Clean, Family Comedy. If you are one of the nearly 1 million adults and kids who over the past several years has seen Ricky perform live at the Alabama Theatre in North Myrtle Beach, SC, you understand why he is building a large, enthusiastic following. His dry, gut pummeling humor is a workout for young and old. Ricky, the “lovable, gifted idiot” is the most natural, spontaneous and thoroughly refreshing comedy character to come along in many years. And when he boasts, “I think about stuff,” he is telling the truth.
As a successful headliner on the Las Vegas Strip, Terry Fator captures the hearts and funny bones of audiences from around the world with Terry Fator: The VOICE of Entertainment live at The Mirage. Backed by a live band, Fator wows audiences nightly with singing, comedy and unparalleled celebrity impressions. The “America‘s Got Talent“ winner brings to life a hilarious range of characters including Winston, the impersonating turtle, Emma Taylor, the little girl with the big voice and lounge singer Monty Carlo. With comedic banter and amazing vocal impressions of musical superstars such as Garth Brooks, Dean Martin, Aretha Franklin, Lady Gaga and more
Elton Rohn is thrilling audiences across Canada and the USA. As Elton Rohn, Ron Camilleri’s ability to transform into Elton John is uncanny. Audiences are amazed. It’s like seeing a 1970’s Elton John concert. And his band is made up of some of Canada’s finest musicians. Select shows now include a string quartet. Every note is played live, no tracks. And the band features full four part harmony. The band has headlined over 200 shows including festivals across Canada and the USA, including major markets. They’ve played Las Vegas where they were the only Elton John tribute asked to play the Elton John convention. NY, Chicago, Philadelphia, Atlantic City ... They’ve performed on Television, theatres, festivals and they are considered a top headlining festival act playing to thousands. They’ve been called one of the best tributes anywhere.
An evening filled with the classic sounds of Motown you don’t want to miss! This is always a great concert at the Alabama Theatre! The Temptations (w/ original member Otis Williams) have prospered for more than forty years, selling out performances throughout the world. The Four Tops have been marveling audiences with their sweet harmonies since 1954. Original member Duke Fakir is joined by Theo Peoples, Lawrence Payton Jr. and Ronnie McNeir.
Humorist Jeanne Robertson is an expert in humor, whether regaling audiences with her experiences as a 6’2″ Miss Congeniality winner in the Miss America Pageant or outlining the steps to developing a sense of humor. Jeanne has been awarded every top honor in the speaking profession. Author of three books on humor, Jeanne has produced six DVD/CD humor programs in the last decade and can be heard daily on Sirius XM Radio’s Laugh USA family comedy channels. This lets millions nationwide know she speaks two languages fluently: English . . . and Southern. You may have seen this Speakers Hall of Fame inductee being interviewed by CBS correspondent Morley Safer on “60 Minutes” or seen one of her speeches on public television. But only when you hear her in person in Myrtle Beach will you appreciate why audiences across the nation proclaim, “The meeting ain’t over til the tall lady speaks.”
The Oak Ridge Boys have the longest history of any current act in country music. They feature one of the most distinctive and recognizable sounds in the music industry. Their four-part, power harmonies and upbeat songs have generated dozens of Country, Pop and Gospel hits and earned them multiple Grammys, Doves and Country Music Awards. Come hear hits like “Elvira”, “Bobbie Sue”, “American Made”, and “Thank God For Kids”! OakRidgeBoys.com
Former host of The Tonight Show, Jay Leno is a renowned comedian who was inducted into the Television Hall of Fame in 2014. He is an avid car collector and books hundreds of stand up appearances each year. He touches on everyday topics and puts his own hilarious spin on headlines.
The official live and authentic re-creation of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and The Big Bopper will hit the stage at Alabama Theatre when John Mueller brings his 50's Dance Party to town. The event features over two hours of high-energy entertainment that features all the great hits from the 50's.
Tony Butala, Donovan Tea, and Bobby Poynton are The Lettermen. They have eighteen Gold Albums worldwide and have grossed over $25 Million in record sales. All of that in addition to five Grammy nominations, an Andy Award, and a Cleo Award attest to the popularity that has endured through several generations. With over 10,000 sold out shows to their credit and hundreds of live shows per year since 1961, The Lettermen are constantly sending valentines to their audience with each and every love song. The versatility of group members and personal tastes let each display a variety of musical styles - adapting through the years to include whatever the current trend may be. Through the 70s, 80s, 90s, and 2000s, the Lettermen continue to release albums and perform live all over the world. Whether singing acapella or while backed by an entire symphony orchestra, The Lettermen's theme still remains - the love song. Lending that famous harmony to every arrangement, they have proven that love ballads have an appeal that knows no boundaries and will continue to stand the test of time for years to come.
An evening filled with classic motown songs of the 50’s and 60’s. Original Drifters hits like “Under the Boardwalk”, “This Magic Moment”, “Up On The Roof”, “Save the Last Dance For Me”, and “On Broadway”. The Coasters are an American rhythm and blues/rock and roll vocal group that had a string of hits in the late 1950s. Although the Coasters originated outside of mainstream doo-wop, their records were so frequently imitated that they became an important part of the doo-wop legacy through the 1960s. They became known as the “Clown Princes of Rock N Roll” for their humorous rock and roll songs with a solid rhythm and blues underpinning. You’ll listen to their hits like “Yakety Yak”, “Charlie Brown”, “Searchin’” and “Young Blood”. Hear Platters hits like “Only You (And You Alone)”, “The Great Pretender”, “(You’ve Got) The Magic Touch”, “Smoke Gets In Your Eyes” and “With This Ring”.
The mission of the CBMA Awards is to promote Carolina Beach Music, its influences and offshoots and the unique Carolina lifestyle by the presentation of a first class awards show that originates each November in North Myrtle Beach, SC. The show honors winners in various categories and remembers the pioneers who originated this music and helped make it great. Those honored are performers, songwriters, radio personalities, mobile DJ's, dancers, producers, engineers, promoters and others who have been integrally involved with the music's success. The further overall purpose is to keep this music alive by getting young people involved in this fun yet clean cut music, to give the music its deserved recognition, respect and credibility, and to bring diverse people together in an upbeat harmonious manner. The CBMA Awards have become an icon of Carolina Beach Music and the home of this southern tradition.