Gordy Wensel and Debbie Kaye are from Branson, MO. They each have spent the last twenty-five years in the entertainment industry. They first met in 2005 and by 2006 their love for music and each other grew into a husband and wife singing duo. They performed on Mickey Gilley’s internationally syndicated TV show called “Gilley’s Place” on the RFD-TV Network. They also have made appearances on several Branson stages, The Gordy and Debbie Show at the Branson Mall Center Stage, Branson Country USA, a nationally syndicated LIVE radio show, broadcast from The Grand Country Theatre. They perform here at the Resort in 2012 for one of our Dessert Shows & became a huge hit. Gordy and Debbie perform an upbeat variety of country, 50’s & 60’s, gospel and patriotic music, splashed with a little comedy, tailored to please audiences of all ages.
Desperado has become one of the best and most well-known Eagles tributes in the United States. They boast a line-up of five lead singers and multi-instrumentalists; which not only possess and rival the musical talents of the actual Eagles, but have been used to play with members of the Hall of Fame band itself. Desperado tirelessly dedicates itself to the diligence of not only the music and vocals but the beautiful preservation of the imagery, mystique, and landscapes of vivid sentiment found in Eagles songs. Desperado is a “Must Hear” for all Eagles fans.
From an Early Age, Dominic Antonelli was influenced by amazing music and harmonies such as Elvis, The Beatles, The Beach Boys, The Eagles, and much more. With a rich family history of music, Dominic learned how to sing and harmonize at a very early age. He has played in many bands and traveled all over the US Singing and Playing. Originally from Columbus, OH, he now resides in sunny Yuma Arizona where he continues to Sing and play in bands. Now, he brings these classic vocal stylings to the present as a tribute to the legacy that they are. Serenading audiences with Doo Wop, Rock, and Love Songs from the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s, Dominic brings the passion he has for these songs wherever he goes.
Put on your dancing shoes because you’re going to want to rock the night away when you see Garry Moore pay tribute to Little Richard. For over 20 years, Gary has been dazzling audience around the world with his uncanny sound and likeness to the man himself. You’ll hear such tunes as: “Good Golly Mss Molly, Lucille, Tutti Frutti, Keep A-Knockin`” and a whole lot more! The highlight of Garry’s career came in 2007 when he performed with Little Richard on the ABC TV show, “The Next Best Thing.” “Never in my wildest dreams would I have imagined that I would be on the same stage with the one I was impersonating, and to actually perform with him! We talked and took pictures with him.” Seeing Gary in concert will have fans feeling as though they’ve actually seen Little Richard in concert.
Charting over 26 #1 singles, Doug Brewin & Larry Turner bring to life the dynamic country duo, Brooks & Dunn. A Tribute to Brooks & Dunn is country music`s version of an earthquake with songs that rock and shake you and keep the audience screaming for more. This multiple platinum selling country tribute includes songs such as: Brand New Man, My Next Broken Heart, Boot Scootin` Boogie and My Maria. Prepare for the ultimate experience that is, A Brooks & Dunn Tribute!
John Conlee is a lot like the songs he sings. He lives a domestic life with his wife Gale and three children, Rebecca, Jessica and Johnny. During the past two decades, John Conlee has achieved a level of success that he has sustained by simply being himself and making records that the listening public can relate to. He is a gifted entertainer, but he’s not into the glitz and hype of the entertainment world. He’d rather spend his “off the road” time working on his 32 acre farm outside of Nashville. He began his crusade to save the family farm system several years ago, performing a concert in Omaha, Nebraska in June 1985 as a benefit for the National Farmers Organization. When Willie Nelson announced his plans for the Farm Aid concerts, John called and offered his services. John Conlee has since been part of 9 Farm Aid concerts which have raised 13 million dollars to aid the family farmer.
George Casey was born in a remote seaside village on the west coast of Ireland legendary for its storytelling. Growing up in a large family, George saw humor everywhere and honed his skills as a comic at the expense of his brothers and sisters.
For over 30 years now, George has been entertaining audiences all over the US with his self-deprecating sense of humor and clean jokes and stories. Some of the acts George has opened for and toured with include Rosemary Clooney, Melissa Manchester, Charley Pride, The Osmond Brothers, Ray Price, Three Dog Night, Brooklyn Bridge, Donald O’Connor and Bobby Vinton. George performed with Bobby Vinton as his Special Guest Comedy Star in Vinton’s Blue Velvet Theatre in Branson, Missouri until it’s close in 2002. He has performed at Caesar’s Palace, The Sahara, and was a regular act at The Riviera Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.
McDonald’s, Hasbro, AT&T, Lucent Technology, and Panasonic are just some of the major corporations who have contracted George for their private events. George spends most of the year cruising around the world contracted as headliner for all the major cruise lines including Seabourn, Princess, Regent Seven Seas, Royal Caribbean, Holland America, Oceania, Crystal, the Queen Mary II and Queen Elizabeth.
The ultimate country duo is brought to life in “Conway & Loretta”. Take a trip back to real country music that tells a story. Johnny Lovett is a superb singer and performer. He has been given the honor of being the official recognized voice of Conway by the Twitty family. Emily Portman, a Kentucky born girl, recreates Loretta in her glory days. Her look & sound is amazing. She has appeared on stage with the first lady of country on several occasions. This authentic show includes songs like, Only Make Believe, Don`t Take It Away, Good Bye Time, Coal Miners Daughter, Hey Loretta and Honky Tonk Girl. Relive the magic that is Conway & Loretta!
A one of a kind production dedicated to the most legendary performer of our time … Elvis. This spectacular show is sure to make fans, both new and old, relive some of the most memorable moments that made rock ‘n’ roll history. Take a step back in time into the King’s musical world, from his beginning as a rockabilly cat from Memphis to his sold out performances in Las Vegas. This amazing show features two of the top Elvis Tribute Artists in the world! It won’t take long to remember why Elvis was simply referred to as THE KING!