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Ron Melrose

 
Bio:
Music Direction: Imaginary Friends, Scarlet Pimpernel, Radio City Sinatra, upcoming Caraboo and Waiting for the Moon. Dance/Vocal Arranging: Sweet Smell of Success, Jekyll & Hyde, Perfectly Frank, The Act, Marilyn: An American Fable, Woman of the Year, Cabaret. Composing: Superdimensional Microbabes ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Music Direction: Imaginary Friends, Scarlet Pimpernel, Radio City Sinatra, upcoming Caraboo and Waiting for the Moon. Dance/Vocal Arranging: Sweet Smell of Success, Jekyll & Hyde, Perfectly Frank, The Act, Marilyn: An American Fable, Woman of the Year, Cabaret. Composing: Superdimensional Microbabes ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

Productions

 
[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Music Supervision, Vocal/Dance Arrangements and Incidental Music[Replacement]
 
[US Tour, 2021]
Orchestrations and Arrangements
 
[Off-Broadway, 2021]
Music Supervision
Vocal/Dance Arrangements
Incidental Music
 
[West End, 2021]
MUSIC SUPERVISION, VOCAL/DANCE ARRANGEMENTS & INCIDENTAL MUSIC
 
[US Tour, 2019]
Music Supervisor
 
[US Tour, 2018] [Replacement]
Music Supervisor & Arrangements[Replacement]
 
[Broadway, 2018]
Music Supervisor
 
[San Diego, CA (Regional), 2017]
Musical Supervisor
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Music Supervisor and Arranger
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Musical Supervision
 
[Las Vegas, 2008]
Vocal Music Arranger
Composer
Musical Director
 
[West End, 2008]
Musical Supervisor
Vocal Music Arranger
Composer
 
[Chicago, 2007]
Musical Director
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Keyboard 1
Conductor
Composer
Vocal Music Arranger
Musical Director
 
[San Diego, CA (Regional), 2004]
Musical Director
 
[Broadway, 2002]
Conductor
Piano
Musical Supervisor
Dance Music Arranger
Musical Director
 
[Broadway, 2002]
Piano
Dance Music Arranger
Associate Conductor
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Vocal Music Arranger
Musical Director
 
[Broadway, 1998]
Musical Director
Vocal Music Arranger
 
[Broadway, 1997]
Conductor
Musical Director
Vocal Music Arranger
Vocal Music Arranger
Musical Director
 
[Broadway, 1997]
Associate Conductor
Vocal Music Arranger
 
[Broadway, 1984]
Associate Conductor
 
[Broadway, 1977]
Dance Music Arranger

Ron Melrose Biography

Music Direction: Imaginary Friends, Scarlet Pimpernel, Radio City Sinatra, upcoming Caraboo and Waiting for the Moon. Dance/Vocal Arranging: Sweet Smell of Success, Jekyll & Hyde, Perfectly Frank, The Act, Marilyn: An American Fable, Woman of the Year, Cabaret. Composing: Superdimensional Microbabes (upcoming anime-based musical), Fourtune (Off-Broadway), The Silver Swan (NEA Fellowship), three theatrical CDs (The Missing Peace, Early One Morning, Songs I Won’t Be Singing), two Harvard Hasty Pudding shows (Tots in Tinseltown, Bewitched Bayou), a gospel-based Requiem, and songs for church, choir, cabaret, and "Saturday Night Live." Harvard (philosophy), Westminster (choral conducting).




Ron Melrose News

JERSEY BOYS Extends Booking at London's Trafalgar Theatre to 1 October 2023 Photo JERSEY BOYS Extends Booking at London's Trafalgar Theatre to 1 October 2023
by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022

Jersey Boys has announced that its run at London's Trafalgar Theatre has been extended, and is now booking until 1st October 2023. This musical extravaganza goes behind the music and inside the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons in the multi award-winning, true-life phenomenon, Jersey Boys.

New Cast Announced For The UK and Ireland Tour of JERSEY BOYS Photo New Cast Announced For The UK and Ireland Tour of JERSEY BOYS
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2022

New cast members have been announced joining the highly successful UK and Ireland tour of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning musical JERSEY BOYS, which is currently on the road and running simultaneously with the smash-hit West End production, playing to packed houses at the newly refurbished Trafalgar Theatre.

New Cast Announced For JERSEY BOYS in the West End; Luke Suri and More! Photo New Cast Announced For JERSEY BOYS in the West End; Luke Suri and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 7, 2022

Luke Suri, who is currently playing alternate Frankie Valli on the UK and Ireland tour, will make his West End debut as Frankie Valli in the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning smash hit musical JERSEY BOYS on 27 July 2022.  The show is now booking to 30 April 2023. 

New Dates Announced For the UK and Ireland Tour of JERSEY BOYS Photo New Dates Announced For the UK and Ireland Tour of JERSEY BOYS
by Stephi Wild - May 31, 2022

New dates have been announced for the highly successful UK and Ireland tour of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning musical JERSEY BOYS, which is currently on the road and running simultaneously with the smash-hit West End production, playing to packed houses at the newly refurbished Trafalgar Theatre. See the full schedule!

Casting Announced For JERSEY BOYS Providence Engagement Photo Casting Announced For JERSEY BOYS Providence Engagement
by A.A. Cristi - May 9, 2022

Casting has been announced for the Providence return engagement of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, playing the Providence Performing Arts Center for two performances.

