Million Dollar Quartet in Branson, MO

Welk Resort Theatre1984 State Hwy 165Branson, MO 65616
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Overview

Based on the award-winning musical of the same name, this electrifying story follows Sam Phillips, the “Father of Rock ‘n Roll,” as he brings together icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for one unforgettable night. Look forward to hearing "Blue Suede Shoes," "Walk The Line," "Who Do You Love?," "Great Balls of Fire," "Whole Lotta' Shakin' Goin' On," and more.

Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our Branson Travel Experts
  • Show duration approx. 2 hrs.
  • Appropriate for all ages.
  • Handicap accessible.
  • No flash photography.
  • Located at Welk Resort Theatre.
  • Based on the Tony Award winning Broadway musical.
  • Features songs from Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash and more.
  • Story follows one of the greatest rock jam sessions of all time.

Description

from Million Dollar Quartet
Welk Resort Theatre is proud to present an all-new production of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, based on the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, inspired by the electrifying true story of the famed recording session where Sam Phillips, the "Father of Rock 'n' Roll" brought together icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for one unforgettable night.

On December 4, 1956, Sam Phillips, owner of Sun Records in Memphis and the man who discovered and started their careers, brought together the four legends-to-be for the only time in their lives, for what has come to be known as one of the greatest rock jam sessions of all time.

Featuring the greatest rock 'n' roll, gospel, R&B and country hits from these music legends, including "Blue Suede Shoes," "Walk The Line," "Folsom Prison Blues," "Who Do You Love?," "Great Balls of Fire," "Hound Dog," and "Whole Lotta' Shakin' Goin' On," Million Dollar Quartet tells the story and captures the high energy spirit and rockin’ sounds of a unique moment when four of music’s most extraordinary talents, all in their creative prime, came together for one of the most memorable nights in music history.

Branson Customer Reviews

12 Reviews
Becky Goff
Hartford, AR
1 Review
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"Amazing show!"
December 2018
We absolutely loved this show! It was better than we expected!
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Roy Johnson
West Lafayette, IN
5 Reviews
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"A Well-known Story Told Effectively"
August 2018
We had seen this show before, but were quite impressed with the production in Branson. The sound quality was very good - not too loud to cover the singing. The cast was quite good, although the Elvis Presley actor seemed to be the weak link in the group. All others were outstanding.
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Tip: Enjoy lots of familiar rock and roll!

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Terry Chandler
Owasso, OK
1 Review
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"Million Dollar Quartet"
May 2018
Loved the show when I was it a couple of years ago and so I took my father to see it. He loved it as well.
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cathy foster
1 Review
"million dollar quartet"
April 2018
wonderful show. very talented cast members
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Laci Dutra
Muskogee, OK
1 Review
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"EVERYONE in this show is fantastic"
March 2018
I would recommend this show and I would go back and see it again!! I would recommend for ages 10 and up we had a family sitting behind us with small children and a baby and the baby kept crying through the whole show and the small children couldn’t keep still. But hands down one of the best shows in Branson
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Tip: Great show

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Sharon Rubly
Monroe, WI
1 Review
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"million dollar quartet"
August 2016
good show, loved the music
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Tip: No pictures allowed unlike all other shows we attended

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Branson Customer
Dixon, MO
2 Reviews
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"Like Being There...."
August 2016
This show was amazing, more like a version of the Broadway Play. The musicians were so talented, sounded like the original performers, had their actions down, they actually became who they were portraying. Sound and lighting were great, it would be a great family show for anyone who likes Rock & Roll. The 4 main characters were amazing, but equally amazing were they female singer, the "owner" of Sun Records, and the band. Being a bass player, I will tell you, the guy on the Upright is as amazing as anyone on stage. You need to see it if you are a fan of any of the 4!
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Mark Whitteck
Webb City, MO
2 Reviews
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"Awesome Music!"
July 2016
MDQ is well acted and the actors became their characters and all were great musicians. Great Music, even better history of the four as it provides as early glimpse into Sam Phillips' Sun Records.
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Wayne H
Oklahoma City
"Great Show!!!"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed April 14, 2019
Cannot describe how good this show is. If you are a fan of Elvis and traditional country music in general, you will love it!!
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Deedee B
Rising Sun, Indiana, United States
"THIS WAS SO FUN!!!!"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed April 09, 2019
We chose this show when we visited Branson - if you love the music of Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins - you NEED TO GO. It was a blast!
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ztrimm
Wagoner, Oklahoma
"Great Show"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed March 17, 2019
Wow! The cast is beyond talented. The dude playing Jerry Lee is an absolute beast. Very entertaining show!!
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Joanie P
"Outstanding evening of mega talent entertainment"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed January 23, 2019
Million Dollar Quartet is a must see for all generations. The talent level is through the roof! And it's super fun! Don't miss it if you're in Branson!
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Linda S
Quincy, Illinois
"Great show"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed January 15, 2019
Performers were great- lots of energy and talent. The theatre is a nice facility with great seating.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Million Dollar Quartet

What is the size of the Welk Resort, home to the Million Dollar Quartet?
The theater has about 2000 seats.

What is the length of the intermission?
There is no intermission.

What type of parking do you have?
Free parking is available, there is also handicap accessible spaces. 

Approximately how long is the show?
The show lasts approximately 90 minutes long.

Is there a pre-show guests should be aware of?
There is no pre-show.   

Are visitors allowed to meet and greet the performers?
Yes. Visitors can meet and greet the performers after the show.

Are cameras, audio or video recording allowed at the Million Dollar Quartet?
No cameras, audio, or video recordings allowed.

Do you offer handicap seating?
Handicap accessible seats are offered. There are about 10 seats. Please make sure you put that in the “Have Special Needs” section when making your reservation.