BAD MEDICINE – THE MIDWEST’S #1 TRIBUTE TO BON JOVI
August 24 at 8 pm
Bad Medicine was formed and led by lifelong Bon Jovi fan, Joe Frasca, in February 2001. Through the years, this talented group of musicians have proven time and time again, that Bad Medicine is truly the “next best thing” to the originals.
TED VIGIL – A JOHN DENVER TRIBUTE
September 5, 6, & 7
Ted Vigil, a man who, according to long-time Denver guitar accompanist Steve Weisberg, closely resembles John both physically and musically, is carrying on the tradition honoring this colossal music icon. Ted is a singer, songwriter and a tribute artist. He was born in Seattle and raised in the Olympia area He has been performing from the age of ten throughout school in concert, symphonic and jazz bands developing his talents as a drummer and singer.
September 11 at 1 pm
Multi-award winning family group The Hoppers have been singing to global audiences for over 60 years with appearances ranging from presidential religious inaugural ceremonies and New York’s Carnegie Hall to singing conventions and church platforms.
STAYIN’ ALIVE – A BEE GEES TRIBUTE
September 12 at 8 pm
STAYIN’ ALIVE offers to their audiences the songs and sights of a full Bee Gees play list, singing blockbusters such as “Night Fever”, “Jive Talkin’”, “How Deep Is Your Love”, “You Should Be Dancing”, “Nights on Broadway”, and “Stayin’ Alive”.
KENNY ROGERS BAND FEATURING DON GATLIN
September 17 at 1 pm
Don Gatlin is a dynamic and energetic lead singer and songwriter. Gatlin will be performing the hits of the GRAMMY Award-winning country superstar icon Kenny Rogers, which include “The Gambler,” “Lady,” “Islands In The Stream,” “Lucille,” “Coward of the County,” “She Believes In Me,” “Ruby, Don’t Take Your Love To Town,” “We’ve Got Tonight,” “Daytime Friends,”
THIS IS TOM JONES – THE TRIBUTE
September 19 & 20
Steve McCoy is known as the world’s greatest Tom Jones impersonator. Just this year there was an award-winning novel written based on his life, WHO KILLED “TOM JONES” by Gale Martin.
A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO PATSY CLINE
Patsy Cline and her music are more popular than ever and Colleen Raye’s Musical Tribute to Patsy Cline is a celebration of just that! Singing Patsy’s greatest hits like, “I Fall To Pieces”, “Crazy” “Walkin After Midnight” and some lesser-known gems including “You Belong To Me”, “Stop Look and Listen” and “Eyes of a Child”.
GLENN MILLER ORCHESTRA
October 5 at 1 pm
The legendary Glenn Miller was one of the most successful of all dance bandleaders back in the Swing Era of the 1930’s and 40’s. A matchless string of hit records, the constant impact of radio broadcasts and the drawing power at theatres, hotels and dance pavilion, built and sustained the momentum of popularity.
SIRENS OF THE 60’S
Colleen Raye, Debbie O’Keefe and Katie Gearty bring their talents to the stage to perform classic 60s tunes from the female artists of the era. Not just a campy show, it celebrates the vocal prowess of singers like Dionne Warwick, “Walk on By.” Cass Elliot with The Mamas and The Papas, Marilyn McCoo and the 5th Dimension, Lesley Gore…
The Blackwood Quartet has 9 Grammy Awards, 27 Dove Awards, and sold over 60 million albums, and are literally living Legends. The group tours regularly and brings the word of Christ through song, to both believers and non-believers alike. The quartet has had the privilege of performing with Willie Nelson and many other great artists. Recently, we have seen our popularity grow among Elvis tribute artist fans, as well.
QUEEN MACHINE – EUROPE’S BEST QUEEN TRIBUTE BAND
The Palace Theater presents the best Queen cover band in Denmark and one of Europe’s fastest-growing shows. Queen Machine is a spectacular live-performance that will deliver a magical experience for all Queen fans!
GOLD CITY QUARTET
October 22 at 1 pm
A Golden Legacy… Their name is synonymous with setting the standard for male quartets since their inception in 1980. Many have tried to pattern their style and sound, but there’s only one Gold City.
CHER & NEIL DIAMOND – A TRIBUTE
October 24 & 25
Don’t miss this magical tribute to two of the most talented and famous entertainers of all time. You will be amazed by how wonderfully these talented tribute performers capture the spirit and sound of these great artists.
GIRL SINGERS OF THE HIT PARADE – CHRISTMAS SHOW
Christmas is a time we all want to hear those cherished songs that bring a wave of nostalgia. Most of the popular Christmas songs were made famous in the 1950s and this show brings them all back. The Lennon Sisters, Andrews Sisters, McGuire Sisters, and the King Family were a part of every family’s Holiday and still are in many cases.
RAT PACK SUMMIT – A TRIBUTE
November 21 & 22
Kick back. Relax. Have a martini and a cigar and reminisce back to the days when the Rat Pack ruled Las Vegas. This Rat Pack tribute consists of three of the worlds most popular Rat Pack Impersonators. These three have performed at casinos, corporate events, festivals, weddings & nightclubs across the United States and several other countries.
