MC: Steve Hoegerman/French Festival Founder
Ballroom Dance Club from UCLA
Lessons & Performances of several Ballroom Dance Styles with your favorite French Music (Celebrating the 22nd Year of Free Weekly Swing-Salsa-Tango-Ballroom Dance Lessons Mondays at UCLA with Club Founders, James and Cynthia)
Dzhamala is a Turkish/Macedonian word meaning big party or drunken celebration.
Presenting ancient and modern tribal dances of North Africa, North America and beyond. Director, Alexandra King
Tina's Ports of Paradise
Performing French Polynesian dances with live musical accompaniment
Historical Ballroom Dance Club from UCLA
Learn the Minuet, Vintage Tango, Waltz, Fox-Trot with James & Cynthia
Dance with Harout
The Dance with Harout Performance Company: A group of women than men who like to express themselves on a platform where preconceived notions of the "self" are redefined through hip hop, burlesque, Armenian, Jazz funk and folk dance.
International Ballroom Champion Vasily Golovin and his students of Dance Fever will perform a suite of International Latin and Standard showcase dances and competition routines.
Les Femme Fatales
For the past 19 years, Les Femme Fatales Drag Revue has been a highlight of the Festival. This drag show features the area's local female impersonators donning their best and strutting their stuff in a mixture of sass, sentiment, and comedy, often presenting characters including but not limited to as Marie Antoinette, Cher, Edith Piaf and Tina Turner . BellaDonna and Miss Kitty head the lineup that is ever changing and always fresh.
(All Times approximate. Schedule subject to change. Tips appreciated.)