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Chuck Mead

 
Bio:
For the past 15 years singer/songwriter Chuck Mead has stood at the forefront of the Americana roots music movement as co-founder and front man of the three-time Grammy-nominated and Country Music Association Award-winning country band BR-549. After five acclaimed albums and two hit EPs, Chuck ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
For the past 15 years singer/songwriter Chuck Mead has stood at the forefront of the Americana roots music movement as co-founder and front man of the three-time Grammy-nominated and Country Music Association Award-winning country band BR-549. After five acclaimed albums and two hit EPs, Chuck ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[US Tour, 2011]
Music Arranger
Musical Supervisor
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Music Arranger
Musical Supervisor
 
[West End, 2011]
Music Arranger
Musical Supervisor
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Music Arranger
Musical Supervisor

Chuck Mead Biography

For the past 15 years singer/songwriter Chuck Mead has stood at the forefront of the Americana roots music movement as co-founder and front man of the three-time Grammy-nominated and Country Music Association Award-winning country band BR-549. After five acclaimed albums and two hit EPs, Chuck released his first solo record Journeyman's Wager in 2009 and continues to tour the world. Also known as a record producer, Million Dollar Quartet is Chuck's first foray into musical theatre.





Chuck Mead News

Album Review: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS Brings Together The 4 Legendary Voices Photo Album Review: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS Brings Together The 4 Legendary Voices Of Christmas Past From This Rock & Roll Musical Recreation
by Bobby Patrick - Nov 3, 2022

The reason to pick up MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS, even if you are uncompromising fans ... is this company of players. Delivering with love and respect all the musical ingenuities of Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Elvis they give their all to give you a single source for this Christmas music with performances that will have you dancing about the house for the holidays.

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS Is Coming To The Brown Theatre On November 26 Photo MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS Is Coming To The Brown Theatre On November 26
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 1, 2022

The heartwarming holiday musical, Million Dollar Quartet Christmas, is set to play the Brown Theatre (315 West Broadway) Saturday, November 26, 2022 as part of a 26-city national touring production. Members of the original Million Dollar Quartet team, Tony-nominated book writer Colin Escott and original orchestrator Chuck Mead, reunite with director Scott Weinstein for this new musical holiday celebration.

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS Cast Album Out Now Photo MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS Cast Album Out Now
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2022

The Million Dollar Quartet Christmas cast album is now available everywhere music is streaming and physical copies of the album will be available in stores beginning November 11, 2022.

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS to Launch 26-City National Tour Photo MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS to Launch 26-City National Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2022

The heartwarming holiday musical, Million Dollar Quartet Christmas, will launch a 26-city national tour beginning Saturday, November 12, 2022 in Oklahoma City, OK.

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS Is Coming To The UIS Performing Arts Center, Novembe Photo MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS Is Coming To The UIS Performing Arts Center, November 23
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 26, 2022

The original team behind the Tony Award-winning Broadway hit reunites with Million Dollar Quartet Christmas, the brand-new heartwarming holiday rock 'n' roll musical, coming to the UIS Performing Arts Center on Wednesday, November 23rd.

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS to Release Cast Recording Photo MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS to Release Cast Recording
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2022

A Million Dollar Quartet Christmas cast album will be released on Friday, October 28, 2022 distributed throughout North America by BFD/The Orchard in conjunction with a national touring production of the heartwarming holiday rock n’ roll musical.

Actors' Playhouse At The Miracle Theatre Announces 2022 ‚Ä" 2023 Season; ESCAPE TO MA Photo Actors' Playhouse At The Miracle Theatre Announces 2022 ‚Ä" 2023 Season; ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE, BRIGHT STAR & More!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 29, 2022

Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre has announced the five Mainstage productions secured for its milestone 35th Anniversary Season in 2022 - 2023.

The Country Music Cruise 2023 Announces Lineup Photo The Country Music Cruise 2023 Announces Lineup
by Michael Major - Apr 6, 2022

The 9th Annual Country Music Cruise aboard Holland America’s stunning Nieuw Amsterdam will feature Randy Owen, Clay Walker, The Oak Ridge Boys, Mark Chesnutt, Neal McCoy, Pam Tillis, sleep At The Wheel, Johnny Lee, John Berry, Jimmy Fortune, T.G. Sheppard, Gary Morris, Darin & Brooke Aldridge, and many others.

Theatrical Rights Worldwide Acquires MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS Photo Theatrical Rights Worldwide Acquires MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS
by Stephi Wild - Mar 23, 2022

Theatrical Rights Worldwide (TRW) today announced exclusive representation to license MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS, a holiday reimagining of the mega-hit and Tony Award-nominated Best Musical MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, for North America. 

