Myrtle Beach big on music theaters
By: David Zimmerman
Myrtle Beach, SC – This resort community, already known as the capital of golfing and the shag, a regional dance, now hankers to become Branson-by-the-sea.
Branson is that small Missouri Ozarks town (Pop. 3,706) that attracts about 5 million visitors annually to its nearly 30 country music theaters.
Myrtle Beach is a potential rival. The Grand Strand with its white beaches already boasts four country-music theaters…