1:15 – 1:40 Natalie and the Blue Raven Drummers
Blue Raven Drummers are an All Goddess World Music, Dance, Drum and Singing Ensemble. We honour all ways, so we may align heart to heart through the Universal Heartbeat of the Drum♡ will be sharing their gift of song and Unity
1:45 – 2:00 AND 3:15 – 3:30 Peggy Harrison
Hamilton-native Peggy fell in love with belly dance from her very first class in 2006. She studied with Tahira Badre, of Goddess Emerging Belly Dance studio in Burlington for many years and began performing professionally within her first year of instruction. In 2015, Peggy joined BellyUp’s professional troupe Ala Nar and began studying full time with Joharah Kolishenko. Peggy has is the winner of 2015’s Star Belly Dancer Canada Competition, winning the solo category as well as being a part of Ala Nar’s win for first place in the troupe category.Peggy has had the opportunity to take workshops with some iconic belly dancers of our time including: Raqia Hassan, Sadie Marquadt, Khaled Mahmoud, Badia Star, NourhanShariff, Eddy Manneh, and Karim Nagy.
Today Peggy is with Mahasti, the Bellydance Emporium which is an award winning belly dance studio in Hamilton located at 422 Concession Street.
2:10 – 2: 40 Myke Hutchings
Myke is a professional musician and Bard for the Rowan Tree Church, a practitioner of the Lothloriën tradition of Wicca. Myke will present a combination of his original music as well as the music composed for use in the rituals and works of Lothloriën.
2:45 – 3:15 Troupe Obskurah
Performing music & dance from Andalusia to North Africa, the Balkans, the Middle East to India, audiences love our colourful & high energy performances! With years of experience entertaining crowds of all ages at festivals and privately booked performances all over Ontario.
3: 30 – 4:30 Dragon Ritual Drummers
Niagara's own Dragon Ritual Drummers, a pagan drum troupe with a global following, returns to Hamilton Pagan Pride! Come dance and trance to the award winning, chart topping rhythms of the #1 pagan drum troupe on the planet! The Dragon Ritual Drummers are happy to be able to once again attend the wonderful community and celebration that is Hamilton Pagan Pride.