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Clay Cooper Theatre
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Clay Cooper's Country Express in Branson
Ranked #12 of 155 Concerts & Shows in Branson
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Owner description: Featuring 24 Veteran entertainers, Clay Cooper's Country Express gives you high energy live music, singing, dancing, and hysterical comedy - from George Jones to Hunter Hayes and from the Doobie Brothers to Bruno Mars! Don't miss New York's number one cowboy, trick roper, and gun-slinger, Johnny Lonestar; amazing dancers led by Clay's multi-talented wife, Tina Cooper; a seven-piece band; Branson's funnier than funny comedian, Matt Gumm; rising star Colt Cooper; and "Oklahoma's little sweetheart" Ezrah Noelle! Their unbelievable talent, hysterical comedy, and down-home personality bring our guests back time and time again. This cast goes all out, performing country, rock n roll, gospel and more! We definitely have something for everyone! Located in the Clay Cooper Theatre on Hwy 76 across from The Titanic Museum. Clay Cooper has been performing for Branson audiences since the age of 16, originally coming to Branson to perform with a kid's band known as the Texas Goldminors. Clay loved singing and playing bass, and loved meeting new people. What better place to do it than Branson! He continued performing in several Branson shows and now celebrates his 28th season performing. Clay hangs out after every show, greeting the audience and meeting new fans! In November and December, Clay Cooper's Country Express features an Ozark Mountain Christmas Celebration that has become a "MUST SEE" in Branson. The Clay-Goods Jambor-Eve: Celebrate New Year's Eve with Clay Cooper's Country Express and The Haygoods for a family-friendly, unforgettable, Blowout Party! Hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar will be available for those who might be interested. There will be party favors for everyone, and a MASSIVE balloon drop happens at the stroke of midnight! This year, Clay Cooper and his talented cast of 24 singers, dancers and musicians will be joined by the Haygoods for a memorable NEW YEARS EVE experience!
Port Charlotte, Florida
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“High Energy”
Reviewed 23 April 2012

Here is the Garth Brooks of Branson. Clay and Tina run a tight ship and do an outstanding job. The non-stop high enegry show will have you tapping your toes.

Visited July 2011
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Sikeston, Missouri
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211 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
“Red Hot & Blue”
Reviewed 21 April 2012

Fantastic dance show! As I watched the performers I kept thinking "My gosh, no wonder these people stay so thin! then the guy talked to the audience and told us they can eat ANYTHING they want!

Visited April 2012
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Kentwood, Michigan
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9 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“An Entertaining Show of Music and Comedy”
Reviewed 20 April 2012

Clay Cooper's Country Music Express is a show that anyone can walk into and will be able to enjoy. Besides being a great singer, Clay Cooper is also an entertaining person and interacts with the audience, talking to them during the show. I'm not a fan of country music, but this was a show I was able to enjoy thanks to comedian Matt Gumm and the Buckets & Boards duo. Gumm is one of Branson's best comedians who is able to entertain viewers of any age. Unlike a lot of shows in Branson, Gumm updated his comedy from last year so there is something new every time you go there. The Buckets and Boards duo are also entertaining by performing music from objects that you wouldn't think would work. For me, the highlight of the show was a Saturday Night Live type sketch with one year a Jeopardy parody and another a dating show parody. Unlike a lot of Branson shows where the planned audience is senior citizens, this is a show for people of all ages. Clay Cooper is a great show for anyone, even if you are not a fan of country music.

Visited April 2012
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Effingham, Illinois
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292 reviews
152 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
“Clay Cooper has a really good show”
Reviewed 20 April 2012

We were in Branson Missouri in April 2012 and attended the Clay Cooper Show. Matt Gumm and Chewy Gumm are two of the comedians who are so funny. We loved their costumes, especially Matt's old man costume. Johnny Lonestar's act with his rope and cowboy gun tricks is interesting. The choreography of the dancers by Clay Cooper's wife is great, but especially so when Clay sings to his wife who is a beautiful dancer.
Joey Riley, a wonderful musician and comedian, is also performing with Clay Cooper.
Clay Cooper addresses the people ins his audiences and includes them in his show. This is a great show!

Visited April 2012
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Roanoke, IN
2 reviews
“Clay Cooper Show Great”
Reviewed 20 April 2012

The Clay Cooper show was great. The show had country, rock, gospel music, dancing, comedy, and skits. Clay and his family are very versatile performers as well as his other 20 regular performers. They each played many roles including dancing and singing. I especially liked Clay's redition of Conway Twitty hits. We thoroughly enjoyed the whole show.
Jan Adams

Visited March 2012
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