Ronno …an internationally acclaimed children’s singer-songwriter, award-winning recording artist, performer and educator, provides fun, enriching song support for kids. He has amassed a catalogue of over 170 published works to date, and has charmed young listeners around the world with his infectious song material. RONNO’s Christmas show includes all the above, plus a sing-along of favourite Christmas songs -and RONNO appearing wearing antlers and a flashing, electric Rudolph’s nose! This gifted entertainer and musician has carefully developed his live children’s shows to make them what they are today: energetic, highly polished, music & movement experiences that delight children and families throughout the U.S. and Canada. If you’re looking for great kids’/family entertainment, Ronno’s energetic, highly participatory music & movement concerts will be a sure hit.
Andrew Queen is an award-winning singer, songwriter and children’s recording artist. He’s on a mission to get kids singing about food: growing food, sharing food, local food, healthy food, eating food, and even being eaten! His latest release, GROW, offers up generous helpings of original tantalizing tunes, seasoned with silliness and sprinkled with sweet sing-alongs, guaranteed to leave folks with a belly full of laughs and hungry for more!Andrew has been making his mark on the Canadian folk scene as an animated storyteller through song. His signature fairy tale songs deliver messages of sharing, cooperation and community building, intermingled with irresistibly singable refrains. Delighted young listeners hang on the edge of their seats, singing with Andrew’s action-packed call and repeat adventures, while erupting in googles of giggles. Hailed by the press as a “troubadour teacher” and “children’s music comic laureate,” Andrew was voted Canada’s Favourite Children’s Artist of the Year at the 2011 Indies. He has won two Parent’s Choice Recommended Awards (Too Tall 2010 and GROW 2012) plus a Canadian Folk Music Award for Children’s Album of the Year in 2010. Andrew cut his teeth singing, songwriting, playing jug and washtub bass with Toronto band, Jughead. In 2004, he released Alligator Tracks for the younger crowd and never looked back. His album GROW is nominated for a Canadian Folk Music Award for Children’s Album of the Year!
Camp Rock Revisited present musical tributes to the talented likes of the Jonas Brothers, Demi Lavoto and Hannah Montanna. This show consists of performances of the most popular hits of Hannah Montanna and Miley Cirus which opens the show into the big hits of the Camp Rock stars performed by Demi Lavoto who will set the stage for a high energy set of The Jonas Brothers. The whole show is backed by a four piece band consisting of guitar,multi-keyboards,drums and bass. This production appeals to all ages especially to the younger demographics of 7 to 18. Call Showvision for a list of show songs.
The Funland Band features three lovable characters, Woofer the guitar-playing dog, Mumfrey the cat on drums, and Boogabea the bear on keyboard. They are always on the move sharing their music, fun and fantasy with children and families. Audience participation is an integral part of our show, whether it is singing and dancing, clapping or other action –packed involvement. Their album, Music Makes the World Go Round is an exciting collection of original songs such as Couch Potato, Shake All Over, and Popcorn, as well as creative new arrangements of traditional favorites. Due to a fresh and contemporary sound, response has been excellent and their fans are anxiously awaiting the next release of original, interactive songs. The Funland Band’s contagious performances have been pleasing the young and the young at heart for the past fifteen years. Canadian audiences from Prince George, B.C. to Baddeck, Nova Scotia and as far as Iqualuit, Nunavut have been a part of the fun. In the U.S. they have played state fairs, festivals and many other special events. Performances as far a field as the Middle East have proven their international appeal. Their live performance is full of energy and enthusiasm; an extremely positive musical experience that sparks a whole lot of spontaneous audience participation. The Funland Band’s characters are no Couch Potatoes! As well as headlining their own shows at theatres, festivals, schools and fairs, they have been special guests appearing on various Television and Radio programs. This unique trio also presents special performances for Halloween and Christmas. In addition, The Funland Band has raised thousands of dollars and assisted many community organizations in fund-raising events for their charitable activities. Boogabea, Woofer and Mumfrey create a unique brand of musical theatre which will tickle both the imagination and the funny bone. You won’t be able to sit still once they hit the stage. The Funland Band children’s show reaches out to the hearts of all and captures the imaginations of everyone. Don’t deny anyone this kind of FUN… be a part of their next performance!
Dickie Bird comes equipped to entertain with an ample supply of up-beat music, a suitcase full of magic tricks and amazing gizmos like the Bubble Machine. Opportunities abound for audience participation. It’s fast-paced fun – singalongs, action songs, magic tricks, the everybody-joins-in jugband and even puppet pal “Doug the Wug” makes a guest appearance. His show is “Personable, enthusiastic, talented, appealing.””Children were thoroughly involved.””Great props!””The perfect combination of music, magic and fun!!!” Dickie Bird (aka Richard Knechtel) has performed at festivals, resorts, theme parks and special events throughout Canada.
The Robert Davis Kids Music & Comedy Show takes a big hunk of music and a little chunk of comedy and turns them into a whole lotta fun! Family audiences are sure to have a good time with all the fun, catchy songs, kid friendly jokes and magical surprises throughout this popular family music show. Robert Davis is a Toronto-based award-winning songwriter who’s won top honours in several international songwriting contests and regularly performs at festivals, fairs, libraries and special events throughout the province. Many of Robert’s songs appear on compilation CDs released by Canada’s Casablanca Kids alongside songs by Fred Penner, Al Simmons, Jack Grunsky and Sharon, Lois & Bram. Many of these CDs have won major children’s music industry awards including Parent’s Choice, iParenting Media and two National Parenting Publications (NAPPA) Gold Awards. Robert has appeared on Treehouse TV. The Galaxie Kids Stuff and Max Trax Treehouse TV audio channels play many of his songs.
Robert has independently released two children’s music CDs: I Dream of Pizza and Get Snappy. He is currently writing and recording songs for a third CD and his first CD of adult contemporary songs. Robert also presents a seasonal show presented as The Robert Davis Christmas Party. Click here for a selection of music.