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Branson Show Biz

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Program #1615RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
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Margaret from Chico, CA Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 10/12/14 - 10/17/14
Branson Show Biz is a five day music appreciation class accompanied by the business side of a very unique tourist attraction. Speakers are knowledgable, entertaining, and amusing.

Karla from Boise, ID Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/07/14 - 09/12/14
I truly Valued my Road Scholar Tour! It WAS MUCH MORE THAN I ANTICIPATED & I ENJOYED, VERY MUCH OUR HOSTESS & PROGRAM GUIDE & PRESENTER! THEY MADE THE PROGRAM WHAT IT WAS TO ME & TO MY GROUP OF LADIES WHO ATTENDED THE ROAD SCHOLAR TOUR FOR A FRIEND'S 70th Birthday Party! TRULY AMAZING, with Wonderful ENTERTAINMENT THROWN IN ALL THROUGH THE TOUR! Sincerely, Karla Hall

Dolores from Oradell, NJ Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 07/20/14 - 07/25/14
Excellent program....classes and instructors outstanding...hotel very nice...good location.

Patricia from Olathe, KS Number of programs attended: 8
Date attended: 06/22/14 - 06/27/14
We really enjoyed the Branson program for the second time. The private shows are great.. The leaders are outstanding.

Carl from Sisters, OR Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 05/12/13 - 05/17/13
I had been to Branson before but this was an entirely different experience. Discovered how it developed through interesting lectures and shows. We saw several shows during the week and actually stayed an extra 2 days to see more shows. It was very worthwhile trip and I recommend it to all.

Ruth from San Rafael, CA Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 10/13/13 - 10/18/13
I always had heard of Branson and the great shows. Now I know for sure that it is a wonderful place to see shows, learn about the area, and have a great time.

Warren from Loomis, CA Number of programs attended: 21
Date attended: 09/15/13 - 09/20/13
You haven't lived until you have been exposed to the behind the scenes elements that influenced Brsnson. It is one thing to see the productions; it is rounded out when you understand the background.

Jean from Memphis, TN Number of programs attended: 8
Date attended: 09/15/13 - 09/20/13
Learned about the many facets of what makes the show go on. Like the faith, family, and flag theme. Very refreshing.

Thomas from Huntsville, TX Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 07/14/13 - 07/19/13
If you enjoy Country Music and want to enjoy a week in the Ozarks, this the program for you.

Al from Huntingtn Bch, CA Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 05/12/13 - 05/17/13
I agree with Mary. the transportation in Branen is bad.

Mary from Fircrest, WA Number of programs attended: 9
Date attended: 05/12/13 - 05/17/13
We had to take many taxi rides to the shows. It seems like some shuttle service would have helped us avoid all these extra costs as many of us were going to shows during the afternoons. Somehow, there should have been a little more "pep" promoted. It was very quiet and somber most of the time. The group needed someone to liven them up!!!!!!!!!!! Branson Towers was too remote from the strip. Rooms had an odor. It was just a little too old. Upgrade!

Mary from Libertyville, IL Number of programs attended: 10
Date attended: 05/12/13 - 05/17/13
A delightful picture of a family-oriented entertainment venue

Ron from Stillwater, MN Number of programs attended: 6
Date attended: 04/14/13 - 04/19/13
The Branson Shobiz program was even more than I'd hoped it would be. The Road Scholar crew did a really outstanding job of presenting the inside world of Branson show business, complete with knowledgeable, experienced individuals who came across with up-to-date and historic information I found fascinating.

Frankye from Fort Worth, TX Number of programs attended: 7
Date attended: 04/14/13 - 04/19/13
Great value. I would recommend this program for the down home enterainment and the beauty of the location. You do not need to be a country music fan to enjoy Branson however.The shows offered are diverse enough to please most anyone.

Joe from Fort Worth, TX Number of programs attended: 7
Date attended: 04/14/13 - 04/19/13
It was outstanding!!!!


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5 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
16 Expert-led lectures
1 Field trips
6 Performances

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