Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers to appear at the Blue Ridge Theater

GLENDALE SPRINGS — The Blue Ridge Theater and Events Center will present Karen Donaldson performing as Dolly Parton on Saturday, July 18.

Donaldson comes from a musical family and began singing at family reunions, gospel quartets and trios and then eventually moved into country musical performances and theatrical productions.

She has been cast in regional and national commercials, been featured in the Murder Mystery Dinner Theater shows at the House of Blues, was featured on “The Dean Martin Show” at the Palace Theatre, and performed as an impersonator for “Dino’s TV Variety Show.”Donaldson has also performed in the off-Broadway hit “The Marvelous Wonderettes.”

In addition to her performance on July 18, Donaldson will perform at the Blue Ridge Theater on Sept. 19. at 6 p.m.

Kenny Rogers Performance

The Blue Ridge Theater will also present Mark Hinds performing as Kenny Rogers on July 18.

Hinds shares a remarkable resemblance to Rogers and performs songs such as “The Gambler,” “Lady,” Every Now and Then” and “Islands in the Stream.”

Doors open and dinner is served at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 7 p.m.

For tickets or more information about the Blue Ridge Theater and Events Center call 336-246-2900.

Hannah Myers can be reached at 336-846-7164 or on Twitter @cmedia_hmyers.

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