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Nederlander Theatre , (4/11/2010 - 6/12/2011)
First Preview:Mar 13, 2010 Total Previews:34
Opening Date:Apr 11, 2010   
Closing Date:Jun 12, 2011 Total Performances:489

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: Sun Records' storefront studio in Memphis. 1956.


Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Nederlander Organization (James M. Nederlander: Chairman; James L. Nederlander: President)
Produced by Relevant Theatricals, John Cossette Productions, American Pop Anthology, Broadway Across America and James L. Nederlander
Developed and Produced at Village Theatre ( Robb Hunt, Producer; Steve Tomkins, Artistic Director); Originally presented by Seaside Music Theater (Tippin Davidson, Producer; Lester Malizia, Artistic Director)
Book by Colin Escott and Floyd Mutrux; Music arranged by Chuck Mead; Additional Arrangements by Levi Kreis
Directed by Eric Schaeffer; Conceived by Floyd Mutrux; Originally directed by: Floyd Mutrux; Assistant Director: David Ruttura
Scenic Design by Derek McLane; Costume Design by Jane Greenwood; Lighting Design by Howell Binkley; Sound Design by Kai Harada; Hair and Wig Design by Tom Watson; Associate Scenic Design: Shoko Kambara; Associate Costume Design: Moria Clinton; Associate Lighting Design: Ryan O'Gara
General Manager: Alan Wasser and Allan Williams; Company Manager: Jolie Gabler
Production Manager: Juniper Street Productions; Production Stage Manager: Robert Witherow; Assistant Stage Mgr: Carolyn Kelson and Erik Hayden
Musical Supervisor: Chuck Mead; Bass: Corey Kaiser; Drummer: Larry Lelli
Casting: Telsey + Company; Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Director of Marketing: Carol Chiavetta; Marketing: Allied Live; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.; Photographer: Joan Marcus
Cast
Eddie Clendening
Broadway debut
Elvis Presley
Lance Guest
Broadway debut
Johnny Cash
Levi Kreis
Broadway debut
Jerry Lee Lewis (Mar 13, 2010 - Mar 03, 2011)
Rob Lyons
Broadway debut
Carl Perkins (Mar 13, 2010 - Mar 13, 2011)
Hunter Foster Sam Phillips
Elizabeth Stanley Dyanne (Mar 13, 2010 - Mar 13, 2011)
Understudies: Christopher Ryan Grant (Johnny Cash), Erik Hayden (Carl Perkins, Elvis Presley), Jared Mason (Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis), Victoria Matlock (Dyanne), James Moye (Sam Phillips) and James Scheider (Jerry Lee Lewis)
Tony Award®
 2010 Best Musical [nominee]
Produced by Relevant Theatricals, John Cossette Productions, American Pop Anthology, Broadway Across America and James L. Nederlander
 2010 Best Book of a Musical [nominee]
Book by Colin Escott and Floyd Mutrux
winner 2010 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [winner]
Levi Kreis
Drama Desk Award
 2010 Outstanding Musical Revue [nominee]
Produced by Relevant Theatricals, John Cossette Productions, American Pop Anthology, Broadway Across America and James L. Nederlander

ACT 1Sung By
Blue Suede Shoes
(music by Carl L. Perkins; lyrics by Carl L. Perkins)
Company
Real Wild Child
(music by John O'Keefe, John Greenan and Dave Owens; lyrics by John O'Keefe, John Greenan and Dave Owens)
Jerry Lee Lewis
Matchbox
(music by Carl L. Perkins; lyrics by Carl L. Perkins)
Carl Perkins
Who Do You Love?
(music by Ellas McDaniel; lyrics by Ellas McDaniel)
Carl Perkins
Folsom Prison Blues
(music by John R. Cash; lyrics by John R. Cash)
Johnny Cash
Fever
(music by Eddie Cooley and Johnny Davenport; lyrics by Eddie Cooley and Johnny Davenport)
Dyanne
Memories Are Made of This
(music by Terry Gilkyson, Richard Dehr and Frank Miller; lyrics by Terry Gilkyson, Richard Dehr and Frank Miller)
Elvis Presley
That's All Right
(music by Arthur Crudup; lyrics by Arthur Crudup)
Elvis Presley
Brown Eyed Handsome Man
(music by Chuck Berry; lyrics by Chuck Berry)
Company
Down by the Riverside Company
Sixteen Tons
(music by Merle Travis; lyrics by Merle Travis)
Johnny Cash
My Babe
(music by Willie Dixon; lyrics by Willie Dixon)
Carl Perkins
Long Tall Sally
(music by Robert Blackwell, Enotris Johnson and Richard Penniman; lyrics by Robert Blackwell, Enotris Johnson and Richard Penniman)
Elvis Presley
Peace in the Valley
(music by Thomas A. Dorsey; lyrics by Thomas A. Dorsey)
Company
I Walk the Line
(music by John R. Cash; lyrics by John R. Cash)
Johnny Cash
I Hear You Knockin
(music by Dave Bartholomew and Pearl King; lyrics by Dave Bartholomew and Pearl King)
Dyanne
Party
(music by Jessie Mae Robinson; lyrics by Jessie Mae Robinson)
Carl Perkins and Company
Great Balls of Fire
(music by Otis Blackwell and Jack Hammer; lyrics by Otis Blackwell and Jack Hammer)
Jerry Lee Lewis
Down by the Riverside (Reprise)Company
Hound Dog
(music by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller; lyrics by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller)
Elvis Presley
Ghost Riders
(music by Stan Jones; lyrics by Stan Jones)
Johnny Cash
See You Later Alligator
(music by Robert Guidry; lyrics by Robert Guidry)
Carl Perkins
Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On
(music by Curly Williams; lyrics by Curly Williams)
Jerry Lee Lewis