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Backyard Production Stage – dance

Presented by:
BlueCross and BlueShield of Alabama


The performances on this performance stage are mesmerizing, multi-cultural, and sometimes melodic. Located in the Imagination Festival Quadrant of Linn Park, this popular stage will be featuring various scheduled performances from dance to live jazz to drumming to storytelling. Get there early and save your spot on the lawn!

Thanks to the talented performers who make this stage a destination at the festival.


Saturday, April 29

10:30 am
Real Life Poets

11:05 am
Eastern European Music by Birmingham Suzuki Violinists

11:50 am
Natyananda – Dance of India

12:30 pm
Grebel Dance / Alabama Youth Ballet

1:00 pm
STEP Birmingham

1:45 pm
Jasmine Dance Ensemble

2:20 pm
Notinee Indian Dance

3:00 pm
Alabama School of Fine Arts Jazz Combo

4:00 pm
Carlo and the Corrugators

4:55 pm
Dala Tribal Dance Company

5:30 pm
Nathifa Dance Company & Outreach, Inc.


Sunday, April 30

11:00 am

12:00 pm
Petite Jamilla & Performing Companies

12:30 pm
Sanspointe Dance Co.

1:00 pm
Real Life Poets

1:35 pm
The Dance Foundation

2:00 pm
The Mad Hatter Dance Company

2:35 pm
Birmingham Friends of Old Time Music & Dance

3:35 pm
Ladies Night Out

4:25 pm
Dala Tribal Dance Company

Stage Coordinator:

Sycamore Toffel
Sylvia  “Sycamore”  Toffél  is the facilitator / coordinator and MC  of the Magic City Art Connection Backyard Production stage . She has been at MCAC for 19 yrs.  Sycamore has been a dancer / performer and educator for 60 yrs.  Her life now is taking care of animals and enjoying life in Huntsville. She has 1 cat named Poncho.