The award-winning musical Jersey Boys is back at the Straz Center! Whether you’re a long-time fan or you haven’t seen it yet, don’t miss the opportunity to experience the unforgettable music and story here in Tampa through April 13. Here are some fun facts about Jersey Boys:
Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons:
- The Four Seasons sold 175 million records worldwide, all before they were 30 years old.
- In 1990, The Four Seasons were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
- This story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons is told in four parts, each representing a season of their career, and each told by a different member of the group.
- The show features 33 songs, including five #1 hits and 11 songs that made Billboard’s top ten.
- The songs in the show represent work by 34 songwriters.
- Jersey Boys won four 2006 Tony Awards®, including Best Musical.
- Jersey Boys won the 2006 Grammy Award® for Best Musical Album.
- There are 52 people in the traveling company.
- There are 609 lighting cues, 401 conventional lighting units and 77 moving lights.
- There are 65 microphones and 75,000 watts of amplification used to power the 120-speaker sound system.
- There are 196 costumes/looks in the show. Tommy has 12 costume changes, Nick has 11, Frankie has 15 and Bob has 10.
For details about the show, visit strazcenter.org.