MC: Steve Hoegerman/French Festival Founder
11:00 Ballroom Dance Club from UCLA
Lessons & Performances of several Ballroom Dance Styles with your favorite French Music (Celebrating the 23rd Year of Free Weekly Swing-Salsa-Tango-Ballroom Dance Lessons Mondays at UCLA with Club Founders, James and Cynthia)
12:00 Maile Kai Merrick from the Adderley School for the Performing Arts Advanced Conservatory
“I Dreamed a Dream”, from Les Miserables, accompanied by Leana Movillion
12:15 Members of Dzhamala Ensemble
BellyDance – Members of the Dzhamala Ensemble, known for their frequent appearances at Zaytoon in Santa Barbara
1:00 Belly Dance with Alexandra King
Presenting ancient and modern tribal dances of North Africa, North America and beyond. Director, Alexandra King.
1:30 Tina's Ports of Paradise
Performing French Polynesian dances with live musical accompaniment
2:30 Hector Sanchez
Tango and Salsa performance
3:00 Yulia Mulata
Performing traditional French dances with a sensual and sexy spin!
3:35 Historical Ballroom Dance Club from UCLA
Learn the Minuet, Vintage Tango, Waltz, Fox-Trot with James & Cynthia
4:30 Hip Blessings with Krischana and Aurora Moon Tribe Tribal Bellydance
Performing Vintage American Tribal bellydance directed by Genisa and Modern Tribal Fusion Dance directed by Krischana
5:00 Arthur Murray Dance Studio
5:35 Les Femme Fatales
For the past 21 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.)