Photo Coverage: HAPPY NEW YEAR! John Lloyd Young Plays Sterling's Upstairs At The Federal
In October, 2014, Young debuted his act at Sterling's Upstairs at The Federal and returned to the acclaimed venue by popular demand on December 29 for a sold-out engagement. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the show and of course snapped some photos to document the evening. Check them out below!
Tony Award winner JOHN LLOYD YOUNG originated the role of "Frankie Valli" in Broadway's Tony Award winning Best Musical and international hit, JERSEY BOYS. As Valli, Young garnered unprecedented accolades from New York and national media, including one of the most exciting New York Times reviews ever written for an actor making a Broadway debut. Mr. Young went on to win the Lead Actor Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle and Theatre World Awards, becoming the only American actor in history to win all four leading actor awards for a Broadway debut. Mr. Young sings lead vocals on the Platinum, Grammy Award-winning JERSEY BOYS Original Cast Album. Young's other honors for JERSEY BOYS include a caricature at the world-famous Sardi's Restaurant, being named Person of the Week by ABC World News Tonight, and being chosen for prestigious "Best of " lists by Entertainment Weekly, Reader's Digest and The New York Times.Young returned to JERSEY BOYS on Broadway for several months in 2012 and 2013, and in early 2014 he made his West End debut in London opening JERSEY BOYS at the historic Piccadilly Theatre.
Young re-created his award-winning Broadway turn onscreen for director Clint Eastwood in Warner Brothers' film adaptation of JERSEY BOYS, which opened nationwide summer 2014. In February 2013, Young made his debut at New York's prestigious and famous Cafe Carlyle.