The national tour of Memphis has been heating up Cincinnati with its rocking score and touching love story. Bryan Fenkart, who plays Huey Calhoun, the daring DJ whose love of good music transcends race lines and airwaves, stopped by Fox 19 to talk about the Tony-winning musical. Click the video below to hear what Fenkart had to say about the dangerous relationship between the main characters, how composer David Bryan brought his Bon Jovi experience to the rock score and what it was like to take on the role after being the understudy on Broadway. Memphis is currently playing at the Procter & Gamble Hall at the Aronoff Center for the Arts through February 3.
Watch Memphis Star Bryan Fenkart Talk About Bon Jovi's Influence and the Thrill of Singing an Original Score