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The Olate Dogs will dazzle at Palace Theatre

Shirley McMarlin
| Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, 9:00 p.m.

The Olate Dogs, the pack of performing pooches that won Season 7 of “America's Got Talent,” are bringing their act to in Greensburg.

The all-new, all-ages theatrical show, set for 7:30 p.m. Sept. 29 in the Palace Theatre, will include the rope-jumping, twirling and spinning that television audiences enjoyed, along with a doggy fashion show, comedy, music, cycling and juggling, both canine and human.

The heartwarming story behind the dogs began when Richard Olate began rescuing stray dogs from the street in his native Chile and training them to be part of his amateur show. A third-generation circus performer since age 12, Olate came to the United States at 33.

Today, Olate, wife Rebecca and son Nicholas continue to rescue dogs from shelters and homes and train them to become part of their professional troupe.

Their “AGT” win came with a $1 million prize.

A ticket to the Palace show is $25; a VIP meet-and-greet with the dogs is $75.

Details: 724-836-8000 or thepalacetheatre.org

Shirley McMarlin is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at 724-836-5750, smcmarlin@tribweb.com or via Twitter @shirley_trib.

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