As the first strains of rock 'n' roll are heard in the clubs and dance halls of a segregated '50s Memphis, a white DJ and a black singer find fame thanks to the new sound, but their forbidden love could jeopardize everything. Winner of four Tony Awards, including Best Musical, this soulful stage play, written by Bon Jovi keyboardist David Bryan and Joe DiPietro, stars Chad Kimball and Montego Glover; songs include "Underground," "Steal Your Rock 'n' Roll," "Scratch My Itch." 131 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; featurette.
Tony Award-Winning musical MEMPHIS takes place in the smoky halls and underground clubs of the segregated 50s, where a young white DJ named Huey Calhoun (Chad Kimball, Tony. Nominee for Best Male lead in a musical) falls in love with everything he shouldn't: Rock and Roll, and an electrifying Black singer (Montego Glover, Tony. Nominee for Best Female lead in a musical.) MEMPHIS is an original story about the cultural revolution that erupted when his vision met her voice, and the music changed forever. Bursting off the stage with explosive dancing, irresistible songs and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love, this incredible journey is filled with laughter, soaring emotion and roof-raising Rock 'n' Roll.