Summer events are the best part of our West Coast life style. Total Entertainment Network represents a wide range of talent options including novelty acts, ethnic groups, family performers and festive background music. These entertainment options are perfect for any summer event including company picnics, sidewalk promotions, parking lots parties, outdoor concert series and festivals.
The Phase III Steel Drum Band will take you away to the Caribbean … if only for a short visit. These well-traveled musicians will create a fun and festive atmosphere filled with the sounds of sunshine and lazy days via the steel drums. This fun party band can perform as 7 piece group or as a smaller three piece combo.
Dixieland music was born on the riverboats of the Mississippi and on the streets of New Orleans for one purpose…to celebrate good times! The Gastown Strutters Dixieland Band captures this spirit and the energy of the roaring twenties. No need for electricity … ideal for strolling.
Ventriloquist and family entertainer Kellie Haines started talking to her stuffed animals at an early age and when she was 8 years old they started talking back! A multitalented entertainer with a background in theatre, clowning, singing and dance, Kellie has wowed audiences of all ages across North America. Kamilla, a four year frog with red hair and Magrau, a precocious bird of twelve, provide non-stop laughs and keep everyone, including Kellie, guessing as to who is really pulling the strings.
Latin Lounge have reimagined Pop songs and Jazz Classics to create the perfect upbeat but ambient background music for any event. The cool sound of the trumpet combined with Nuevo Flamenco guitar and Latin percussion rhythms breathes new energy into Jazz standards and transforms Top 40 Pop songs into recognizable Jazz tunes.
The New Shackletons are a high-energy, up-tempo, barn-burning duo/trio playing retro Rockabilly & Country versions of classic and contemporary music. The duo started out backing a number of artists on the BC Country scene and realized how well they performed together. Since then they have played festivals, weekly club residencies, and even barn dances. The New Shackletons also perform classic country tunes and country-infused pop songs that they’ve coined “Rebel Country”.
Rod’s energetic approach and his positive attitude when performing have gained him a reputation as being one of Canada’s most entertaining magicians. He has performed at countless events including a show for Saudi Prince Alaweed bin Talal. Rod’s fascinating exhibition of magic will leave your friends and clients with a unique and unforgettable emotional experience.
Spectacular and wonderfully visual, stilt walkers provide the ‘wow’ factor for any event. Always larger than life, stilt walkers add an extra dimension to your event….HEIGHT! Our stilt walkers come in a wide range of costumes, and can help create the best possible entertaining atmosphere for all events.
Ted is a talented artist who draws hilarious cartoon portraits. These caricatures break the ice as guests share humorous ideas and watch the cartoons develop before their eyes … and best of all, they get to take them home as a unique and personalized souvenir (suitable for framing of course).
As a bilingual children’s performer and former educator from Vancouver, Will Stroet knows how to make kids laugh, dance and sing. From blues to rock to pop-inspired tunes about animals, the environment, active living and sportsmanship, Will’s high-energy and interactive music in English and French appeals to boys and girls of all ages.
Just good clean fun is what Whoops-a-daisy gets into. She’s silly! She’s crazy! Get ready for an afternoon of animal balloons, face painting, puppets, comedy, a magic show, children’s games, music and surprises. This clown is fun. Havin’ fun is contagious… and Whoops-a-daisy does not stop till everyone’s caught it.