Friday, June 16, 2017
Thursday, June 15, 2017

Judge Overturns Verdict in Jersey Boys Copyright Infringement Case by Andrew Gans

A Nevada judge ruled that the creators of the Tony-winning musical are not guilty of copyright infringement.

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Judge Finds JERSEY BOYS is of Fair Use of Copyrighted Material by BroadwayWorld

After almost a decade in court and two law suits later, a Nevada judge has ruled that the producers, writers, and director of JERSEY BOYS did not violate copyright law.

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Upcoming Auditions for Jersey Boys, A Clockwork Orange, Phantom, M. Butterfly, Beautiful, and Moulin Rouge by Playbill Staff

Here's a selection of upcoming auditions in the New York area and around the country.

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Theatre News: New UK tour dates announced for Jersey Boys

The musical about Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons is embarking on its second nationwide tour

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JERSEY BOYS UK and Ireland Tour Announce Further 2018 Dates by BroadwayWorld

The producers of award-winning West End and Broadway smash-hit musical JERSEY BOYS are delighted to announcethe addition of further dates to theUK amp Ireland tourschedule.

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Thursday, June 8, 2017

Could a new Temptations musical help us forget ‘Motown’? by Michael Riedel

Let’s take a break from the Tonys — my predictions will be in Sunday’s Post, if you can stand the wait — and see what else is happening around Broadway these days. The astonishin…

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Wednesday, June 7, 2017

BRASS Festival Meets the West End with BRASS on Broadway by BroadwayWorld

Stars of the West End Kate Graham Billy Elliot, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Mamma Mia and Matt Corner Frankie Valli in Jersey Boys, return home to the North East and join forces wi…

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Cher Bio-Musical Aiming for 2018 Broadway Bow by Andy Lefkowitz

The new bio-musical based on the life of iconic singer-songwriter Cher is hoping to land on Broadway in 2018. On June 6, Cher tweeted from her official account, "Just got off phone w/wr…

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Thursday, June 1, 2017
Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Tituss Burgess Set to Host Stars in the Alley 2017 by Lindsey Sullivan

Break out the Peeno Noir! Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt and Broadway fave Tituss Burgess will emcee the 2017 Stars in the Alley concert. The rain-or-shine event is scheduled to take place on Jun…

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Podcast: West of Broadway Chats with JERSEY BOYS Star Mark Ballas by West Of Broadway

On this episode of West of Broadway, Lara Scott and Will Armstrong sit down to discuss their very busy theater schedule before Will takes off to the Ahmanson Theater to sit down with the cur…

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Monday, May 29, 2017

The ‘Bronx Tale’ Strategy: Win Suburban Love, Not Broadway Prestige by Sopan Deb

The musical received no Tony nominations. But nostalgia and smart marketing are filling the seats with the “Jersey Boys” demographic.

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Friday, May 19, 2017

Photo Flash: Frankie Valli, Mark Ballas and More Celebrate JERSEY BOYS Opening at the Ahmanson by BroadwayWorld

The Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical 'Jersey Boys,' the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, opened last night, May 18, at the Center Theatre GroupAhmanson Theatre.…

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

BWW Review: THE ADDAMS FAMILY, New Wimbledon Theatre by Aliya Al-Hassan

Since it's first publication as a comic strip in 1938, The Addams Family has seen many incarnations, but did not become a musical until it launched on Broadway in 2010. Now the quirky comedy…

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Monday, May 15, 2017

Drag Queens Can't Just Lip-Synch Anymore! That Isn't Enough! by Justin Moran

Michael MustoEntertainmentMichael MustoIn the old days, it was enough for a drag queen to just stand there in a wig and a dress and mouth along to a Britney Spears or Whitney Houston song. Y…

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Friday, May 5, 2017

Rick Elice to Pen Memoir of Late Husband Roger Rees by

Rick Elice, author of Broadway's Jersey Boys, The Addams Family and Peter and the Starcatcher, has penned Finding Roger: An Improbably Theatrical Love Story, a memoir of his 34 years wit…

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JERSEY BOYS' Rick Elice Pens Heartbreaking Memoir 'Finding Roger' by BroadwayWorld

Broadway writer Rick Elice Jersey Boys, Peter and the Starcatcher, Addams Family has written a new heartbreaking memoir about his late husband Roger Rees.Rees passed away in 2015 after losin…

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Good Benefit On Monday! by Corine Cohen

The concert, featuring some of Broadway’s brightest rising stars, is being held to raise money for the Neurofibromatosis Network. Organized by Jeff Leibow, formerly of Jersey Boys, some of…

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Thursday, April 13, 2017

In pictures: The Addams Family cast rehearse in London for the UK tour by The Stage

The UK premiere of this musical comedy from the writers of multi award-winning musical Jersey Boys, with music and lyrics by Tony

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Jersey Boys to return to Sydney in 2018 by Arts Review

One of the most successful musicals to play Australia in recent years is set to return, with the announcement that the blockbuster musical, Jersey Boys will play Sydney’s Capitol Thea…

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Saturday, April 8, 2017

A BRONX TALE – Broadway by Simon Parris

Filling the gap for New York baby boomers left by the closure of mega hit Jersey Boys, ambitious new musical A Bronx Tale has entertaining moments but struggles to overcome the unusual mixtu…

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Friday, March 31, 2017

Odds & Ends: Marisa Tomei Explains 'Polyamory,' Mark Ballas to Reprise Jersey Boys & More by Andy Lefkowitz

Marisa Tomei Schools Stephen Colbert on “Throuples”  Marisa Tomei is back onstage in Sarah Ruhl’s new play How to Transcend a Happy Marriage at the Mitzi E. Newhouse T…

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