St. Petersburg, Fla. (Nov. 10, 2014) – Coming to The Mahaffey Theater Friday, January 23 at 8 p.m., ELVIS LIVES is an unforgettable multi-media and live musical journey across Elvis’ life, during different stages in his career. His iconic style, embraced by many of today’s artists, continues to intrigue audiences of all generations. Featuring finalists from Elvis Presley Enterprises’ worldwide Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest, audiences worldwide “Can’t Help Falling In Love” with this phenomenal theatrical concert experience.
The high-energy ELVIS LIVES show features Ultimate winners Bill Cherry, Dean Z and Jay Dupuis (2009, 2013 and 2014 respectively) as the principal cast.
The artists will be joined by a live band and back-up singers and dancers, and an Ann-Margret tribute artist, as well as iconic imagery made available from the Graceland archives. This includes a new exhibit of life-size images of Elvis’ stage-wear that will be on display in the lobby during the performance.
ELVIS LIVES is the only touring tribute production produced in association with Elvis Presley Enterprises.
Tickets are $29, $39, $49 and $59, and go on sale to the public on Friday, Nov. 14 at noon. Tickets may be purchased online at TheMahaffey.com, charge by phone at 727.893.7832 or in person at The Mahaffey Theater Box Office. The Mahaffey Box Office is open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday or at least 90 minutes prior to any ticketed event. There are no added charges ever on tickets purchased directly from The Mahaffey Theater.
The Mahaffey Theater
The Mahaffey Theater, under the management of Big3 Entertainment, is one of Tampa Bay’s top-rated performing arts venues. Home to the Florida Orchestra, The Mahaffey hosts top-quality national and international artists and performances – Broadway, pop, rock, comedy, dance, classical and interactive engagements and exhibitions.
Located in the heart of downtown St. Petersburg, the 2,031-seat cultural jewel boasts spectacular waterfront views and is located only minutes away from white sandy beaches and world-renowned museums. Additionally, the theater supports the highly successful Class Acts program, which enables school children to experience the performing arts through in-theater performances as well as in-school outreach and extension programs.
The Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts
Founded as a 501(c)3 nonprofit in 2009, The Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts is dedicated to the success and future of The Mahaffey Theater and to the notion that through diverse programing and patron membership support, performing arts should be enjoyed by all of St. Petersburg’s citizens. It’s your theater!
The Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts is committed to supporting and presenting all genres of the performing arts at The Mahaffey Theater, funding arts education for school children through the Class Acts performance series and providing its member patrons with unequaled services, entertainment and cultural experiences.