"A Big Band in the Glen Miller Tradition"
Richard Holmgren of The Flying Debris Show is not just another pretty face! He’s a comedy superstar!
Richard was born a jokester and learned to juggle in fourth grade gym class. It’s true, anyone can learn to juggle however Richard never stopped challenging himself to be the best. Inventing new techniques to every trick he learned. Later Richard learned that using his comedy wit in conjunction with his arsenal of creative human skills would make for a great living!
By 1994 Richard began performing The Flying Debris Show professionally. It’s an hour packed with comedy, zany stunts, and lots of audience participation. A show that is appreciated by literally all ages! Whether it be performing in an ice house at the Winter City Festival in Toronto, Canada or taking the show to remote villages in Mexico audiences love The Flying Debris Show.
Richard continues to enhance his skills along with his show. It’s a project that never ends and never should. Always thinking of the next great joke to go along with the next great stunt The Flying Debris Show is Richard’s life long passion!
Jim Paul Blair is back once again to herald in the Yuletide festivities in "Deck The Halls with Buddy Holly", the show that is now as traditional as mulled wine and mince pies! Buddy Holly, the man that left such a huge impression on what is arguably the biggest pop phenomenon of all time, is being celebrated through this super “Yuletide Special” by Jim Paul Blair and friends.
Holly’s hits, other contemporary classics and some Christmas crackers are all wrapped up in a fast, furious and funny feast of entertainment to make the perfect gift for all the family. Get ready to clap your hands, sing along and remember....dancing in the aisle is encouraged! Don't miss this spectacular Christmas Concert in Eufaula!
Brent Giddens is an Elvis Tribute artist that has competed in national competitions and has played in and around the state of Oklahoma in multiple venues. Brent has worked at Casinos, Theatres, Nightclubs, private parties, and sang for politicians and state officials.
Elvis Presley Enterprises held contest throughout the world, including Australia, England, France, Canada and the United States. Thousands of Elvis Tribute Artist competed for the honor of becoming champion. 2010 was Brent’s first appearance in the Elvis Extravaganza, and even with his limited experience, he rocked the stage and was named a national semi-finalist. Brent has taken that experience and set the stage and the state on fire.
Brent is now taking his talents on the road in a high energy show that features all the era's of Elvis's career. His uncanny ability to entertain an audience, and sultry voice is unmatched. His ability to recreate Elvis's performances from the 50's to the 70's concert years has his audiences on the edge of their seats.
Hailing from Cleveland,Oklahoma, Brent’s southern roots bring the essence of Elvis's charm and charisma to the stage. With multiple costume changes and looks, Brent brings the true feeling of being in the audience at an Elvis show.
The show takes the audience on a journey through Elvis's career. Highlighted by the King of Rock and Rolls introduction to the world in the 1950's, the hits from some of Elvis's 33 movies, the famous 1968 television appearance that marked Elvis's return to live performances and of course the concert years that are now so symbolized by the powerful vocals, high energy stage performances and the legendary jumpsuits.
“A Tribute to Marty Robbins” honors the music and memory of a country music icon, expertly delivered by the phenomenal Leroy New! With impeccable skill on the guitar, and the perfect voice to share Robbins’ work with both diehard fans and newfound ones alike, this show is custom-made for every fan of classic country music. Not only will you hear the best of Marty Robbins, including hits like El Paso, Don’t Worry, Faleena, and Devil Woman, you’ll be treated to the music of country greats like Maybelle Carter, Merle Travis, Bob Wills, and Johnny Cash. Additionally, the legendary guitar king, Chet Atkins, and country superstar, Hank Williams, received a special tribute in Leroy New’s show. And he does it all without the glitz and glow of special effects, glamorous costumes, and technically gadgetry...Leroy’s show is simply about the incredible music performed to perfection!
For those rare individuals who aren’t familiar with the music of Marty Robbins, any young fan of country can appreciate a Grammy-winning artist with 82 Top 40 singles and 17 singles that claimed the number one spot on Billboard’s Hot Country chart.
Hailed as one of the nation’s most exciting tribute artists, the award-winning Chris Collins presents a tribute to the music and legacy of John Denver in a special concert event! With similarities between Collins’ and John’s voices, Collins brings to the stage the unmistakable enthusiasm that was a hallmark of a John Denver concert. Chris Collins has been playing to much acclaim
“Beach Boys California Dreamin’” will take you on a musical journey to West Coast beaches, and the folk renaissance era of sensational rock and pop music! A talented cast uses beautiful harmonies combined with historical narrative and skillfully choreographed dance moves to share the hits of the Beach Boys, like Help Me Rhonda, Barbara Ann, I Get Around, Surfin’ U.S.A., and Wouldn’t It Be Nice. You’ll also be treated to the songs of legendary artists like The Mamas and The Papas; Simon and Garfunkel; The Carpenters; The 5th Dimension; Peter, Paul and Mary; Joni Mitchell; Burt Bacharach; and The Association. These groups produced some of the greatest music of that time, and their appeal has only grown over the decades. In the “Beach Boys California Dreamin’” show, feel-good ballads, upbeat harmonies, and introspective songwriting come together to create sounds you’ve never forgotten! It’s the music that took radio by storm in the 60’s and early 70’s, and it continues to gain new fans as each year goes by.
