Pat Boone sings ‘Smoke on the Water,’ other hits for capacity crowd at Laguna Woods arts center

  • Legendary singer Pat Boone performs to a sold out crowd during a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

    Legendary singer Pat Boone performs to a sold out crowd during a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

  • Pat Boone performs to a sold out crowd at a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

    Pat Boone performs to a sold out crowd at a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

  • Pat Boone performs to a sold out crowd at a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

    Pat Boone performs to a sold out crowd at a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

  • Pat Boone, left, watch as a video of him performing with Ella Fitzgerald plays during a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

    Pat Boone, left, watch as a video of him performing with Ella Fitzgerald plays during a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

  • Pat Boone performs to a sold out crowd at a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

    Pat Boone performs to a sold out crowd at a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

  • A fan records Pat Boone’s performance on Valentines Day at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

    A fan records Pat Boone’s performance on Valentines Day at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

  • Fans stand and cheer singer Pat Boone during a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

    Fans stand and cheer singer Pat Boone during a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

  • Wearing a leather jacket and sunglasses Pat Boone reacts after singing his rendition of Deep Purple’s song, “Smoke on the Water,” at a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

    Wearing a leather jacket and sunglasses Pat Boone reacts after singing his rendition of Deep Purple’s song, “Smoke on the Water,” at a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

  • Wearing a leather jacket and sunglasses Pat Boone reacts after singing his rendition of Deep Purple’s song, “Smoke on the Water,” at a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

    Wearing a leather jacket and sunglasses Pat Boone reacts after singing his rendition of Deep Purple’s song, “Smoke on the Water,” at a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

  • Pat Boone kisses the hand of woman in the crowd that he gave a bouquet of flowers to during his Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

    Pat Boone kisses the hand of woman in the crowd that he gave a bouquet of flowers to during his Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

  • Pat Boone smiles as he enters the stage to a sold out crowd of 800 for a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

    Pat Boone smiles as he enters the stage to a sold out crowd of 800 for a Valentines Day concert at the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG)

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A capacity crowd of 800 fans packed the Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts Center in Laguna Woods on Wednesday, Feb. 14, for a Valentine’s Day concert by singer, songwriter and actor Pat Boone.

The concert opened with a montage of the movies and television shows Boone appeared in over his long career, then Boone took the stage wearing a rhinestone- studded, tasseled, white suit and opened the show with “Ain’t that a Shame.” He also performed by “Tutti Fruitt” and other of his top-40 hits from the ’50s and ’60s.  He got a rousing cheer from the crowd when he donned a pair of sunglasses and a leather jacket to perform his rendition of Deep Purple’s hit song, “Smoke on the Water.”

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