To assist you in booking Las Vegas Based Comedy Impressionist Larry G Jones for your upcoming event, we recently had a Q&A session with them!
Q. What are the most common events that you perform at?
A. Corporate Events, Galas, Fundraisers, Association Events, Holiday Parties etc…, occasional cruise ships.
Q. How long have you been in the entertainment industry?
A. 25+ years.
Q. What’s your most favourite gig to date and why?
A. Headlining in Las Vegas for 10 years because it was a steady gig with lots of great awards like ‘Entertainer of the Year’ and ‘Impressionist of the Year.’
Q. Describe your act in 5 words
A. Upbeat/Interactive/ Music/Comedy/Impersonations
Q. Whereabouts have you played in the country/world?
A. USA, Mexico, Italy, France, Venice.
Q. Performing your act, what’s your biggest achievement so far?
A. Being Rated as #7 out of 564 Las Vegas attractions on Tripadvisor.com …Winning ‘Entertainer of the Year’ and ‘Impressionist of the Year.’
Q. Is there audience interaction in your act?
A. YES, lots of singalong moments and a ‘volunteer’ becomes my human puppet for a ventriloquist bit (always a huge and hilarious hit!)
Q. What is one of the highlights of your show?
A. When I do the voices and parodies of Cher, Lady Gaga, Elton John and Frankie Valli…all within 6 minutes.
Q. What do you personally enjoy most about performing?
A. Making people laugh and smile.
Q. Are there any occasions that your act is better suited to?
A. The fast paced nature of the show (and the ‘customization options’) makes it a good fit for almost any event.
Q. Are there any occasions that you would not advise to book you for?
A. Adult night clubs.
Q. Is your act child-friendly?
A.YES, all ages will Love it.
Q. What’s the biggest crowd you’ve performed to so far?
Q. What type of occasion/event have you the most experience in performing at?
A. Corporate Events and Las Vegas showrooms.
Q. Do you have over-time charges if the event runs late?
Q. What questions would you need to know from a booker?
A. Sound and lights setup.
Q. Do you have any video links on your Profile for a booker to view your act? A. YES.
Q. Can you tailor your act to the booker’s requirements?
A. YES, every show is customised.
Q. Do you need any special arrangements in order to perform?
A.A proper musical PA system with reverb/delay, stage monitors, handheld wireless mics, CD player
Q. Do you have online reviews on your Profile that bookers can read?
A. Press quotes and client letters of recommendation and MORE can be found here.http://www.manof1002voices.com/wp2/LarryGJones-Resume-2012w27Letters-sm.pdf
Q. What is the average duration of your act?
Q. Do you have an ideal age-range for your act?
A. Baby boomers/40+.
Q. Are there any cancellation fees?
A.Yes, 50% deposit is non-refundable if client cancels.
Q. What sets your act apart from your competition?
A. It’s unique, no one else comes close.
Q. Are you insured for Public Liability?
A. Yes 2 million.
Q. Do you sell any merchandise?
A. Yes, CDs, DVDs.
Q. If you were to cancel on the day due to an emergency, do you provide a back-up?
A. If possible.
Q. Are there any other services you provide, such as MC’ing?
A. Yes, I can also MC.
Q. How long before the event do you typically arrive at the venue?
A. The night before.
Q. Do you require a meal?
A. No, but it’s nice.
Q. How far in advance would you advise that the booker book you?
A. 1-12 months.
Q. Would there be any fees that the booker is not accounting for?
A. All travel expenses for 2(Larry and his sound tech).
Q. What kind of outfit will you wear?
A. I wear a suit.
Q. Do you use flashing lights in your act?
A. It’s optional, typically no.
Q. Do you require help to set up your equipment/set-up?
Q. Do you have a back-up plan if there is a malfunction with the equipment? A. A backup CD player, backup music from phone, additional speakers.
Q. Would you say you have a good rapport with your audience?
Q. Does your pricing change during popular seasons?
A. Summer rates ‘can be’ lower
If you are looking to hire an amazing and talented Comedy Impressionist for your Corporate or other event, view Las Vegas Based Comedy Impressionist Larry G Jones Publicity here!