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2015 BUSKER FESTIVAL LINEUP

Alex Clark

Alex Clark

Alex Clark

With training from the likes of Cirque Du Soleil, Alex Clark creates a show that is amusing on every level. Jaw-dropping tricks, quick-witted comedy and rocking harmonica jams are all part of this entertainment-filled show that will have audiences laughing the whole way through. 

Crew

Crew

CREW

This San Diego-based percussion group features a unique combination of rhythm and movement repurposing everyday objects for an unbelievable percussive performance. Director and Choreographer Chris Rubio toured with the off-Broadway show STOMP for five years before creating his own percussion movement group. 

Twin Tango

Twin Tango

Derek McAlister as The Twin Tango and Derek Derek

Character performer, juggler and comedian Derek McAlister demonstrates his versatility with two separate performances. The Twin Tango is a comedic-mime act filled with breathtaking acrobatics and a 20-foot Chinese pole, while Derek Derek is a high-energy show infused with fire juggling, witty banter and comedy. 

Groovy Guy Show

Groovy Guy Show

Groovy Guy Show

Originally from London, England, performer Guy Collins is an international street performing sensation and recent winner of the Travel Channel’s hit show, “Penn Jillette’s Street Cred.” The Groovy Guy Show contains a wide variety of tricks and stunts ranging from extreme unicycling to tight rope walking. Gasp with delight as he balances above the crowd juggling everything from plumbing tools to razor-sharp knives! 

Kelvin Gordon

Kelvin Gordon

Kelvin Gordon

A contortionist whose résumé includes past appearances on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” “The Drew Carrey Show,” and “The Osbornes,” Kelvin brings a highly flexible act to this year’s Busker Festival. He demonstrates his talents in a variety of ways, including folding himself inside a clear Plexiglas box!  

Kilted Colin

Kilted Colin

Kilted Colin

Hailing from Boston, Massachusetts, Colin Campbell has wowed audiences around the globe with his high-energy variety show. Watch as he plays bagpipes and juggles atop a 8-ft. unicycle – all while wearing a kilt! He’s performed at busker festivals around the world and his unique acts have even landed him appearances on Comedy Central. 

Murrugun the Mystic

Murrugun the Mystic

Murrugun the Mystic

Featured on AMC’s “Freakshow,” this veteran sideshow star is known worldwide for his spectacular sword swallowing acts. Including fire eating, sword swallowing and a bed of nails, this is an amazing act that you’ll truly have to see to believe.  

 Nerdy Noah

Nerdy Noah

Nerdy Noah

Nerdy Noah has performed at festivals all over the United States and abroad. His act includes jaw dropping stunts and tricks, leaving audiences amazed and laughing out loud as he switches from quirky juggler to mini bike stunt man in a matter of seconds.

The Frisbee Show

The Frisbee Show

The Frisbee Show

Fire juggling, chicken tossing and tons of comedy highlight Greg Frisbee’s one-of-a-kind routine. Greg has performed in all 50 states, multiple cruise ships and 15 countries around the world, while working to perfect this cutting edge show. 

The Checkerboard Guy

The Checkerboard Guy

The Checkerboard Guy

This comic daredevil from Canada incorporates a variety of props – from flaming torches to a motorized scooter – to perform amazing stunts for the whole family to enjoy. With thousands of busking performances under his belt, David Aiken has performed at busker festivals around the globe and even put on a show for the former Prime Minister of Canada!

Other non competing acts:

The Suburbans (Performing at The Headquarters on March 7th, 12-2pm)

Extreme Rahim (Performing at The Headquarters on March 7th & 8th, 4-6pm)

Carolyn Woods (Live body painting at The Headquarters on March 7th, 2-4pm)

Adrienne Nims (Performing at The Headquarters on March 8th, 12-4pm)

Manny Cepeda Trio (Performing at The Headquarters on March 7th, 2-4pm)

Bronze Baseball Statue (Will be located at Seaport Village throughout the 2 day festival)

Mitchell Walker didgeridoo player (Will be playing the didgeridoo on the Seaport Village boardwalk next to Mystic Mermaid)


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