Medieval Faire Entertainment 2022

The Royal Joust

DeBracey Productions
Field of Honour 3x a day!

Enjoy battlefield-style jousting and trick riding!  A one of a kind, out of this
world jousting experience that will leave you wanting more!

https://www.facebook.com/debraceyproductions/

Combat Chess

Royal Players
Field of Honour 2x a day

Watch a chess game where the pieces ARE the people, who fight to take over the squares.  Chieftain Bors of the Picts has challenged the young King Arthur of Briton to test his mettle.  Who will win!?  

Photo: Rob Welton Photography

Tony the Tosser

Comedy Trick Show
Oct 1-2, 8-9 Only!

Tony the Tosser brings you energetic, impressive, and interactive trick shows.  Half of the previous duo, Up-Down-Go, we welcome Tony back to the Faire!  

https://www.facebook.com/tony.steinbach.7  

The CrossJacks

Celtic Music
Pig & Whistle Pub

Hailing from various ports of call in East Tennessee, the Crossjacks deliver musical festival favorites.  Their self-titled debut album was released in July 2020.  The Crossjacks are Mark Dudek (vocals/guitar), Dawn Cunningham (violin) and Reagan De Busk (flute/bodhran/mandolin).

https://www.facebook.com/crossjacks/

Lords of Adventure

Comedy Sword-Fighting Show
Oct 1-2, 8-9 Only

We all have an adventurer inside. Be the hero of your own story!      

https://www.facebook.com/lordsadventure

Thunder & Spice

Celtic Music
Oct 1-2, 8-9 Only

Based out of Raleigh, NC, Thunder & Spice share traditional Celtic, Renaissance, Seafaring, and folk music with haunting vocal harmonies, diverse acoustic instrumentation and theatrical flair.  They also invite the audience to play along, so be ready to sing a chorus, clap a rhythm and shout back, too.  

https://thunderandspice.com/

The King of Crochet

Interactive Comedy Show
Oct 15-16 Only

The King of Crochet is a family-friendly, entertainment experience.  Whether facing a dragon or a modified version of classic tales, the “king” (with a plethora of handmade props) encourages audiences to live the adventure with him.  Join the king and experience tales from the house of yarn – because a castle was too expensive to make.  You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll never want to leave.

Bravura Music Academy

Youth Classical Musicians
October 9 Only

Enjoy the talent of wonderful youth musicians with Bravura Music Academy.  You too can learn to play too!

http://bravuramusicacademy.com/ 
(Photo by Rob Welton)

The Flaming Ginger

Circus-styled Trick show
Oct 15-16 Only

Back by popular demand, Jon Norton graces our stage fresh from New York!  Enjoy his juggling, playing with fire, and doing all this while on a very tall unicycle.  You don’t want to miss him!  

https://www.facebook.com/theflamingginger

New! Pig Tales

Interactive Children's Show
Happy Hollow Stage

Welcome back to Chester, the Heroic Little Pig, an original heart-warming tale by Lars Paulson.  Audience members are invited to join the cast as silly bunnies, who get into trouble and learn the error of their ways.    

Tom Mason and the Blue Buccaneers

Celtic & Pirate Music
Oct 15-16 Only

Meet a wild band of Nashville musicians who dress like pirates and play a rollicking mix of Celtic and piratical sing-alongs, rousing historical rave-ups, afro-cuban tinged ballads, Cajun sea shanties, and bluesy Irish jigs.  

https://www.tommason.net/​

(Photo by Trent Eades)

New! Goose Tales

Interactive Children's Show
Happy Hollow Stage

Sing, joke, and adventure with Goosey Goosey Gander.  Enjoy her goose tale of Jack in the Beanstalk, where she is rescued from the giant.  Also meet her friend, Ozzie, the up-side-down puppet. 

Kris Colt - The Black Rose

Celtic Music
Pig & Whistle Pub

Kris Colt reveals her past incarnation from the time of her ancestors in Scotland Ireland, England, and Wales as the song bird Black Rose. She is a modern bard, with a lyrical singing style who passionately performs songs of both original and ancient origin. Kris has been on the boards as a performer her entire life in professional musical theatre and especially enjoys her time with her Celtic folk rock act Kris Colt and The Black Rose Band.
https://www.facebook.com/kriscoltmusic/
https://www.kriscolt-blackrose.com/

New! Fairy Tales

Interactive Children's Show
Happy Hollow Stage

Enter the magical world of fairies!  Sing, laugh, and adventure!  HUZZAH!  

Also enjoy Fairy Tea 2x a day.  Have lunch with the fairies.

(Photo by Rob Welton)

Throw Me a Line!

Improv Comedy
Venetian Stage

An improvisational comedy show like “Who’s Line Is It Anyway?”  Help create magic moments on stage by giving lines (suggestions) to the actors on stage.  Games include:  Scenes from a Hat, Fishing for a Line, ABC’s, Freeze, Dr. Know It All, Irish Drinking Song….

No show is alike!   That’s the magic of improv comedy!

Royal Variety Show

Britain's Got Talent
Venetian Stage

Arthur’s knights have searched the for best talents among the local peoples.  Enjoy their songs, music, and dance!
(Photo by Trent Eades)

New! Tales of Arthur

Boy Who Would Be King
Venetian Stage

Magical Merlin leads the tale of how a young squire became King of Briton.  Meet the characters, so you can interact with them throughout the day!
(Photo by Trent Eades)

New! Dragon Tales

Interactive Children's Show
Happy Hollow Stage

Do you love dragons?!  We do!  Come sing, adventure, and love like a dragon in this new adaptation of the Brave Little Tailor.