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Meet the Cast of Memphis on Tour! Rhett George Uncovers ‘New Colors’ of Mute Character Gator

October 31st, 2012 | By Jesse North

The characters of the rock ‘n’ roll musical Memphis are coming to Boston's Citi Emerson Colonial Theatre from December 11 through December 23. is delivering you the scoop on this story of a white radio DJ who wants to change the world and a black club singer who is ready for her big break. Rhett George plays Gator, the loyal friend of star-crossed lovers Huey and Felicia who hasn’t spoken since witnessing a traumatic event in his youth. Watch what George has to say about the “great challenge” of finding ways to convey emotion without speaking and being “born to perform.” Check out the video, then get your tickets to Memphis!


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