THE MAGIC OF A GOSPEL CHRISTMAS WITH THE BLACKWOOD QUARTET
December 2 & 3
The Palace Theater is proud to present for the first time, the beautiful harmonies of the Blackwood Quartet and the amazing talent of Doug Church as Elvis, in an original Christmas Gospel Extravaganza!
DOLLY & KENNY TRIBUTE – TOGETHER AGAIN CHRISTMAS SHOW!
December 6 & 7
Back by popular demand! “Together Again” starring Wendy T and Dave Karl recreates the magic of Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers, as these two seasoned professionals deliver the incredible songs and the onstage playfulness of Kenny & Dolly’s “Real Love” tour.
TRANS INFINITY ORCHESTRA
Trans-Infinity Orchestra was created to be a holiday experience for all. Featuring the music of Trans Siberian Orchestra, and telling the story of Christmas around the world. This is done with: a musical ensemble second to none, an angelic choir, and a light show that is state of the art.
BRANSON ON THE ROAD: CHRISTMAS STYLE
December 10, 11, 12, & 13
What do you get when you bring together a fiddle, mandolin, banjo, guitar, upright slap bass, beautiful rhinestone costumes, hilarious comedy, and country Christmas, bluegrass, rockabilly and gospel music? Only one answer Branson On The Road® – Christmas Style is in town!
CHRISTMAS WITH THE NELSONS
December 16 at 1 pm
This heart-warming, multi-media, live concert experience, stars the third generation of #1 Nelson Family hitmakers. Matthew and Gunnar Nelson (the Grandsons of Ozzie and Harriet, and the sons of beloved Ricky) perform a genuine blend of Everly Brothers-style harmonies and Smothers Brothers-style comedy.
ROCKIN’ RETRO NEW YEARS – 70’S & 80’S LIVE MUSIC
December 30 & 31
Come Dressed in your best 70’s or 80’s attire. (Costumes not required, but welcomed).
Celebrate New Year’s at The Palace Theater! Rock out with the best Live Music of the 70s and 80s (Band TBA). You’ll be singing along and dancing to these classic hits!
AMERICAN ENGLISH BEATLES TRIBUTE
The show begins with the early years of Ed Sullivan and includes classic Beatles favorites such as She Loves You, Twist and Shout, I Want To Hold Your Hand, and many others. American English captures the very essence of John, Paul, George, and Ringo!
MATERIAL GIRL & THE FAME MONSTER
Material Girl is the greatest Madonna tribute show in the US. With vocals so spot on you will think you are hearing the real Madonna in her prime. Backed by a full live band , the experience is nothing short of incredible. All the greatest hits from her early 80s dance hits to her later electronic masterpieces. The Fame Monster – A Lady Gaga Experience takes things to another level. All the crazy costumes combined with the amazing presence of Lady Gaga and all those searing vocals. It’s undeniable. Bringing the dance sensations of her early work all the way through to a Star is Born.
ECHOES OF POMPEII- A TRIBUTE TO PINK FLOYD
The national touring Pink Floyd tribute band from the Chicagoland area delivers a true replication of a Pink Floyd concert. Echoes of Pompeii have an amazing laser/light and video show that incorporate original stage props for which their heroes are known. The band is backed by an experienced management…
KASHMIR – A LED ZEPPELIN TRIBUTE
KASHMIR is a very entertaining show bringing only the best of LED ZEPPELIN to a family-oriented event. KASHMIR seeks to re-create the experience of a 70’s Zeppelin show utilizing authentic vintage stage gear, costumes, and special effects, with great attention to detail in a non-pretentious way.
THE AMAZING KRESKIN
With a showman’s flair, a comedian’s wit, and the capacities of a bona fide Mentalist or thought reader, The Amazing Kreskin has, for six decades, dramatized the unique facets of the human mind…his own. His very name has become an integral part of pop culture throughout the world.
ROGER KABLER: THE ULTIMATE ROBIN WILLIAMS TRIBUTE EXPERIENCE
March 27 at 1:00 PM
Celebrate the comedic genius of the late, great Robin Williams with a show that goes to great lengths to respect Robin’s memory and celebrate his legacy; hilarious and emotionally powerful at the same time.For everyone around the globe confused about his unexpected departure, this tribute offers a form of closure and a chance to laugh with Robin one more time.
EAGLEMANIA – THE WORLD’S GREATEST EAGLES TRIBUTE BAND!
Back by Popular Demand! That isn’t their slogan by mistake! EagleMania has dedicated themselves to faithfully reproducing the music of The Eagles. Since their inception, EagleMania has been thrilling audiences all over the country with their stunning five-part harmony and their uncanny ability to emulate the unmistakable sound of The Eagles.
April 30 – May 2
Back by Popular Demand! The Greatest supergroup in country music history, the original Highwaymen, formed in 1985, consisted of Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, and Johnny Cash. This recreation (with Willie, Waylon, and Johnny) of that amazing, never to be seen again band continues the legacy.