Having been slowly restored over the past 20 years, the Orpheum is now an astonishingly rich architectural treasure from the ... More
Having been slowly restored over the past 20 years, the Orpheum is now an astonishingly rich architectural treasure from the 1920s, with its statues, carved woodwork, velvet curtains and opulent lobby. This is the home of Opera Memphis , the Symphony Orchestra and the Ballet . It is also the venue for traveling Broadway musicals such as "Cats" and "The Phantom of the Opera". In the summer, the Orpheum shows classic movies like "Casablanca", along with trivia contests and sing-alongs—fun for the whole family.
This tiny theater in the entertainment area of Overton Square serves as a venue for a number of small performing
arts groups. The arrangement allows these cutting edge groups to survive without having to come up with the funding ...
Are you in the mood for a truly larger than life movie experience? The IMAX (short for "Image Maximum") in
the Pink Palace Museum could be just the ticket. The giant four story screen and the six channel, 10,000 ...
The survival rate for victims of childhood leukemia has risen dramatically over the past few decades, due largely to the
research conducted at St. Jude Hospital . Entertainer Danny Thomas, the driving force behind St. Jude, is buried here ...