JERSEY BOYS To Complete Its Run At New World Stages May 22 Photo JERSEY BOYS To Complete Its Run At New World Stages May 22
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 21, 2022

The current engagement of Tony, Olivier and Grammy Award-winning Jersey Boys at New World Stages will finish its run Sunday, May 22.

BWW Review: JERSEY BOYS, King's Theatre, Glasgow Photo BWW Review: JERSEY BOYS, King's Theatre, Glasgow
by Fiona Scott - Apr 21, 2022

Oh, what a night! The UK tour of Jersey Boys, the story of Frankie Balli & The Four Seasons returns to Glasgow. Read our critic's review.

JERSEY BOYS Launches IPA With New Jersey Beer Company Photo JERSEY BOYS Launches IPA With New Jersey Beer Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2022

Jersey Boys IPA will be available for purchase beginning April 2 exclusively at New Jersey Beer Company in North Bergen, NJ on April 2, and beginning April 7 in New Jersey and New York, including at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street), where Jersey Boys is playing.

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes With JERSEY BOYS' Return to Live Performances Photo VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes With JERSEY BOYS' Return to Live Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2022

JERSEY BOYS Off-Broadway released a behind-the-scenes video celebrating the show’s return to live performances. 

JERSEY BOYS is Coming to Popejoy Hall Photo JERSEY BOYS is Coming to Popejoy Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 15, 2022

The Albuquerque return engagement of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical¬†JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, is playing the Popejoy Hall April 7 ‚Äď 10, 2022.¬†

Ron Melrose Videos

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes With JERSEY BOYS' Return to Live Performances Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes With JERSEY BOYS' Return to Live Performances

by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2022

JERSEY BOYS Off-Broadway released a behind-the-scenes video celebrating the show’s return to live performances. 

VIDEO: JERSEY BOYS Celebrates 1000 Performances in New York City Videoplay
VIDEO: JERSEY BOYS Celebrates 1000 Performances in New York City

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 9, 2022

The Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award winning musical Jersey Boys celebrates its 1000th performance at New York City’s New World Stages today, Sunday, January 9, 2022.

VIDEO: Watch Nick Cordero 'One of the Great Ones' Memorial Tribute Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Nick Cordero 'One of the Great Ones' Memorial Tribute

by Robert Diamond - Sep 6, 2020

In honor and celebration of Nick's memory, over 150 of his friends, colleagues, and family from all over the world came together to sing the song that will keep Nick in our hearts forever 'One of the Great Ones' from A Bronx Tale. The resulting video was featured during the streaming of the memorial.

VIDEO: Casts of JERSEY BOYS Around the World Sing 'Who Loves You' Videoplay
VIDEO: Casts of JERSEY BOYS Around the World Sing 'Who Loves You'

by Stage Tube - Apr 28, 2020

275 cast members from 15 companies around the world of JERSEY BOYS have come together to honor Covid-19 relief efforts.

VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek at SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL in San Francisco Videoplay
VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek at SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL in San Francisco

by Stage Tube - Dec 20, 2019

The national tour of SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL, a moving tribute to the voice of a generation, is coming to the Golden Gate Theatre December 3 a?" 29, 2019. Go behind the scenes in the video!

BWW TV: Watch New Clips of Tony Nominees Ariana DeBose & LaChanze in SUMMER Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch New Clips of Tony Nominees Ariana DeBose & LaChanze in SUMMER

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 2, 2018

The leading ladies of Summer really are hot stuff! Just yesterday, LaChanze and Ariana DeBose earned Tony nominations for their portrayals of the Queen of Disco at different stages in her life. Watch both ladies in action as they perform 'Hot Stuff' and 'MacArthur Park' with fellow Donna, Storm Lever, below!

BWW TV: This Cast is Hot Stuff! Go Inside Opening Night of SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER M Videoplay
BWW TV: This Cast is Hot Stuff! Go Inside Opening Night of SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL!

by TV - Opening Night Special - Apr 24, 2018

SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical opened on Broadway last night, Monday, April 23, at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, 205 West 46th Street. We're taking you inside the big night with the cast! Watch the video below!

BWW TV: Donna Discos to Broadway! Watch Highlights from SUMMER Videoplay
BWW TV: Donna Discos to Broadway! Watch Highlights from SUMMER

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 23, 2018

SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical opens tonight at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre! The three actresses who play the role of musical icon Donna Summer are Tony Award winner LaChanze (The Color Purple, Once on This Island) as 'Diva Donna,' Ariana DeBose (A Bronx Tale, Hamilton) as 'Disco Donna' and Storm Lever(Freaky Friday) as 'Duckling Donna.'

VIDEO: The Queen is Back! Watch LaChanze and the Cast of SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUS Videoplay
VIDEO: The Queen is Back! Watch LaChanze and the Cast of SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL on THE TODAY SHOW!

by Macon Prickett - Apr 16, 2018

The cast of Summer: The Donna Summer Musical performed on the TODAY show this morning! The show is set to open at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre on Broadway on April 23, 2018.

BWW TV: Watch SUMMER Cast Make Final Preparations for Broadway; Previews Begin Tomorr Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch SUMMER Cast Make Final Preparations for Broadway; Previews Begin Tomorrow!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 27, 2018

Performances begin tomorrow, Wednesday March 28, for SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical on Broadway. SUMMER will open on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, 205 West 46th Street on April 23, 2018.