‘Memphis’ at the Fox Theatre
“Memphis, the 2010 Tony Award-winner for Best Musical, hits the Fox Theatre this week.
Judging from the bios on the website, this cast is going to be first rate. Members have danced with Ailey II, appeared in Broadway shows, as well as in the Broadway “Memphis” cast, and have performed at Carnegie Hall and with Cirque du Soleil.
Story by Joe DiPietro (I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change), Tony Award-winning original score by David Bryan (Bon Jovi) and Joe DiPietro, direction by Christopher Ashley (Xanadu) and choreography by Sergio Trujillo (Jersey Boys).
“Memphis” runs Jan. 31-Feb. 5 at The Fox Theatre.