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Memphis premiere of Del Shores’ hit comedy A VERY SORDID WEDDING, presented by Outflix Film Festival Thursday, Sept. 28th!

September 25, 2017 - articles

(Image above: Bonnie Bedelia, Leslie Jordan, Rue McClanahan (portrait), Dale Dickey and Ann Walker in Del Shores’ A Very Sordid Wedding. Photo credit: Steven K. Johnson.) A Very Sordid Wedding Sequel to Del Shores’ Hit Play, Movie & TV Series Sordid Lives Reunites All-Star Cast…

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Mural Master Brandon Marshall Loves Memphis!

September 25, 2017 - articles

story of Sarah Rutledge Fischer | photo by Justin Fox Burks  Brandon Marshall loves Memphis, but he never dreamed that Memphis would know his name. See, Marshall— whose iconic Cooper Young I Love Memphis mural has become a favorite destination of tourists and Memphians alike—began…

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Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis Celebrates 25 Years

September 22, 2017 - articles

courtesy Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis®, at no charge to our guests, provides supportive services and “keeps families close” while children are receiving treatment for cancer and other catastrophic childhood illnesses at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Since…

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Marty Stuart at the Halloran Centre, Tickets On Sale Now

September 21, 2017 - articles

Media Contact: Kristin Bennett Phone: 901.529.4229 Email: bennett@orpheum-memphis.com   MARTY STUART & HIS FABULOUS SUPERLATIVES Wednesday, October 18th at 7:30pm Marty Stuart is a five time GRAMMY-winner, platinum recording artist, Lifetime Achievement Award recipient from the Americana Music Association, Grand Ole Opry star, country music archivist, photographer, musician,…

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Crosstown Arts October Event Calendar

September 20, 2017 - articles

(Image above Alex Paulus from Better Homes & Gardens)  Crosstown Arts – October 2017 Events   ART Idiopathic Friday, Oct. 13, 6-8 pm Crosstown Arts, 430 N. Cleveland Exhibition with new works by Denise Wakeman and Lacy Mitcham  Babysitters, Unicorns, and Other Freaks Saturday, Oct. 14, 4-8…

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Heathers: The Musical at The Circuit Playhouse

September 19, 2017 - articles

Heathers: The Musical Book, Music, and Lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe & Kevin Murphy Based on the film written by Daniel Waters Heathers: The Musical was Originally Directed Off-Broadway by Andy Fickman And Choreographed by Marguerite Derricks The Circuit Playhouse 51 S. Cooper St. October 6 –…

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Terryl Bucker, the Father of the Memphis Black Pride Community

September 18, 2017 - articles

By Anita Moyt, with contributions by Joy Doss | photos courtesy of Tristate Black Pride and Terryl Buckner   Terryl Buckner was honored by Tristate Black Pride on June 15, 2017 at the National Civil Rights Museum during the opening ceremonies of Tristate Black Pride…

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Burgerfest to Benefit Memphis Paws

September 15, 2017 - articles

story by Melinda Lejman | photos courtesy of Best Burger Fest   One thing Memphis does exceptionally well is food.With over two dozen Memphis restaurants featured on the Food Network’s website, and an annual barbeque championship bringing in over 100 teams from all over the…

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Phantom of the Opera On Sale Sept 25

September 13, 2017 - articles

ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER’S THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA IN A SPECTACULAR NEW PRODUCTION BY CAMERON MACKINTOSH   AT THE ORPHEUM THEATRE NOVEMBER 29 – DECEMBER 10 TICKETS ON SALE MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25 AT 10 AM   Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s THE PHANTOM OF THE…

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Free Concert at the Levitt Shell Featuring Alex Cuba

September 13, 2017 - articles

Free concert at the Levitt Shell featuring Alex Cuba Thursday, September 14 / 7 – 8:30 pm Levitt Shell, 1928 Poplar Ave. Latino Memphis will be featured as the Amplify Memphis Partner of the week on Thursday, September 14 at Levitt Shell’s concert featuring Latin Grammy and…

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