Monday, January 18, 2010

Snowbirds have a rollicking good time

ZEPHYRHILLS FL - Will Yancey sang and pranced like The King.

Beneath a gleaming overhead light and vaulted ceiling still decorated with icicle lights and shimmering snowflakes, he punctuated the words of "Don't Be Cruel" by dancing Elvis-like across the raised stage at Rainbow Village RV Resort, just south of State Road 54.

Lampooning the ravages of age, he grabbed at a phantom back spasm and tugged at an imaginary hamstring pull. More than 250 people, most of them residents at the retirement community, clapped enthusiastically and sang along.

In less time than it takes to say, "Thank you, thank you very much," Yancey was onto Eddy Arnold's "Make the World Go Away." By the end of the first verse, he had climbed down from the stage and was on his knees, crooning to a smiling woman seated in a folding chair.

"Do you remember when you loved me?" Yancey sang, his silver bolo tie glittering in the light.

The crowd laughed.

According to Sue Flynn, manager of the RV park, Wednesday night's crowd, although it practically filled the community clubhouse, was a little light.
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