Category: Global Stage


A-Parikrama is an established Live Indian band featuring a versatile group of musicians ranging from tabla players to pianists to singers.They take you back to your Indian roots with their traditional music and classic and modern songs. Based in the Augusta area is this group of inspirational, and creative musicians.

ZFIT CREW and Friends

Licensed Zumba Instructors, ZFIT Crew rocks the stage with high energy, crowd appealing Latin and International Infused choreography. This duo has been part of the festival performance line up for 5 years. As fundraiser and special event coordinators and performers, they share their love of Zumba with all.

Mangelly Belly Dancers

Mangelly’s American Cabaret Belly Dance takes the best of all the styles, Egyptian, Moroccan, Turkish, Greek, Lebanese, etc. and presents a unique American Cabaret style with exciting drums, swirling skirts, rhythmic finger cymbals, and entrancing veils. The Mangelly Belly Dancers dance for beauty, healthy exercise, and because it’s fun.


MJ’s Live Performances include himself, hype man, two dancers and his DJ. MJ is very interactive with the crowd. He hands out t shirts and prizes. His dance team has a dance off at the end of the last song and invites crowd to join in on the fun

The Augusta Players

The Augusta Players opens it’s 72nd season with Rodgers and Hammerstein’s beloved musicl, OKLAHOMA! We will perform selections from the show which will open the weekend following Arts in the Heart of Augusta.

Kane & Co. Dance Productions

Kane & Co. Dance Productions offers dance instruction to boys and girls ages 2yr.-Adult. We offer both recreational and competition team classes. If you are interested in dance please contact us at 706-447-9007 or via our website at

King Cat and The Elders

King Cat and the Elders consist of five seasoned musicians. Lead vocalist, Steve Bouye, sang/traveled the Southeast with (Hipnotics) along with our rhythm guitar player, Roger Davis, (Hipnotics, Ed Turner#9, Silvertown) Lead guitar, Dwight Bradham, (The Revalators) Drums, Local musical genius, Jeff Johnston and Bass guitarist/musical encyclopedia, Dean Klopotic.

Krist Austin Entertainment

Krist Austin was born in Augusta, Georgia. The singer, songwriter, dancer and percussionist’s love of music began at the age of 6. Krist Austin became inspired and influenced by artists such as James Brown, Michael Jackson, R&B group New Edition as well the writing styles of Smokey Robinson.