Palo Alto Players Presents: "Million Dollar Quartet"
MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Book by Colin Escott and Floyd Mutrux Original Concept and Direction by Floyd Mutrux Inspired by Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins Directed by Jeff Bracco Music Direction by Katie Coleman MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET is the high voltage Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical, inspired by the phenomenal true story of the famed recording session where Sam Phillips, the “Father of Rock ‘n’ Roll,” brought together icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins for one unforgettable night of musical magic. Come inside the famed Sun Records recording studio for a night of rockabilly ruckus that explodes off the stage, featuring 21 timeless hits including “Blue Suede Shoes,” “Sixteen Tons,” “Great Balls of Fire,” “I Walk the Line,” “Fever,” and “Hound Dog.” “Great balls of fire! Jaw-dropping and hugely enjoyable!” - Chicago Tribune PERFORMANCE INFORMATION: Performance dates: September 16 - October 1, 2017 (preview September 15) Thursdays at 7:30pm, Fridays & Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 2pm Ticket Prices: $25-$55 (Discounts for Seniors, Educators, Patrons under 30, and Military available for all performances except Preview Night FRI SEP 15) Age Recommendation: Ages 10 and up. Approximate running time: One hour and forty-five minutes. No intermission. All performances are held at the: Lucie Stern Theater 1305 Middlefield Road Palo Alto, CA 93401 In cooperation with the City of Palo Alto, Community Services Department, Division of Arts and Sciences For more information including details about parking, wheelchair access, and listening devices, visit our Plan Your Visit Page or call 650-329-0891. To purchase 2017-18 season tickets, please visit our 87th Season Page HERE. SPECIAL EVENTS: Opening Night AfterGlow Party Saturday, September 16 Enjoy a post-show champagne reception with drinks and appetizers while meeting the cast, FREE with the purchase of a ticket for that evening’s performance. Post-Show Talkback Series Thursday, September 21 Enjoy our Talkback series with Director Jeff Bracco and members of the cast following the performance, FREE with the purchase of a ticket for any performance during the run. CAST: Carl Perkins: Tarif Pappu Johnny Cash: Greg Zema Jerry Lee Lewis: Nick Kenrick Elvis Presley: Jaake Margo Sam Phillips: Jeremy Ryan Dyanne: Jessica Lafever PRODUCTION TEAM: Director: Jeff Bracco Music Director: Katie Coleman Assistant Director: Camille Hayes Scenic Designer: Nikolaj Sorensen Costume Designer: Pat Tyler Lighting Designer: Edward Hunter Properties Designer: Scott Ludwig Sound Designer: Jeff Grafton Stage Manager: Lauren Howry Artistic Director: Patrick KleinTickets