The Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts and the North Carolina Theatre‘s joint presentation of Jersey Boys, playing now through Sunday, Nov. 18th, in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium, tells the story of the rise of four young men from urban northern New Jersey, who became The Four Seasons, one of the most successful singing groups… Continue reading The Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons’ Origin Musical, Jersey Boys, at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium Is About Love, Loss, and Loyalty
Tuesday’s opening-night performance of the Second National Tour of Jersey Boys at the Durham Performing Arts Center kept the audience clapping, toe tapping, and laughing throughout the entire show. As soon as DPAC patrons took their seats, they were met with a stark, deep gray, industrial-looking set that the spectacular performance would soon fill with… Continue reading “Jersey Boys” Keeps DPAC Patrons Clapping, Toe Tapping, and Laughing Out Loud
Everyone is familiar with the music of The Four Seasons, a group made up of “Jersey Boys” that skyrocketed to fame in the 1960s. Even those who think they aren’t familiar with this group probably are in one way or another; it was responsible for all kinds of hit songs, many still in play today.… Continue reading Smash Hit “Jersey Boys” Is a Delightful Story That’s as Much About Friendship as It Is About Fame
On April 7-12, the Second National Tour of Jersey Boys will roar back in to the 2,700-seat, state-of-the-art Durham Performing Arts Center, in the American Tobacco Historic District of the Bull City, for eight high-octane performances. Originally produced in October of 2004 at the La Jolla Playhouse in California, and produced on Broadway since 2005… Continue reading Oh, What a Night! “Jersey Boys” Is Back at DPAC
It may be pumpkin weather, but Tour 2 of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons’ magnificent warts-and-all musical bio, “Jersey Boys,” lights up the Durham Performing Arts Center like the Fourth of July. Broadway Series South first brought this Broadway hit to Raleigh Memorial Auditorium in June 2009, but the stellar cast for the second coming of “Jersey Boys” may boast even more candle power.