Theatre at the Center’s smash hit Million Dollar Quartet will conclude an unprecedented seven-week run at The Center for Visual and Performing Arts in Munster with a special finale performance on March 31 hosted by actor Miguel Cervantes, the title role star of Chicago’s box office sensation Hamilton.
The final performance of Million Dollar Quartet at 2:30 p.m. March 31 has been designated for host Cervantes to raise money for CURE: Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy. Actor Cervantes, famed for his title role in the Chicago production of Hamilton, and his wife Kelly became ambassadors for CURE after their daughter, Adelaide, was diagnosed with epilepsy at just seven-months after her birth.
Prior to the final performance of Theatre at the Center’s Million Dollar Quartet, Cervantes with talk with the audience about family’s personal story of how epilepsy has changed their lives forever. Tickets to the finale performance of Million Dollar Quartet are $46. There are also a limited number of special “Meet and Greet” tickets with Miguel Cervantes available for an additional $50 which includes an autographed Playbill and photo op. Patrons must purchase the final performance ticket for Million Dollar Quartet to also purchase the “Meet and Greet” ticket option. All “Meet and Greet” proceeds will be donated in entirety to CURE as well as $5 from all single day ticket sales on performance day.
Director Daryl Brooks’ box office hit Million Dollar Quartet stars Zack Sorrow as Elvis Presley, Michael Kurowski as Jerry Lee Lewis, Tommy Malouf as Johnny Cash, Zachary Stevenson as Carl Perkins, Sean Fortunato as record producer Sam Phillips and Aeriel Williams as singer Dyanne.
Million Dollar Quartet, with a book by Colin Escott and Floyd Mutrux, is based on the true events of a night in rock ‘n’ roll history. It dramatizes an actual recording session on Dec. 4, 1956 at the Sun Records recording studio in Memphis, Tennessee when Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley assembled for an impromptu jam session.
The 410-seat TATC is a year-round professional theater at The Center for Visual and Performing Arts, 1040 Ridge Road in Munster, Indiana. With plenty of free parking, it is located off I-80/94, just 35 minutes from downtown Chicago. To purchase tickets, call the Box Office at 219-836-3255 or Tickets.com at 800-511-1532 or visit www.TheatreAtTheCenter.com.