AcrobatrixLeah and Etienne are a duo unlike any other. Quirky contortionist plus charismatic juggler equals a show that will bring the house down.
Surprises and thrills delight the audience with over-the-top feats of strength, agility and absurdity. Leah and Etienne are the perfect couple, but there are only two things that can ruin this relationship: he's one and she's the other. 10/7 - 10/22.
Aerial Silk FantasyAerial Silk fantasy will dazzle and delight you with amazing aerial work high above the audiences at the Globe Theatre!
Archery DemonstrationJames Frank, director
See a demonstration of the English longbow - the weapon that changed the history of Britain. This informative demonstration will also include the use of bows handmade in our village Militia tent. Performed in the Jousting Field. http://www.period-productions.com/
Baltimore Shakespeare FactoryNew this season! Baltimore Shakespeare Factory will be performing for 3 weekends this season.
As a special guest on our Shakespeare Weekend, September 23 & 24, they will present selected scenes from A Midsummer Night's Dream. Then, on October 14,15,21,22 they will perform selections from their upcoming production of Fletcher & Massinger's The Sea Voyage (their take on The Tempest) on our Fortune Stage. For complete information on BSF's exciting season, visit them at baltimoreshakespearefactory.org
Blades of Death Ichabod Wainwright (Wheel of Death) and his partner Samantha (Sirena) join forces to present a show of comedy and death-defying skills! Performing on the Market Stage.
Cakes & Ale. Food and Drink in Tudor EnglandPresented by the Mayor's cook, Mistrss Cecily Clack and Alewife Caoimhe McDonagh, this show features different receipts (recipes) from the 16th century and earlier each weekend. This humorous but educational take on period dishes and eating habits will tantalize even the most discerning palates. In addition to the dishes presented, the alewife will have suggested drink pairings for each!
Conundrum, street puzzlerTodd Brown.
Conundrum will confound you with amazing tricks and puzzles. Encounter his magic in the pathways.
The Danger CommitteeJason "Other One" LeMay, Mick "Bald Guy" Lunzer, Caleb "Reynaldo" McEwan.
Their unique blend of the hilarious and the dangerous while performing unbelievable feats of skill has made The Danger Committee one of the most talked about acts in the country. www.thedangercommittee.com Performing at the Blackfriars from 10/7 - 10/22.
Dario El GauchoNew this season! Dario was born in the Pampas of Argentina, moved to the United States in 1986 became a US Citizen in 1998. He has performed in many venues which include, Disney World, Sea World, Theme Parks, Circus, Night clubs, Hotels and Casinos. And, he is currently working on Cruise ships around the world. Based in Miami, Dario has toured throughout Europe, South America, Japan and the United States. Performing 8/26 - 10/08 at the Fortune Stage.
Jeffrey Daymont, comedy jugglerSince first learning to juggle in high school, Jeffrey Daymont has toured the world with his juggling shows, performing in venues in Germany, Japan, South Korea, and across the United States. Jeffrey is the 2004 World Box Juggling Champ (World Juggling Federation)! He brings is talents and comedy to Revel Grove for two weekends. 9/30 - 10/1 at the Fortune Stage, and 10/7-10/8 at the Gatehouse.
DeBracey ProductionsNew this season! The Festival welcomes DeBracey Productions to the jousting arena, where they will present exciting shows featuring amazing trick riding, thrilling combat, and jousting!
Dinty the Moor
Brian Wendell Morton.
Dinty, “the most honest man in the village”, will amuse and amaze you with daring feats of dishonesty, culminating in a two-man fight to the Death! Or, something very close to it! See Dinty at the Lyric Stage and Boars Head Tavern. http://www.liesofbrian.com/
See Diego Natividad de la Estafa show you three historic real-world street swindles and why you shouldn't risk your hard-earned money playing them. "Fast & Loose," "The Shell Game" and the Three Card Monte are demonstrated, along with the one and only lesson to be learned: "Don't Play These Games For Money!
Fables, Fantasies, and Fortunes!Cosmo (Charles F. Murray) will delight you with his unfortunate fortunes and silly predictions. See him in both the pathways an onstage. Stage shows include comedy, music, and audience interaction. Performing 8/26 - 9/24.
Fight Corps: The Village MilitiaFight Corps, directed by Tom Plott. Fight Choreogrpahers: James Frank, Geoff Thompson. Fight Captains: Mike Martin, Casey Severn. Fight Corps members are actors/stage combatants who play members of the village militia. See them perform stage combat in the pathways, at our human Chess Game, and their own stage show at the Globe Theatre.
Johnny Fox, sword swallower extraordinaireWith sword swallowing, magic and a quick wit, the legendary Johnny Fox has thrilled audiences around the world. In honor of Johnny's amazing performances at the Festival, we are renaming the Royal Stage to The Royal Fox Theatre.
Johnny is receiving medical treatment and improving. We will announce his performances for his 37th season with us when possible, both on our website and Facebook page.