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Department of Theatre and Musical Theatre
Erica Starr Theatre
Saturday, Apr 30, 2022 at 7:30 PM (CT)


Book and Lyrics by Joe DiPietro, Music and Lyrics by David Bryan

The Department of Theatre and Musical Theatre presents "Memphis," Book and Lyrics by Joe DiPietro Music and Lyrics by David Bryan. Shows will take place April 28-30 at 7:30 pm each evening and 2 pm Saturday matinee in the Erica Starr Theatre.

From the underground dance clubs of 1950’s Memphis, Tennessee, comes the Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical that bursts off the stage with explosive dancing, irresistible songs and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love. Inspired by actual events, "Memphis" is about a white radio DJ who wants to change the world and a black club singer who is ready for her big break. Come along on their incredible journey to the ends of the airwaves– filled with laughter, soaring emotion and roof-raising rock ‘n’ roll. Winner of four 2010 Tony Awards including Best Musical and two 2015 Olivier Awards, "Memphis" features a Tony-winning book by Joe DiPietro and a Tony-winning original score with music by Bon Jovi founding member David Bryan. 

The Erica Starr Theatre is located in the University Theatre Center at 1740 Bobby K Marks Drive, Huntsville, TX 77340. 

Tickets are available on the Box Office website for $12 in advance and $15 on the day of the event. 

SHSU students, faculty, and staff can redeem one free ticket per Sam ID. Student tickets are available on the day of the event. Restrictions may apply. 

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1740 Bobby K. Marks Drive Huntsville, TX 77340

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