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Million Dollar Quartet

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Lincoln Park
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Address: 2540 N Lincoln Ave, Apollo Theater, Chicago, IL 60614-2314
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Chicago’s smash-hit musical inspired by the famed 1956 recording session...

Chicago’s smash-hit musical inspired by the famed 1956 recording session that brought together rock 'n' roll icons Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley for the first and only time. That legendary night is brought to life featuring a score of hits including "Blue Suede Shoes," "Great Balls of Fire," "Walk the Line," "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On," "Hound Dog" and more.Don't miss your chance to be a fly on the wall of fame... Wed. 2pm & 7:30pm; Thurs. 7:30pm; Fri. 8pm; Sat. 5pm & 8pm; Sun. 3:30pm & 6:30pm. (Summer Sunday hours June through September - 2pm & 5pm)

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Saw their anniversary show and it was super entertaining. We saw a performance six moths ago and this was even better. Seems like they added lines in the dialogue and hyped up the... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2016
Branson West, Missouri
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Branson West, Missouri
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Reviewed 13 December 2016

Saw their anniversary show and it was super entertaining. We saw a performance six moths ago and this was even better. Seems like they added lines in the dialogue and hyped up the energy throughout. Highly recommended.

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Rijeka, Croatia
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Do not miss this. If you think that you are ot into plays and musicals like I thought I wasn't force yourself to go. The experience just makes you want more. When I come back to Chicago I will be going again.

Thank Bitcoin T
Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

It's a great show, but unfortunately, Million Dollar Quartet is no longer playing in Chicago. But don't give up - Chicago is known for its excellent theatre scene, so there are plenty of other shows to see. I recommend using chicagoplays.com, or try hottix.org for half-price theatre tickets.

5 Thank Laura N
Park Forest, Illinois
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

After seeing the show we decided to go to Memphis to see the real Sun Studio. The show in Chicago was a fantastic high power performance. Anyone that liked their music should see this show. You will be transformed back to the "good ole days"

1 Thank BigEaterMichael
Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

This was a fun night for everyone from the teenagers to the grandparents. An intimate setting and no seat is a bad seat. Love that this was an actual event. The singing was great and everyone sang along several times.

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Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

If you are a fan of Elvis, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, and Jerry Lee Lewis, this is something to see. If you closed your eyes, you would swear it was Elvis and Cash singing. Carl Perkins was phenomenal on the guitar and so was Jerry Lee Lewis on the piano. It's the story about how the four were with Sun... More 

2 Thank Sharon K
Markham, Canada
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Reviewed 27 May 2016

A small theater which makes for a very personal experience. The music is excellent and it makes for a great night out. If you have the time I would highly recommend seeing the show.

Thank KBtraveler1021
The Hague, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 24 May 2016

A Must see show in Chicago! Great Fun! I would Highly Recommend to see it if you get a chance while in Chicago!

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Memphis, Tennessee
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Reviewed 30 April 2016

I went to this play expecting an evening of good entertainment, what we got was not-stop entertainment from first class performers, a history lesson on rock and roll and some good old fashioned fun! The Apollo Theater is a small theater which makes it just intimate enough to make you feel that the performers are there just for you. Please,... More 

1 Thank mmemphis2016
Cincinnati, Ohio
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Fabulous event. Two couples, picked up seats a month in advance. Small theater, right on top of the stage. No bad seats. The show was outstanding, and the players were almost eerie in how the channeled each singer. If you like early rock n' roll, you'll love this show. And if you don't, you'll still love this show! Super high... More 

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Head to the North Side of Chicago for a stroll through one of the city’s greenest neighborhoods. Lincoln Park boasts over 1200 acres of green space complete with a free zoo open to visitors year-round. This pedestrian-friendly neighborhood is lined with parks, row homes, boutiques, taverns, and nature. Lincoln Park itself borders the lakefront area offering peaceful views of the water and the Chicago skyline. The Lincoln Park Conservatory is one of the most popular attractions in the area, with the Chicago History Museum a close second. Armitage Avenue is where you’ll find great shopping from high-end retailers and small boutiques, whereas Clark Street houses cafes and restaurants. For more highbrow entertainment, walk along Lincoln Avenue to find some of Chicago’s finer museums and theaters.
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