Featured Entertainers are individuals or groups who are not part of the DIFI organization--and often not from the Dayton area. There will be a DOZEN Featured Entertainers for 2014!
KABLUCHOK is a Russian performing group from Cincinnati.
KITKA Ensemble from Toledo performing Bulgarian dances
And we'll have drummers and dancers coming from BURUNDI!
The very popular KENYA SAFARI ACROBATS will be returning this year. The World's premier African Acrobats; hailing from Mombassa Kenya, will leave you astounded and amazed at their extraordinary feats of acrobatics.
STEVE FREE, an award-winning and internationally recognized guitarist, singer, and songwriter is also returning. He is a storyteller who tells his stories in song. A Native Appalachian and Native American (Shawnee/Cherokee), and an accomplished flute player he has received a nomination as Emerging Artist of the Year for the Americana Music Awards in Nashville. Listen to this sample of Steve's music.
SELO Ensemble-- a Columbus-based group performing the songs, music and dances of Croatia. Melodies combine with unusual and incredible harmonies to recreate the sound of songs and music not normally heard outside of the villages of Croatia
ZABAVA, which in Russian means “joy, fun, and pleasure” is a company of enthusiasts of international dances, lovers of art, and advocates of multiculturalism in their community.ethnically we originate from Georgia, Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Byelorussia, and other countries of the former Soviet Union.
Troupe Roja middle eastern ensemble
Five Points Cloggers
Cedar City Cloggers
Swiss Yodeling Cousins
Selo Croatian performers
The schedule is not yet final