- Published on Monday, May 27 2013 8:36 PM
Written by Jessica Covert
Posted by Mark Ruda
The Pierce Arrow Show Brings Audiences To Their Feet
As you travel Highway 65 toward Branson, you’ll probably notice multiple billboards advertising Pierce Arrow as “Branson’s Hottest Show.” With six all-star performers with years of performing experience under their belts, Pierce Arrow is undoubtedly Branson’s Hottest Show.
There’s little doubt as to Pierce Arrow’s popularity among show-goers in Branson. Reviews on TripAdvisor rave about the “…exceptional vocal ranges…” of the performers and the hilarious comedy contained in this show. For 13 years, Pierce Arrow has been entertaining audiences in Branson with their show that seems to have come off of the Las Vegas strip, but the entertainment here is top-notch.
Six cast members make up the talent of Pierce Arrow. Luke Menard, Scott Fraker, Tim Storms, Jimmy Fulbright, Jarrett Dougherty, and Michelle Wait bring multiple accomplishments and stellar talent to the stage at the Pierce Arrow Theater. Luke Menard appeared on American Idol in 2008, and was a finalist on the show. After his elimination, he was diagnosed with Hodgkins Lymphoma. After chemotherapy and radiation, Luke is cancer free. He joined the cast of Pierce Arrow in 2011.
Scott Fraker is a graduate of Missouri State University and has performed with accapella group The Wing Tips. The Wing Tips made appearances on The Today Show, Good Morning America, and the CBS Morning program. Scott has performed with Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Frankie Avalon. He has also performed for former President George Bush and performed in the gospel quartet Chosen Few at Silver Dollar City until 2001. Scott joined the Pierce Arrow family in 2010.
Tim Storms has been part of multiple accapella groups that gave him the opportunity to perform in seven countries, including Brazil, France, Switzerland, Jamaica, Fiji, Russia, and England, as well as all over the United States. Tim joined the crew in 2006 and has also set the Guinness World Record for the lowest note produced by a human.
Jimmy Fulbright is the newest member of the Pierce Arrow cast, having just joined in 2013. He has played keyboard and/or bass for multiple gospel and country acts that include Donna Fargo and Lee Greenwood. He plays piano, guitar, and drums and loves to sing. He spent 12 years working in theater productions in Branson, MO and Pigeon Forge, TN.
Jarrett Dougherty has made a name for himself in Branson has the funniest comedian in town. He moved to Branson in 1995 and spent time performing with Silver Dollar City’s Sons of the Pioneers. He joined the Pierce Arrow family shortly after ending his career with the Pioneers.
Michelle Wait is the only lady in the Pierce Arrow cast. She has been in Branson since 2004 and has been employed by multiple theaters in the area as a performer. She has even been featured as a vocalist on Carnival Cruise Lines. She’s excited to be part of the Pierce Arrow family in Branson.
Pierce Arrow performs two shows per day from May to December. The schedule is subject to change, so visit piercearrowtheater.com for this season’s schedule. Tickets for this fantastic show are $33.42 for adults, $16.72 for children, $31.19 for seniors and $28.96 for veterans. Pierce Arrow also offers a Family Pass, the Power Punch Program, and 2nd Show discount. Group rates are also available for groups of 20 people or more. You can buy tickets and get reservations by going online to piercearrowtheater.com, calling 1-877-687-4241, or going to the box office in person. Pierce Arrow Theater is located at 3069 Shepherd of the Hills Expressway, Branson MO, 65616.
When you’re passing those billboards along the highway, don’t be skeptical. Pierce Arrow is Branson’s Hottest Show.