will you be arriving?
favorite variety show is set for an 11th
and final season of live performances
this year in Branson. The Welk Show starring
The Lennon Sisters, Jo Ann Castle, Ralna
English, the Welk Champagne Music Makers
and a rotating cast of original guest
stars from the Lawrence Welk television
show will present the Welk Grand Finale
Season from September through mid-December
2004 at the Welk Resort Theater in Branson.
Welk Show was broadcast for 27 years
-- on the ABC television network from
July 1955 to September 1971 and in syndication
from 1971 to 1982. Demanding that his
shows be clean and wholesome, Welk featured
easy-listening music performed by a family
of wholesome musicians, singers and dancers.
The shows enduring popularity has
been proven time and again through highly
rated re-runs and specials on PBS since
1987 and 10 years of live performances
at The Welk Resort Theatre in Branson.