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New Guest Speakers and Performers Added to Elvis Week Main Stage LineUp

August 01, 2012



With less than two weeks away from the largest Elvis Week in history, several new guest speakers and performers have joined the Elvis Week Main Stage lineup. Tickets are selling fast and guests still have a chance to grab their spot to see our celebrity guest speakers including Elvis' friends, family, co-stars, and internationally acclaimed performers by purchasing tickets at www.ElvisWeek.com.

Recently announced guest speakers at the Elvis Week Main Stage include current member of the Oak Ridge Boys and former member of JD Sumner of the Stamps Quartet Richard Sterban, "Fun in Acapulco" performer Manny Lopez, "Girl Happy" co-star Chris Noel, and the Queen of Rock, who toured with Elvis in 1955 - 1956, Wanda Jackson.

Richard Sterban will be appearing at the Conversations on Elvis - In the Studio on August 18, at 1:00 p.m. Manny Lopez and Chris Noel will join guest speakers at the Conversations on Elvis - Elvis in the Movies on Sunday, August 12, at 1:00 p.m. and Wanda Jackson will discuss her time spent with Elvis on tour during the Elvis Insiders Conference on Monday, August 13. You can check out the complete line up of celebrity guests and schedule of events by clicking here.

Elvis Week guests will also enjoy live concert performances from recently added guests including eight-time Grammy winner José Feliciano and the southern gospel quartet MARK209. Jose Feliciano will take the stage with Elvis fan favorites Terry Mike Jeffrey and Andy Childs on Thursday, August 16, at 1:00 p.m.  MARK290 will be joining Elvis’ Imperials for the celebration of southern gospel music on Sunday, August 12, at 9:00 a.m.


Plus, enjoy a special bonus as Lisa Marie Presley and Priscilla Presley recently announced their plans to make special appearances at the Conversations on Elvis series. Lisa Marie will take the stage during Conversations on Elvis - Behind the Stage on Friday, August 17, at 1:30 p.m. Priscilla will be a special guest during Conversations on Elvis - Behind the Camera on Wednesday, August 15, at 10:00 a.m.

For more information on special guest appearances and all of the events taking place in Memphis during Elvis Week 2012, visit www.ElvisWeek.com.