                                                              
www.wmc.org.uk                      
029 2063 6464
                                              
4 – 15 August                          
Southampton Mayflower                            
www.mayflower.org.uk                                
02380 711811

18 August – 5 September         
Theatre Royal Plymouth                            
www.theatreroyal.com                                 
01752 267222

8 – 19 September                    
Sunderland Empire                
www.atgtickets.com/sunderland                   
0844 871 3022

22 September – 3 October
Waterside Theatre Aylesbury                                                                         
0844 871 7607

27 October – 7 November        
Manchester Opera House        
www.atgtickets.com/venues/opera-house-manchester/                                
08448713018

10 – 21 November
Venue Cymru Llandudno                                                                         
01492 872000

24 November – 5 December     
Congress Theatre Eastbourne
www.eastbournetheatres.co.uk/shows/jersey-boys/                                     
01323 412000

8 December – 3 January          
Theatre Royal Glasgow              
www.atgtickets.com/glasgow                      
0844 871 7647

2016
13 – 23 January
Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Dublin             
0818 719 377

26 January – 6 February           
Royal and Derngate, Northampton                                                            
www.royalandderngate.co.uk                       
01604 624811

9 – 20 February                       
Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton                                                                

01902 429 212

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