“Streets Filled With Talent”, An Extraordinary Music & Dance Showcase
Now entrenched as a beloved and signature attraction at the Millbrae's Art and Wine Festival, the "Streets Filled With Talent Community Stage", under the direction of local impresario Ken Kelly, returns for a highly-anticipated encore performance at this year’s festival, September 1-2.
"It's all about giving emerging and outstanding young talent from around the Bay Area a chance to do what all performers love to do: perform in front of a live audience," says producing director, Ken Kelly of Ken Kelly Productions.
"It has been enormously gratifying to see our Streets Filled With Talent Stage become such a festival hit,” said producing director, Kelly, owner of Ken Kelly Productions. “It’s all about giving emerging and outstanding young talent from around the Bay Area a chance to do what all performers love to do: perform in front of a live audience. We’ll have some of our favorite acts back again along with some new talent that we've discovered over the past year.”
The "Streets Filled With Talent Community Stage" is sponsored by South San Francisco Scavenger and located on Broadway near Meadow Glen at the north end of the festival site.
Special gratitude and thanks to Ken Kelly of Ken Kelly Productions for making this spectacular extravaganza a reality. BRAVO!!! Visit www.kenkellyproductions.com.
STREETS FILLED WITH TALENT COMMUNITY STAGE
Sponsored by South San Francisco Scavenger
on Broadway, near Meadow Glen
SCHEDULE OF PERFORMANCES
Fault Line A Cappella Chorus
Purple Fox and The Heebie Jeebies
Spark of Creation Dance Studio
Sing A Song With Passion
Six Skills Culture & Language School
One Martial Arts School
School Of Rock Palo Alto
American Line Dancers
VIBO Music School
Saturday, September 1:
11:45 - 12:25: Charge!
Charge! was founded in 2014 by a group of (then) middle-school-aged friends with the mission to play invigorating and meaningful rock music that requires advanced skills. The band’s member musicians enjoy performing together and hope to delight, uplift, and inspire their audiences. Please visit facebook.com/chargebandrocks for videos, photos, and upcoming performances.
12:30 - 1:00: The Fault Line A Cappella Chorus
Fault Line A Cappella Chorus is a group of men from San Mateo County, California, who enjoy singing a cappella music. For forty years, congenial men of good character have been ringing out the glorious sounds of barbershop harmony. Founded in 1976, they sing classic barbershop songs to more recent tunes.
1:00 - 1:50: Purple Fox and the Heebie Jeebies
Purple Fox and the Heebie Jeebies is a FUN, Funky, Hip Hop, Rockin' and Rollin' Band based in Silicon Valley that will once again bring its FUN interactive experience for kids and kids of all ages, to the full grown movers and shakers! Started by Josh Friedman in late 2014, this live phunktastic band is excited about its return engagement to the Streets Filled with Talent stage. Come on by for the FUNk and more!! www.mypurplefox.com
2:00 - 2:30: Spark Of Creation
Spark of Creation Dance Studio is a high energy dance school features Hula and Hip Hop dancing. They describe themselves as a studio "committed first and foremost to foster the love of dance and the performing arts in our students". They “ define the “Spark of Creation” as the first moment of inspiration that allows the release of creativity within each individual ". They have performed for us in the past and are always entertaining.
2:30 - 3:25: The Aura Band
DO YOU FEEL THE AURA AROUND YOU!!! The Aura is a group of young, talented teens (ages 16-19) who loves to play pop rock, contemporary hits, & popular favorites of the 80's. When you hear them, you cannot resist to say "WOW"! The Aura has performed in My Tune TV in Mountain View. They have been also performing in various shows and festivals around Bay Area. including the Japan Town Cherry Blossom Festival, Millbrae, San Carlos, Foster City, Fremont Arts & Wine Festivals and the Halfmoon Bay Pumpkin Fest
3:30 - 4:15: Burlingame Sings...Broadway Showstoppers
The newly-created Burlingame Sings...Broadway Showstoppers showcases area singers of all ages performing those classic "Broadway Showstoppers" - Hamilton, Daddy Long-Legs, Once On This Island, Babes in Arms, Brigadoon and more!
4:15 - 5:00: Sing A Song With Passion
Sing A Song With Passion is our favorite singing school under the guidance of Anne Marie! Many singers and even more parents and friends will be filling the stage and surrounding area and is always a festival highlight!
Sunday, September 2:
11:15 - 11:45: Six Skills Culture and Language School
Six Skills Culture & Language School, based in Millbrae, offers After-School Programs, Bilingual Programs, Weekend Chinese School Programs and Summer Camp.
12:00 - 12:40: Grandma's Cat
Grandma's Cat is a 3-piece band made up of Reese Posten (Guitar/Lead vocals), Joe Seaman (drums) and Alexander Hauer-Molero(Bass). They be playing a selection of punk rock covers (Green Day, Foo Fighters, Black Keys and others) plus several original songs.
12:45 - 1:15: One Martial Arts
One Martial Arts School is located in Millbrae and features award-winning programs for people of all ages that are focused on character development and lifeskills education. Their show is a can’t-miss spectacle of artistic grace and beauty.
1:30 - 2:10: School of Rock Palo Alto
School of Rock Palo Alto is a collection of five students ages 13-15 who play rockin' covers of some classic to modern rock. They have played many music festivals together and just returned from the big Summerfest music festival in Milwaukee. They are ready to rock your socks off with their awesome rock covers!
2:15 - 2:45: American Line Dancers
American Line Dancers is an amazing group of talented Line Dancers mixing up country, pop music and everything in between in their sensastional line dance varietal demo. They're especially fun because the group is made up largely of active adults and seniors ... many who take the classes at the Millbrae Community Center as well as throughout San Mateo County!
3:00 - 3:45: Rivet
Rivet is a 4-man band, featuring keyboard, guitar, bass, drums, vocals and sax. The band has played together for 4+ years. Their signature tones range from r&b to rock and 80's pop. Their original songs are loved by all ages!
4:00 - 5:00: Vibo
VIBO Kids Rock Band and VIBO Youth Ensemble are incredible upcoming musical talents from San Francisco and San Bruno. VIBO Music Schools offers high quality, affordable, and a full range of music lessons to students of any levels. This year we are pleased to have their very own Kids Rock Band close out our Streets Filled With Talent stage!