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Memphis The Musical

When

Sunday, January 19, 2014

Where

WVU Creative Arts Center

About the Event

TURN UP THAT DIAL ... From the underground dance clubs of 1950s Memphis, Tenn., comes a hot new Broadway musical that bursts off the stage with explosive dancing, irresistible songs and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love. Inspired by actual events, Memphis is about a radio DJ who wants to change the world and a club singer who is ready for her big break. Come along on their incredible journey to the ends of the airwaves—filled with laughter, soaring emotion and roof-raising rock 'n' roll. Winner of four 2010 Tony Awards including Best Musical, Memphis played pre-Broadway at the La Jolla Playhouse and Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre, and features a Tony-winning book by Joe DiPietro (I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change) and a Tony-winning original score with music by Bon Jovi's founding member David Bryan. Memphis is directed by Tony nominee Christopher Ashley (Xanadu), and choreographed by Sergio Trujillo (Jersey Boys). Get ready to experience Broadway's most exciting new destination~ what AP calls "The very essence of what a Broadway musical should be."


High Energy

Energetic and loud; come prepared to move or tap your feet.


National Tour

Nationally-touring productions exhibit the same quality seen on Broadway that you have come to expect from University Arts Series productions.Some shows use the same sets and costumes from the Broadway production.


Ticket Information

Mountainlair and Creative Arts Center Box Offices (10 a.m. - 6 p.m.)


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