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Sacred Fire Dance Company

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Sacramento Banana Festival

 

LiveWire is bringing the heat! This Wednesday, we’ve invited the Sacred Fire Dance Company who will have a performance at the State Fair right after our show. Also coming is the Sacramento Banana Festival who is promoting their sixth year of their annual festival.

 

Obsidian Butterfly and Sacred Fire Dance Company is a fire dance and performing arts group that has been providing entertainment for events, parties, festivals, and corporate gatherings since 2003.  Based in Sacramento, California, their shows include multiple styles of dance and music, infused with myth and fantasy to create a unique story told through movement.

 

Specializing in fire dance and light shows; they offer a variety of entertaining options by networking with talented performers and dancers throughout Northern California. With themes ranging from Hawaiian Fire Shows with traditional Hula dancers, live music, to cirque themed events with fire eaters, hoop dancers, aerialists, stilt walkers, jugglers, to belly dance entertainment with colorful silk fabrics, and an Egyptian Snake handler. Their shows are a radiant, exciting, energetic, display of masterful choreography, along with a talented line up of performers skilled at expressing their art forms.

 

Available for performances of all sizes and types as well as lessons.

Sacred Fire Dance

 

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Sacramento Banana Festival is a two-day family-friendly multicultural celebration of the diverse cultures that use the banana as food, held each August at William Land Park in Sacramento, California. The Banana Festival features live entertainment on three stages, a chefs’ challenge, line dancing, pageants, a youth art exhibit, exhibits by dozens of local businesses and community organizations, arts and crafts activities, kiddie carnival rides, and lots of banana cuisine.

 

The 2015 Sacramento Banana Festival will be held on Saturday, August 8, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Sunday, August 9, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Festival is located on the Village Green at William Land Park, at the corner of Freeport Boulevard and Sutterville Road.

 

Now celebrating its sixth year, the Sacramento Banana Festival was established in 2009 as a community celebration of arts and culture and as a fundraiser for the National Academic Youth Corp., which serves some 15,000 Sacramento-area youth and adults annually with arts education and cultural awareness programming. In addition they want Banana Festival to be a catalyst to support other local non-profits and their efforts to benefit our communities.

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Join us and tune in to LiveWire! at 5 p.m.  Wednesday, July 15th on Access Sacramento channel 17. You can also watch onAccessSacramento.org The encore presentation airs the following Thursday at 7:30 p.m.