The producers of the musical "All Shook Up" announced today that it will play its final performance on Sunday, September 25, 2005, at Broadway's Palace Theatre (1564 Broadway at 47th Street). With a cast of 30, "All Shook Up" stars Cheyenne Jackson, Jenn Gambatese, Jonathan Hadary, Leah Hocking, Curtis Holbrook, Nikki M. James, John Jellison, Alix Korey, Mark Price and Sharon Wilkins, and will have played 33 preview and 213 regular performances. A national tour of All Shook Up is being planned, as well as several international companies.
All Shook Up has a book by Joe DiPietro, is choreographed by Ken Roberson with additional choreography by Sergio Trujillo, and is directed by Chrisopher Ashley. All Shook Up is a new musical comedy that tells the story of a small town girl (Gambatese) who dreams of hitting the open road, and the guitar-playing stranger (Jackson) who brings romance, rebellion and rock 'n' roll into her life. All Shook Up features such Elvis Presley classics as "Heartbreak Hotel," "Burning Love," "Love Me Tender," "Can't Help Falling in Love," "Jailhouse Rock," "Blue Suede Shoes," "A Little Less Conversation," "Hound Dog," "Don't Be Cruel," and of course, "All Shook Up."