The thrilling action continues at the OLG Stage at Fallsview Casino this fall, as more shows are added to the entertainment roster: “Smokey Robinson In Concert: Smokey Music & Memories” on Sept. 23, Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band and Samantha Fish on Oct. 7, and “The Price is Right Live!” from Oct. 12-15.
Once pronounced by Bob Dylan as America’s “greatest living poet,” acclaimed singer-songwriter Smokey Robinson’s career spans over four decades of hits. He has more than 4,000 songs to his credit and continues to thrill sold-out audiences around the world with his high tenor voice, impeccable timing, and profound sense of lyric with hits “Just to See Her,” “Quiet Storm,” “Cruisin ’” and “Being With You.” He has received numerous awards, including the Grammy Living Legend Award, NARAS Lifetime Achievement Award, an honorary doctorate (Howard University), Kennedy Center Honors and the National Medal of Arts Award from the president of the United States. Robinson was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters’ Hall of Fame.
Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band and Samantha Fish images courtesy of Fallsview Casino
For Kenny Wayne Shepherd, he was destined to be a force in an influential resurgence of blues music since the release of his debut album, “Ledbetter Heights.” Now 25 years into his music career, Shepherd has earned two Blues Music Awards, the Blues Foundation’s Keeping The Blues Alive Award, two Billboard Music Awards, and a pair of Orville H. Gibson Awards.
Joining Shepherd is Samantha Fish. She has released six solo albums, her most recent being “Death Wish Blues.” Fish has received numerous accolades, including a 2018 Blues Music Award for Contemporary Blues Female Artist of the Year, and Artist of the Year at the Best of the Beat Awards.
“The Price is Right Live!” is the hit interactive stage show that gives eligible individuals the chance to hear their names called to "Come On Down" to win. Prizes may include appliances, vacations, and possibly a new car! Play classic games as seen on television's longest-running and most popular game show, such as: “Plinko,” “Cliffhangers,” “The Big Wheel,” and the fabulous “Showcase.” Playing to near sold-out audiences for over 14 years, “The Price Is Right Live” has entertained millions of guests and given away more than $15 million in cash and prizes.
Cathy Price, vice president of marketing at Niagara Casinos, said, “Fans are in for a treat! Guests can take in legendary musician Smokey Robinson, award-winning blues performers featuring the Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band and Samantha Fish, and an interactive entertainment experience with ‘The Price is Right Live.’ So, ‘Come On Down’ to Niagara Falls and the OLG Stage at Fallsview Casino.”
Show dates & performances
Tickets for all performances go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, June 30, at https://www.ticketmaster.ca.
For more, visit The OLG Stage at Fallsview Casino: www.fallsviewcasino/OLGStageatFallsviewCasino