Broadway’s ‘Memphis’ hits the big screen

By April 26, 2011

“Memphis,” Broadway’s current Tony Award winning Best Musical, is hitting big screens nationwide for an exclusive four-night run on Thursday, April 28; Saturday, April 30; and Tuesday, May 3, at 7:30 p.m., with a special matinée on Sunday, May 1 (all times are local). It will be presented in more than 530 movie theaters nationwide, including El Dorado Hills Stadium 13 with IMAX, 2101 Vine St., El Dorado Hills.

This is the first time the current Tony Award-winning Best Musical will be presented in movie theaters while concurrently running on Broadway. Audiences will also be treated to an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the show.

“Memphis” was captured live in performance with the original Broadway cast for this special Fathom event presentation.

“Memphis” features a Tony-winning book by Joe DiPietro (“I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change”) and a Tony-winning original score with music and lyrics composed by David Bryan, Grammy Award winning keyboard player and founding member of Bon Jovi.

Directed by Tony nominee Christopher Ashley (“Xanadu”) with choreography by Sergio Trujillo (“Jersey Boys”), the all-star cast features Tony nominee Chad Kimball, Tony nominee Montego Glover, Derrick Baskin, J. Bernard Calloway, James Monroe Iglehart, Tony nominee Michael McGrath and Cass Morgan.

Tickets for “Memphis” are available at participating theater box offices and online at

This special in-theatre NCM Fathom event will be showing April 28, May 1, and May 3 at El Dorado Hills Stadium 13 with IMAX, 2101 Vine St., El Dorado Hills.

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