DIRECTED BY DES McANUFF
NOW PLAYING AT THE TORONTO CENTRE FOR THE ARTS
THROUGH NOVEMBER 9, 2008
TORONTO, Aug. 25 /CNW/ - Due to popular demand, Dodger Theatricals and
Dancap Productions Inc., are pleased to announce additional Toronto
performances for the smash hit musical JERSEY BOYS, now playing at the Toronto
Centre for the Arts (5040 Yonge Street) through November 9, 2008.
"The Four Seasons once sang 'Who Loves You?' and audiences have answered
with a resounding 'Toronto Does!'," says Aubrey Dan, President of Dancap
Productions. "Ticket sales have exceeded expectations and Dancap is pleased to
deliver more JERSEY BOYS by extending the Toronto production through
November 9, 2008."
JERSEY BOYS is the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons: Frankie
Valli, Bob Gaudio, Tommy DeVito and Nick Massi. It's a journey of how a group
of blue-collar boys from the wrong side of the tracks became one of the
biggest American pop music sensations of all time. They wrote their own songs,
invented their own sounds and sold 175 million records worldwide - all before
they were thirty.
The cast of JERSEY BOYS is lead by Joseph Leo Bwarie (Frankie Valli),
original Broadway cast member Steve Gouveia (Nick Massi), Canadian-native
Jeremy Kushnier (Tommy DeVito) and Andrew Rannells (Bob Gaudio) with Jonathan
Hadley and Joseph Siravo.
The ensemble of JERSEY BOYS includes: Matt Bailey, Sarah Darling,
Christopher DeAngelis, John Gardiner, Buck Hujabre, Leo Huppert, Jamie Karen,
Renée Marino, Brandon Matthieus, Denise Payne, Zachary Prince, Nathan
Scherich, Brian Silverman, Courter Simmons, Taylor Sternberg, and Torontonian
JERSEY BOYS is the winner of the 2006 Best Musical Tony Award(R) and the
2006 Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album. The musical is directed by
two-time Tony Award(R) winner and Toronto-native Des McAnuff, JERSEY BOYS is
written by Academy Award-winner Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, with music
by Bob Gaudio, lyrics by Bob Crewe and choreography by Sergio Trujillo another
JERSEY BOYS is presented in Toronto as part of Dancap's inaugural launch.
Tickets start at $55.00, with select premium seating available. To purchase,
and/or to find out more, call Ticketmaster at 416-872-1111 or visit
JerseyBoysToronto.com. For Dancap Members and/or groups of 20 or more, contact
the CAP Centre at 416-644-3665 or 1-866-950-7469 during regular business hours
(Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST) or visit dancaptickets.com
anytime for details.
JERSEY BOYS is produced by Dodger Theatricals, Joseph J. Grano, Tamara
and Kevin Kinsella, Pelican Group, with Latitude Link and Rick Steiner.
About Dancap Productions Inc. - Launched in 2007 by Aubrey Dan, Dancap
Productions Inc. (dancaptickets.com), is a commercial theatre company
dedicated to producing the best of Broadway-style theatre created in
collaboration with acclaimed artists and award-winning creative teams. On
Broadway and internationally, the company's producing and investment credits
include: Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical, The
Farnsworth Invention, Wicked, The Wedding Singer, The Pirate Queen, Tom
Stoppard's Rock 'n' Roll, (Title of Show) and Tony Award(R) winners In The
Heights and JERSEY BOYS. Dancap Productions is also a strategic member of the
theatrical development and production company Elephant Eye Theatrical which
has a current slate of projects that include: The Addams Family, Bruce Lee:
Journey to the West and Saved. Mr. Dan serves on the board of Key Brand
Entertainment and serves as Chairman of Broadway Across Canada.
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Davies, (416) 590-1755 x. 702, Glyn@dancapproductions.com or Sandra Iacobelli,
(416) 590-1755 x. 706, Sandra@dancapproductions.com