A True New York Story
John Jerome, corporate party planner, does good deeds - embezzles $4 million!!!
Goes to prison, gets out, wants to tell his story, for a book.
Gay Robin Hood? White collar criminal?
King of Cabaret?
Who knows? He never gave an interview.
Seven actors. One singer. One pianist.
Nine original songs.
One amazing journey.
In 2003, John called on Cheryl King to help him set the record straight...
Cheryl and John enjoy a beverage at Arturo's, a fine restaurant on the corner of 85th and York, in John's neighborhood.
THE YORK THEATRE BROUGHT ARTURO'S WINDOW BACK FOR A SECOND STAGED READING ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2007
JUST LIKE THE FIRST - WAITING LISTED
The York Theatre Company
James Morgan, Producing Artistic Director says of the play, “There is incredible potential in Arturo’s Window; I am fascinated by it. We at the York Theatre are very pleased to be involved in the development of this show, and who knows what else
down the road?”
York Theatre Company
The Theatre at Saint Peter’s
54th Street, Just East of Lexington
“Remembering with Hope”, the book about John Jerome's story, by John Loan (aka John Jerome) & Betsy Gilbert, is nearly complete. Click the button to be directed to the book website.
John Mercurio and Bobby Belfry just recorded a number of songs from the show. Click here to hear them.
John Jerome attended the May 21 reading at the York
John Jerome, about Arturo's Window..."I have been sharing stories with Cheryl for several years now. I heartily endorse the Arturo's Window project, and am delighted with the recent developments. I can't wait to see it on stage again."
John Jerome, Cheryl King & Jim Morgan