Connolly's trade mark Spirit of the King show
with his live band is rockin' in las Vegas
His signature Tribute to to the King with highlights
from "The'68 - Comeback Special" stools, guitars,
jokes, raw energy and polished authenticity. For all
Steve's loyal fans & anyone in search of great live
entertainment: click here
My family thanks you for all
your support. Please Keep coming to the live shows . A new
CD and a full length DVD have been in the works for a long
time. We will need a lot of help to make this a success so
this is a good time to e-mail me and get on the mailing list.
The Guest book section is still closed to new entries until
we can find a way to decisively keep the spammers from trying
to take over! Anyway so keep the e-mails coming; I do answer
them unless they get dropped by the bulk Spam filter (The
subject space needs to be filled out).
3 Sons Records congratulates
Steve Connolly for placing in the top 2% in the prestigious
John Lennon Songwriting Contest out of over 25,000 entries
worldwide. Steve's original song, "Good Night" found
on his CD, "Truth" was placed in this Honorable
Mention category by celebrities like Elton John, Santana,
Tim McGraw, Sean Combs, and the contest creator is none other
than Yoko Ono. This also meant that Steve's song made it to
the top 50 entries in his
category out of several thousand songs. Steve acknowledged
that it was Elvis Presley and his children which inspired
him to continue to write music. Right on!
producer Keivon Mizrahi
Viva Bene Productions
Steve Connolly resides in Las Vegas and during
the past 12 years has become one of the most accomplished Elvis
entertainers ever to perform in Las Vegas.
Steve’s unique show recreates the complete experience
of Elvis Presley's performances of the early 50’s through
to the mid 70’s, so that audiences can experience not
just the music of Elvis Presley but grasp the real "Spirit
of the King" as if he were performing for them, RIGHT HERE
The response to his incomparable style of Elvis Entertainment
in Las Vegas has been exceptional.
Over 4000 performances in Las Vegas consisting of 3 yrs at
the MGM Grand, 1 year at the Aladdin, 4 and a half yrs at Fitzgerald’s,
6 Months at Ballys & the Riviera, plus over 900 private
engagements at such Casino as the Flamingo, Venetian, Wynn,
Desert Inn, Bellagio, Imperial Palace, Harrah’s, Caesar's,
Paris, Treasure Island, Mirage, Mandalay Bay, Luxor, Monte Carlo,
Golden Nugget, 98% of all casino's in Las Vegas & The Las
Vegas Convention Center including many more dates in the US
and around world.
In 1999 & 2000 Steve, met with rave reviews from local
papers and the L.A. Times, performing at Bally's, Las Vegas
in the Jubilee Theatre Showroom as the King in "Love Him
Tender" (Spirit of the King).
To date, Steve Connolly still remains the only entertainer
depicting Elvis to be chosen by the Las Vegas Review Journal
Staff as the Best Elvis in Las Vegas and has also been recognized
by former President Clinton; Donald Trump; Kenny Logins; Dennis
Miller and Steven Tyler of Aerosmith for his outstanding Live
Currently on The Show Bus of the Stars The only Floating Stage
on the Las Vegas Strip "Show Bus of the Stars" from
John Stuart creator of the world famous "legends in Concert"
would like to invite you to experience "Elvis" (by
two time winner of the RJ Best of Las Vegas) Steve Connolly
- "The Stage Coach" Departs from the Harmon entrance
to the miracle Mile Shops
Steve is also an established fine artist, many of his paintings
are in public and private collections. Several examples of his
art work are currently on display at the Southern Nevada Center
for the Arts 1310 3rd St. Las Vegas
Steve's new show
"Portrait of a King" will feature a six foot painting
completed by Steve during the hour plus show - That's right!
Steve will paint a portrait of Elvis during the show while singing!
AS FINE ARTIST
Steve is a world class artist. His paintings
and sculptures are in many public and private collections. CLICK HERE
to view the Art Gallery Page. Prints
of some paintings are available upon request.
Click on the image below to view Donald Trump's authograph
and personal endorsement.
Elvis Presley received from
President Richard Nixon a DEA Special Agent badge on December
21, 1970. The original Nixon/Elvis photo is the most requested
photo in the Library of Congress.