Mattie Kelly Arts Center: Memphis
February 22, 2014
MEMPHIS - National Tour - Broadway Series, Mainstage Theater, $45 each
The national tour of the Broadway hit "Memphis" appears February 22 at 7:30 p.m. Winner of 4 Tony Awards ®! Don’t miss one of Broadway's newest and hottest national touring shows. What happens when a 1950's Memphis DJ with white listeners decides to play African-American music? Is Memphis ready for it? Is America? Inspired by the story of the legendary DJ Dewey Phillips and the music that became known as "rock 'n' roll". "This wildly entertaining show wonderfully captures the spirit of these seminal figures who would go on to change the course of popular music." The Hollywood Reporter. Individual tickets are $45 each.