Photo: Cassie Gonzales 2022

Comedy Performers

23 Stages with Live Entertainment

Jacques Ze Whipper

  • Limited Engagement
Jacques ze Whipper is a second-generation Renaissance Festival and circus performer who ran away from the circus to join and office and then decided the circus was a lot more fun. Over the last three years, he's garnered more than 5 million followers and hundreds of millions of views on social media, YouTube, and even on America's Got Talent, where he got the chance to audition on the same day as his friend, Adam Crack. When not performing, he lives near Boston with his wife and cat, Scipio. Limited Engagement: April 20 - 21, 2024

Jim Mackenzie

  • Limited Engagement
Jim Mackenzie - Comedian with Mad Skills Jim has been keeping vaudeville alive since 1985 and continues to add new original routines to the act. He learned to juggle at a young age from his dad. He picked up sword swallowing and other skills along the way, taught himself violin and put it all in a comedy show that has become a favorite with audiences around the country. He’s been featured on national TV and legitimate theater. Experience in the moment comedy and amazing original feats. “I love that the act wasn’t about the juggling, you really are a comedian with mad skills!” – Will Arnett: Executive Producer, The Gong Show

Match Game 1543

  • SAPA
Guests try to match answers given by Festival characters to fill-in-the-blank questions.

Ménage à Moi Comedy

  • Adult (16+)
Naughty, bawdy entertainment that is humorously indecent but always discreet. The top-shelf drinky, kinky stylings of Ménage À Moi Comedy pair nicely with a cooling beer or a warming tequila shot. Come for the sexually liberated, inclusive camaraderie. Stay for the belly laughs, new friends, and an organic unpredictability that ensures every show is unique. Show rated PG-16 - not suitable for children.

Midwife Crisis

  • Adult (16+)
  • Limited Engagement
Never fear! Midwife Blair Hoskins is here to deliver her teachings of childbearing! Come prepare yourself for parenthood and or gawk the spectacle. There will be whimsy, adult subject matter, and onions.

Mina Shakespeare

  • Lane Performer
  • Limited Engagement
The She-kespeare is here! Wilhelmina "Mina" Shakespeare is stepping out of the shadow of her more famous twin brother and offering a more musical take on Shakespeare's work and life - and spinning some new tales of her own! Enjoy the silly, sing-y, and strange stylings of the one and only Lady Shakespeare! *Limited Engagement* 5/4 - 5/5 Only

Mythic Madness

  • Limited Engagement
Get ready to witness an epic battle of magic and martial prowess! The one and only Minerva, the fearsome sorceress, is here to demonstrate her unrivaled mastery of the arcane arts. And she’s brought along her trusty (though unwilling) assistant, Mythos, a fae familiar bound to her human form. Together, these two mighty beings will present a thrilling and hilarious show that’s not to be missed. But don’t be fooled – this is no ordinary swords and sorcery spectacle. Oh no, Minerva and Mythos have far more nefarious plans in store. Watch as they unleash their weapons of wood, steel, and magic in a fight for power and revenge. This disastrous duo will have you on the edge of your seat as they go head-to-head in a battle that will determine the world’s fate. Join the fun and witness the ultimate showdown between good and evil. This show is fun for humans of all ages and magical creatures of every persuasion. Don’t miss your chance to witness Minerva and Mythos in action!

Name that Sonnet

  • SAPA
A Renaissance style game-show that that most certainly leads to a lot of fun, laughter, and perhaps a little education.