Vancouver is one of the most ethnically diverse and multicultural cities in the world. This cultural diversity is represented in our entertainment roster. Call us today to create the perfect entertainment experience for your Vancouver event.
This colourful performance group fuses music, dance and Capoeira (martial arts and acrobatics) into a dynamic, high energy performance. Experienced and professional, Aché Brasil presents high quality performances which best exemplify Brazil's rich cultural heritage.
Katari Taiko has the distinction of being the first taiko drum group formed in Canada and has developed a large and enthusiastic popular following. Since its inception in 1979, this Asian-Canadian company has performed throughout Canada and the U.S. The group has appeared in numerous festivals in Vancouver, Winnipeg, Toronto, St. John, and Seattle. They have also performed in a number of theatre settings including the National Arts Centre in Ottawa.
This fiery Afro-Cuban jazz band features well-known Latin Jazz/Salsa percussionist Rafael Geronimo. This is the perfect group to book for an evening full of good salsa fun. With their unique mixture of hot salsa and jazz rhythms, Rumba Calzada can't help but create the perfect festive atmosphere for your next function.
The lion dance is an important tradition in China. Usually the dance is part of festivities like Chinese New Year, the openings of restaurants and weddings. When performed well, the lion dance is believed to bring luck and happiness. In the Chinese tradition, the lion dance is essential to ensure harmony and prosperity. Due to numerous championships in Asia and North America, lion dancing has now reached new heights in its popularity.
Folly performs a blend Canadian Celtic and Folk music that captures the spirit of British Columbia. Their songs tell stories from the early Voyageur days on the Mighty Fraser River to the exciting time of the Gold Rush. Tiller's Folly will provide the perfect background music for a welcome reception or a final night concert.
Singer and performing artist, Shiamak Davar is known as the Guru of Contemporary dance in India. Shiamak’s Vancouver dance team has performed at various prestigious events like the Opening Ceremony of the World Police and Fire Games at GM Place and The Celebration ceremonies of the 2010 Winter Olympics.
Al Pichler and The Alpiners perform a one-of-a-kind show of classic Bavarian music and unique brand of Bavarian/modern music. The Alpiners really like to interact and engage with the audience during their shows. Al Pichler & The Alpiners have entertained at hundreds of Oktoberfests, weddings, parties and corporate events. The Alpiners are, indeed, the ultimate Oom Pa Pa band for your event!
Gary Comeau & The Voodoo Allstars play Cajun/Zydeco upbeat party music. Led by Gary singin' up a storm and playing the fiddle, mandolin, accordion and guitar, the band performs with irresistible exuberance. Gary Comeau's tremendous talent, energy and fun-loving personality make this band a great choice for any party.
An evening with crooner Lou Marocco is truly entertainment at it's finest. Lou performs regularly at Federico’s Supper Club and Italian Days on Commercial Drive. Lou possesses a wide range of music in his repertoire: Rat-Pack standards, legendary rock 'n' roll, contemporary dance hits/favorites, traditional Italian and Latin/ballroom.
Mariachi Del Sol plays traditional music from Mexico and Latin America. Performing in authentic costumes, the ensemble is able to perform as a trio of guitars, a quartet, or an entire band including strings and brass. They offer a repertoire which is suitable for all kinds of events and they truly bring a festive ambiance to any occasion.
Mazacote is a hard hitting Latin band that plays horn-driven New York Salsa Dura and beats from Colombia, Puerto Rico and Cuba. The band features Nicaraguan singer-songwriter David Lopez, with Grammy Grammy Award-winning percussionist Toto Berriel on congas, Latin Jazz trumpeter Malcolm Aiken, and a rhythm section featuring Chris Couto on timbales, Aaron McKinney on bass, and pianist Niho Takase.
Mostly Marley performs with passion while always remaining true to the spirit of Reggae music. This party band gives the material with their own unique blend. Mostly Marley will take you on a musical odyssey with good times to be had by all.
The Outriggers have been together as a group for 20 years and are available to treat your guests to the soothing, relaxed sounds of Hawaii and the South Pacific. A Polynesian evening wouldn't be complete without these gentlemen dressed in colorful Aloha shirts and white trousers, sometimes accented with floral or shell leis.
These talented dancers capture the excitement, colour, and exotic rhythms of the South Pacific. This world class dance troupe features six beautiful women dressed in authentic costumes fashioned from shells, feathers, pearls, grass and tapacloth. Their show always includes lots of audience participation.
The Phase III Steel Drum Band will take you away to the Caribbean ... if only for a short visit. These well-traveled musicians will create a fun and festive atmosphere filled with the sounds of sunshine and lazy days via the steel drums. This fun party band can perform as 7 piece group or as a smaller three piece combo.
This world renown dance troupe consists of beautiful young Chinese girls performing traditional Chinese dances like the Ribbon Dance and the Fan Dance. Brilliantly coloured costumes adorn these talented performers who showcase Chinese tradition and culture through music and dance.
This steel band plays the sweet sounds of the Caribbean, encompassing Calypso, R&B, Funk, Rock, Reggae and, even classical. They are in constant demand as one of Vancouver's favourite Caribbean group, performing the lilting melodies of faraway tropical places for many a rainy day celebration. Make your party hot! hot! hot!
Tropical Heat features a delightful blend of West-Indian and North American instrumentation producing remarkably entertaining music. This festive steel band has been performing for over 20 years. Tropical Heat is comprised of three to ten musicians adaptable for any occasion.
The Vancouver International Bhangra Celebration Society (VIBC) is dedicated to elevating and promoting the Indian dance form of Bhangra. Bhangra has enjoyed a surge in popularity worldwide, both in traditional form and as a fusion with genres such as hip-hop, house, and reggae. The VIBC partners up with numerous artists and community events throughout the year showcasing the vibrancy of Bhangra dancing!
Yasmina has been performing belly dance since the age of 14. She has performed over 1500 shows in the last 7 years and has shared the stage with Bollywood stars Sunidhi Chauhan and KK. She has performed internationally in the U.K. and in Trinidad. Yasmina is sure to spice up any event!