Entertainment And Event Schedule

 
 
 
Festival  Mistress  of  Ceremonies
 
The  MC  for  the  2014  St.  Josaphat  Ukrainian  Festival  is  Olya  Fryz.   Olya  is  a  multi-talented  Ukrainian-American  recording  artist, accomplished  vocalist  and  bandura  instrumentalist.   Her  four  popular  CD,s  are  great   to  listen  to,  fun  to  sing  along  with  and  they  capture  nostalgic  moments  of  our  Ukrainian  spirit  &  traditions.  Olya  has  entertained  audiences  throughout  the  U.S.  and  Canada  at  various  festivals,  interactive  children's  shows, bandura  camps, cabarets, & multi-ethnic concerts.
Olya  will  perform  on Friday, Saturday  & Sunday
 
 
Music  for  Dancing
Thursday  -  "Melody  Lane"
featuring  Daria  Kompaniec,  Mark  Gierczak  and  Chet  Banach

Friday and Saturday - "My  Razom"


 
featuring  Vasyl Ravlyk, Andrij Pawuk, Bohdan Pawuk and Myroslaw Pawuk
 
Folk  Dancing  Groups
Zolotyj Promin Ukrainian Dance Ensemble of Hartford, Connecticut
 is celebrating its 20th year of dance.  The ensemble was created to inspire children of Ukrainian American Heritage to honor the rich history and culture of Ukraine, and help  preserve the Ukrainian heritage through dance.  The group is under the direction of Mr. Orlando Pagan.  Performances by Zolotyj Promin on
Friday at 6:30pm
Saturday at 2:00pm and 6:00pm
Sunday at 2:00pm and 4:00p

The UAFGR Dancers of Rochester, New York
will  perform  on
Thursday and Friday at 6:30pm
Saturday at 4:00pm and Sunday at 6:00pm
 
 
Other  Performers
 
"Malvy"  Vocal Ensemble
Zhanna Polyanska-Wirlo, Director
Olga Bilokin, Marta Fedyuk,
Sofiya Kreminska, & Mariya Kshysyak
Saturday and Sunday
 
Ensemble "Zoloty Struny"
Larissa Cholach, Larissa Wirlo Hess,
Oreshya Peterson, & Nickole Riedl Sleight
Sunday
 
St Josaphat Ukrainian Catholic Church Tours
Saturday and Sunday at 3:00pm
 
 Egg Decorating Demonstration
Saturday & Sunday at 3:00 pm
Lower Level of the Church
 
Divine  Liturgy  (Mass) Under  the  Tent
 To Pray  for  Peace  in  Ukraine
Sunday, August 17,  2014  at  11:00 am
with  the  St. Josaphat  Ukrainian Catholic  Church  Choir