Cuzin Richard Entertainment

Providing the New England with the finest in entertainment since 1976

The Art of Entertainment

Music * Comedy * Specialty Acts & More

At Cuzin Richard Entertainment (CREA), we know that the right entertainer can take your event to the next level. We offer more than 40 years of experience in the entertainment industry and are experts at partnering the right act with the right event. We bring our clients the smoothest jazz, coolest rock and hippest DJs. Our connections with top comedians guarantee hilarity, and we offer a wide range of specialty acts, from spell-binding magicians to caricature artists, jugglers and much more.  Headliners we have worked with include Diana Krall, The Cars and Wendy Liebman. We also work with rising local stars.



Below is a sampling of our featured artists. For a complete list of artists by genre, click the button below. This roster features everything from dance bands to comedians, DJs to specialty acts. We are constantly booking new talent, so the roster changes frequently.


Featured Artists


Talent List - Artists By Genre

Folk / Acoustic

  • Bill Staines

  • Cormac McCarthy

  • Crunchy Western Boys

  • duquette

  • Bob Halperin

  • Scharff Brothers

  • AJ Edwards

  • Joel Cage

  • Paul Warnick

  • John Irish

  • Curt Bessette and Jenn Kurtz

  • Tim Parent & the Grim Brothers


  • Great Bay Sailor

  • BelClare

  • Makems

  • Andy Happel

  • The Rebel Collective

Classical Music

  • Matt Lister (Guitar)

  • Jose Lezcano (Guitar)

  • Gary Hodges (Strings)

  • Emily Lewis (Harp)

  • David O'Connor (Bagpipes)

  • Andy Happel (Violin and Guitar)

  • Margaret Hurlihey (Woodwinds)

Country / Texas Swing / Bluegrass

  • Whiskey Horse

  • BootCut Boys

  • Seldom Playrights

  • Don Campbell Band

  • Stan Chew, Chris Pimentel w/Lunch at The Dump

  • Crunchy Western Boys

  • Andy Happel Fiddle Contest 

  • Maine Squeeze (Roots)

hip hop / Rap

  • A2VT

  • DJ Black Action

Cajun Zydeco

  • Boogaloo Swamis


  • North Shore Acappella

  • Ball in the House


  • Hot Like Fire

  • Boom Lava

  • Island Breeze

  • Jah Spirit

  • Island Side

Cariacature Artists

  • Erica Golter

  • Larry Frates

Family Fun

  • Jason Tardy (Juggler)

  • Rob Duquette (Children’s Singer/Songwriter)

  • Larry Frates (Artist Education, Magician, Children’s storyteller, Caricature Artist)

  • Rockin Ron (Friendly Pirate)

  • Alex The Jester (Medieval Comedy)

  • Rick Charette (Children’s Singer/Songwriter)

  • Roderick Russell (Hypnotist, Mind Reader, Sword Swallower)

  • Adam Wilber (Magician)

  • Dan Butterworth (Marionettes)


  • Scott Langlois

  • Tom "Koz" Kozikowski

  • Gerry Dumont

  • John Dionne

  • DJ Black Action

soul / R&B / FUNK

  • The Wicked Smart Horn Band

  • Sharon Jones

  • Yamica Peterson

  • Mica’s Groove Train

  • Pete Peterson and the Rhythm Method

  • Bob Pratte Band


  • Thanks To Gravity

  • AJ Edwards and The List

  • Acoustic Radio

  • Kenny Brothers

  • Satisfaction (Rolling Stones Tribute)

  • Entrain

  • Studio Two (Beatles Tribute)

  • Stray Dog Band

  • Grim Brothers

  • Dueling Pianos

  • Chrome Roses

  • Wheel of Awesome

  • Watts

  • Victim of Circumstance


  • Michael Vincent Band

  • Pete Peterson & Rhythm Method

  • Bob Halperin

  • Evan Goodrow Band

  • TJ Wheeler

  • Baza

  • Downtown Dave & The Deep Pockets


  • Pork Low Mainer's

  • Clandestine Jazz Collective

  • Ben Baldwin and the Big Note

  • Evenfall Quartet

  • Mark Shilansky

  • Bobby Burns Quartet

  • Max Logue Quartet

  • Shelli LaTorre

  • Chris Humphrey

  • Sharon Jones

  • David Newsam

  • Gretchen Klempa

  • El Eco

  • Mike Hashem Dixieland Band

  • TJ Wheeler

  • Randy Armstrong


  • Mitch Stinson

  • Jimmy Tingle (Political)

  • Carolyn Plummer

  • Kelly Macfarland

  • Robbie Printz

  • Tony V

  • Jim McCue

  • Juston McKinney

  • Steve Bjork

  • Wendy Liebman

  • Scott Langlois

Dance Bands / POP / Classics

  • American Sage

  • Black Agnes

  • The Shifters

  • Uptown Celebration

  • Guilty Pleasure Band

  • Crab Shack Band

  • Acoustic Radio

  • Bob Pratte Band

  • The Conniption Fits

  • Wheel of Awesome

  • The Wicked Smart Horn Band

  • Stray Dog Band


  • Opa's Oompah Band

Please contact us for artists recommended for fairs, and town celebrations or if you're in need of uplighting, sound systems, backline, instruments, amplifiers, and tech support!