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JERSEY BOYS Las Vegas Honors Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons with a Star on “Las Vegas Walk of Stars”

March 23, 2013 by  



Frankie Valli and Bob Gaudio Recieve Star
On Thursday, March 21, 2013 the smash-hit show JERSEY BOYS celebrated its fifth anniversary in Las Vegas by presenting a star to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons on the “Las Vegas Walk of Stars” outside of the show’s home, Paris Las Vegas  (Photo credit: Denise Truscello / WireImage www.DeniseTruscello.net)

Frankie Valli, Francesco Valli and Bob Gaudio at star ceremony

Frankie Valli, Francesco Valli and Bob Gaudio at star ceremony

Photo credit: Denise Truscello / WireImage www.DeniseTruscello.net.

Original Four Seasons group members Frankie Valli and Bob Gaudio were at the event to receive the commemorative star. It was the 64th star to be unveiled on Las Vegas Boulevard.

Frankie Valli and son Francesco Valli at Star Ceremony

Frankie Valli and son Francesco Valli at Star Ceremony

Photo credit: Denise Truscello / WireImage www.DeniseTruscello.net.

“It is a real honor to receive a star on the ‘Las Vegas Walk of Stars’ in celebration of the show’s fifth anniversary in this city,” says Frankie Valli.  “Bob and I are thrilled to be here to accept the star and to celebrate this milestone with the talented cast.”

Jersey Boys cast with the Frankie Valli and The Fours Seasons star

Jersey Boys cast with the Frankie Valli and The Fours Seasons star

Photo credit: Denise Truscello / WireImage www.DeniseTruscello.net.

In addition to unveiling the star, the ceremony also included a special performance by the cast of JERSEY BOYS to honor Valli and Gaudio.

“I can’t think of a better way to commemorate five years in Las Vegas than by presenting Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons with a star on the Las Vegas Walk of Stars,” says JERSEY BOYS producer Michael David. “None of this would be possible without them and we are so pleased that Las Vegas audiences, as well as audiences across the globe, have continued to embrace this show.”

Jersey Boys cast with Frankie Valli  and Bob Gaudio

Jersey Boys cast with Frankie Valli and Bob Gaudio

Photo credit: Denise Truscello / WireImage www.DeniseTruscello.net.

JERSEY BOYS has been an incredible addition to Paris Las Vegas over the past year. We look forward to celebrating many more milestones with this award-winning production,” says David Hoenemeyer, regional president of Paris Las Vegas.

Valli speaking to audience at Jersey Boys

Valli speaking to audience at Jersey Boys

Photo credit: Denise Truscello / WireImage www.DeniseTruscello.net.

Later that evening, Valli and Gaudio also attended the fifth anniversary performance of JERSEY BOYS, joining the cast onstage for a special presentation after the show to share in this incredible achievement. 

Bob Gaudio and Frankie Valli Celebrate Jersey Boys Fifth Anniversary

Bob Gaudio and Frankie Valli Celebrate Jersey Boys Fifth Anniversary

Photo credit: Denise Truscello / WireImage www.DeniseTruscello.net.

JERSEY BOYS has entertained guests in Las Vegas for nearly 2,000 performances since opening in 2008, and the show has performed at its current home, Paris Las Vegas, since March 2012.Over the past five years, more than 2,000 hours have been spent maintaining wigs; 376,000 full cast costume changes taken place; the stairs have been climbed 122,000 times; and more than one million cues have been called.

Frankie Valli & Bob Gaudio celebrate show's Fifth Anniversary with Jersey Boys cast on stage at Paris Las Vegas

Frankie Valli & Bob Gaudio celebrate show’s Fifth Anniversary with Jersey Boys cast on stage at Paris Las Vegas

Photo credit: Denise Truscello / WireImage www.DeniseTruscello.net.

On the heels of the incredible success of JERSEY BOYS worldwide, GK FILMS is currently in development on the feature film adaptation of the JERSEY BOYS musical.  Set to begin production at the end of 2013, the film will be produced by GK FILMS’ Graham King with Frankie Valli and Bob Gaudio serving as executive producers.

JERSEY BOYS performs in the Paris Théâtre at Paris Las Vegas on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday at 7 p.m.; Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.; Saturday at 5 p.m. and 8:15 p.m. and is dark on Monday. Ticket prices range from $48-$168 plus all applicable taxes and LET fees.

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