Spirithaven ~ Stuart, VA
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Snake Sword Master
Jasif has traveled from far distant lands to cavort with and protect the Fae with the ancient Elvish art of the Snake Swords. This rarest of disciplines is so mesmerizing and hypnotic that foes are vanquished upon the mere sight of the blades. So relax, be entertained, and feel safe as Jasif wanders the Realm with his display of illusion and power.
Final Form Fusion is a troupe of professionally trained belly dancers brought together by a longing to express their mutual love of geek culture through music and dance. Assembled in the autumn of 2016, their mission is to create electric productions encompassing multiple genres, including horror, sci-fi, fantasy, anime, video games, and more!
Their accomplished and versatile performers will charm and captivate the crowd, providing unique, family friendly entertainment for those attending and making your event a stand out experience.
The Big Easy
New Orleans native, Chaka Joiner, will be blessing us with some covers and originals at this year's Festival. This police officer by day, singer-songwriter by night, currently resides in Charlottesville, VA.
The Vikings are coming...
Vikings of the Valley is heritage based, celebrating the history, culture and traditions of the ancient Viking Folk. They provide educational programs on the Dark Age History of Europe, and the Age of the Viking for all ages. They gather as Kindred Folk to share their history, culture and heritage both socially and publicly.
They will bring their Viking Ship and Viking folklore to this year's Festival!
Mermaid Nixe is thrilled to make a splash at Virginia Fairy Festival!
Hailing from her summer cove off the coast of Virginia Beach, she is excited to bring mermaid wishes, sea shanties, and mermaid fortunes to every guppy, pixie, and sprite!
Stop by for pictures, hugs, and a FINTASTIC amount of fun!
DragonSong is a collaborative world music ensemble performing a synthesis of contemporary and traditional music. Through the integration of both ethnic and progressive tools, members combine their talents and put their egos aside in order to create an entity greater than themselves to share with the rest of the collective. They strive to enlighten and inspire one another by recycling energy and encouraging expression on a conscious and subconscious level. Vocal harmonies blend with a variety of instrumentation, weaving an intricate tapestry of sound. Through the fusion of music with visual performing arts, DragonSong creates a multi-sensory experience for all to enjoy.
Hot! Hot! Hot!
Dance Afire Productions is a unique theatrical fire dance performance company. They offer unique and unforgettable performances that can be worked into any event. From light atmospheric movement, to driven center-stage choreography, they offer a vast variety of different skills and performance options.
Come see Bronwen and Loup de Lou bring the heat!
Stories & Folklore
Lorna MacDonald Czarnota, an award-winning storyteller and author, has delighted audiences in schools, libraries, festivals and conferences throughout the United States, Canada, and Ireland since 1985.
Her work features historical presentations, storytelling, writing workshops, and motivational presentations, storytelling with at-risk youth, Celtic folklore, and the use of music and song to enhance story. She is the author of several books all of which can be found online and where fine books are sold.
“The land of make-believe is where our dreams wait to be born.”
Na’la’s choreography and personal style grew from a fusion of all her past experiences. She has studied with many teachers across the US and in Europe, and has completed the Sahara Dance’s Bellydance teacher training in 2010. She has also completed the SEED’s (Self-Esteem, Empowerment, and Education through Dance) teacher training course in 2016, and the Paraprofessional Counseling Course in 2017. She is honored to be a teacher in such a vibrant and inspiring dance community, and has a special interest in Sacred Movement and participating in Council Shares. (Ask her for more info!)
CandelFirth is a musical duo that explores traditional Celtic and Native American music through unique rhythms, arrangements and expressions.
Randy Candelaria (fiddle, guitar, recorder, octave mandolin, hurdy gurdy – and others) has been playing Celtic music for over 30 years with a number of bands including Naomi's Fancy (having performed during a US presidential visit) and the Celthix (opening up for Scotland’s premiere band, The Tannahill Weavers, on two evenings). He has recently played in pubs across Ireland in Dublin, Galway and Doolin, including sessions with Friar's Green and the legendary Irish group De Danann. Randy also has been involved in recording sessions for various artists and has film credits for his contributions, along with radio and TV appearances (see his Facebook page for specifics!).
Susie Firth Candelaria has enjoyed exploring music since childhood and has played a variety of Celtic harps for over 25 years. A lover of music of all kinds, including Classical and the music of ancient cultures, her true love is for the music of Ireland and Scotland. Susie also performs on a variety of flutes, penny whistles, baroque recorders, Native American flutes, djembe and bodhran. She has been a solo artist for years, a session musician and a guest musician on several recording projects. Her love for Celtic music has extended for the past 30 years or more.
Both have joined together to bring their unique approaches and dedication to the music of the British Isles in a blended and dynamic presentation reflecting their appreciation and fondness for the Celtic and Native American traditions along with their own unique compositions and arrangements.
Susie owns and operates Blue Mountain Herbs and Supplements in Pilot Mountain while Randy serves as Dean of Learning Resources at Forsyth Tech in Winston-Salem.
IMAGINE CIRCUS provides performances and shows featuring aerial dancers, acrobats, fire performers, jugglers, mimes, stilt walkers, belly dancers, sideshow acts, LED performers and of course-- faeries!
Check out www.imaginecircus.com for more information.
Brett of MAHARAL will be performing Turkish inspired tunes on his double neck Turkish lute: Mosaic!
"Dancing is mandatory for anyone with wings..."
P. County Representation
Borrowed Earth is a musical ensemble born out of nearly two decades of collaboration between musicians Scott Eutsler (bouzouki, wind instruments, and vocals) and Chris Owens (guitar, oud, and vocals).
The mission of Borrowed Earth is to bring a message of peace, love, and light through the positive energy and universal language of music. The name Borrowed Earth comes from a Native American proverb, “We don’t inherit the earth from our ancestors but borrow it from our children.” Inspired by this, Borrowed Earth presents original material that strives to put the listener in a state of contemplation and joy.
Do you believe in Magic?
Kim Z became interested in the art of magic at the age of 12 when she saw magician, Criss Angel, on his television series, MindFreak; where she learned her first magic trick.
Since then, she has been personally trained by multiple world class magicians such as Jeff McBride, Luna Shimada, Dirk Losander, Dan Sperry, and even her hero, Criss Angel, himself!
She has performed all over the world, from NYC, Las Vegas, Miami, Mexico, Brazil, Honduras, and of course, locally here in Virginia. Kim has also received awards for her many performances, her most recent being 1st place in the Senior Stage competition at the world renowned, Tannens Magic Camp in Bryn Mawr, PA. She has even been featured in "A Day in the Life" on Delmarva's leading news station, WBOC.
DJ Miloš and the БПЕ
** Performers, Vendors and Workshops are subject to change. Please keep checking back for updates and fairy mischief.