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Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music and Dance coming this weekend

Posted Monday, April 12, 2004

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WHAT: Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music and Dance

WHEN: April 15-17

WHERE: Shakori Hills Farm in Silk Hope, 18 miles southwest of Chapel Hill in Chatham County

TICKETS: Prices vary and four-day passes are available.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Call 542-8142 or visit


The schedule is subject to change.


Meadow Stage

Deer Clan Singers 3:15-4:45 p.m.

December Wind 5-6:30 p.m.

Pura Fe 6:45-8 p.m.

Oliver Mtukudzi and Black Spirits 8:30-10 p.m.

John Specker 10:15-10:45 p.m.

Donna the Buffalo 11 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

Dance Tent

Turtle Island Dream 3-4:30 p.m.

Lonesome Sisters 5:15-6:30 p.m.

Preston Frank/Zydeco Family 7-9 p.m.

Big Fat Gap 9:45-11 p.m.

Hula Cats 11:45 p.m. -1 a.m.

Grove Stage

Stephen Smith 4-5:15 p.m.

Crow Greenspun 6-7:15 p.m.

Ryan Cavanaugh Trio 7:45-9 p.m.

Barefoot Manner 9:45-11 p.m.

Los Pochos 11:30 p.m. -1 a.m.

Cabaret Tent

Amy Glicklich and Tenesi 3:30-4:45 p.m.

Randy Whitt and the Grits 5:15-6:30 p.m.

Abe Reid and the Spike Drivers 7-8:15 p.m.

Cary Fridley 8:45-10 p.m.

Garrett Tucker 10:30-11:30 p.m.

Trevor MacDonald midnight- 1:15 a.m.


Meadow Stage

Crow Greenspun 11 a.m.- 12:15 p.m.

Barefoot Manner 12:30-1:45 p.m.

Stephen Smith 2:15-3:30 p.m.

The Never 4-5:15 p.m.

Sim Redmond Band 5:45-7 p.m.

'Lil MaQ' and Kenyetta 7:15-7:45 p.m.

Keith Frank 8-9:15 p.m.

Keith Secola 9:45-11 p.m.

Calton Coffie 11:30 p.m. -1:15 a.m.

Dance Tent

Tai Chi 9-10 a.m.

Lonesome Sisters 10:30-11:45 a.m.

The Buvas 12:30-1:45 p.m.

Swing dance with Jo Serrapere 2:15-3:45 p.m.

Contra and square dance with The Case Courters 4:15-6:15 p.m.

The Blue Rags 6:30-8 p.m.

The Horseflies 8:30-10 p.m.

The Red Hots 10:30-11:45 p.m.

Zydeco Experiment midnight - ?

Grove Stage

Eric Ginsberg 9-9:45 a.m.

Fiddler/Banjo Contest 10 a.m. -12:30 p.m.

Deer Clan Singers 12:45-2 p.m.

Paperhand Puppet Intervention 2:30-3:15 p.m.

Willie Lowery 3:45-4:45 p.m.

Project Mastana 5:30-6:45 p.m.

Steep Canyon Rangers 7:15-8:30 p.m.

Jim Lauderdale 9-10:15 p.m.

Two Dollar Pistols 11 p.m. -12:15 a.m.

Snake Oil Medicine Show 12:30 a.m. - ?

Cabaret Tent

Tensegrity Practice 8-8:45 a.m.

Peace Seminar 10-11:30 a.m.

Poetry Workshop 11:45 a.m. -12:45 p.m.

Amy Worthen's Mad Tea Party 1-2:15 p.m.

Ben Suchy 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Kathy Ziegler 3:45-4:45 p.m.

Michael Hurley 5:15-6:15 p.m.

Valorie 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Bedtime Stories 8-8:30 p.m.

Cool John Ferguson / Captain Luke / Macavine Hayes / Whistlin' Britches 8:45-10:45 p.m.

