Henri ‘Bijou’ Elkins Tennis Show
October 25, 2007
The Henri “Bijou” Tennis Show was busy during the weekend of October 18-20 in Austin, Texas. Together with Master Pro Fernando Velasco, the Bijou Show was seen at the Opening Ceremonies of the Little Mo National Tournament at the Austin Tennis Academy, during the 24 hr “tennithon” by Israel Castillo while rasing money for the Lance Armstrong Foundation at the Barton Creek Resort, before the finals of the $12,500 Pro Show Down at the Onion Creek Country Club, and finally during the Super Senior Sectionals at the Lakeway World of Tennis banquet.
The show is a combination of a tennis lesson and comedy combining tennis skills and comedy that has entertained tennis crowds in over 30 countries. His “teaching pro” is Fernando Velasco, Manager of the Circle C Tennis Club in Austin, Texas. Together they have performed in Hilton Head, Boca Raton, New York, Jackson, MS., Tuscaloosa, Vegas, and Austin, warming up crowds before Professional Tennis Matches , Fund Raisers, and Tennis Exhibitions.