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Star Entrance

If you can't make a brilliant entrance in your own show, when can you? Louise Mandrell, formerly of the Mandrell Sisters, is now based in her own theatre in Pigeon Forge, TN, where she packs in crowds nightly. (The Pigeon Forge area, home of the theme park Dollywood, has also developed into a kind of mini-Branson, MO, with a number of stars performing in their own venues). Mandrell has been in residence there since 1997. For the latest edition of her show, set designer Rick Stetson and LD

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