JERSEY BOYS NATIONAL TOUR CELEBRATES 4TH ANNIVERSARY TODAY, DECEMBER 10
Today, December 10, marks the 4th Anniversary of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning musical JERSEY BOYS national tour. The JERSEY BOYS National Tour opened at the Curran Theatre in San Francisco and has gone on to play 38 cities since then. JERSEY BOYS is currently playing at the Forrest Theatre in Philadelphia, where it has broken the box office record 7 times.
JERSEY BOYS won the San Francisco Bay Theater Critics Circle Award for Best Touring Production, and the Mayor’s Office of San Francisco proclaimed Monday, September 24, 2007 as JERSEY BOYS DAY in San Francisco in honor of the good works and the cultural life that JERSEY BOYS brought to San Francisco. JERSEY BOYS was the top fundraiser of the 2010 Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS “Gypsy of the Year” competition, raising $285,398.00, more than any other show on or off Broadway, or on the road.
In its 4 years on the road, JERSEY BOYS has been setting new box office records in cities across North America. JERSEY BOYS opened at the August Wilson Theatre on Broadway to critical acclaim on November 6, 2005, is currently celebrating 5 glorious years on Broadway and is the longest running show in the history of the August Wilson Theatre. JERSEY BOYS is currently playing in New York, London, Las Vegas, in cities across the country in a US National tour, and in Sydney, Australia.