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Performances

Capital City Sound Chorus
Boise Circus Guild
Killarney Irish Dancers Company
Matthew Vorhies
The Starbelly Dancers
Summerwind Skippers
Treasure Choral Artists
Flamenco Idaho
Magic Marvin and his Marvelous Marsupials
Wat Idaho Lao Dance Group

Variety Night 2024

Instrumentals, Vocals, Dance, and Theater – A Variety Night!

Join us for an evening of musical entertainment! This will be fun for the entire family. We’ll have bands and quartets and dancers and choirs and audience sing-a-longs! There will be something for everyone so bring your family and friends. This evening will not disappoint!

Please view the entire set of this year’s performers below!

Chairperson:

Jo McCosh

Venue:

South Jr. High School
3101 Cassia St.

Boise, ID 83705

Date & Time:

Friday, May 3, 2024 @ 7:00 PM

Matthew Vorhies is a musician who has played in Boise for over 10 years. His band, A Mighty Band of Microbes has played throughout the region, entertaining with what they describe as garage folka. He frequently collaborates with others, covering a wide variety of styles and has recently produced a comic book soundtrack, variety shows, and other nonsense. He can often be found at the Lounge at the End of the Universe in Boise, ID.

Treasure Valley Choral Artists - Premier Inaugural Season! In the Fall of 2023, some 30 singers aged 14 to 22 years, under the direction of award-winning choral conductor Dr. John Hamilton, came together. We strive to develop vocal technique and musicianship as well as choral leadership and performance skills while preparing some of the greatest choral music for performance.

Summerwind Skippers - Founded in 1995, the Summerwind Skippers competitive and performance jump rope team have competed and performed around the nation and world. The team holds World championship titles, records and even competed on American’s Got Talent. Currently, the team is comprised of 24 members in age from 9 to 18.

Killarney Irish Dancers Company is the premier Irish dance studio of Boise and is certified by Ireland’s An Coimisiún Le Rincí Gaelacha. We welcome students of all ages and levels to learn and love the tradition of Irish dance. The Killarney dancers are encouraged to work hard to achieve personal and team goals, and to build the poise, confidence, and self-esteem that they’ll use throughout their lives, in and out of the studio.

The dancers have performed with recording artists including the Chieftains, Gaelic Storm and Natalie McMasters. They share their talents with the Community by performing at school events, nursing homes and festivals. In just 14 years, our dancers have achieved great success in the competitive arena including top 3 in Regional and National Championships in solo and team dances. Additionally, we have dancers qualifying for the North American Irish Dance Championships and the World Irish Dance Championships in Ireland.

The Wat Traditional Lao Dance Group has been together since 2017. We are annual performers at our local Buddhist Temple, Wat idahophoxaiyaraam in Nampa. It is our tradition to perform these dances during our Lao New Year festivities. These dances and songs have been created from many years of traditional dances in Laos. Please enjoy our showing of our beautiful culture.

Magic Marvin and his Marvelous Marsupials - Magic Marvin, a world class magician, and Misty, Maggie and Mavis are Here tonight to entertain and amaze you with their magic. Sit back and be astonished with what this kangaroo, possum and Tasmanian devil can do!

The StarBelly Student Troupe is a diverse ensemble of women and men, uniting in their passion for dance. With dancers of all ages, body types, and backgrounds, they surrender to the art form, striving to be their best selves both on and off the stage. Based in Boise, and under the direction of Cecilia Rinn, the troupe has captivated audiences for over a decade, performing at local events, festivals, care centers, and private parties, representing the top students at the esteemed StarBelly School of Dance.

Flamenco Idaho has been in Boise since 2018. We focus on sharing performance and educational opportunities with the community regarding this cultural art form. They offer classes, workshops and Flamenco experiences. They will be performing some musical forms that are traditional including regional folk dances.

Boise Circus Guild is a non-profit 501(3)c organization based in Boise founded in October of 2018. We are committed to supporting circus and it's artists in Idaho and growing the circus community. We produce shows and perform at events around Idaho as well as provide educational support in circus!

Capital City Sound Chorus takes pride in performing throughout Treasure Valley and bringing the joy of music to audiences of all ages. Known for exciting four-part a cappella arrangements of songs ranging from the classics of the Forties to the contemporary, Capital City Sound enjoys a reputation for professionalism and upbeat, lively entertainment.