Elton John Tribute coming to Rylander April 2

Published 10:00 am Wednesday, March 16, 2016

AMERICUS — Remember When Rock Was Young — The Elton John Tribute will take the stage of The Rylander Theatre at 8 p.m. April 2.
The show is a full strength stage experience like you’ve never seen before! Capturing the music, costumes and charisma of Sir Elton John, this show leaves audiences gasping for breath from all the fun they’ve had! The show stars the multiple award winning, multi-talented singer/actor/pianist Craig A. Meyer. In addition to his numerous credits with roles in film, television and on Broadway, Meyer has toured internationally and recorded with music legends including Frankie Valli and Barry Manilow. Considered to be the best Elton John tribute artist in the market today whose strong vocals, striking resemblance and amazing talent on the piano, he has audiences everywhere remembering when rock was young. This spectacular theatrical experience is a musical journey celebrating the decades of chart topping hits of Sir Elton John, including: “Benny and the Jets”, “Philadelphia Freedom”, “Crocodile Rock,” “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road” and “Candle in the Wind.”
This performance on April 2 serves as the Annual Fundraising Gala for the Friends of the Rylander Theatre.
“Craig Meyer set the bar so high for the Friends Gala in 2011, that audiences have been talking about his show for the last five years. We are so excited to have him back and that he is bringing the whole Rocket Band with him this time,” Heather Stanley, Managing Director.
Tickets are $45 reserved seating and includes two raffle tickets. For ticket information, call the Box Office at 229-931-0001 between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday or visit rylander.org