Great Balls of Fire! Jerry Lee Lewis was the original bad boy of Rock & Roll, a singer, songwriter, and pianist. Nicknamed ‘The Killer,’ he has been described as rock & roll’s first great wild man and one of the most influential pianists of the 20th century. A pioneer of rock and roll and rockabilly music since the mid-1950s and beyond.
Now, the Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre is proud to present, actor – singer-musician, Jason Cohen, who played Lewis in over 80 cities across North America in the national tour of The Million Dollar Quartet, brings the ivory-smashing superstar to life in this theatrical concert. Jason Cohen found a connection with ‘The Killer’ through his music, and with the multi-talented, multi-instrumental band, they perform a majority of the hits you love.
You’ll hear Good Golly, Miss Molly, Shake, Rattle, and Roll, Whole Lotta Shakin Goin On, High School Confidential, What’d I Say, and more. Featuring additional songs from Lewis’ friends like Buddy Holly, Elvis, and Johnny Cash, New Orleans jazz and gospel favorites that inspired Lewis, Great Balls of Fire will have the audiences dancing, singing, and screaming Goodness Gracious! Definitely, a blast from the past to enjoy with the whole family!
Great Balls of Fire runs from June 3-June 25. The Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre is located at 510 Centerville Road, Lancaster PA 17601. Visit www.dutchapple.com or call (717) 898-1900. Definitely, a blast from the past to enjoy with the whole family.