2014 Cultural Stage Entertainment - Twin Cities Polish Festival

Here is a look at the entertainment lineup for the Cultural Stage at the 2014 Twin Cities Polish Festival in Minneapolis, MN. Times subject to change.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 9:

TIMES ENTERTAINMENT
10:30 – 11:00 Polish Genealogical Society
11:00 – 12:00 Dolina / Chabry / Sloneczniki
12:00 – 1:00 Retro PLUS
1:00 – 1:45 POLESOM (Polish Educational Solutions of Minnesota)
1:45 – 2:30 Mosaica
2:30 – 3:30 Pierogo Eating Contest
3:30 – 3:45 Dolina
3:45- 4:15 Topola
4:15 – 5:00 POLESOM
5:00 – 6:00 Retro PLUS
6:00 – 6:30 Adam Mickiewicz Polish Saturday School
6:30 – 6:45 Dolina
6:45 – 7:00 Polish Sheep Dogs
7:00 – 7:30 – set up –
7:30 – 9:45 Maggie D
— End —

SUNDAY, AUGUST 10:

TIMES ENTERTAINMENT
11:00 – 11:30 Polish Genealogical Society
11:30 – 11:45 Polish Sheep Dogs
12:00 – 12:15 Dolina
12:15 – 1:15 Retro PLUS
1:15 – 1:45 Dolina
1:45 – 2:15 Topola
2:15 – 2:45 Adam Mickiewicz Polish Saturday School
2:45 – 3:00 – set up –
3:00 – 5:00 Maggie D
— End —

ENTERTAINMENT BIOS

Maggie D. Group

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The band has been performing together for over 4 years now and has shared stage with many famous rock bands from Poland like; Perfect, BudkaSuflera, KasiaKowalska, Zakopower, Feel, CzerwoneGitary, and many many more. Maggie D has been presented with an award: The Artist of The Year 2010 Polonusy Radio 1080 AM. Maggie D. make their own music in the style of rock-pop with additions of polish breeze, they share that with their audience on many stages throughout USA and now working on the first tour in Poland. All band members are great musicians and professionals who lived with and through music for whole their lives. Wojtek Namczynski is not only Maggie D’s drummer but also a drummer for the famous Rock band Chlopcy z PlacuBroni for over 20 years now. The leader of the band Magda Doroszko has been singing since she was just a child and now she is living her dream. Magda writes her own lyrics and always gives her 110% once up on the stage. The first video clip of “LazurowyBrzeg” has been released last year and this year a new clip is just in the works. Maggie D. has a dream that she is pursuing strongly and currently being on the road with many many concerts and there is still a lot to come. Follow Maggie D. on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/MAGGIEDMUSIC



Mosaica

In 2007 Mosaica was formed in a coffee house in Maplewood, Minnesota when a core group of musicians accepted the challenge of putting together a playlist that covered all genres of music from Eastern European to Old Time to the popular standards and ballads of today. For the next 7 years Mosaica has developed its unique sound and repertoire.

Mosaica has performed at various festivals and venues including the Festival of Nations in St. Paul, Hobgoblin Music in Red Wing, Smaczne Jablka (Apple Fest) in Winona, Coventry Chapel in Saint Paul and the Polish American Cultural Institute of Minnesota annual Soup Festival.

Mosaica intends to feed your curiosity for music of the world. We perform this music because all of us love the respective songs in our repertoire. Out of all the possible origins of the numerous songs we perform, they all share one common origin, the heart. For more information, view their website at http://www.mosaicamusic.com/.

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Check out Mosaica at the 2014 Twin Cities Polish Festival

Dolina Polish Folk Dancers

The Dolina Polish Folk Dancers have been entertaining audiences locally in the Twin Cities, nationally, and internationally for more than 60 years. Dolina shares the rich culture and character of Poland through traditional footwork, lively choreography, and vibrant, authentic costumes. Performances typically include singing and live music and range from one dance for a private party to a full concert. For more information, view their website at http://www.dolina.org/.

Dolina Polish Folk Dancers

Dolina Polish Folk Dancers

Adam Mickiewicz Polish Saturday School

The Adam Mickiewicz Polish Saturday School was established over 20 years ago. It is run by volunteers whose desire is to make learning Polish language, history and culture fun and relevant to the present generation.

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Adam Mickiewicz Polish Saturday School

POLESOM (Polish Educational Solutions of Minnesota)

POLESOM is proud to present an interactive dancing and singing program. Kids and adults of all ages will be able to learn fun Polish facts and words by singing along with a group of students ages 5 to 10. Under the guidance of passionate and energetic instructors, the students will put on a show just for the spectacular folks attending the Twin Cities Polish Fest.

POLESOM exists to provide and inspire creative and outstanding educational activities that resonate with the Polish-American population. We focus on teaching Polish to children by weaving Polish culture and tradition into our monthly kids clubs, classes, summer camps and musical performance groups. We promote Polish language, art, culture and heritage by creating engaging events around all things Polish. POLESOM is where your Polish language adventure begins! For more information, view their website at http://www.polesom.org/ or contact Agnieszka Kemerley: polesom@live.com or 952-457-7683.

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POLESOM – Polish Educational Solutions of Minnesota

Retro PLUS

Retro PLUS embodies all the joy, charm, and excitement of Polish music and culture by presenting most popular Polish songs in modern arrangements, as well as, music from various ethnic groups native to Poland. Featuring Polish Gypsy, Polish Jewish, folk and dance music. Come join us at an unforgettable experience of unique tunes, harmonies and rhythms full of life and energy.

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Retro PLUS will be performing at the 2014 Twin Cities Polish Festival

2017 Festival Hours

Friday, August 11:     5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday, August 12:    10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sunday, August 13:    10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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This activity is funded, in part, by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.