Your festival ticket is the ticket to our uniquely Austin music. The Soundstage in the Rose Garden will offer family-friendly entertainment on Saturday and Sunday, starting at 11:30 am.
SATURDAY LIVE MUSIC
SUNDAY LIVE MUSIC
|11:30 am||The Biscuit Brothers||Sara Hickman|
|12:30 pm||The Biscuit Brothers||Sara Hickman|
|2:00 pm||Staci Gray|
|3:30 pm||Judy Arnold||Judy Arnold|
The Biscuit Brothers
is an EMMY® Award winning television program produced in Austin, Texas (the “Live Music Capital of the World”) and broadcast on PBS stations around the nation. It’s also a successful LiveShow, touring and performing at events like the Austin City Limits Music Festival and Texas StateFair. Finally, the Biscuit Brothers is a mission driven project, dedicated to providing educational materials and programming designed to introduce arts related content in a way that touches children’s hearts, engages their parents, and empowers families to learn together. www.biscuitbrothers.com
Judy Arnold is a native Austinite and a versatile vocalist you've seen in many Zachary Scott Theater Productions such as Crowns, Beehive, Soul Sisters, Rockin’ Christmas Party, Gospel at Colonus, Precious Lord, and Dreamgirls. Critics say, “…she is the next best thing to Aretha herself,.” “Goodness, greatness, an awe-inspiring performer.” She will earn your R.E.S.P.E.C.T. with her thrashing, soul-stirring impersonation of the performer she emulates. Judy has pursued many talents but decided that her success would lie in entertaining local and nationwide fans in media and film. She also served her country as Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Army. Later, she worked as an educator in the Austin Independent School District.
Sara creates music for adults, families and children. She is an Official State Musician of Texas, serving from May 2010-May 2011, as decreed by the Texas State Legislature. In honor of her role as state musician, Sara wanted to give back to her home state. In May 2011 she released "The Best of Times", a compilation CD of her songs recorded by other amazing Texas musicians, including Willie Nelson, Marcia Ball, Shawn Colvin, Edie Brickell & New Bohemians, Ruthie Foster and 25 other musical acts. All proceeds went to Creative Action, a group that helps put art, music and theatre back into public schools.
Sara released her 13th major CD “Shine” in the summer of 2013 and more recently “Newborn, Too”, a follow-up to the award -winning “Newborn” CD. Indeed, she has a number of award winning children’s titles, including the “Big Bird, Little Bird” DVD. She’s known for her one-of-a-kind live shows, which can vary from intimate and soothing to hilarious and rocking. Whether it’s the “Tonight Show”, Carnegie Hall, outdoor amphitheaters, schools or house concerts, Sara is excited to bring her joyful, creative music to her audience. For more info, visit www.sarahickman.com.
Staci Gray is an Austin-based children's performer who has mesmerized children all over Texas, in the big cities; Houston, Dallas, and San Antonio, and the small; Dripping Springs, Round Rock and Blanco, and even Oklahoma and Colorado! In Austin, she performs monthly shows at some of Austin's coolest kiddy hangouts, like the Austin Children's Museum, BookPeople, The NATY and more! Staci also performs at pre-schools and elementary schools all over Texas and Oklahoma. Her original music gets children to sing, dance and be just plain silly!