Worcester, MA (PRWEB) September 10, 2013
For one night only, Chris MacDonald returns as the All-American Legend in a truly dynamic multimedia performance complete with costumes, backup singers, dancers, a high-energy band and special guest star Rock-n-Roll hall of Famer D.J Fontana, Elvis’s original drummer. Don’t miss this rockin’ tribute at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts on Friday, October 18 at 8pm, celebrating the life and music of one of the greatest entertainers and pop culture icons of our time. Tickets are on sale now.
Chris MacDonald is the only tribute artist hired by Elvis Presley Enterprises to perform at Graceland's Heartbreak Hotel. Keeping the memory alive at countless venues throughout the country, Chris MacDonald lovingly brings back the magic of the "King of Rock-n-Roll" with his tribute Memories of Elvis. Chris’ show is not an overdone impersonation. It is a natural heartfelt tribute to the King of Rock-n-Roll.
An energetic and experienced entertainer, MacDonald has also performed in venues throughout the country including Vegas, New York, and Miami and with the famous "Legends in Concert" stage productions in such cities as Branson, MO, and at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida. He has also performed in concert with Elvis Presley’s original back up group The Jordanaires and D.J. Fontana. Not only is the charismatic MacDonald superb in performing as Elvis, this versatile performer has an extensive repertoire spanning from the 50's through today including contemporary country music tunes in addition to some of his own original music. MacDonald’s solid vocals have also earned him Broward County’s Florida Country Music Association’s (FCMA) Male Vocalist of the Year Award, and a feature track on "The Deuces Wild" compilation CD (FCMA’s Best CD of the Year Award). MacDonald’s newest original country CD entitled "No Misconception" contains harmony vocals provided by the legendary Jordanaires. The songs are available for digital downloads on iTunes.com or his website ChrisElvis.com
This special show will include production numbers with costume changes and songs representing the different stages of Elvis's incredible career including the 1950's, the Movies, the 1968 Comeback and the 1970's White Fringe Vegas Concerts.
Tickets to Chris MacDonald's Memories of Elvis are $34 and $44*, with a 10% discount available for members of The Hanover Theatre, groups of 10 or more, corporate partners, kids, students and WOO Card holders.. Tickets are available online at TheHanoverTheatre.org, by phone at 877.571.SHOW (7469) or at The Hanover Theatre box office located at 2 Southbridge Street in downtown Worcester.
About The Hanover Theatre
The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, located in downtown Worcester, New England’s second largest city, is recognized by Pollstar as one of the Top 50 Theatres in the World. After undergoing many name changes and renovations over the decades since its 1926 birth, The Hanover Theatre reopened in March 2008 following a $32 million historic restoration. Since then, the theatre has established its place as a rich entertainment and cultural venue, winning numerous awards, including The National Trust for Historic Preservation Award in 2010. Now in its sixth season, The Hanover Theatre continues to expose over 170,000 annual patrons to world-class entertainment in the form of Broadway, concerts, comedians and much more. For more information, visit TheHanoverTheatre.org. Worcester Center for the Performing Arts, a registered not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization, owns and operates The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.
*Ticket prices are subject to change without notice.