Reviews of IMAX Theater Live Shows

Reviews of IMAX Theater Live Shows
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Wayne Smith
KY
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"a hidden gem."
A hidden gem. I would recommend this show to anyone.
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Diana Gore
MO
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"Delightful show."
Delightful show. My mother was on this trip with us and this show took her back to her youth. She laughed until she cried. Thanks for giving her this wonderful experience.
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Jude LaFrancis
IL
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"It was a terrific, heartwarming show."
This show was great. Many of us in the audience cried. It was a terrific, heartwarming show.
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Stan Burek
CO
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"Wonderful."
Wonderful. Brought back memories.
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Rosemary
Indiana
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"Small intimate setting."
Small intimate setting. Very laid back and relaxing. Music was exceptional including the patsy cline singer. Would recommend seeing it.
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Ronald Swain
Sutton West,
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"Our favorite"
Our favorite of the 6 shows we saw in branson. James is great but we also loved jim. Loved the intimacy of the theatre!
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Karen Quan
OH
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"BEST family friedly heart warming show that I've seen."
This was the best family friedly heart warming show that i've seen. Keep up the great work guys hope to see you again!
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Bruce Wilder
TN
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"Absolutely one of the best shows in Branson."
Absolutely one of the best shows in branson. We are recommending it to everyone who might even consider a trip to branson. Our seats were front row and such fun!!
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John J Petito
NY
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"THE GREATEST PERFORMERS OF ALL WE HAVE SEEN IN BRANSON"
Fantastically awesome and the greatest performers of all we have seen in branson since every show of the sons of britches is all 100 audience participation by the audience yelling out the songs for the sons of britches to play and sing. Hope they come to new york soon for a performance.
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Dan Burdette
OK
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"This was a superb show."
This was a superb show. We picked it by chance and timing for our stay in branson. We could not have picked a better show. We are recommending this show to our friends. Great music and fun.
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Catherine Briles
NC
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"Very funny show."
Very funny show. Well worth the money.
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Larry Bartels
Eau Claire, Michigan
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"Sons of Britches was our favorite show!"
Sons of britches was our favorite show! Funny, personable, talented musicians who played a wide variety of songs requested by their audience. Would definitely recommend their show and would see it again next time!
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Marvin Alumbaugh
WY
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"best show we saw in Branson"
This, by far, was the best show we saw in branson. Would love to see them again.
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Janet Nicholson
TN
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"Show was very entertaining."
Show was very entertaining..Same scenerio as the above..Pre ordering tickets was a waste of time and more costly. The gentleman who did the show was funny and very talented as well as his musicians.
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Donald Fleming
FAIRFAX, VERMONT
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"would see again"
Would see again
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Jayne Craig
CO
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"Enjoyed this show very much."
Enjoyed this show very much. Performers are warm and down to earth. Great voices.
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Jill Ivey
MO
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"Fun family!"
Fun family!
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Wynona Gieb
TX
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"Interaction with crowd was awesome."
The entertainers were very good and had great personalities. Really fun and were able to sing all request. Interaction with crowd was awesome.
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Judith Paster
NJ
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"Great show."
Loved the homey feel of james's performance. Enjoyed the extremely talented men who accompanied him. Great show
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Bradley Milstead
TX
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"Great show!"
Great show! We've seen a james 4 times and he always puts on a wonderful show. His life story & mission to help foster children is very inspiring.
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Barbara Bills
IL
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"great musicians and vocals."
Again, great musicians and vocals. Great stories about george.
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Linda Brooks
TX
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"We love George jones."
We love george jones. This sure to be a big hit. About time, he was the king of country music.
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Paula Beard
Valliant, OK - Oklahoma
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"Loved this show!"
Loved this show!! This is a very talented family. Will go again next time we are in the area.
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Larry Sopchak
TX
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"we laughed more than we have laughed in a long time"
Smoke on the mountain exceeded our expectations! My wife and i thoroughly enjoyed this presentation, we laughed more than we have laughed in a long time! We hope to see their christmas show in the future!
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Robert Loss
Sturgeon Bay Wisconsin
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"Best show of the 4 days"
Best show of the 4 days
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Marilyn Snyder
South Lyon MI
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"Great show."
Great show. My granddaughter and i loved every minute of their show. One of our favoritites.
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Gerald Blumeyer
IL
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"very good show!"
Enjoyed the bass player, very good show!
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Joe
KY
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"Great fun"
Really enjoyed the show! Great fun, and we’ll be back!
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Sheila Hale
CA
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"loved their Bluegrass music and the personalities of the family members. "
The petersen family were really great. I loved their bluegrass music and the personalities of the family members. The violinist was superb and family was very talented. It was fun and the family even took a picture with us after the performance. We loved all of it.
