The Memphis Gospel Hour was first introduced at the 2017 Niagara Falls Elvis Festival and was a huge success. So now we are going to share this outstanding show with theatre audiences across North America.
The show features many of the well known Gospel and Spiritual favourites sung by Elvis, Johnny Cash and Jerry Lee Lewis. The show is unique in that it is inspirational, uplifting and incorporates Gospel styled quartet vocal harmonies. It also has heartfelt moments, some great humour and many surprises. The show includes Elvis, Johnny Cash and Jerry Lee Lewis Tribute Artists. Each of the artists perform their own accompaniment since they are all outstanding musicians. The show also features a young teenage Elvis, performed by Connor Russo, who has won many Youth Elvis Festival Contests in North America.
The cast of the show includes the following four outstanding Tribute Artists:
Connor Russo as Elvis - Winner of the Senior Youth Division in his first year in the division in Collingwood. Connor performs a series of Elvis’ 1950s classics.
Tim 'E' as Elvis - Winner of 2013 KING OF THE WORLD ELVIS TRIBUTE ARTIST WORLD CHAMPION in Memphis Tennessee, Festival Grand Champion in the 2010 Collingwood Elvis Festival and many more Elvis Festival contest wins before and since.
Jim Yorfido as Johnny Cash - Jim has been performing as Johnny for two decades, and recently appeared as Cash in a film called "The Legend of Jim Lazer''. Jim is recognized as one of the best Johnny Cash Tribute artists in the business.
Joe Passion as Jerry Lee Lewis - A world class award winning international tribute artist. Joe has been touring his shows in North America, Australia and Europe for the last 20 years.