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Robert Britton Lyons

 

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Transfer, 2011
Carl Perkins
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2011
Carl Perkins

Photos

Robert Britton Lyons, Sam Weber, David Sonneborn, Nat Zegree, Jacob Rowley, Scott Mor Photo

Robert Britton Lyons, Sam Weber, David Sonneborn, Nat Zegree, Jacob Rowley, Scott Moreau

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Date:
08/21/2015
Nat Zegree with Robert Britton Lyons, Sam Weber, David Sonneborn, Jacob Rowley, and S Photo

Nat Zegree with Robert Britton Lyons, Sam Weber, David Sonneborn, Jacob Rowley, and Scott Moreau

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Date:
08/21/2015
Hunter Foster, Nat Zegree, Robert Britton Lyons, Bradford T. Kenney, Jacob Rowley and Photo

Hunter Foster, Nat Zegree, Robert Britton Lyons, Bradford T. Kenney, Jacob Rowley and Scott Moreau

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Date:
08/21/2015
Cast Members Robert Britton Lyons, Martin Kaye, Justin Shandor and Benjamin D. Hale Photo

Cast Members Robert Britton Lyons, Martin Kaye, Justin Shandor and Benjamin D. Hale

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Date:
02/20/2014

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Transfer, 2011
Carl Perkins

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2011
Carl Perkins






Robert Britton Lyons News

Theater Stories: RENT, PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL, THE LEHMAN TRILOGY and More About T Photo Theater Stories: RENT, PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL, THE LEHMAN TRILOGY and More About The Nederlander Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 27, 2020

This week's Theater Stories features the Nederlander Theatre! Learn about the theatre's longest-running show - Rent; recent shows to have been performed at the theatre, including War Paint, and Pretty Woman, plus much more!

Broadway's Original Elvis Comes to MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at Ivoryton Playhouse
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 12, 2017

Eddie Clendening, who originated the role of Elvis in the Broadway production, and Evan Buckley Harris who portrayed Johnny Cash in the National Tour and Las Vegas companies, will both be joining the Ivoryton Playhouse production of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET for the final week of the run. Jacqueline Hubbard, Producing Artistic Director stated "We are sorry to see both John Rochette and Jeremy Sevelovitz leave our production. They are both stellar performers and unfortunately had conflicts for this final week. However, we are definitely looking forward to the new additions to the family. Even if you have already seen the show, you may want to come back and see it again with our new cast."

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Rocks Out at the Ivoryton Playhouse
by A.A. Cristi - May 26, 2017

What would happen if rock-n'-roll legends Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Johnny Cash all got together for one night only to give one of the most epic jam sessions the world has ever known? That's what happens in MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, the Tony-winning musical that brings to life this legendary session that occurred on December 4, 1956 at Sun Records Studio in Memphis, Tennessee. Sam Phillips, the "Father of Rock 'n' Roll" who was responsible for launching the careers of each icon, brought the four legendary musicians together at the Sun Records studio in Memphis for the first and only time. The resulting evening became known as one of the greatest rock 'n' roll jam sessions in history.

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Comes to the Ivoryton Playhouse
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2017

What would happen if rock-n'-roll legends Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Johnny Cash all got together for one night only to give one of the most epic jam sessions the world has ever known? That's what happens in MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, the Tony-winning musical that brings to life this legendary session that occurred on December 4, 1956 at Sun Records Studio in Memphis, Tennessee. Sam Phillips, the "Father of Rock 'n' Roll" who was responsible for launching the careers of each icon, brought the four legendary musicians together at the Sun Records studio in Memphis for the first and only time. The resulting evening became known as one of the greatest rock 'n' roll jam sessions in history.

Hunter Foster Helms Starry MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, Starting Tonight at Ogunquit Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

The Ogunquit Playhouse brings back the most popular show in its history, the Tony Award-winning musical Million Dollar Quartet, on stage tonight, October 5, through November 6.

Starry MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Will Return to Ogunquit Playhouse; Hunter Foster to Direct!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

The Ogunquit Playhouse will bring back the most popular show in its history, the Tony Award-winning musical Million Dollar Quartet, on stage October 5 through November 6.

Photo Flash: Hunter Foster Directs MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at Westchester Broadway Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 25, 2016

Check out brand-new stills from the Hunter Foster-directed production of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET.

Photo Flash: Westchester Broadway Theatre Presents THE MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET
by Rebecca Russo - Jul 23, 2016

The international smash hit musical, MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET is set on December 4, 1956, when an auspicious twist of fate brought Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley together. Sam Phillips, the 'Father of Rock 'n' Roll' who was responsible for launching the careers of each icon, brought the four legendary musicians together at the Sun Records studio in Memphis for the first and only time. The resulting evening became known as one of the greatest rock 'n' roll jam sessions in history.

WBT to Present MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET
by Tyler Peterson - Jul 8, 2016

The international smash hit musical, MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET is set on December 4, 1956, when an auspicious twist of fate brought Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley together. Sam Phillips, the "Father of Rock 'n' Roll" who was responsible for launching the careers of each icon, brought the four legendary musicians together at the Sun Records studio in Memphis for the first and only time. The resulting evening became known as one of the greatest rock 'n' roll jam sessions in history.

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET to Welcome The Righteous Brothers for One-Night-Only Guest Performance
by Tyler Peterson - Jun 29, 2016

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame duo and Harrah's Las Vegas headliners, The Righteous Brothers - Bill Medley and Bucky Heard will share the stage with the cast of the smash-hit musical MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET for a special, one-night-only encore performance during the show's dazzling finale in the Harrah's Showroom at Harrah's Las Vegas on Thursday, July 7, at 8 p.m. Tickets for this can't-miss performance are available at MDQVegas.com, by visiting the Harrah's Showroom box office, or by calling (702) 777-2782.

Robert Britton Lyons Videos

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at Ogunquit Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Aug 28, 2015

The Ogunquit Playhouse is the first regional theatre in the country to produce the Tony Award-winning musical MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, onstage now through September 19, 2015. BroadwayWorld has highlights from the show below!

BWW TV: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Plays Broadway in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 14, 2011

Below, we bring you the performances from MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at Broadway in Bryant Park.

BWW TV: Christopher Sieber, Nikka Graff Lanzarone and CHICAGO Play Broadway in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 14, 2011

Below, we bring you the performances of Chistopher Sieber, Nikka Graff Lanzarone and more in Chicago at Broadway in Bryant Park!

BWW TV: Aaron Tveit, Kerry Butler & CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Play Broadway in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 15, 2011

Below, we bring you the performances of Aaron Tveit, Kerry Butler and the cast of Catch Me If You Can at Broadway in Bryant Park!

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: 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: Jerry Lee Lewis and the Cast of Million Dollar Quartet!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 11, 2010

Music legend Jerry Lee Lewis, the last surviving member of the real ‚ÄėMillion Dollar Quartet,' joined the cast of the Tony nominated Best Musical MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET for a special encore during the Friday evening, September 10 performance.


Robert Britton Lyons Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Robert Britton Lyons been in?
Robert Britton Lyons has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Robert Britton Lyons been in?
Robert Britton Lyons has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Robert Britton Lyons's first West End show?
Robert Britton Lyons's first West End show was Million Dollar Quartet which opened in 2011