Show Preview: Elvis Alive @ the Triple Door, January 8th & 9th

Can Can presents Elvis Alive at the Triple Door on January 8th and 9th. January 8th is the King’s birthday and the shows will include local artist Vince Mira.

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I love Elvis, who died way too young at the age of 42:

We got an awesome press release explaining what the two evenings will entail:

Long live the King — Elvis Aaron Presley, that is. Seattle sensation Vince Mira pays tribute to the rock n’ roll legend with two dazzling evenings at the Triple Door on Friday, January 8 and Saturday, January 9. Presley would have turned 75 on January 8.

Kicking off on the most holy of holidays — the King’s birthday — Vince and friends are planning a romp through Presley’s oeuvre, with a special emphasis on his groundbreaking “Jailhouse Rock” number, which is widely acknowledged as the world’s first music video.

Like Presley’s multi-faceted career, the performances will include music, movie montages (with live accompaniment) and dance numbers, orchestrated by the Can Can’s resident choreographer Rainbow Fletcher.

Join Vince and company for two evenings of top-notch entertainment centering around one of the the 20th century’s brightest stars. It’s a sure-fire antidote to the post-holiday blahs, and a fitting tribute to the King.

Both evenings feature two performances — an early all ages event as well as a later 21+ show. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 onsite. The early show starts at 7:30; the late show is scheduled for 10 pm.

About Vince Mira:

Country/Americana artist Vince Mira’s rise to fame has captivated America. Discovered while playing for tips in Seattle’s Pike Place Market, his rapid rise to prominence led to a debut album produced by John Carter Cash and recorded at the Cash Cabin and a veritable media frenzy. The young artist with the big voice been featured on “Good Morning America”, “The Ellen Degeneres Show” and “Inside Edition” and has played the Austin City Limits Festival, Bumbershoot and the mainstage at the Sasquatch Festival.

Get your tix here.

Long live the King.


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