Last month Faneuil Hall Marketplace held auditions for this season’s line-up of street performers. On Saturday and Sunday, they present the top choices in the Spring Street Performers Showcase.
45 magic, juggling, acrobatic, and musical acts on the schedule include 16 performers new to the scene, among them Snap Boogie (a final contestant on “America’s Got Talent’’) and his one-man show, circus by Jack the Whipper, hip-hop juggling by Paris, family string band Tatu Mianzi, New Orleans funk by Something Shameless, and Berklee singer-songwriter Ryan Jordan. Returning favorites include Eric Royer’s One-Man Band, stunt comedian Wacky Chad, variety entertainer/bagpipe player Kilted Colin, and mind reader/escape artist Jason Escape.
Saturday, May 31, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday, June 1, 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Free. Faneuil Hall Marketplace, 4 South Market St., Boston. www.faneuilhallmarketplace.com