Photo: Cassie Gonzales 2022

Music Performers

23 Stages with Live Entertainment

Amanda Kitchen’s Carnival of Sound

  • Limited Engagement
Amanda Kitchens has performed at Faires and Stages for over a decade. She sings in ten different languages and wields an accordion: the passport to see the World through song! Whether it be a Balkan wedding song or an upbeat original, you may find yourself with the uncontrollable desire to dance when you hear her at the Ivanhoe Stage.

Cantiga

The string trio Cantiga (Martha Gay - harp, Thomas Nuendel - violin, Luke Lee - cello) breathes new life into traditional Renaissance world music. Timeless melodies and forms woven together with improvisation, passion and humor.
Schedule for
Taylor Lane Stage
Pecan Grove Taylor Lane
Taylor Lane Stage
Pecan Grove Taylor Lane
Taylor Lane Stage
Pecan Grove Taylor Lane
Royal Marquee
Pecan Grove Maypole Lane
Taylor Lane Stage
Pecan Grove Taylor Lane

Celtic Legacy

World-class bagpipes, earthshaking drums, rockin’ guitars, and a mile-a-minute banter only barely scratches the surface of this comedic group of Celtic Lads!
Schedule for
Canterbury Stage
Holly Field West Market Road
Canterbury Stage
Holly Field West Market Road
Canterbury Stage
Holly Field West Market Road
Canterbury Stage
Holly Field West Market Road

Hands on Dulcimer

  • Lane Performer
Experience the magic of seeing, hearing and playing the dulcimer yourself. Learn a simple tune and play a duet with the Roma musician! Can be found roaming the Lanes throughout the Village when not on Stage.  
Schedule for
King's Pub
Crown Meadow Crown Road
Hightower Stage
Crown Meadow Hightower Square
White Horse Tavern
Crown Meadow Dragons Fire Pass

Jim Hancock

Festive songs to rouse the spirit and soothe the soul. Come sing along with the Burley Minstrel. 5:30pm Show is Jim Hancock and Friends. 6:00pm Show is a PG-16 Pub Sing.
Schedule for
King's Pub
Crown Meadow Crown Road
King's Pub
Crown Meadow Crown Road
King's Pub
Crown Meadow Crown Road
King's Pub
Crown Meadow Crown Road
King's Pub
Crown Meadow Crown Road

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

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.
Schedule for
Lady Hawke Stage
Pecan Grove High Road
Lady Hawke Stage
Pecan Grove High Road
Lady Hawke Stage
Pecan Grove High Road
Lady Hawke Stage
Pecan Grove High Road

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

Moor of Dundee

  • Lane Performer
From Africa to Scotland, her beautiful music will carry you away. Can be found roaming the Lanes throughout the Village.