The Dolly Show

24 March 2024 3:00PM Kedron-Wavell Blue Pacific Showroom, 21 Kittyhawk Drive, Chermside, QLD, Australia.
As seen on BBC ONE and voted the UK's BEST Dolly Parton Impersonator, West End star - Kelly O'Brien is country legend Dolly Parton and she's headed for Australia! With stunning vocals, flawless comic timing, and a plethora of 'Dollyisms', this is a must-see show for any country music fan! Grab your Cowgirl hat, your Cowboy boots, and a smile and book tickets now!

Doors open: 2:30pm
Show starts: 3pm

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Kelly O'Brien, a renowned UK West End performer, is acclaimed for her exceptional portrayal of Dolly Parton. This gifted impersonator is set to make her Australian debut, delivering a spectacular show that captures Dolly's essence like no other.

Hailing from Australia, Kelly O'Brien is recognized globally as the top Dolly Parton Tribute artist, earning the coveted title of No.1 Dolly Parton Tribute. Her portrayal on BBC UK's 'Even Better Than The Real Thing' showcases her remarkable talent. Backed by a talented band, Kelly brings alive Dolly's iconic hits including "9 to 5," "Jolene," and "I Will Always Love You," masterfully embodying the spirit of the Tennessee icon.

Kelly's journey as a performer spans over 25 years, beginning with her early days as a young country singer at the age of 14. Her accolades include being crowned South Australian Country Vocalist of the Year and Best New Talent at the prestigious Gympie Muster country festival. She has enjoyed television exposure on platforms like New Faces, Good Morning Australia, and was a finalist on POPSTARS 2.

Kelly's diverse career ranges from starring in Germany's Starlight Express to releasing the hit single "Crucified." Notable theatrical roles include The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Cabaret, and Islands in the Stream. Her TV appearances extend to Duran Duran's video, 'How to Look Good Naked,' 'X factor,' and more.

Kelly's dedication to her craft was underscored by her meeting with Dolly Parton in 2011, her idol. Her recognition as the UK's best Dolly tribute, as awarded by the Agent's Association of Great Britain, reinforces her exceptional skill. She even sang alongside Dolly Parton's band in Nashville and triumphed in the #jolenechallenge on Twitter, handpicked by Dolly Parton and Netflix.

Now, Kelly O'Brien takes her celebrated show, THE DOLLY SHOW, on tour across the UK and the West End, finally bringing her remarkable performance to audiences in Australia.