Young Jersey Boy to Leave Production

Via Playbill:

John Lloyd Young, the Tony Award-winning star of Broadway’s Jersey Boys, will play his final performance in the Tony-winning musical at the August Wilson Theatre prior to Thanksgiving Day.

Young — who won the 2006 Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical for his work in Jersey Boys — noted on his website that he “finishes his Tony-winning run as ‘Frankie Valli’ in the original Broadway cast of Jersey Boys Thanksgiving 2007.” (Production spokespersons could not confirm any details at press time, although has learned that Young’s last day will likely be Nov. 21.)