MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET to Welcome Frankie Moreno, 10/1
Stratosphere headliner Frankie Moreno joins the cast of the smash-hit musical MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET on Oct. 1 at 7 p.m. in the Harrah's Las Vegas Showroom for a special guest encore performance. For one-night-only, Moreno will take center stage alongside the cast following their finale act. Tickets are available at the Showroom box office, by visiting MDQVegas.com or by calling (702) 777-2782.
Named "Headliner of the Year in Las Vegas," Moreno is a classically-trained musician who continues to entertain audiences with his sophistication and attention-grabbing show Wednesdays-Saturdays at Stratosphere Hotel. Following in the footsteps of previous Las Vegas headliners, Moreno is the third guest performer to jam live onstage with the Las Vegas company at Harrah's.
The Las Vegas company of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET continues to welcome fellow Strip performers to the stage to celebrate the music of the production's era through live jam sessions, in addition to showcasing the talents of the cast and those of other Las Vegas performers. Entertainers that have graced the stage with the cast include Bally's Las Vegas headliner and one-woman vocal phenomenon, Véronic DiCaire, and most recently "American Idol" winner Taylor Hicks.
The Vegas cast of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET features Benjamin D. Hale (Johnny Cash), Justin Shandor (Elvis Presley), Martin Kaye (Jerry Lee Lewis), Robert Britton Lyons (Carl Perkins), Marc D. Donovan (Sam Phillips) and Felice Garcia (Dyanne).
The Tony Award Winning musical, MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET takes place on December 4, 1956, when Sam Phillips, the "Father of Rock 'n' Roll," brought iconic musicians Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins together at the Sun Records storefront studio in Memphis for the first and only time.
MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET brings that legendary December night to life with the extraordinary story of secrets, betrayal, and the once in a lifetime celebration of four friends that is both poignant and funny. Relive the era with the smash-hit sensation featuring an incredible score of rock 'n' roll, gospel, R&B and country hits, performed live onstage by world-class actors and musicians. Showcased hit songs include: "Blue Suede Shoes," "I Walk the Line," "Great Balls of Fire,""Sixteen Tons," "Who Do You Love?," "Fever," "Folsom Prison Blues," "Ring of Fire," "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On," "Hound Dog," and more. For more information on MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, please visitwww.MDQVegas.com.
MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET performs Monday and Thursday at 5:30 p.m. & 8 p.m., Tuesday-Wednesday, Friday and Sunday at 7 p.m.; dark Saturday. Ticket prices range from $62.70 - 86.90 plus all applicable fees and are available at the Harrah's Showroom box office, by visiting Ticketmaster.com or by calling (702) 777-2782. For groups of 10 or more, please call (866) 633-0195 or (702) 853-5950.
Unlike any other show on the Strip, Frankie Moreno Live at Stratosphere is a throwback to the kinds of performances that made Vegas showrooms famous! Moreno takes his artistry - switching seamlessly from piano to drums, from harmonica to acoustic guitar, dancing, singing and cracking jokes; it's a fun and freewheeling scene that you just shouldn't pass up. It's a show full of music performed by talented musicians, where guests feel welcomed and invited to share the experience right along with the performers.