LAST NIGHT PERRY 2016
ABOUT THE ARTISTS

Street Fair

Sand Art

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Create an artistic masterpiece with sand! Plenty of bottle shapes and colors to choose from.

The Fines

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This duo’s mix of vocals and stringed instruments complements a variety of styles, from folk to disco to southern rock. You’ll be sure to stop and listen as you stroll through the Street Fair.

Face and Body Painting

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Mugsy the Clown – Margaret Galton, Christine Marsh of Marsh Body Painting and Kristen Peden of Fancy Faces will delight participants with unique hand-designed facial art.

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Write a song, using cookies for notes. Next, choose your favorite music style and listen as Geoff Clough plays your original creation and you enjoy the cookies!

Kid Friendly Tattoos

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Fancy Faces will create unusual and colorful temporary tattoos in a variety of designs.

“Mr. Scribbles!"

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Mr. Scribbles!, Michael Sparling, will dazzle children of all ages with creative interpretations of anyone's whimsical scribblings.

Balloon Sculptures

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Get your own specially shaped balloon sculpture made by artist Janice Spagnola. Kids and adults will be amazed at what Janice can create with a balloon!

AIRPLAY - Hallway performance

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Juggling, unicycling, stilt-walking, and other entertainment will be the pleasure of this Street Fair appearance. Magnificent technical skills and effective showmanship will make the entry hall come alive.

Meet Ufgar the Viking

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Join Jim Swatt and learn how a Viking dressed, ate and lived.

Girl Scout Craft Table

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Come and try your hand at these creative and fun take-home crafts taught by the Girl Scouts.

Caricaturists

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You’ll be amazed at how quickly and accurately these artists can sketch humorous renditions of all comers.

Giant Balloon Sculpture – New!

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Come see a New Year’s Eve themed balloon art take shape as balloon artist Janice Spagnola sculpts before your eyes!

Circus Skills workshop with AIRPLAY

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Whether it’s spinning a plate, juggling, balancing on a Rolo Bolo, or doing the Chinese Yo-yo, you can try your hand at any of these fun circus skills.

Balloon-sculpting workshops

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If you have always wanted to know how to craft creatures from balloons, then don’t miss these workshops!

Hair Designs by Janet Wells – New!

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Visit Janet to try a colorful hair extension!

Rob Allen – Magician

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Rob Allen, a Last Night favorite, is sure to amaze audiences with his sleight of hand and charming magician's demeanor.

ROOM ACTS

Last Night Perry Unplugged Café

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Enjoy high-caliber music and hilarious comedy in an intimate setting.

Buffalo and Brandy – Magic and Music

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Ken and Mary-Ann Ferree, better known as Buffalo and Brandy, will wake up your imagination with their new show! There will be touches of magic, singing, and storytelling and plenty of hands-on activities.

Bounce Hut

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Bounce into the New Year in this inflatable bounce hut!

The Band Anastazja

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Ranging in age from 1 to 19, the nine children of The Band Anastazja thrive on their love of music. Tonight, under the guidance of their mother, Stacey, they will perform a selection of gospel and traditional American music.

The Reptile Guys

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Join us on a Last Night Safari! The Reptile Guy will bring pythons, boas, an alligator, lizards and more for audience members to see and to touch.

Kelly’s Old Timers

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Be ready to square dance, waltz, polka, or just tap your toes and have fun with Kelly’s Old Timers!

Magic with Rob and Carol Allen

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Be dazzled and mystified by these magicians who have performed across the United States and Canada!

Ernie Lawrence

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Perry’s Ernie Lawrence brings an eclectic musical mix to Last Night. Enjoy folk to blues, country and jazz – all influenced by Ernie’s unique interpretation.

Robert Rogers Puppets - New!

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As a child, Robert Rogers’ parents took him to many international puppet performances - life changing events that sent him on a course of artistic discovery. After more than thirty years, he has made hundreds of puppets and thousands of appearances across the country.
At Last Night, he will perform “Circus on a String”, an interactive, action-filled variety show.

Science Magic

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What do air, paper and people have in common? You can use all three to do fun and magical science! Imagine lifting someone into the air using your breath, or making a paper hole big enough to fit your body through. Come and be spellbound by science!

Rhythm Connect - Drum Circle

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Calling all drummers and would-be percussionists to Ed Keegan’s Rhythm Connect - interactive rhythm program. Rhythm Connect brings the instruments, you bring the enthusiasm!

Creek Bend

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Calling all Bluegrass fans! This long-standing Western New York ensemble specializes in both contemporary and in traditional bluegrass with a smattering of Cajun, country and humor.

Trilogy

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Trilogy features Eric Kelly, Dana Hurlburt, Guy Macaluso and Tom Kwiecien. The band enjoys having fun with the audience - you never know when a limbo contest might pop up! With over 20 years of experience, Trilogy knows what to play to get people celebrating.

The Dady Brothers– New!

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Joe and John Dady are The Dady Brothers, a musical duo who have been winning the hearts of crowds for over 40 years. The Dady's music melds American Folk Roots and Irish Traditional influences into an amalgam of sound uniquely their own. John and Joe are diverse musicians, playing the guitar, 4 and 5 string banjo, pennywhistle, ukulele, fiddle, mandolin, bodhran, harmonica, concertina and the uilleann pipes in their performances. They have performed over five thousand shows at concert halls, schools, music festivals and night clubs, and have raised over $1 million for charitable causes.

AIRPLAY

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Cook up some outrageous fun with AIRPLAY’s Chef Jeff and his Krazy Kitchenary antics. Plates and bottles, fruits and frying pans, nothing is safe from the Chef's flying hands.

Welcome 2017 Celebration

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A spectacular balloon drop for a fitting conclusion to a fabulous Last Night!

SPORTS NIGHT PERRY

Join us at Perry High School for New Year’s activities that will raise your spirits and get your heart pumping! One admission fee covers both locations.

Swimming

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Early evening open swim from 5:30-8:30pm. Bring your own bathing suit and towel. Children 6 & under must be accompanied in the pool by a guardian. Children ages 7-12 need a guardian on the pool deck.

Sports Activities

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Join the LNP sports team for organized activates in the gym.

Miniature Golf

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Work on your putting at this challenging but enjoyable 9-hole course.

Obstacle Course

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Challenge friends to crawl into the tunnel, race through the bouncy bollards, scale the wall and slide down the other side. Fun for all ages!

Limo Service

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Ride in style and in safety between event sites in this special chauffeured limo. Service ends at
11:30pm.

These events are made possible through generous contributions from our sponsors and from local volunteers and organizations. This event was also made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; administered in Wyoming County by the Arts Council for Wyoming County.

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