Stories tagged: dolly parton
Sun., Oct. 13, 2019
Country superstar Dolly Parton is still working “9 to 5,” and doing what she loves as she celebrated her 50th anniversary as a Grand Ole Opry member. The 73-year-old actress, …
Sat., Feb. 9, 2019
Dolly Parton was celebrated for her musical achievements and philanthropic work as MusiCares Person of the Year on Friday night. She’s the first country artist to be saluted in the …
Tue., Feb. 27, 2018
Country music star Dolly Parton has been called a lot of things over the course of her five-decade career: singer, songwriter, actress and cartoon character (her words). But none of …
Fri., Jan. 26, 2018
Dolly Parton says her Tennessee amusement park “has hogged the spotlight long enough” and she’s stepping aside as grand marshal of the Pigeon Forge spring parade after 32 years.
Sat., Sept. 16, 2017
Dolly Parton says she’s excited to be in the Hollywood mix on Emmy Awards weekend.
Tue., July 18, 2017
Rogers, who is retiring from touring, says his final performance with Parton will be part of an all-star farewell show to be held at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on Oct. 25. …
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016
Country music icon Dolly Parton says she’s heartbroken about wildfires that tore through the Tennessee county where she grew up but spared the Dollywood theme park that bears her name.
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016
From the blond wigs and the fake nails, to the painted-on face and more rhinestones than should be legal, Parton could easily be a caricature. Because what’s real about Dolly …
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016
The music icon, in what is rumored to be her final big-scale tour, will play a selection of her classic hits and some new tunes in a sold out show. …
Mon., April 11, 2016
Dolly Parton will play an outdoor summer show Sept. 22 as part of Northern Quest Casino’s concert series. Duran Duran also has been added to the lineup.
Thu., March 24, 2011
Most people remember the 1980 movie version of “9 to 5” for its women’s lib vibe and its inspired casting. Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin and Dolly Parton played the three …