Elvis’ 1968 Comeback Special Celebrated at Graceland During Elvis Week

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Elvis’ 1968 Comeback Special Celebrated at Graceland During Elvis Week

50th Anniversary Marked by Two Events Featuring Producer/Director Steve Binder

As Elvis Week 2018 continues at Graceland in Memphis, the 50th anniversary of Elvis’ groundbreaking ’68 Comeback Special will be celebrated with two live events on Thursday, August 16, featuring the Special’s acclaimed producer and director, Steve Binder.  In the morning, Conversations on Elvis: ’68 Special will reunite Binder with special’s musical director Billy Goldenberg and writer Allan Blye for an on-stage discussion of the legendary program which transformed Elvis’ career.  Later that evening, an enhanced screening of the show will be presented in the Graceland Soundstage, featuring special guests, including Steve Binder, Allan Blye and Billy Goldenberg introducing segments of the program and sharing behind-the-scenes stories.

Binder will also be debuting and signing his new book, “COMEBACK ’68: ELVIS, The Story of the Elvis Special” at Graceland gift shops.  Binder’s book is the definitive behind the scenes on the conceiving and making this iconic Special.  

Binder will be signing his book from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 14 and Wednesday, August 15, at the Welcome to My World Gift Shop at Elvis Presley's Memphis at Graceland. He will also sign copies of the book in the Graceland Soundstage following the panel on Thursday morning.

Order Binder's book online at Shop Graceland.

For tickets and full Elvis Week schedule, visit ElvisWeek.com.

Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at 11:04 AM
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