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Maria Shiyou Holden
MS
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"SMOKE ON THE MOUNTAIN was absolutely my favorite!!!"
My husband and i saw about 11 shows in our honeymoon in branson last april. Smoke on the mountain was absolutely my favorite!!! I could so relate to this family!
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Jennifer Andrews
La Jolla, California
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"Excellent in ali ways "
Excellent in ali ways bought all cds
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Jan
Sacramento, CA
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"What fun!"
What fun! Very small theater made it feel like james garrett was performing just for us. We loved him and the rest of the performers. I noticed that some of the other reviewers thought there were too many stories. Not for us! We thought they added dimension. I would highly recommend this show.
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Robert Lemmon
Whitestown, IN
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Good mixture of stait's music with very talented musicians.
On Stage at George Strait - A Tribute Starring James Garrett
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Gary Flage
San Angelo, TX
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"Delightful show."
Delightful show. Very talented family. Small intimate theater. Enjoyed the family video shown during the intermission.
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Catherine Schaupp
Coldwater, MI
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Intimate theatre, great audience interaction.
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Terri Foxx-Wishert
Yakima, WA
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I could have listened for another hour. Didn’t need the nondenver music
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Bill Webb
Washington MO.
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One of the best shows i've seen in 40 years coming to branson. This is the first time i've really seen a bluegrass band. It was great fun. Highly recommended, even if you don't think you are a bluegrass fan. The show is in a small theater, puts you up close and personnel.
Tip: Just go and see a talented family!
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Dale Perrey
Austin, TX
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"Good show."
Good show. The theater was much smaller than i expected and the crowd was fairly small, but it was a mid-week / mid-afternoon performance, so probably to be expected. The band had high quality performers and the theater was comfortable. The sound system was good too. Although i liked some of the stories and background on george, etc., i thought there was maybe too much story telling and band intro and not enough singing of george's songs
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Ken Pollock
Claremore
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I will go every time i go to branson..... Excellent musicianship, close and personal experience. Every seat a great seat.
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Charles Gourley
Lacey , WA
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James garrett has made an impressive study of john denver (actually knew him) and shared lots of trivia. His guitar style suits the denver songs, but he can’t get the high notes with his vocals. We were in branson in mid august, which is a slow time, and sadly, there were only 12 in the audience for that neat little theater. We didn’t provide much energy for the entertainers. James has an interesting charity for foster kids that merits a mention.
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Kathryn Moore
Manhattan, KS
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This was our second time to see james garrett's tribute to john denver, and there may well be a third, when we are next in branson. It is a wonderful show.
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Amber Haskins
Newport, AR
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Hilariously funny!! My husband and i brought our 4 boys from ages 3 to 11 and we all enjoyed it! We would go back and watch it again in a heartbeat if we had the chance!! Excellent show!
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Kathryn Moore
Manhattan, KS
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This is our second time for this show. We loved john denver's music, and we love equally the performance of james garrett. It does not appear here, but we also saw his george strait show, and it was equally good. We will do our best to see his glenn campbell show on our next trip, and probably repeat at least the strait show, and maybe even john denver for a third time, on our next trip. We also liked the atmosphere of the small theater and its sense of connection between the audience and the performers.
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Lisa Vail
Cabot, AR
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Thoroughly enjoyed the show!! Great seating and great interaction with the audience!!
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Lisa Vail
Cabot, AR
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"This show was hilarious."
This show was hilarious. We thoroughly enjoyed it and loved the audience interaction
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Krista Southern
Indianapolis, IN
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This tribute artist was great. He knew john denver and shared personal stories about him.
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GLADYS SEVERSON
Pepin, WI
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Loved the history of john denver's musical career. John denver was one of my all time favorite performers and i loved hearing his songs again. It was great that his close friend is doing this tribute.
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Charlotte Denton
Equality, AL
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Excellent performance by all 3 entertainers! Just like listening to john denver
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George Wooden
Chandler, OK
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"Okay"
Okay
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Stan Beck
Bartlesville, OK
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Performer did a good job of mixing the familiar hits with some un-familiar songs. Really nice friendly setting in the small theater.
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Tom Novak
Centerville, OH
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Really enjoyed the opportunity of the up close performance in the perfect size theater setting. Musicians excellent with great audience involvement.
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Ted Pretorius
Sutter, CA
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You will never stop laughing at this bunch, the preacher is just hilarious.
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Gregory Keel
Perrysburg, OH
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This is a show we've seen before. We liked it so much we decided to see it again. The imax theater is very small and intimate. But be forewarned, if you are looking for an imitator this not the show for you. This is actually a tribute to denver by someone who knew him. The second half of the show was all requests of john denver songs. (i think he knows them all)
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Jesse Cole-McGowan
Norman, OK
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"Excellent show."
