Asham Stompers

Our Special Guest Performers at this year’s festival will be the World Famous Award Winning Asham Stompers! This Manitoba Based Dance Group has been performing together for nearly 20 years, showcasing the very best Metis Style Square Dance and Red River Jig, they have...

Bratstva

In late 2010, Bratstva Studios carried out its first rehearsals as a new group, making it one of the newest adult Ukrainian dance groups in the Parkland. As they enter their seventh year, dancers continue to travel from all over the Parkland area to rehearse and...

Canada’s National Riding and Dancing Cossacks

In the early 1970’s an enthusiastic group of young men were interested in forming a group that exemplified the spirit of the Cossack. From this start, emerged a troupe of riders and dancers that are known todays as Canada’s National Riding and Dancing...

Dunai

Dunai is an adult dance ensemble, which is part of the Verkhovyna Ukrainian Song & Dance Ensemble. Verkhovyna is an Edmonton, Alberta based Ukrainian song and dance ensemble consisting of Dunai , the Verkhovyna Choir and the Verkhovyna School of Ukrainian Dance....

Euphoria

Euphoria is a fusion of Ukrainian pop, rock, and traditional music from Ukraine along with English favourites performed in a contemporary style. Euphoria is known in the Ukrainian Canadian community for upholding its Ukrainian heritage through traditional Ukrainian...

Iryna Fedyshyn

Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival is pleased to announce Iryna Fedyshyn as the Sunday evening performer. Iryna was born in 1987 and stems from Lviv, Ukraine. She is a singer who began performing at the tender age of three and a half years old, managing to capture...

PTO

Party Time Orchestra (PTO) PTO is a Ukrainian-Canadian folks root band with a musically unbroken link to the first immigrants that traveled across Europe, ocean and over half of the continent by train and wagon to homestead in the Dauphin / Parkland Manitoba region....

Sche Raz

Sche Raz is a 35+ adult Ukrainian dance group organized in Dauphin, Manitoba in 2006. What started as a fun and social group of individuals with a desire to learn a few Ukrainian dance steps has evolved into a unique and exciting performing ensemble of spirited and...

The Cheremosh Ukrainian Dance Company

The Cheremosh Ukrainian Dance Company is a leader in Ukrainian Dance in Canada.  Through discipline, determination, and superb artistic direction,  Cheremosh has had phenomenal success as a semi-professional Ukrainian dance company the world over. Rich in intensity,...

The Drifting Cossacks

The Drifting Cossacks Ukrainian Party Band came into being one week after CNUF 2017, after coming together and playing during festival 2017. They are experienced musicians, except for their newest member. They are dedicated to keeping the old traditions alive from,...

Todaschuk Sisters

Winnipeg’s TODASCHUK SISTERS have captivated audiences throughout North America and in Ukraine.  Their performances have taken them from celebrations in Los Angeles to the PNE in Vancouver, from Winnipeg’s Folklorama to the Pan American Games, from festivals in...

Troyanda

Troyanda Ukrainian Dance Ensemble is proud to call Selkirk, Manitoba their home. Troyanda which translates to rose in Ukrainian, was established in 1979 and operates under the objective to preserve and promote Ukrainian culture through the art of Ukrainian dance....

Zabava u Koli

“Zabava u Koli, meaning Party in a Circle – or – Party at Mykola’s (depending on interpretation), is an Edmonton, AB based band specializing in exclusively Ukrainian music. Made up of members Adrian Zmewsky, Matt Horbay, Mykola Bilash, Mykola...

Zapovid

Zapovid has found recognition across North America, since 2011, their melodic and unique folk-rock style has grown to be a favourite for audiences of all ages. The band released their debut album in 2015, titled “Dity Rodu Kozatskoho” and has performed in major market...

Zirka Ukrainian Dance Ensemble

Zirka means ‘star’ in Ukrainian and this Dauphin-based troupe‘s shining performances live up to their name. Zirka has been teaching, promoting, and instilling an appreciation and enjoyment of the art of Ukrainian Dance through traditional and creative dance steps,...