"Sally Olson and Ned Mills perfectly embody
Karen and Richard Carpenter, backed by a
superlative live band. 'Carpenters Legacy' is nothing short of astounding."
"Musically sound, vocally spot-on,
and will please any fans of the duo."
LEGENDS IN CONCERT has a spectacular lineup of the world’s most famous and influential icons and the biggest names in music history ready to entertain you. The longest-running and most-awarded show in Las Vegas will wow you this holiday season at the OWA Theater. Now showing, the all-new Classic Christmas will pay tribute to music royalty including Celine Dion, Karen Carpenter, Young Michael Jackson and Elvis Presley. The show runs Wednesday through Saturday at 7pm with additional 3pm matinees on Saturday and Sunday. No superstar says Christmas more than Karen Carpenter, and no one does it better than Sally Olson, making her debut at OWA. Elisa Furr, currently featured on the E! Hit television show Clash Of The Cover Bands, will present the powerhouse vocals of Celine Dion, while Broadway performer, Nathaniel Cullors will pay homage to the Young Michael Jackson, singing your favorite Jackson 5 hits. Elvis is back in the building, as Leo Days will have a “Blue Christmas” without you this holiday season. Click here for tickets.
NOMINEES FOR THE 2021 BEST OF LAS VEGAS/LAS VEGAS REVIEW JOURNAL AWARDS! Carpenters Legacy has been nominated for “Best Tribute Show”, "Best Impersonator", "Best New Act/Show", "Best Family-Friendly Show", and "Best Production Show" in the Las Vegas Review-Journal! Thank you to all who nominated and voted for us! Results will be revealed via BestofLasVegas.com, the Best of Las Vegas Winners print magazine and in the Las Vegas Review-Journal on Sunday, December 12. Stay tuned...
The Definitive Show Celebrating the Music and History of the Famed Brother-Sister Duo
"Sally is remarkable. Her interpretation of Karen Carpenter is not only spot-on, it is delightfully entertaining."
~ David Halston, Tribute Masters
"Sally's tribute to Karen Carpenter is heartfelt and honest, and the attention to detail in the costumes and hairstyles is admirable." ~ Randy Schmidt, author of Little Girl Blue: The Life of Karen Carpenter
"Sally takes us on a carefully crafted journey back to a time when melody, harmony, and well conceived composition ruled the music scene. Sally has captured the essence and beauty of that era in her show in a way that one rarely sees today. A thoroughly enjoyable evening of song." ~ Dan Levine, Broadway composer, arranger and owner of Such-A-Voice
"An uncanny resemblance." ~ Lane Gibson Recording & Mastering
"Backed up by an all-star band, vocalist Sally Olson lends her powerful pipes to "We've Only Just Begun" and other hits from the famed musical duo." ~ Seven Days, Vermont's Independent Voice
AFTER-SHOW VOX POP COMMENTS
"Closest thing to Karen!"
"Sally embodies the spirit and presence of Karen Carpenter."
"The best tribute to the Carpenters I've heard."
CARPENTERS LEGACY: A RE-CREATION OF THE 1976 UK TOUR - PROMO VIDEO
CARPENTERS LEGACY: A CHRISTMAS PORTRAIT - PROMO VIDEO
Carpenters Legacy has been nominated for “Best Tribute Show”, "Best Impersonator", "Best New Act/Show", "Best Family-Friendly Show", and "Best Production Show" in the 2021 Best of Las Vegas/Las Vegas Review-Journal Awards! Thank you to all who nominated and voted for us!! Results will be revealed on December 12, 2021.
Carpenters Legacy is a proud recipient of the 4th Annual Las Vegas Personalities Awards to be held at Notoriety on Fremont Street in Las Vegas on Friday, October 8, 2021. For tickets, click here.
Olson is the first-ever and only Karen Carpenter tribute artist to perform with the world-renowned Las Vegas review Legends In Concert and will perform with Legends during holiday season 2021 (Nov. 17 - Dec. 31) at OWA Theatre in Foley, Alabama.
March 2, 2021 marks what would have been Karen Carpenter's 71st birthday. All 2021 Carpenters Tribute Concert performances in 2020 were in celebration of Karen Carpenter's 71st Birthday.
Carpenters Legacy was featured at the Carpenters 50th Anniversary Celebration, an international convention commemorating the Carpenters signing with A&M Records, at The Palm Garden Hotel in Thousand Oaks, CA in April 2019.
SUPPORTING LAS VEGAS ENTERTAINERS
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, all casinos in Las Vegas, as well as shows, events and cruises around the world have been cancelled or postponed. Las Vegas has been hit particularly hard due to quarantines and venue closures, and our entertainers have been among the hardest hit. The Portnoy Gallery is generously giving back to the community by providing our city's out of work entertainers 50% of proceeds from their current online products. If you feel so inclined, you can help us ride out this storm by purchasing products from the Portnoy Gallery. Please browse their online store for the "Sally Olson & Ned Mills" mug (see link below), as well as all your other favorite Las Vegas entertainers, and together we can help them get through this period. **Carpenters Tribute Concert is donating their proceeds to benefit The Composers Showcase of Las Vegas Entertainers Relief Fund.
Click here to purchase your "Portnoyed" Sally & Ned mug!