Jersey Boys at Prince Edward Theatre tickets
Jersey Boys at Prince Edward Theatre tickets

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Overview

Smash-hit jukebox musical Jersey Boys storms into the West End, breaking box-office records at London’s Prince Edward Theatre. Charting the unforgettable rags-to-riches tale of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons as they shoot to fame, Jersey Boys has scooped over 50 major awards worldwide, including the 2009 Olivier Award for Best New Musical.

Set in 1962 New Jersey, with a book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, the musical follows the four blue-collar boys as they form their notorious rock n roll band, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. After growing up on the wrong side of the tracks, the group are soon discovered and become a worldwide sensation, selling millions of records. With spectacular performances of their greatest hits, Jersey Boys is the electrifying true story of musical phenomenon Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, told along with the heartache, clashes with the mob and their victory as they rise to the top. With music and lyrics by Bob Gaudio and Bob Crewe, Jersey Boys features well-known numbers such as “Sherry”, “Big Girls Don’t Cry”, “Walk Like a Man”, ‘Oh, What a Night”, “My Eyes Adored You”, “Beggin’”, “Can’t Take My Eyes Off Of You”, “Working My Way Back to You” and “Who Loves You” amongst many others.

Ryan Molloy (On the Town, Jerry Springer: The Opera) stars as Frankie Valli, alongside Jon Boydon as Tommy DeVito, Eugene McCoy as Nick Massi and Matthew Wycliffe as Bob Gaudio. Further cast members include Dan Burton, Charlie Bull, Mark Caroll, Chris Gardner, Lauren Hall, Stuart Milligan, Jake Samuels, Jo Servi, Wayne Smith and Nicola Brazil. Jersey Boys features choreography by Sergio Trujillo, design by Klara Zieglerova, lighting design by Howell Binkley and sound design by Steve Canyon Kennedy.

Directed by Des McAnuff, who received an Olivier Award for directing The Who’s Tommy, Jersey Boys opened on Broadway in 2005. After receiving huge acclaim from audiences and critics alike, the production received several Tony Awards including Best Musical. Now, the magnificent musical dances into London’s Prince Edward Theatre, blasting out the incredible sound of the band that defined US musical identity.

Recommended for

Fans of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons will love seeing the real story of the band brought to life on stage. This production contains strong language which is not appropriate for children aged 12 and under.

Dates and times

Running time: 2 hours 30 minutes
Opened: 28 Feb 2008
Press night: 18 Mar 2008
Booking from: 29 Nov 0002
Booking until: 09 Mar 2014

Location and map

Prince Edward Theatre
28 Old Compton Street
London, W1D 4HS

19 Reviews Add review

A fantastic example of how a jukebox musical should be done! The storytelling is fast-paced and unique, and it does take a second ... More

z0esparkles 5"6, 43 reviews, 1 helpful vote

daniellewis 184cm, 197 reviews, 8 helpful votes

markeastaugh 6"1, 157 reviews, 2 helpful votes

The show was amazing. The casting was brilliant. The set was OK.

sarahward 5 foot, 219 reviews, 1 helpful vote

rebeccasarah 5'2, 64 reviews, 0 helpful votes

benjackson 6'2", 17 reviews, 4 helpful votes

rebeccasarah 5'2, 64 reviews, 0 helpful votes

rebeccasarah 5'2, 64 reviews, 0 helpful votes

Amazing show! Wished I saw it again.

iamkatie 12 reviews, 0 helpful votes