Memphis stage new
4.6 / 5 Rated by 77 members
Review from frankieagogo

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

reviewed Nov 10 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from JoAnne Betti

Lovely Ladies Night out. Started with Happy Hour at Scott's - small plates in the bar at 1/2 off! With discounted tickets, wine + small plates and parking, a $40 night out is a real bargain.
Music was great - cast outstanding. Bring a jacket...continued

reviewed Nov 07 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from ConnieMarie

Dancing was awesome!!! Very upbeat and hopeful--with some insight into how southern culture, not so long ago, promoted apartheid.

I had a hard time understanding the words to the songs--maybe we were in a dead zone? But I also have a slight...continued

reviewed Nov 08 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Becky

Great show. Saw it in NYC and loved it there also. Music and singers were fantastic. The only reason I didn't give it a 5 star, was the sound was a bit low/muffled. Don't know if it was where we were sitting or the theater was having problems. I...continued

reviewed Nov 07 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Barbara

It was fabulous. The singing was particularly incredible. The costumes and stage/props were also impressive.

reviewed Nov 06 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Kenna Little

This was a a lovely way to spend the evening. Everything was catchy and it had comedy, romance, drama, dancing/singing...the whole nine yards. The cast did a great job though there were obvious moments when you could hear that everyone wasn't on...continued

reviewed Nov 09 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from sheepdiver

Fantastic show! High energy singing and dancing with an engaging subject. I would definitely recommend it.

reviewed Nov 10 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Sailable

This was a great evening and I am very happy I attended. Great talent. The sound was a little too loud for me and sometimes it drowned out what the actors were singing. Seats were good and the way they are spaced there was no one blocking my...continued

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Review from Goldstar Member

I see why this show won the 2010 Tony for Best Musical. Excellent musical score and live perfomance!

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Review from Nancy Lausar

Interesting story but as a whole not sensational. It just wasn't quite as we had expected.

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Review from Thespian

It was great!!! The singing & dancing was wonderful.

reviewed Nov 07 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

Think Dreamgirls mixed with West Side Story
I loved it but my husband thought it was a women's show.

reviewed Nov 08 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from DCT

We enjoyed immensely, very energetic and great voices!

reviewed Nov 10 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Jo Ann

A well presented story and poignant depiction of the racial discord during the 50's. Loved the story-telling through the musical lyrics.

reviewed Nov 06 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Melissa Anne

As my favorite musical I was already super excited to see Memphis. The costumes are on point and the set is simple but definitely adds to the story. With upbeat music and amazing vocals, the cast pulled off a magnificent show. The dancing was...continued

reviewed Nov 10 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from ocgooner

Entertaining and funny. Great venue and the ticket I received was awesome.

reviewed Nov 09 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from JohnFildes

Fabulous show & our tickets were in the section promised!

reviewed Nov 06 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

FABulous show! A must see!! The vocals are amazing and the story line willtouch your heart.

reviewed Nov 07 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Ilene Glassman

great singing and dancing, sweet story line

reviewed Nov 10 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Myrna Erway

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

reviewed Nov 08 2012 report as inappropriate