Unless you are a fan, you may be wondering who is "Dondino"? If you say, "Domzio Dondino Melchiorre" the chances are someone else will say, "Who?"
But shorten it to, "DONDINO" and the response is more likely to be, "Aahhh"
Dondino is a non-conformist; he plays and sings with humor and compassion! And to top it all off, Dondino surrounds himself with talented musicians.
A newspaper poll conducted by Narter Marketing produced this astonishing information; the highest count reported by a couple who saw him perform over 2,700 times in showrooms and benefits throughout Nevada. The most touching was the young man from Special Olympics who saw 10 shows. Today Dondino is in the "Ripley's Believe It or Not" museum in Branson, MO., as the "Most Seen Entertainer".
Most of Dondino's career has been shaped by his involvement in humanitarian and civic responsibility. He has been featured on the MDA Telethon, Variety, the Children's Charity, Speciial Olympics, Nite of Stars at Caeasar's Palace, St. Jude's Ranch for Children, The National Aids Concert in Palm Springs, and many other charity benefits, including his own foundation "Read To Me Foundation. (www.readtomefoundation.org)
August 11, 2013- DONDINO DAY
"The City of Las Vegas wishes to acknowledge Dondino for his outstanding contribution to the betterment of the Las Vegas Community, and for his donated time and talents to countless civic organizations throughout the Las Vegas Community."
The impact of the international singing sensation Dondino has been felt across the nation and around the world for over thirty years. His tightly choreographed, lush orchestrated shows mixed original work with old standards, into dazzling display of showmanship.
Few performers can entertain audiences of all ages, races, and genders, but Dondino consistantly continues to do just that. Performing in many entertainment venues, he has received rave reviews both locally, nationally and internationally.