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Memphis Reviews

Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Segerstrom Hall (Costa Mesa, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

77 ratings
4.6 average rating
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11 reviews
29 stars
attended Nov 07 2012

I recommend this heartily! An excellent show with amazing music and extremely talented vocalists performing it! I also thought the lighting and set design (with stage mechanisms) was wonderful.

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11 reviews
2 stars
attended Nov 08 2012

Sensational show from start to finish. The talented cast was amazing. Felicia Boswell is going to be a HUGE star. Wonderful singing and dancing, and a great story. A wonderful theatrical event.

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5 reviews
3 stars
attended Nov 10 2012

The show was absolutely magnificent! Great songs, choreography, acting, and set design! It really threw us back in time in Memphis before the Civil Rights' Movement and made us feel for how people were treated back then. Absolutely splendid!

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Kat Williams Red Velvet
39 events
3 reviews
64 stars
attended Nov 09 2012

Memphis was a joy to watch. We had a wonderful time.

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3 reviews
2 stars
attended Nov 08 2012

Not the best I've seen, but enjoyed the show, especially the singing and dancing.

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2 reviews
4 stars
attended Nov 07 2012

Great music, dance and some comedy mixed into a great story. Excellent show!

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435 reviews
-105 stars
attended Nov 07 2012

Maybe the best of the civil rights era nostalgia musicals.

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57 reviews
5 stars
attended Nov 10 2012

Really great show. I had seen the video when it played at the AMC theatre and wanted to see it done live. The leads are both very good. As good as the originals in N.Y.

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Arnie Hershamn
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46 reviews
28 stars
attended Nov 08 2012

Fantastic show. After getting oxygen as we arrived at our seats the music and dancing blow the audience away. It has all the elements of a great Broadway musical.

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42 reviews
2 stars
attended Nov 09 2012

VERY GOOD SINING AND THE DANCE WAS GOOD ALSO. THE DANCING WASN'T VERY TECHNICAL.

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36 reviews
3 stars
attended Nov 08 2012

great dancing & choreography. good music, story was a little slow in the beginning.

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23 reviews
8 stars
attended Nov 07 2012

The story and music was great and the singing was amazing! We had a blast!

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16 reviews
6 stars
attended Nov 10 2012

fabulous singing and great dancing.

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14 reviews
5 stars
attended Nov 08 2012

Loved the powerful singing and all the dancing. The choreography was wonderful. Also, great seats!

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Sue
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13 reviews
14 stars
attended Nov 09 2012

GREAT DANCING, SINGING AND STORY. DON'T MISS IT.

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13 reviews
4 stars
attended Nov 07 2012

great story, music and performances

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12 reviews
33 stars
attended Nov 08 2012

Wonderfully entertaining! Excellent music, dancing. Awesome singing! High energy throughout the whole performance.

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11 reviews
3 stars
attended Nov 09 2012

I enjoyed the musical play. Historical info about US music scene (R&B, soul, gospel) and accompanying political/social climate was informative.

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11 reviews
14 stars
attended Nov 10 2012

Not a very interesting story. I also thought the music would be better.

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10 reviews
2 stars
attended Nov 10 2012

Gospel driven performances with 50's Rock and Roll undertones that impress and make for a satisfying night of musical theater. Somewhat short of story and unique style, Memphis never reaches the heights of Broadway's best. Art Production and...continued

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