Cody Ray Slaughter’s This Man from Memphis
PART OF THE 2019 MEMPHIS E-WEEK CONCERT SERIES
Cody Ray Slaughter, star of the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Million Dollar Quartet will perform Elvis Presley’s different career hits in this stage show that pays tribute to the greatest entertainer of all time. The show will also feature David Fontana, son of Elvis’ drummer DJ Fontana, as part of a period-appropriate four-piece band. Presented by KWICK Productions, “This Man From Memphis” is a live musical stage production that will bring fans back to the beginning of Elvis Presley’s career through his Concert Stage Years. Cody Ray Slaughter tells the tale of Elvis’ ascension from local Hillbilly Cat to the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll in the many stages of Elvis’ career, when hits like “Don’t Be Cruel” and “Heartbreak Hotel” set Elvis on the road to becoming an international phenomenon.
2019 Memphis E-Week Concert Series
The spirit of the King lives on. Outstanding Elvis Tribute Artists will capture the essence of Elvis Presley while paying tribute and upholding the legacy of his music during six shows Aug. 11-14 at the Halloran Centre. All shows will be backed by the Steamroller Blues Band, musically directed by Neil Morrow.
See the full lineup of shows here