Experience of Kenny Shaw
Kenny’s superb showmanship has won him the BC Country Music Association’s Entertainer of the Year Award no less than four times, in 1985, 1986, 1987 and 1988. He was also selected to open the CCMA Awards Show in Vancouver in 1987, Ottawa in 1989, Edmonton in 1990, and Hamilton in 1991. In April, 2001, a tour of UN bases in Eritrea, Africa added yet another highlight. He is in constant demand to deliver the opening entertainment at country music galas across North America.
Along with the many professional awards that he has earned over the years, Kenny also has a loyal following of fans from across the country and consistently generates standing ovations from his audiences. He has opened for artists Brooks & Dunn, the Doobie Brothers, Travis Tritt, and Billy Idol and has gained the love of fans across the continent from stages at The Mirage in Las Vegas to the community halls in Inuvik. More recently, he has been on seven Canadian Forces Overseas Show Tours including three in Afghanistan. In April, 2011, he was inducted into the BCCMA Hall of Fame. With a reputation for hysterically funny presentations and just a touch of the wild side, Kenny Shaw is a guaranteed success at any event!
Comedy Style of Kenny Shaw
Kenny’s show is laced with crafty impressions and musical tributes. He integrates the hits of contemporary entertainers from the past three decades with humorous sketches of DR. RUTH, STOMPIN’ TOM, BOB DYLAN, BOB MARLEY, ED SULLIVAN, ROD SERLING, THE BEATLES and many many more! KENNY also brings together some unusual pairs on stage such as REVEREND JIM (Christopher Lloyd) and JACK NICHOLSON, JOHNNY CASH singing a duet with DWIGHT YOAKUM and ELMER FUDD & MR. MAGOO. Those who have seen KENNY perform, know he is famous for his WAYLON & WILLIE tribute. This is one performer who is truly versatile and being a top rank musician, he is able to sing and play all styles of music including R&B, Country, Rock & Roll just to name a few!
Why hire Kenny Shaw?
If you are looking for an act to feature at your event, then this multi-talented musical comedian from Canada’s west coast will leave your audience rolling in the aisles!! Kenny Shaw is an event to remember! Hysterically funny presentations and just a touch of the wild side, Kenny Shaw is guaranteed to make your event a huge success! Kenny tailors his performance based on your wishes and your audience demographics, combining your choice of music, (R&B, Country, Rock & Roll or?) with his natural wit and keep your audience entranced. Performing at corporate events, conventions, or major music fests, Kenny Shaw will draw your audience into his wacky world of high-powered comedy and music, comical skits and hilarious one-liners. His performances are liberally laced with crafty impressions, hysterical comedy and incredible musical tributes to classic artists. A master of the live stage, Kenny is constantly updating his material and integrates his audiences industry and interests into his live performances in a fashion that has endeared him to his clients again and again.
Works Well in this Type of Event: Special Events, Corporate Events, Private Events, Charity Events, Casino Events, Community Events, Conventions, Trade Shows, Comedy Clubs, Comedy Shows, and Award Shows.
How to book Kenny Shaw
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