Million Dollar Quartet Denver Tickets
The Million Dollar Quartet is the name given to an impromptu recording session, in 1956, that featured four rock ‘n’ roll icons of that time. The recording session marked a monumental day in America’s music history as Carl Perkins, Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Johnny Cash gathered together by pure chance at the Sun Records studio. Initially Perkins came to the studio so that he could create new material for his album. Lee Lewis, the expert piano player was called in for Perkins’s session. However, some time into the recording, Presley came in, followed by Cash a while later. Fortunately, the artists’ casual jam session was recorded. Get Million Dollar Quartet Denver tickets and watch the re-enactment of that same historic day.
The recording session of the Million Dollar Quartet has spawned many theatrical productions to capture the euphoric moment and bring it to theatre lovers. The juke box musical was originally penned by Floyd Mutrux and Colin Escott. The Broadway production of this musical, heaped in praises from critics and fans, resulting in three Tony Award nominations. It also managed a Drama Desk nomination for Outstanding Musical. Get Million Dollar Quartet Denver tickets and watch the electrifying musical as it makes its way to the Buell Theatre in Denver. Denver, the capital of Colorado, will be under the spotlight once again as another Broadway hit is set to be staged in the “Queen City of the West”.
The dazzling cast makes the memorable day, fourth of December, come to life with a dramatized version of events. Directed by Eric Schaeffer the Million Dollar Quartet ensures it does justice to impersonating some of the most legendary names in music. The proceedings of the day are made even more engrossing, when a subplot of betrayal, secrets and broken promises surfaces in the story.
With timeless rock ‘n’ roll hits such as “Blue Suede Shoes,””Who Do You Love?” and “Great Balls of Fire” incorporated in the musical, Million Dollar Quartet is a musical treat for all. The music and singing merges in immaculately with the story, thanks to the brilliant vocals skills of the actors. Take a trip down the memory lane and witness the historic jam session of some of the biggest names in music.