Here are some top Jersey Boys news items we are tracking:
- Variety has updates on box office numbers for the Chicago and Tour (currently in Pittsburgh, PA until 01Feb09) companies. They are very strong.
- The Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons tribute group Let's Hang On is coming to the Pasco-Hernando Community College Performing Arts Center in Florida on Feb. 7, 2009. [Tampa Bay Times]
- The UK based Chameleon blog has posted a perspective piece entitled "Looking Back to the future."
- Jersey Boys Toronto recently got some great press coverage from: Broadway World, Toronto Sun, and The Star.
- Michelle Alexandria recently reviewed Jersey Boys Las Vegas for Eclipse Magazine. And according to The Las Vegas News Feed Blog the Las Vegas Review-Journal has named Jersey Boys Las Vegas at The Palazzo Resort-Hotel-Casino the the number one show of 2008.
- The 1st National Tour of Jersey Boys is finishing up in Pittsburgh, PA and getting ready to head to Hartford, CN. While in Pittsburgh they garnered several great reviews from Pittsburgh Live, Observer-Recorder, and Post-Gazette.
- The History Mike Blog named Frankie Valli the #1 falsettos in Rock and Pop history.
- The Chicago Examiner has an 'update' story about the success of Jersey Boys Chicago and details on recent cast member changes. In addition, the Worcester Telegram & Gazzette has a focus piece on Chicago cast member Merissa Haddad.