In the Shadow of the King

“In the Shadow of the King” is performed by Len Connolly, a well-known local musician in his home town of Tumut, NSW, and a life-long Elvis fan. Len has been entertaining crowds with his Elvis tribute show in and around the Tumut area for 10 years. For the past 3 years Len has featured at the Parkes Elvis Festival and is quickly becoming a popular Elvis Tribute Artist with his unique and memorable tribute to the King.

Parkes Railway Bowling Club

  • Thursday, 9th Jan 11:00am (2 Hours and 30 minutes)
  • Saturday, 11th Jan 12:00pm (1 Hour and 30 minutes)
  • Sunday, 12th Jan 02:00pm (2 Hours)
  • Friday, 10th Jan 04:30pm (1 Hour and 30 minutes)

Lenard Connolly

As a child, Len Connolly entertained his classmates at the Brungle mission school in the foothills of New South Wales’s Snowy Mountains with performances of Elvis Presley’s Teddy Bear. Nowadays Connolly, a full-time health worker has become something of a celebrity in Tumut, the NSW Riverina town where he lives. He is the only Indigenous Elvis at Parkes Elvis Festival and now plays to a much bigger audience. Len has now created his very own tribute show called Shadow of the King which he will proudly bring to the Festival.


Parkes Railway Bowling Club

Hooley Street, Parkes
P: 0268622772


Parkes Railway Bowling Club

P: 0268622772