Jaafar 10:45 p.m. - midnight

Los Pochos 12:30 a.m. - ?


Meadow Stage

The Dance of Peace 9-10 a.m.

Pura Fe 10:30-11:45 a.m.

Hugh Swaso 12:15 ?1:30 p.m.

December Wind 2-3:15 p.m.

Project Mastana 3:45-5 p.m.

Carnavalito 5:45-6:45 p.m.

Campbell Brothers 7:30-8:45 p.m.

Mamadou Diabate 9-9:45 p.m.

Donna the Buffalo 10-11:30 p.m.

Jump Little Children midnight -1:30 a.m.

Dance Tent

Yoga 8-9 a.m.

Tai Chi 9-10 a.m.

Across the Sea 10:15-11:15 a.m.

Clogging Workshop 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Turtle Island Dream 1:15-2:30 p.m.

Salsa Dance Workshop 2:45-3:45 p.m.

Cane Creek Cloggers 4:15-4:45 p.m.

Contra and square dance with the Case Courters 5-7 p.m.

Los Pochos 7:15-8:30 p.m.

Katherine Whalen's Jazz Squad 9-10:15 p.m.

Shout Lula 10:45-11:45 p.m.

Keith Frank and the Soileau Zydeco Band midnight - ?

Grove Stage

Eric Ginsberg 9-9:45 a.m.

Band Contest 10 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Garrett Tucker 1:15-2:30 p.m.

Amy Glicklich & Tenesi 3-4 p.m.

Bluegrass Experience 4:45-6 p.m.

Galumpha 6:45-8 p.m.

The Horseflies 8:45-10 p.m.

Jo Serrapere and the Willie Dunns 10:45-11:45 p.m.

Barefoot Manner 12:15 a.m. - ?

Cabaret Tent

Tensegrity Practice 8-8:45 a.m.

Feldenkrais 9-9:45 a.m.

Peace Seminar 10-11:30 a.m.

Cary Fridley 11:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.

The Shelbys 1-2:15 p.m.

Five 2 2:45-3:45 p.m.

Randy Whitt and the Grits 4:30-5:45 p.m.

Poetry Slam. 6-8 p.m.

Paperhand Puppet Intervention 8:15-8:45 p.m.

Michael Hurley 9-10 p.m.

Skeeter Brandon 10-11 p.m.

Willie Lowery 11:15 p.m. ? 12:15 a.m.

The Hula Cats 12:15 a.m. - ?


Meadow Stage

Welcome to the Circle 9-10 a.m.

Dear Clan Singers 10:15-11:15 a.m.

Campbell Brothers 11:45 a.m. -1 p.m.

Sim Redmond Band 1:30-2:45 p.m.

Keith Secola 3:15-4:30 p.m.

Mamadou Diabate 5-6 p.m.

Patty Loveless 6:30-8 p.m.

Donna the Buffalo 8:30-10 p.m.

Dance Tent

Yoga 8?9 a.m.

Tai Chi 9-10 a.m.

Charles Pettee 10-11:15 a.m.

Bubba Hots 11:45 a.m. -1:15 p.m.

Snake Oil Medicine Show 1:45-3 p.m.

Zydeco Experiment with Preston Frank 3:30-4:45 p.m.

The Buvas 5:30-6:45 p.m.

Grove Stage

Songwriters Circle 10-11:30 a.m.

Brown Mountain Lights 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Shout Lula 1:15-2:15 p.m.

Tony Williamson 2:45-4 p.m.

Big Fat Gap 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Across the Sea 6:15-7:15 p.m.

Cabaret Tent

Sacred Stories 9-9:45 a.m.

Peace Seminar 10-11:15 a.m.

Ben Suchy 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Valorie 1:30-2:15 p.m.

Lonesome Sisters 2:30-3:45 p.m.

Lightnin' Wells and George Higgs 4-5:30 p.m.

Stephen Smith 5:45-6:30 p.m.

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