For Immediate Release
Contact: Marcia Bunge
Genesis Marketing Group, LLC
New Orleans Legend Ronnie Kole Returns to
Silver Slipper Casino for the Holidays
Hancock County – November 16, 2011 – Celebrate the holidays at Silver Slipper Casino’s Blue Bayou Bar & Grill with the Legendary Pianist and Entertainer, Ronnie Kole, November 20 and 27, and December 4 and 11. The Blue Bayou Bar & Grill will offer a special holiday menu for Kole’s performances including a choice from three of Blue Bayou’s award winning entrées, a salad, dessert and a non-alcoholic beverage for only $39.95 plus tax, per guest.
Dinner will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by Kole’s performance beginning at 7:00 p.m.
Reservations are required. Please call 1-866-754-7737 at extension 3731 for details
Kole has performed throughout the world for many audiences including His Holiness Pope John Paul II, six United States presidents, and at Carnegie Hall, the New Orleans Jazz Festival and the French Quarter Festival He began his professional career as a protégé of Al Hirt and was featured on television and in Vegas. He soon followed Hirt to New Orleans where he honed his talent in Hirt’s Bourbon Street club.
It wasn’t long after, that Kole opened his own club which became one of the top three clubs in New Orleans, along with Hirt’s and Pete Fountain’s. “When you look up piano in the dictionary, you will see a picture of Ronnie Kole. He’s one of the great players of our time. I can only aspire to be as great as him one day.” – Harry Connick Jr.
When Kole is not performing live, he is in the studio, having made more than 32 recordings with more to come.