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Backyard Production Stage – dance

Presented by:
BlueCross and BlueShield of Alabama


The performances on the Backyard Production Stage are mesmerizing, multi-cultural, and sometimes melodic. Located in the Imagination Festival Quadrant of Linn Park, this popular stage features 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 27

10:30 am
Sycamore Moves

11:00 am
Jasmine Dance Ensemble

11:35 am
Aziza’s School of Middle Eastern Dance

12:10 pm
Fast Track Dance Group

12:45 pm
Alabama School of Fine Arts Dept. of Dance

1:20 pm
Mad Hatter Dance Company

1:55 pm
Natyananda: Dance of India

2:35 pm
The Dance Foundation

3:15 pm
Notinee Indian Dance

3:50 pm
Dala Tribal Dance Company

4:25 pm

Tiny Montgomery


Sunday, April 28

11:00 am
Aashtha’s Bollywood Dance

11:40 am
IAm Greatness

12:20 pm
Urban Singers | Chloe Hamrick & Johnny Stumpff

1:20 pm
Automatic Slim Blues Band

2:30 pm
Alabama School of Fine Arts Jazz Ensemble

3:15 pm
Kudzu feat. Heidi Stoeckley & Alessia Lovreglio

3:50 pm
Swallowtail Dance

3:4 Solo

Stage Coordinator:  
Sylvia “Sycamore” Toffel  is the facilitator/coordinator and MC of the Magic City Art Connection Backyard Production stage in the Imagination Festival. She has been at MCAC for 22 yrs and has been a dancer, performer, and educator for 60 yrs.  She spends her time taking care of animals and enjoying life in Huntsville. She has 2 cats, Gaia & Poncho.