Cast

John GardinerRichard H. Blake
Tommy DeVito
Broadway: Wicked (Fiyero), Legally Blonde (Warner), The Wedding Singer (Glen Guglia), Hairspray (Link Larkin), Aida (Radames), Saturday Night Fever (Tony Manero), Rent (Roger), Matilda (Sergei), The Prince of Central Park (Prince), Macbeth (Boy Macduff), The Sound of Music (Friedrich), Teddy and Alice (Archie). National Tours: Wicked (Fiyero), Saturday Night Fever (Tony Manero), Footloose (Chuck Cranston), The Sound of Music (Rolf). Film: Life of an Actress, The Factory, Any Day Now, Red light August. Numerous TV, Off Broadway, Regional Theatre, commercials and radio credits. His favorite roles to date are that of husband and father to his amazing wife and son. @richardhblake

Michael LomendaMichael Lomenda
Nick Massi
Michael is pumped to be on the JB stage again for his Broadway debut after starring as “Nick Massi” in the Clint Eastwood/Warner Brothers feature film Jersey Boys. He also played this role in the original Canadian company (Dora Award Nomination) and the first national tour. Selected highlights include: Cabaret (Cliff), Hairspray (Corny Collins), Forever Plaid (Smudge), Grease (Kenicke) and he had the great honor of being invited as a guest of the President and First Lady to dine and perform at the White House. Much love to Barry at APA, Jeff at Primary Wave, Bruce & Daniel at Talent House, my folks, and Caden. michaellomenda.com @michaellomenda.

Mauricio PerezMauricio Pérez
Frankie Valli on Tue & Thu Eve, Wed & Sat mat.
Born and raised in Miami, FL, Mauricio is the proud 1st Generation American son of Cuban immigrants. He studied Musical Theater arts at New World School of the Arts High School in Miami, and then graduated with a BFA in Musical Theater with a Piano Minor from Shenandoah Conservatory before moving to NYC. Since then some credits include: Jersey Boys (Broadway, 1st National Tour), Miss Abigail’s Guide… (Off-B’way with Joyce DeWitt and Eve Plumb, Straz Center Premiere) and Altar Boyz (Off-B’way, Cincinnati Playhouse, St. Louis Rep, Arvada Center). Connect with Mauricio online at www.MauricioPerez.co to learn more.

Dominic ScaglioneDominic Scaglione Jr.
Frankie Valli on Wed, Friday and Sat eves, Sun mat.
Dominic previously played this role in the Chicago & Vegas Companies of Jersey Boys and is honored to return to the Broadway cast. A native of Essex County, NJ, he is proud to be a part of this incredible show. He wants to thank his Dad, Mom, Brother Patrick, Sister Christina, Daisy and the rest of his family and friends for their support. Sempre Famiglia! Special thanks to Katie Agresta, Des, Bob Gaudio, Richard, Michael and Lauren, Merri, Tara, Ron, Danny, West, Sergio, Rick, Marshall, and the rest of the Jersey Boys family for this opportunity.

Quinn VanAntwerpQuinn VanAntwerp
Bob Gaudio
Quinn has played Bob Gaudio in over 2,500 performances of Jersey Boys with 4 different companies. He was part of the original Toronto production where his performance earned him a Dora Nomination for Best Actor in 2009. Other favorite credits include Robert in Company (PBD), Buddy the Elf in Elf (Pioneer), Atlanta (Geffen Playhouse) & South Pacific (Hollywood Bowl). Film/TV: “The Following” (Fox), “The Affair” (Showtime), “Shades of Blue” (NBC), “Blue Bloods” (CBS), “The Good Wife” (CBS), “Nurse Jackie” (Showtime), Four Christmases (Newline Cinema). Thanks to everyone at BRS/GAGE.

Peter GregusPeter Gregus
Bob Crewe
Career Lowlights: Elf (Macys), 10-foot Day-Glo Frog (Radio City), Elf (MSG, better costume, still an Elf), Dean Martin’s Head (Radio City). Highlights: Dean Martin’s Head (first job with Des), Contact (OBC), A Chorus Line (with Donnie McKechnie), Animal Crackers (Goodspeed), Jersey Boys (La Jolla). Some screen appearances of me looking quietly concerned in the background. Thanks to all who have supported my Quixotic search for artistic satisfaction and a paycheck. For Aaron, the best thing ever.

Mark LotitoMark Lotito
Gyp DeCarlo, and others
Broadway: Mark has played "Tevye" in Fiddler on the Roof and "Max Bialystock" in The Producers. Also on Broadway: Dinner at Eight, Betrayal, The Boys From Syracuse, Marie Christine, Most Happy Fella, Victor/Victoria, Smell of the Kill. TV: "Curb Your Enthusiasm," "Sopranos," all the "Law & Order" shows, "Third Watch," "NYPD Blue," "NY Undercover," "Feds," "Cosby." Film: Moonlight Mile, Growing Down in Brooklyn, Saint of Fort Washington, Keep the Change, Just Like in the Movies.

