Through the Years: Kenny Rogers’ Photographs of America

When Kenny Rogers decided to take up photography he went all in, learning from some of the best on the planet. Former Ansel Adams assistant John Sexton regularly went on shoots with Kenny between performing gigs. Yousuf Karsch, the master portrait photographer, not only gave him tips, but also wrote the forward to a book on Kenny’s photos. Rogers loved shooting his celebrity friends and using photography as a way to meet new ones. His images of iconic Western lands are as breathtaking as his images of common folk are poignant. Featuring nearly 60 images this exhibition highlights a facet of a multi-talented man many didn’t know about and sheds new light on the seriousness of Kenny’s hobby. Member opening on Saturday, February 25, 2022. 5:00 – 8:00 pm ET.

“The Booth Museum is excited to present a Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers Tribute show on Saturday, April 9, 7:00 pm at the Grand Theatre in Cartersville, GA.

Karen Hester as Dolly recently won has been the opening act for recording artists such as Trace Adkins and Ricky Van Shelton. Recently, she won “Clash of the Cover Bands” on “E this fall. Harnessing this wide array of professional experience and topping it off with outstanding costumes, wigs, and makeup, Karen brings her Dolly Parton act to life in every performance.

Dave Karl as Kenny has a natural voice is so close to Kenny Rogers, it’s effortless for him to Impersonate. He was contacted by “Movie Works Corp. in Phoenix and was asked to play the part of Kenny Rogers in a Motion Picture film entitled “QUEENS OF COUNTRY” directed by Ryan Page. Dave, is a member of “LEGENDS in CONCERT”/ Las Vegas NV. 

 

Tickets are $35.00 for Booth Members and $40.00 for not-yet-members. Go to https://thegrandtheatre.org/ to purchase tickets.

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