Austin Colby can definitely Walk Like a Man now! He has just joined the cast of Jersey Boys at off-Broadway's New World Stages, assuming the role of Bob Gaudio. His previous stage credits include touring with casts of The Sound of Music and West Side Story, where he played Tony. The Jersey Boys quartet is completed by Aaron De Jesus (as Frankie Valli), Mark Edwards (as Nick Massi) and Sam Wolf (as Tommy DeVito). The full cast also includes Dianna Barger, Stephen Cerf, Amanda Dela Cruz, Andrew Frace, Natalie Gallo, Austin Owen, John Rochette, Paul Sabala, Dru Serkes and Joshua Charles Skurnik.
NOTE: This is a review of the Broadway production of Jersey Boys. Sometimes a commercial artistic impulse and demography seem to merge in a way that guarantees success. I think we’ll be seeing an example of this phenomenon when the new musical Jersey Boys, about the lives and career of the pre-boomer pop group The Four Seasons, that just opened at the newly-named August Wilson Theater (... Read more