Tag: "Elvis Presley"

All Shook Up a fun and funny musical for the whole family

All Shook Up a fun and funny musical for the whole family

August 5, 2015 | Comments (0)

There’s a nervous energy in the audience before All Shook Up starts. Everyone has a favorite Elvis song, even the teenagers attending the show. A lot pre-show conversation centers on the music, which is clearly the draw. Immediately after the tremendous opening number, the audience settled in for an enjoyable ride. The multi-layered performances let […]

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Memphis stays true to its roots

Memphis stays true to its roots

April 21, 2015 | Comments (0)

When we started planning our Spring Break trip to Memphis, we realized we could go in so many directions — music, civil rights, nature, sports. Everything was available to us, but with just a few days to explore we had to plan carefully to get everything on the schedule. The beauty of Memphis is that […]

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When will In the Ghetto just be another song?

When will In the Ghetto just be another song?

July 5, 2013 | Comments (0)

I was driving when an Elvis Presley song came on the radio. I had heard the song many, many times growing up as my parents were big Elvis fans. This time, alone in my car, I really listened to In the Ghetto. In case you don’t remember the lyrics, here’s how it starts As the snow flies […]

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