The Colonial Entertainers Guild is a booking agency based in historic Yorktown, Virginia specializing in 18th Century music and character interpreters. 


Our Balladeers have performed on national and international stages and are recognized as experts in the the field of historic entertainment.  We can provide the perfect music.  Repertoire includes love ballads, bawdy songs, flowing airs, stately minuets, jigs, reels and more.

Add a touch of nostalgia to your:




Family Gatherings


Robert Burns Nights

Corporate Events

Our Character Interpreters bring a person of the past alive to your event. Not just an actor reciting lines, but someone who can interact with guests! 

Educational workshops on topics such as 18th Century Dance, Historic Instruments, and Life at Sea are available for all ages.


"The Violinist and Serpent player were amazing- their music made history come alive"

"This music is so much fun. It's like listening to George Washington's playlist!"

Upcoming Performances

17 March 2021        Pugsy Mahone-Traditional Irish Music          O'Tooles Pub, Richmond Va      Free!