This hot new Broadway musical won four Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Book and Best Score.
Set in the underground dance clubs of 1950s Memphis, it’s about a white radio DJ who wants to change the world and a black club singer who’s ready for her big break. Full of explosive dancing, irresistible songs and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love, Memphis tells an incredible story inspired by actual events.
Don’t miss delicious Hickory Park BBQ before the show of Memphis!
Hickory Park is providing $15 BBQ plates with all the fixings (3 sides and a beverage) on Thursday, October 24 between 5:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. at Stephens Auditorium’s Celebrity Cafe.
Reserve Your Seat Now!Smoked Sandwich Variety includes Beef, Pork or Turkey.
Vegetarian Black Bean Burgers will also be available.
Celebrity Café Pre-Show Presentation (7:00 p.m.)
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On Stage Event
Students from area schools that have registered with our On Stage program will be attending the performance and discussing it afterwards.