Ten Amazing Branson Shows!
There are lots of shows in Branson, and while all of them are charming and have some kind of appeal, there are some that truly seem to stand out in the eyes of Branson travelers. When vacationing in Branson you want to have the best vacation possible, and that means booking tickets for the most fabulous shows in Branson. If you aren't sure just what is available, then this article should clue you in. The following shows are considered to be some of the very best in all of Branson.
Master illusionist Rick Thomas is known for his personality and presentation, and his show is unique. A former ballroom dance champion, Rick Thomas combines dance, music and illusions into a spectacular production. With help from his human assistants as well as birds and tigers, Rick Thomas has been amazing audiences around the world. And now in Branson! A perfect show for the whole family.
With horses, racing pigs, and a hilarious MC, you can't go wrong with Dolly. This comedic show that depicts the feud between the North and South will have you rolling with laughter, and stomping along with the audience participation in the feud. The simpering Southern belles are set off by rowdy soldiers and stampeding bison. The antics of the actors will have you laughing so hard you may be distracted from your finger-licking, stick-to-your ribs meal. An amazing all around show, Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede is a delight for adults and kids of all ages.
Imagine six fabulous voices blending in soul-wrenching harmonies as the music of a full band plays. This is the premise of SIX, without the actual band. That's right. These six real-life brothers perform the entire show themselves. Their amazing musical talent is unparalleled, as they perform both the vocals and the musical beat with their mouths. These men can replicate the sound of drums, bass guitars, and even cymbals with their lips and vocal chords. Truly an amazing show.
At the end of this show you will be marveling and asking yourself, 'How did they do that?' The stupendous Acrobats of China show features some of the best performers from the Shanghai Circus. You will see trapeze artists, aerial ballet, and so much more. The beautiful Chinese dances performed at this show are made even more spectacular by the amazing costuming and sets that have been created specifically for this Branson show. The Acrobats of China has been voted as the 'Best Show in Branson,' and with good reason.
If you're looking for a night of precise instrumentation, exciting dance sequences and general excitement, then Shoji Tabuchi is the show for you. Shoji, his wife Dorothy, their daughter Christina, and the always talented cast are sure to blow you away with one of Branson's most popular performances. From classical to current pop selections, you'll experience a wide variety of music performed with razor precision when taking in the Shoji Tabuchi Show.
Travel the world without leaving Branson. This epic portrayal of the journeys of explorer Marco Polo features an international cast of dancers and illusionists. The historical tale of love and loss and adventure is brought to stage with more than 300 lavish costumes and stunning visual effects in a production created specifically for Branson audiences. You will absolutely love this one.
If you have a hankering for a fabulous gospel show while you are in Branson, dont miss a chance to see Presleys' Country Jubilee. This show is a true Branson tradition, featuring a talented cast of performers from the Presley family, who have been performing their soulful gospel numbers for area audiences for decades. But, be ready for some fun, too, as Herkimer and Cecil and their funny blend of comedy to create a show everyone loves.
Stand up comedian Paul Harris is a seasoned Branson performer and has his stage show down to a sid-splitting science. With wonderfully funny tales of his life, growing up in Arkansas, and more. He is also a talented musician and is joined on stage by his family bluegrass band, the Cleverlys for more comedy and some of the most unique and enjoyable bluegrass music you will ever hear! This is a must see show for sure.
Grand Country Jubilee
Comedy and authentic Ozarks music combine at the Grand Country Jubilee for a thoroughly entertaining time that will have you tapping you toes and rolling in the aisles. Jamie Haage takes on the roll of funny man, Jim Dandy, and certainly lives up to the title. As for the music, your sense of hearing will be graced by the New South, consisting of tenor Scott Leven, Mark McCauley on bass, Trey Wilson taking over lead, and Matt Ranker rounding out the group on baritone. If you're looking for a variety of entertainment that stays focused on country traditions, Grand Country Jubilee is a good bet.
The biblical story of Jonah is brought to life before your eyes, and all around you. With spectacular visual effects as Sight & Sound is famous for, you'll witness the trial and redemption of Jonah as he is sent to Ninevah, tries to hide and is swallowed by a great fish. A much-loved bible story that the whole family will want to see again and again.