Cuzin Richard Entertainment

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

hip hop / pop

  • A2VT

Cajun Zydeco

  • Boogaloo Swamis


  • North Shore Acappella


  • Hot Like Fire

  • Boom Lava

  • Island Breeze

  • Jah Spirit

  • Island Side

Folk / Acoustic

  • Bill Staines

  • Cormac McCarthy

  • Bob Halperin

  • Scharff Brothers

  • A J Edwards

  • Joel Cage

  • Rob Thomas

  • John Irish

  • Curt Bessette and Jenn Kurtz

  • Tim Parent


  • Great Bay Sailor

  • BelClare

  • Makems

  • Andy Happel

Country / Texas Swing / Bluegrass

  • Don Campbell Band

  • Crunchy Western Boys

  • Seldom Playrights

  • Whiskey Horse Band

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

  • Andy Happel Fiddle Contest 

  • John Irish Band

  • Maine Squeeze (Roots)


  • Pork Low Mainer's

  • Bobby Burns Quartet

  • Max Logue Quartet

  • Shelli LaTorre

  • Chris Humphrey

  • El Eco

  • Ollie and Them

  • Mike Hashem Dixie

  • TJ Wheeler

  • Randy Armstrong

Family Fun

  • Jason Tardy (Juggler)

  • 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)

soul / R&B / FUNK

  • Ben Baldwin and the Big Note

  • The Wicked Smart Horn Band

  • Sharon Jones

  • Yamica Peterson

  • Pete Peterson and the Rhythm Method

Cariacature Artists

  • Erica Golter


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)


  • Wheel of Awesome

  • Tim McCoy

  • Watts

  • Gretchen and The Pickpockets

  • Acoustic Radio

  • Kenny Brothers

  • Satisfaction (Rolling Stones Tribute)

  • Entrain

  • Black Agnes

  • Studio Two (Beatles Tribute)

  • Stray Dog Band

  • Grim Brothers

  • Dueling Pianos

  • Thanks To Gravity

  • Chrome Roses


  • Michael Vincent Band

  • Pete Peterson

  • Bob Halperin

  • Evan Goodrow Band

  • TJ Wheeler

  • Baza


  • Mitch Stinson

  • Jimmy Tingle (Political)

  • Carolyn Plummer

  • Kelly Macfarland

  • Robbie Printz

  • Tony V

  • Juston McKinney

  • Steve Bjork

  • Wendy Liebman

  • Scott Langlois

Dance Bands / POP / Classics

  • The Shifters

  • Uptown Celebration

  • American Sage

  • Guilty Pleasure Band

  • Crab Shack Band

  • Ben Baldwin And The Big Note

  • The Conniption Fits

  • Wheel of Awesome

  • 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!