Come celebrate one Unforgettable Voice and one unforgettable duo, with the sounds of The Carpenters Once More featuring vocalists Diana Lynn. From the birth of this dynamic duo to the last of their public performances, this heartwarming show highlights hits like Yesterday Once More, Close To You, For All We Know; We’ve Only Just Begun, Postman, Ticket To Ride and many more!
Almost every Tuesday evening and many weekends and holidays, the 17-member Talk of the Town Orchestra can be heard playing the most popular swing tunes from the golden era of the “big bands.”
The Talk of the Town Orchestra was formed in 1988 as a volunteer organization from the University of Oklahoma community to keep alive the Glenn Miller tradition of the golden era of the big bands and to bring entertainment to Oklahoma City area retirement homes, senior citizen centers, hospitals, civic clubs, and social service agencies. Since then the band has evolved into the premier ballroom dance band in the state and today plays for most of the ballroom dance clubs and organizations in Oklahoma.
With our 4000-tune repertoire of big band arrangements--swing, jitterbug, ballads, waltzes, latins, polkas, Dixie-land, blues, country and western, two-step, patriotic, and gospel styles--ranging in time from the 1800s to today’s music, we can play an entire program from a particular era--perfect for class reunions. Special programs include recreating a WW II USO show complete with US Army Air Corps khaki uniforms, songs, skits, and dances, The Fabulous 50s, Sounds of the Sixties, Turn of the Century with 1900 dances and music, Gospel, and Dixieland.
and delighting audiences with his wit, warmth and musical performance. Performing John Denver’s famous hits such as Rocky Mountain High, Take Me Home, Country Roads, Annie’s Song, and many more, Chris Collins is committed to keeping the music and message of John Denver alive. As one reviewer of his East Coast shows wrote, “the trick is developing a unique show and style that represents the artist while brushing their music with original style....Chris Collins does just that.”
Join Chris Collins at LEGACY ON MAIN STREET for a stellar concert event!!
Oklahoma Kids Inc. is the nation’s only ‘little league’ of entertainers celebrating what’s right about America promoting drug-free lifestyles, patriotism and community service. The group’s founder, Dr. Dale Smith, holds a doctorate in administration-education and masters in music education. Young people, ages 3 to high school seniors join Oklahoma Kids just like adults join a civic club. In the program, they find a peer group all involved in making a difference in the world by using the performing arts as the vehicle. Competition is held on a local to state to national level. Shows range from fairs, festivals and theme parks on a national and international scale to the touring cast of Raising America, a patriotic musical. Members enjoy exposure, growth, character development and opportunity. Because of the experience gained from being on stage, members are better prepared for whatever they choose to do in life. Many members are performing on Broadway and on tour with Disney and in Branson and Nashville: Kristin Chenoweth, Bryan White, Jarrod Neimann and Blake Shelton are alumni. The group is affiliated with Ed McMahon, Barbara Fairchild, Randy Earhart and Taco Mayo, Steve Weyher and Golden Corral and Brandon Karn and Ben and Jerry’s.
Exclusively endorsed by The Valens estate and Chubby Checker, Sting Ray Anthony's " The Labamba Show" is as close to experiencing the raw energy of the wave-cutting Rock N Roll you'll ever get. Sting Ray gives you an unparalleled tribute to some of the greatest music in the history of early Rock-n-Roll. Songs included in this concert event are: Oh Donna, C'Mon Lets Go' Labamba, All Shook Up, Love Me Tender, Dont't Be Cruel, Blue Sude Shoes, instrumentals by The Ventures, Rick Nelson, Bobby Darin and the list goes on.....
Sting Ray Anthony(endearingly knighted "Sting" by Bobby Vee and Fabian) is a Valens look and sound alike. His energetic performance style has delighted audiences for two decades across America and Canada performing in Las Vegas, Atlantic City, California, Mexico, and Branson, Mo sending audiences to their feet dancing and singing to every song performed.
"I've always been a fan of the 50's music and will always be", Sting Ray Anthony declares. "To me, it's the best music there is - it's upbeat, positive, it's about being in love and all the good things from an innocent age. You can't help but feel like dancing when you hear this music".
The Ritchie Valens family has adopted Sting Ray Anthony as our brother....
We are very proud of the way he represents our brother...
He is truely an extraordinary performer...
-Connie Valens,The Ritchie Valens Estate.