Mary Winspear Centre
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Flying in Direct from the Las Vegas strip, the Aretha Franklin Tribute Show, Respect To the Queen Tour stars Internationally renowned and #1 Aretha Franklin Tribute Artist - Denita Asberry. Denita has been a feature artist on The Las Vegas Strip in multiple shows including, the Solid Gold Show at Bally’s, Legends in Concert at the Flamingo and Solid Gold Soul at Harrah’s in both Reno and Tahoe. Like Aretha, Denita was born in Detroit. Her portrayal of the Queen of Soul electrifies audiences with her uncanny look, charisma and powerful voice. Audiences will be delighted to listen to the classic monster hits of Aretha such as “Respect,” “Chain Of Fools,” “I Never Loved A Man,” “I Say A Little Prayer,” “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman,” “Think”, “Ain’t No Way,”…and the list goes on.
A professional singer and performer since the age of 16, Denita knows her craft well and is equally versed in jazz, pop, rock and R & B. She began impersonating her favourite singers in the National Touring Company of BEEHIVE. There she honed the character and movements of Aretha Franklin.
You won’t want to miss the amazing performance of this Motown Diva who will bring down the house with her tour de force vocals, her brilliant backup singers and her dynamic soulful band. Denita continues to perform throughout the U.S and Internationally in Germany, China, Sweden, Mexico and Japan just to name a few countries where she is in high demand! Denita is extremely excited to be bringing her limited engagement tour to Vancouver Island!