The show is full of
comedy and skits parodying John Wayne’s life. There is
interaction with the audience and you just may be invited onto the
stage with Ermal as John Wayne and Paula as America's Yodeling Sweetheart.
Salute to our Vets
As America's champion female yodeler, and John Wayne look-alike,
the couple performs "A SALUTE TO OUR VETERANS",
keeping God and patriotism in our country, describing the origination, meaning
and importance of our flag.
Norma Jean and Paula at Cowboy Church, God and Country Theater, Branson, MO
Before performing as a top and most versatile female singer in Branson, Missouri and with Ermal in the John Wayne Show for over ten years, she has appeared as a yodeler in the Silver Dollar City Fall Festival since 2002, won the Silver Medal at the Patsy Montana Yodeling Contest in 2004 performed as a regular at Dogpatch USA, toured Canada, performed at the Missouri State Fair, as well as Iowa State Fairs and was the talent winner for the All-American Girl Pageant for the regional state and national levels.
As a singer and yodeler, Paula won the All-American Girl Pageant, toured Canada, performed at the Missouri and Iowa State Fairs and taped a national TV commercial for U S Cellular.
As a member of Western Music Association, she is also a Six-Time National Female Yodeling Champion. Paula appeared with Joan Cusack on the U S Cellular national commercial, yodeling for her kids to come home.
In Branson, she performed as a tribute artist to Patsy Cline in the “Hank and Patsy Revisited”, “Patsy and Friends”, the “John Wayne Show” and with Pretty Miss Norma Jean from Nashville at the Cowboy Church.
“The John Wayne Show” is a fast moving, fun filled show about John Wayne, written and told through anecdotes by Ermal Williamson. Paula mixed it up with singing country-western music.
Being popular in Branson, she appeared in three separate shows in a week’s time.
As a learned actress, doing skits in the “John Wayne Show”, Paula performs as Miss Lucille Ball, Kim Darby as Mattie Ross from "True Grit", Katherine Hepburn as Ula Goodnight from "Rooster Cogburn", and as Maureen O'Hara. She pays a tribute to both Patsy Cline and Patsy Montana in her own “The Two Patsy’s” Show. She has performed as a one-woman act in “The Patsy Cline Show” in the dinner theater in Sedona, AZ to a packed house and a great applause.
Named Female Yodeling Champion 2014 by the Western Music Association
Paula won the Gold Medal at the Patsy Montana Yodeling Contest in 2006
Paula won the Silver Medal at the Patsy Montana Yodeling Contest in 2004
Was the 2004
National Midwestern Idol Talent Search Winner
Named Female Yodeling Champion 2005 by the Western Music Association
Named Female Yodeling Champion 2003 by the Western Music Association
the Silver Dollar City Fall Festival since 2002
the Pomme de Terre Black Powder
Rendezvous from 2000 to 2004
the Missouri State Fair
the Iowa State Fairs,
winner for the All-American Girl Pageant for the regional,
state, and national levels
released seven CDs and will serenade you with her sweet voice.
"Your show is worth sharing with the public!! You and Ermal have an awesome show!! I can't wait until next year!! . . .Both you & Ermal were the best ever to work with!!! . . .The buzz in Effingham went on for days after your performance.
One gentleman that attended the Saturday night show went home and the next day had a carver to carve a 'John Wayne' carving in his oak tree!!" Marilyn Rueter, Cornerstone Church, Effingham, IL