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Just Announced: Steve Martin and Martin Short at the Orpheum

April 13, 2018 - articles

STEVE MARTIN AND MARTIN SHORT WITH SPECIAL GUEST STEEP CANYON RANGERS SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29th ORPHEUM THEATRE – MEMPHIS, TN   Legendary actors and comedians Steve Martin and Martin Short are teaming up for a very special night of live comedy and music at the Orpheum…

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For Blake Hammond, All the World’s a Stage

April 7, 2018 - articles

by Kevin Shaw | photos by Jeremy Daniel   Very few character actors have had as satisfying a career as Blake Hammond. Over the past twenty years, Hammond has performed on Broadway in such hits as Hello Dolly and Elf-The Musical and even starred as…

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Upcoming Orpheum Events in April!

April 3, 2018 - articles

(above: Black Violin, photo credit: Colin Brennan)    TITLE: PETER PAN EVENT TYPE: Ballet DESCRIPTION: Steven McMahon’s fantastically fresh staging of Peter Pan is complemented by the scenic talents of Tony Award-winner Beowulf Boritt, gravity-defying ZFX Flying Effects, award-winning costume designer Anne Armit, and a professional cast of…

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Modest Mouse at the Orpheum, Tickets on Sale Friday

March 28, 2018 - articles

Modest Mouse Orpheum Theatre Saturday, July 14   TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, MARCH 30 AT 10AM AT TICKETMASTER.COM; ORPHEUM THEATRE BOX OFFICE. CHARGE BY PHONE: 800-745-3000.   # # #   TITLE: MODEST MOUSE EVENT TYPE: Concert DESCRIPTION: Modest Mouse formed in 1993 in Issaquah, Washington and has become, over the past…

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An Evening of Conversation with Leslie Odom Jr at the Orpheum, Tickets On Sale Now

March 19, 2018 - articles

NOVEL BRINGS LESLIE ODOM, JR. TO MEMPHIS Join us  at 7:00 pm on Friday, March 30 at the Orpheum Theatre for an evening of conversation with Tony and Grammy Award- winning artist, Leslie Odom, Jr., who will be in Memphis celebrating the release of his new book, Failing Up. Leslie…

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WICKED ANNOUNCES LOTTERY FOR $25 SEATS!

March 1, 2018 - articles

PERFORMANCES BEGIN MARCH 7 AT THE ORPHEUM THEATRE A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of seats will be held for WICKED, which is returning to the Orpheum Theatre with performances from March 7-25. Two and one-half hours prior to each performance, people who present themselves at the…

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Bring It Live Returns to the Orpheum in August, Tickets on Sale Friday

March 1, 2018 - articles

LIFETIME’S HIT SERIES “BRING IT” SET TO TAKE THE STAGE IN AN ALL-NEW SHOW Orpheum Theatre Thursday, August 2nd 7:30pm – “BRING IT! LIVE” on-sale Friday, March 2nd 10am – Memphis, TN –After two consecutive years of bringing down the house, “Bring It! Live” is back by overwhelming demand, and set to take…

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ORPHEUM THEATRE REVEALS 2018-2019 Broadway Season

February 28, 2018 - articles

ORPHEUM THEATRE ANNOUNCES 2018-2019 BROADWAY SEASON WITH JULY 2019 DATES FOR HAMILTON MEMPHIS, TN – Today the Orpheum Theatre Group unveiled the 2018-2019 Broadway Season during an announcement party at the historic Orpheum Theatre. Attendees were the first to hear about next season’s exciting offerings…

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Diana Krall at the Orpheum!

January 24, 2018 - articles

An Evening With DIANA KRALL  ORPHEUM THEATRE     Saturday, June 30  Tickets make a great Valentine’s gift!  Tickets on sale Friday, January 26 at 10 am at Ticketmaster.com; Orpheum box office. Charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000 # # # Media Contact: Hardy McBee Email: hardy@beaverproductions.com EVENT INFORMATION: TITLE: An Evening…

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Orpheum Theatre Group’s February 2018 Events

January 23, 2018 - articles

TITLE: ALVIN AILEY American Dance Theater EVENT TYPE: Dance DESCRIPTION: Now more than ever, we need the power of dance to bring us all together, connected by our common humanity. Engage your emotions when Alvin Ailey® American Dance Theater returns with contemporary works that touch on timely…

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