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS Comes to the Stranahan Theater This Month
by Stephi Wild - Dec 9, 2021

The American Theatre Guild has announced¬†the holiday rock ‚Äėn‚Äô roll production of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET CHRISTMAS is coming to the Stranahan Theater in Toledo. This engagement is a part of the BROADWAY IS BACK IN TOLEDO SERIES and will take the stage on December 15, 2021 at 7:30 p.m.

Chuck Mead Videos

BWW TV: Robert Britton Lyons Brings His Rockabilly Alter-Ego Back to Broadway in MDQ!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 13, 2011

On May 3, Robert Britton Lyons, Million Dollar Quartet's original Carl Perkins, returned home to the Nederlander stage in the hit production. Lyons is just back from West End, where he originated the role of Perkins in Million Dollar Quartet for London audiences. Original co-star Hunter Foster rejoined the produciton on May 3, as well.

STAGE TUBE: Cowboy Jack Clement Performs in MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 22, 2011

Yesterday evening, Clement took the stage of the Nederlander Theatre to join the cast of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET in the special encore. Cowboy Jack Clement is a legendary songwriter and record producer. On the date of the 1956 Million Dollar Quartet sessions at Sun Records, Jack was the engineer. Without Cowboy Jack, Presley, Cash, Lewis & Perkin's impromptu recording session would never have been documented on tape. Cowboy Jack has worked with such legends as Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton, Ray Charles, Carl Perkins, Bobby Bare, Elvis Presley, Jim Reeves, Jerry Lee Lewis, Cliff Richard, Charley Pride, Tom Jones, Dickey Lee, Hank Snow, and Waylon Jennings.

STAGE TUBE: Kathie Lee & Hoda Talk MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 27, 2011

Yesterday Kathie Lee Gifford, the co-host of the fourth hour of NBC's 'Today Show' performed the Patsy Kline classic 'Stop Look and Listen' with the cast of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, the Broadway musical sensation.

STAGE TUBE: Kathie Lee Gifford Takes the Stage with MDQ
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 27, 2011

Today Wednesday, January 26, Kathie Lee Gifford joined the cast of Million Dollar Quartet on stage for a special 'Sitting in with the Band' performance. Click below for a first look at her performance!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes with MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET on LX NY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 5, 2011

Last night, 'LX NY' reporter Maria Sansone got a tour of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET's stage and instruments. Levi Kreis, Robert Britton Lyons and Corey Kaiser discuss their piano, guitars and bass and show Maria some special moves from the show.

STAGE TUBE: Darlene Love Visits MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 10, 2010

Yesterday evening, Love took the stage of the Nederlander Theatre to join the cast of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET in the special encore. Love has been hailed as one of the greatest singers in pop music starting with her first number one recording, 'He's A Rebel,' through her string of label hits with legendary producer Phil Spector, including 'Da Doo Ron Ron,' 'He's Sure The Boy I'm Gonna Marry,' and 'Christmas Baby Please Come Home.' Love was recently nominated for the third time to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

STAGE TUBE: Ray Benson Performs Live with MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 17, 2010

Yesterday evening, Benson took the stage of the Nederlander Theatre to join the cast of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET in the special encore.

STAGE TUBE: Lesley Gore Takes the Stage with MDQ!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 29, 2010

Yesterday evening, Gore took the stage of the Nederlander Theatre to join the cast of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET in the special encore. Click below to see her performances of 'When Will I Be Loved' and 'It's My Party.'

STAGE TUBE: Larry Gatlin Takes the Stage with MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 9, 2010

Yesterday, August 8, Grammy-winning country music star Larry Gatlin took the stage of the Nederlander Theatre to join the cast of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET in a special performance of the song 'Johnny Cash is Dead and His House Burned Down,' a song written in tribute to Cash who was a friend of Gatlin's. In addition, Gatlin wrote songs that were recorded by Cash, Elvis Presley, and Carl Perkins, three of the members of the real Million Dollar Quartet. BroadwayWorld brings you a look at his cameo below!

STAGE TUBE: Melissa Ethridge Rocks 'Ball & Chain' and 'Trouble' with Broadway's QUARTET - Official Video!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 24, 2010

Last night, Etheridge took the stage of the Nederlander Theatre (208 West 41st Street) to join the cast with special performances of 'Ball and Chain' and 'Trouble.'