Candi BoydCandi Boyd
Universal Swing
BFA Point Park University. Credits: Jersey Boys (Swing – national tour), Annie (Lily – Northern Stage), Hair, Contact, Anything Goes (Reno – Pittsburgh Playhouse), Happy Embalmer (NYMF) and JC Superstar (KC Starlight). Thanks to Merri, her amazing parents, the Buddies and the best husband in history.
www.candiboyd.com.

Jared BradshawJared Bradshaw
Swing
Brad is thrilled to rejoin the cast after swinging nine roles with the Chicago company and first national tour. Best known for three years with Forbidden Broadway (cast album). Jared thanks Terry Saperstein, his parents, and his “Wicked” wife, Lindsay. www.jaredbradshaw.com

Stephen CerfStephen Cerf
Swing
Broadway debut! Off-Broadway: Nevermore. Tours: Jersey Boys, Spamalot, Motown the Musical. Stephen is the author of The Not So Starving Artist, a book on finances for performers. Thanks to Richard, Merri, The Dodgers. AZILY. Phil. 4:13.
StephenCerf.com.

Alayna GalloAlayna Gallo
Lorraine, and others
After the Chicago, 1st National Tour, Australia and South African companies of Jersey Boys, Alayna feels blessed to be home on Broadway! Broadway: Tarzan. Regional: Miss Saigon, Euro Tour: Jesus Christ Superstar. Thanks to Ron, Richard, Merri, Kyle, Mama G and my HB!

John EdwardsJohn Edwards
Barry Belson and others
John is thrilled to be a part of Jersey Boys! National Tours; Hairspray National/Japan Tour (Seaweed J. Stubbs). Other credits include Dreamgirls (Jimmy Early), Brooklyn (Streetsinger), All Shook Up, Footloose and more. Glory to GOD. Thanks to my mother, family, and friends. "Laid up don't get you paid up!"

Jon HackerJon Hacker
Joey, Recording Studio Engineer and others
Broadway Debut! Wright State Grad. Tours: Newsies (First National) Other credits include: Spring Awakening, Next to Normal, Les Misérables, Torch Song Trilogy. Thank you to the entire JB team and The Mine, for the endless support. All my love to Taryn.


Leo HuppertLeo Huppert
Thug, Bass
Theatrical: Jersey Boys, Violet, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Crazy For You, The Sound of Music. Jazz/Cabaret/Pop: Blood, Sweat & Tears, Bobby Caldwell, Sutton Foster, Joshua Henry, Leslie Uggams, Andrea Marcovicci. Studio Work: HBO, ESPN, PBS. Leo endorses Aguilar Amplification and D’Addario Strings.

Rory Max KaplanRory Max Kaplan
Hank Majewski, and others
Broadway debut. Off-off B’way: Nothing But Trash (Lead) Cruise Ship: Rock of Ages (First cast Joey Primo) Regional: Chicago, Joseph…Dreamcoat (The MUNY), Jesus Christ Superstar (PCLO) T.V.: Alien Dawn (Gabriel-NickToons Network) Voice Overs: Pokémon as Cameron. This is for You.

Christopher MessinaChristopher Messina
Swing
Christopher is psyched to rejoin this amazing company. B'way/Nat'l Tour: Jersey Boys (Joey/Frankie u/s). Film: Jersey Boys (Dancer/Frankie Stand-in). Thanks to his Parents & the JB Team for their endless support. TRUST in your journey. “Happiness is wanting what you have.”

Katie O'TooleKatie O'Toole
Swing
Broadway debut! Credits include Flora the Red Menace (L.A. Reprise); We Will Rock You (Vegas); Starlight Express national tour (Dinah); 42nd Street; A Chorus Line; Babes in Arms; Sweeney Todd. AEA. Thanks to Merri Sugarman, Tara Rubin. Love always to my Family.


Joe PayneJoe Payne
Thug, Guitars
B'way debut. Regional/tour: Buddy Holly (Joseph Jefferson Award), Patsy Cline, Hank Williams, Pump Boys and Dinettes, Beehive, Return to the Forbidden Planet, It’s a Wonderful Life, Jersey Boys (La Jolla). Thanks to wife, Cyndi.


John RochetteJohn Rochette
Norm Waxman, and others
Born & raised Jersey. Rutgers grad. Broadway Debut! Credits: Blue Man Group, Spamalot (Lancelot), Rocky Horror (Frank), sleazy soaps. Honky Tonk Band: THE UPTOWN OUTFIT: BenHopeMusic.com. Love to NJ family, NOLA family, JB family, friends, & beautiful wife, Leslie. JohnRochette.com

Sara SchmidtSara Schmidt
Francine, and others
Proud member of the original Broadway cast of Jersey Boys. Other Broadway: Brooklyn, Dance of the Vampires. Off-Broadway: Fame on 42nd Street, The Fantasticks. Tour: Fiddler on the Roof. She thanks her Jersey Boys family for making each day better than the last.


Kara TremelKara Tremel
Mary Delgado, and others
Broadway debut! Theatre: First Wives Club (Oriental Theatre / Chicago); National Tours: Jersey Boys (Mary Delgado), Disney’s Beauty and the Beast; European Tours: Saturday Night Fever, Grease. TV: John Woo’s Once a Thief. @KaraTremel. For my family!