Performers

Where else in town do you get to see zany circus acts, high strung acrobatics, comic daredevils, pure artistry, absurdity and foolishness—plus unique musical performances by international artists? Only at the 33rd annual Kidsfest – that’s where!

Al Simmons

Al Simmons

Thursday, June 9th 1:45 pm
Friday, June 10th 2:30 pm
Saturday, June 11th 11:00 am
Sunday, June 12th 4:00 pm

Juno Award winner Al Simmons is a creative genius whose charm and humanity have won over a legion of fans at theaters and…


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Carmen Campagne

Carmen Campagne

Thursday, June 9th 11:00 am
Friday, June 10th 12:15 pm
Saturday, June 11th 2:00 pm
Sunday, June 12th 1:00 pm

As a teacher, songwriter, and performer, Carmen Campagne has captured the hearts of children, parents and educators throughout…


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Circus Incognitus

Circus Incognitus

Thursday, June 9th 12:00 pm
Friday, June 10th 11:30 am
Saturday, June 11th 1:00 pm and 4:15 pm
Sunday, June 12th 1:45 pm

In Circus Incognitus, virtuoso clown Jamie Adkins is the vulnerable everyman, who has just written a terrific show.…


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Fred Penner

Fred Penner

Friday, June 10th 10:00 pm
Sunday, June 12th 12:00 pm

More than the music, the two-time Juno winner for Best Children's Album Sing with Fred and eight-time nominee's body of work is about energy and emotional connection. The guy who…


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H’SAO

H’SAO

Thursday, June 9th 10:00 am
Friday, June 10th 1:00 pm
Saturday, June 11th 2:45 pm
Sunday, June 12th  3:15 pm

H’Sao is one of the most prominent vocal groups of any genre in Québec. Yet, its members are understandably also drawn to their…


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Jake (Jacques) Chenier

Jake (Jacques) Chenier

Thursday, June 9th 1:15 pm
Friday, June 10th 11:30 am  and 2:00 pm
Saturday, June 11th 11:00 am and 4:15 pm
Sunday, June 12th 11:15 am  and 2:30 pm

The John Lennon International Songwriting Contest honoured Jake with a Grand Prize for…


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Jonathan Burns

Jonathan Burns

Jonathan Burns always thought he was special. He was the kind of kid who would put his leg over his head at the family reunion or perform musical armpit farts to impress the girls. In 2004, contorting his body and impressing people with his…


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Lisa Odjig

Lisa Odjig

Friday, June 10th 11:00 am
Saturday, June 11th 10:30 am
Sunday, June 12th 11:15 am

Lisa, originally from Wikwemikong, Manitoulin Island feels connected to her Odawa/Ojibwa Nation roots through her specialty, the dynamic and colourful…


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Mr. Circus

Mr. Circus

Thursday, June 9th ?2:30 pm

Believe it or not, Mr. Circus does not appear on any birth certificates.  He is in fact a small town boy, named Isaac Girardin, who fell in love with juggling and circus arts after a fateful week in Istanbul. …


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The Silver Starlets

The Silver Starlets

Thursday, June 9th 10:30 am
Friday, June 10th 1:00 pm
Saturday, June 11th 12:00 pm and 2:15 pm
Sunday, June 12th 12:15pm and 3:30 pm

An all female aerial acrobatic show. This duo is full of glam, glitz and glitter. But don't let their…


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The Street Circus

The Street Circus

Thursday, June 9th 12:00 pm
Friday, June 10th 10:00 am
Saturday, June 11th 1:15 pm and 3:15 pm
Sunday, June 12th 1:30 pm

A show that embodies the amazement of going to a modern circus and everything fun and spontaneous about street…


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