The award-winning "Ozark Jubilee" is coming direct from Branson, Mo., to the Riverside, Feb. 3-7. Comedian and world-class violinist, Randy Newman, will be headlining the show. He's fiddled along side stars such as Ronny Milsap and Mel Tillis. The "Ozark Jubilee" show is filled with country standards such as bluegrass and gospel music. This unique blend of classic country music and hillbilly humor will leave audiences with lasting memories. Tickets are $22, call 702-298-2535 or 928-763-7070.
Donny Osmond, who has been a superstar since childhood, will perform in the Flamingo Ballroom on Feb. 16. Tickets are $19.95 and $24.95, call 800-435-8469.
It's hard to believe that Osmond is now 48 years old. He's been married to his wife Debbie for 27 years, and is also the father of five boys, ranging in ages from 26-year-old Don Jr. to 7-year-old Joshua.
Osmond started his illustrious career as a cherubic little boy singing on TV with his older brothers. Without a conscious plan, he has been working since the early 1980s and felt totally fulfilled with his Broadway-tune album "This Is The Moment" came out in 2001.
Many folks may forget that one of Osmond's greatest successes of his career was a Canadian and U.S. tour in the title role of Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber and Sir Tim Rice's musical "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat."
His multi-faceted personality has found him tempted to pursue an offer to race cars full-time on the professional circuit after taking first place at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Pro-Am. However, Osmond turned down a racing contract in 1991 to sign a six-month contract to do Joseph.
The Ramada Express will present "Country Music USA," a one-of-a-kind tribute show to some of the greatest names in country music live in concert in the Pavilion Theater, Sunday-Thursday, Feb. 12-16, and Saturday-Thursday, Feb. 18-23. Show times are 8 p.m. and tickets are $19 per person, call 800-243-6846.
Favorite songs like "My Maria," "Rock My World," "The Gambler," "The Thunder Rolls," and "Friends in Low Places" showcase the music of artists like Brooks & Dunn, Kenny Rogers, and Garth Brooks.
Harrah's Fiesta Showroom entertainment, "Rhythm & Flair" and "Strip!" have returned to the stage after a short hiatus. Both shows are scheduled to perform through May 28, 2006.
"Rhythm & Flair" and "Strip!" are original productions by writer, producer and director, Fernando Quevedo of Q Productions Las Vegas. The two provocative production shows bring together high-energy performances showcased by the sexy dancers of "Strip!" and the eclectic mix of gauchos, jugglers, aerialists and dancers of "Rhythm & Flair."
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