Excellent show. Cast was great in the show as well as before and after. We loved it.
Tip: Don't miss this show.
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Rhonda
Oklahoma City Oklahoma
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I loved this show it is so funny! You will laugh yourself silly.
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Herman Escue
Iowa Park, TX
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"Great acting."
Great acting. So funny. Our third time to see it and it is always so much fun
Tip: Keep up the good job
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Richard/Ruth Clemenson
Hoople, ND
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"It was our favorite show!"
It was our favorite show!
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Barbara Luffman
Elkin, NC
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One of the best shows i have ever seen in my life! Don't miss it!
Tip: Prepare to be entertained!
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Kyle Swart
Marysville, KS
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Talented group of three but nothing fancy. Comedy was nothing great.
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Robert Loss
Sturgeon bay Wisconsin
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You were our first show and we were not disappointed except the low turnout for a sunday afternoon we went to 6 shows and felt 5 were outstanding, the 6th did not click with us.
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Arthur Irlando
Montgomery, TX
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Good music good stories new information about john denver
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Barbara Beaven
Fishers, IN
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James garrett not only sings john denver's songs the way john would, but also gives bits and pieces of john's life since he personally knew him. It was quite a wonderful tribute!
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Larry Rowe
Choctaw, OK
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This is the second one we have seen and thoroughly enjoyed it.
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Kathleen Huffman
Medina, NY
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"absolutely awesome show"
Absolutely awesome show
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Dan Acosta
Mesa AZ
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Tribute show, doesn't sound at all like george strait, overall weak vocals, piano player is great, the show itself is only 120 long. James supports a local foster home which is a great cause, but this show itself is not one we will see again.
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Craig Gilpin
Franklin, Nebraska
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It was a good show but could use some video affects. His so called backup people were much to be desired and he lack energy and enthusiasm to say the least.
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Terry J Harlon
Shreveport, LA
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Quality music , fun , inspiring
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Randy Ranabargar
Hannibal, MO
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Really enjoyed the show!! Awesome tribute to john denver!!
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Amy mcgregory
Southaven ms
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Wonderful show ! Love love love love it!
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Robert Berry
KATY, Texas
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Entertaining performance in a intimate theater.
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Donald Brechtel
Paso Robles, CA
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My wife was a big john denver fan and loved james garrett's tribute. The small venue was so special for us we were seated in front row seats.
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Gary Shanks
Crosby, Texas
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Was a fun show, but after watching the haygoods on last day, could not rate any higher.
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William W Wilson
Cleveland, TN
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"The show was great."
The show was great. Completely entertained and will recommend.
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Rickey Caughron
Big Sandy, TX
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Probably one of the funniest shows in town.
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Jim Larson
Souix Falls, SD
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This is an excellent show presented by a wonderful musician! John denver has been my favorite entertainer for years and years and, frankly, i was a bit concerned how this tribute would be it was beyond our expectations! James not only knows the songs, he also knows the back stories behind denver's thoughts when writing the songs. He sings and performs them in a manner that is, indeed, a tribute to john denver. If we get back to branson and james is there, his will be the first show we see, and likely see twice.
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Dale Shaner
Fort Collins, Colorado
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"Great guitarist."
Great guitarist. Outstanding bass player and humerus fiddler.
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Judy Burge
Haughton, LA
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"It was a great show."
It was a great show. Really enjoyed it and laughed a lot. The performers were great!
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Judith Graf
Clarence, NY
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"2nd row seats were great!"
2nd row seats were great!
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Ted and Sally Fortmann
Yukon, OK
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We were great fans of john denver. Garrett certainly captured denver's style of music and is very talented as were his supporting musicians.
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Rickey Ashley
San Antonio, TX
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Singer was a little under the weather had a cough but the show went on. Went on a little longer than expected. Had to leave before the end of the show.
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Mary Jensen
Fountain Hills, AZ
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"enjoyed very much."
Enjoyed very much. Liked being so close to the entertainment.
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Larry Smoot
Carrollton, MO
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"James Garrett Was ill."
James garrett was ill. The other guy was fair.
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Claude Harman
Greenville, GA
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"Just totally awesome!"
Just totally awesome!
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Bob & Evelyn Majors
Plainfield, IN
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This group gives it their best to please the audience
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Bruce Richards
N Little Rock, AR
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"Small, personal theater."
Small, personal theater. Friendly, talented performers! This truly was a tribute to john denver and his music.
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Michael Dziadik
Cypress, TX
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"we loved him and his music"
We loved him and his music
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AHORNE@AG.ORG
Springfield, Missouri
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It was great - laughed and made friends. We were celebrating our 48 wedding anniversary and have pastored small churches while raising three children, so have experienced much of the same! Question: do you go to churches? At what fee?