Nick Hines & CJ Pawlikowski join the cast of Jersey Boys
Hines & Pawlikowski assume the roles of Nick Massi and Bob Gaudio in the hit musical at New World Stages.
Oh What a Night! Nick Hines and CJ Pawlikowski join the Off-Broadway cast of Jersey Boys at New World Stages tonight, assuming the roles of Nick Massi and Bob Gaudio, respectively. They join Aaron De Jesus (as Frankie Valli) and Corey Greenan (as Tommy DeVito), as well as Dianna Barger, Stephen Cerf, Amanda Dela Cruz, Andrew Frace, Austin Owen, John Rochette, Paul Sabala, Dru Serkes, Joshua Charles Skurnik, and Olivia Valli.
The Broadway musical Jersey Boys opened at the August Wilson Theatre on November 6, 2005, closing on January 15, 2017. It later returned to New York, opening at the New World Stages on November 22, 2017.
The tuner features music by Bob Gaudio and lyrics by Bob Crewe, with a book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice.
Synopsis: “They were just four guys from Jersey, until they sang their very first note. They had a sound nobody had ever heard… and the radio just couldn’t get enough of. But while their harmonies were perfect on stage, off stage it was a very different story -- a story that has made them an international sensation all over again”.
Jersey Boys is directed by two-time Tony Award winner Des McAnuff and choreographed by Tony Award winner Sergio Trujillo. The production includes music supervision, vocal/dance arrangements & incidental music by Ron Melrose and orchestrations by Steve Orich.
The creative team also features scenic design by Klara Zieglerova, costume design by Jess Goldstein, lighting design by Howell Binkley, sound design by Steve Canyon Kennedy, and projection design by Michael Clark. John Miller serves as the music co-ordinator for the production.
Jersey Boys is produced off-Broadway by Dodger Theatricals, Joseph J. Grano, Kevin Kinsella, Pelican Group, Latitude Link, and Tommy Mottola.
Jersey Boys Tickets are available now for performances through May 31, 2020.
(Photos courtesy of Boneau/Bryan-Brown)