APCA Nationals Showcasing Artists!
Lions Ambition is a diverse crew of musicians from Seattle. Fusing alternative hip-hop, rock and pop, Lions Ambition brings their love of music to the stage with a sound that is truly their own. Think a touch of ‘Gym Class Heroes’ mixed with ‘Incubus’. Their unique sound garnered the band national recognition and praise. Lions Ambition has opened for national acts including: The Common Kings, Ludacris, and Talib Kweli. They have performed at college campuses, festivals and competitions across the country and have multiple projects released in Japan. The band was selected to compete on: “America’s Got Talent” in 2012 and is performing nationally throughout the US. This band is non-stop energy that will keep audiences moving through thought-provoking lyricism and an intense live show!
Jay Dukes, a.k.a. “The Repeat King” is the most sought after Comedic Emcee in the college market. Not only does Jay Dukes come equipped with sidesplitting jokes; his impeccable improvisational skills and contagious energy keep the audience thoroughly entertained for the entire show. Consistent rave reviews about Jay include, “You were exactly what we needed” and “Jay is a funny and great guy.”Jay has professionally performed at 100+ colleges/universities. He showcased for NACA South (2013 & 2015), NACA Northeast (2013) and NACA NATIONALS 2016.
An experienced performer with more than 15 years under his belt, Sailesh The Hypnotist has performed at a staggering 400+ colleges and universities, many with repeated bookings.
He is the most sought after hypnotist and variety performer for orientations, family weekends, spring festivals, and late night events. Dubbed “The World’s Best Hypnotist,” his live show has been described as a cross between a concert and the best party ever!
Sailesh makes audience members the stars of the show, taking the entire audience on an interactive journey using hypnosis, improv, and music to create a whole lot of laughter and a ton of fun! Sailesh was APCA’s 2014 Hypnotist of the Year.