à la carte entertainment
Dr. Draw & The Ballerinas
International electric violin virtuoso moves the crowd with riffs on the big hits.
Option of solo performance or stage show with modern ballerinas.
A stunning female vocalist and a trumpet player reinterpret cabaret, jazz, and movie hits with a sultry Hollywood speakeasy vibe. Suitable for lounge, cocktail, dinner parties.
An electric cello virtuoso transforms chart-topping hits into a cinematic soundtrack befitting a lounge, cocktail, or dinner party.
Cello X Violin
A duet that will make you feel like you are part of a movie soundtrack. Pure talent and emotion. Perfect for cocktail, vernissage, black tie events and galas.
Female percussionist sets the mood with world beat jam over chill DJ tracks. Suitable for lounge, cocktail and party.
Djembe x SAX
Percussive and brass improvisation over DJ beats.
Moody solos, beauty and violin improvisations over lounge and dance beats.
A trio of female singers/dancers perform cabaret hits with a modern twist.
The Bunny Band
They sing, they play, they DJ. Bunny Band brings the funky sexy vibe of a Miami poolside party after sunset, with a string of hits reinvented their way. Suitable for cocktail, dinner, lounge and party.
Pan Am Musical
A number that brings you back to musical era with a surprise Pilot that comes out of a cake!
SAHARA - RITZ CARLTON
Be transported to the Sahara desert for one special night, with ornate costumes, Oriental dances, rhythmic sounds, and mysterious creatures.
The picture was taken during Montreal's Grand Prix event at the Ritz Carlton.
Roaring 20s & Great Gatsby
Top artists and character players bring back the forbidden sultry vibe of the Great Gatsby & prohibition years.
Midsummer Dream Fantasy
Invite a mischievous cast of fantasy characters to your wedding or private party. A menagerie of sensual creatures in white costumes and theatrical masks will thrill and dazzle your guests. Hostesses, dancers, and artists - this is Manina's fairy tale world at its most delightful.
Spectacular dance numbers to fit any theme, featuring some of the most beautiful and talented dancers in Canada.
Life is a Cabaret! We customize this wonderful world into any color and era.
Country Sexy Concept
Country revisited into a modern style interactive show. With live music, dancers, special performances, we bring Coyote & Magic Mike vibe to your event. Custom stage, bull activation, pole dancing, striptease. Get ready to have a night to remember!
A Circus theme show that includes: Artist in the entrance tunnel, comedian MC, waiter flashmob, circus performances during dinner, incredible light up characters with the live band that leads us to the party
The Yellow Cabaret brings together some of the most talented artists, dancers, and circus performers to create a glamorous celebration befitting the legendary champagne. Yelloweek first debuted in Montreal and is now a national annual event across Canada.
Hostesses - Service
THE FINEST ELITE TEAM OF HOSPITALITY HOSTESSES AND CHARACTER PLAYERS. Manina offers a hostess service to enhance your food and drinks with a little glitz and glamour.
Manina’s hostesses portray characters that involve detailed preparations—spectacular costumes, dramatic make-up, and precise staging—creating unparalleled ambiance and bringing event theatrics to life.
Sensual dancers in flowing silk gowns perform on atop of giant fans to fill a room with ethereal beauty.
A female dancer is transformed into a living disco ball, clad in a body-hugging catsuit and a tinted helmet, covered in hundreds of mini-mirrors. One or two characters for animation, pictures, and dancing. Branded helmets an option.
Dreamcatchers - The Giant Birds
What dreams are made of: Colourful riders atop giant illuminated birds, meandering among guests to a mysterious beat, like sci-fi creatures from an undefined place and time. The illusion is created by circus stilt walkers, wearing immense puppet-like costumes.
Bird Cage & More
Open the door to a cast of characters that will emerge in a parade of colour, sparkle, mystery and design.
Body painted Fairy
We work with Best in class body painters to create beautiful and artistic characters
From Diana Ross to Marilyn Monroe, we have the perfect impersonators for your events that will make people's heads turn.
Themed hostesses & characters
With our characters and hostesses, we can make your theme come alive
Breakfast at Tiffany's
Breakfast at Tiffany's anyone?
Branded Costumes and hostesses
We create custom costumes for our hostesses. We can integrate logos even on the headpieces
Create a grand entrance with our steampunk character. Great for red carpet and picture opportunity moments
Our live statues will make you question what's real and what's not
Beautiful hostesses in festive costumes become living light tables. They stroll among guests and entice them with desserts, canapés, or trinkets. Fun, photogenic, and definitely not something one would get from a caterer!
A hostess clad in a micro-dress made of Polaroid pictures. She mingles with guests and snaps sexy souvenir Polaroid photos. A creative twist on the regular photo booth!
Invite a sculptural living mermaid to your party. She can charm guests in a
fountain or swim in a pool. A mythical sight to behold. Choice of two tails.
For your next Christmas party, have our Manina nutcrackers greet and serve your guests.
CLOSE-UP MAGIC ANIMATION
COCKTAIL * DINATOIRE
Bird cage animation
LIVE PAINTER ON A LIGHT UP SURFACE. SAND PAINTING AND SPEED PAINTING ALSO AVAILABLE
COCKTAIL * DINNER * SHOW
Special juggling skill - CONTACT BALL
FEMALE ACROBATIC DUO DISPLAYS STRENGTH AND BALANCE ON A SELF-STANDING HOOP
SCULPTURAL DANCERS IN FLOWING GOWNS PERFORM OVER GIANT FANS
WELCOME * COCKTAIL * PARTY
AERIAL ARTIST THAT SWINGS OVER DANCE FLOOR.
ENTRANCE * DINNER * PARTY
GIANT BIRDS ON STILTS INTERACT WITH YOUR GUESTS
ENTRANCE * SPECIAL REVEAL * PARTY * PARADE
A UNIQUE FIRE PERFORMANCE SHOWCASING GRACE AND MYSTERY
Hostesses - Bling
Hostesses - Cotton Candy Girls
Hostesses - Pretty in Pink
Hostesses - Ponytail
Hostesses - Gold Bunny
Hostesses - Characters
Hostesses - White Bunny
Hostesses - Pink Martini
Manina hostesses have livened up some of Montreal and Toronto's most flamboyant events, for brands such as Bentley, the Ritz-Carlton, Montblanc, TD Bank, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, and more. Manina’s hostesses portray characters that involve detailed preparations—spectacular costumes, dramatic make-up, and precise staging—creating unparalleled ambience and bringing event theatrics to life.
Hostesses - Black bird
Hostesses - Black Bunny
Hostesses - Asian
Hostesses - Great Gatsby
Hostesses - Characters