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Synopsis

Featuring some of the greatest rock'n'roll songs ever written – Hound Dog, Blue Suede Shoes, Walk The Line, Matchbox, Fever, Memories are Made of This and Real Wild Child – global smash Million Dollar Quartet returns to Southampton for one week only. After worldwide success in the West End, Las Vegas, Canada and Broadway, this energetic musical tells the story of Sun Records and the day that Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins recorded some of the most iconic rock'n'roll songs of all time.

Inspired by the true story of the famed recording session where Sam Phillips, the "Father of Rock'n' Roll" brought together four musical icons. On December 4, 1956, history was made when Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins gathered at Sun Records in Memphis for what would be one of the greatest jam sessions ever. It brings to light the extraordinary story of broken promises, secrets, and the once-in-a-lifetime celebration of four friends that is both poignant and heart-warming.

Million Dollar Quartet transports you to Memphis, 1956 and brings that legendary night to life. Featuring a score of rock'n'roll hits which take you inside the recording studio with four major talents who play together as a red-hot rock'n'roll band for one unforgettable night. The recording session would become an iconic moment in music history, with the four of them being dubbed the "Million Dollar Quartet".

Book now for an unforgettable night of rock'n'roll!

★ 'This is an enjoyable, feel-good musical with a soundtrack to die for' – David Lister, The Independent 

★ 'The show that left me all shook up' – Quentin Letts, Daily Mail

Triumphantly delivers a blast of vintage Rock and Roll' – Charles Spencer, The Telegraph

 

Running Time

Approximately 2 hours 30 minutes including an interva.

Age Advice:

Recommended age 12+

Warnings:

Contains strobe lighting.

Standard Pricing
Tue - Thu 7.30pm £21.50 to £39.50
Thu 2pm £21.50 to £39.50
Fri & Sat 7.30pm £24.50 to £44.50
Sat 2pm £24.50 to £44.50
Discounts
Executive Membership £6 off top two prices at all performances or 20% off Tue 10 March.
Groups (10+) £5 off. Not available online - please call 02380 711811.
Groups (20+) £6 off plus one free ticket with every 20 purchased.
Not available online - please call 02380 711811.
Access Member Discount [What's This?] £5 off.

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Make it an extra special night and experience VIP treatment with a Package.  Learn more...

VIP Box Package

VIP Box Packages for 4 people include the following:

Personally greeted by a dedicated host on arrival.

A private table will be reserved in one of our bars for you to enjoy pre show.

Bottle of Prosecco or Champagne on ice at your table.

A selection of canapés served at your table and chef’s handmade chocolates.

Your host will collect and direct you to your seats for the start of the performance.

4 pre ordered ice-creams will be served to your box during the interval.

Our VIP package for 4 people is £90.00 to include VAT or £120.00 if you prefer to enjoy a bottle of Champagne. 

For an additional £50.00 you would be invited to enjoy private hospitality in our Executive Suite pre show (subject to availability).

Call Box Office on 02380 711811 to book your package.

Please note that package price does not include your show ticket.  Bookings are required at least 48 hours before your visit.

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