Robin Gilbert and Carlos Fittante in "Tigerlily and the Dragonfly". Photo: Julie Lemberger

2018 Calendar (still forming)

Upcoming Events




Saturday, August 18 at 4 p.m. Icarus. Free
Dance at Socrates presented by Nortemara Socrates Sculpture Park
32-01 Vernon Boulevard @ Broadway
Long Island City, NY  11106

Directions:
Subway: N or Q to Broadway Stop in Queens. Walk 8 blocks west on Broadway (toward the East River) to the intersection of Vernon Blvd.
Bus: Q103, Q104 to Broadway and Vernon Blvd. Q19A to Broadway and 21st Street (walk west to intersection of Vernon Blvd). Photo Credit: Julie Lemberger
Saturday, August 25 at 7:30 p.m. Photo: Julie Lemberger


Saturday, August 25, 7:30 p.m. $15
Music and Dance of the 17th and 18th Centuries:
Purcell, Bach, Monteverdi, Marais & Anonymous
TIVOLI ARTISTS GALLERY
60 Broadway, Tivoli, NY.

Carlos Fittante, baroque dancer
Nell Snaidas, soprano
Grant Herreid, lute & theorbo

Christine Gummere, cello
Photo: Andre Constantini








Wednesday, October 24 from 6-7 p.m. FREE
The Dancing Fan: An Icon from Spanish, Japanese, and Balinese Courts
Enjoy a program of fan dances and songs highlighting the symbolic use of the fan, a fashion icon from the courts of Spain, Japan, and Bali.

Leonia Public Library
227 Fort Lee Rd, Leonia, NJ 07605
(201) 592-5770
Photo Credit: Eric Bandiero






Saturday, October 27. 4-6 p.m. for workshops and 7-8 p.m performance
Modern and Folk-dance Workshop/Performance

BALAM presents the Balinese and Spanish escuela bolero dance solos, Terunajaya and El Vito

Presented by the Putnam County Dance Project, which is sponsored by the Town of Southeast Cultural Arts Coalition.  This project is made possible in part through Putnam Arts Councils Arts Links Grant Program with public funds provided through the NY state council on the arts with support from Governor Andrew Cuomo and the NY State Legislature. Photo Credit: Luke Servilio


2018 Season in Chronological Order


Thursday, February 8 at 6 and 9 p.m. - Princeton Concerts
Bach and Beyond: Exploring Bach’s Chaconne and Its Legacy featuring violinist Jennifer Koh performing the Bach Chaconne in D Minor. Alexander Hall, Princeton University.BALAM's pre-concert family friendly Baroque dance class on the Chaconne precedes the performance.
Nassau Presbyterian Church, 61 Nassau Street, Princeton, NJ, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Concert Tickets: $10 an $25. (Photo: Roey Yohai)

Monday - Wednesday, April 2-4. Balinese Dance Masterclasses, University of Vermont 
BALAM presents performances of the Terunajaya and offers lessons in Balinese dance, mask, and fan work for Professor Paula Higa's course on World Dance. Tuesday's lesson open to the community, FREE.


Thursday, April 5. 3-4:30 p.m. Balinese Dance Masterclass and Performance
BALAM returns for its eight consecutive season as a guest presenter for Professor Kathryn Posin's course on World Dance, featuring a performance of Terunajaya and lesson in Balinese dance and mask work. (Photo: Julie Lemberger)


Orfeo with Apollo's Fire
Friday, April 13. 8:00 p.m.
Cleveland Institute of Music (Kulas Hall)

Saturday, April 14. 8:00 p.m.
Cleveland Institute of Music (Kulas Hall)

Sunday, April 15
University Musical Society (Univ. of Michigan)
Hill Auditorium

Wednesday, April 18, 7:30 p.m
St. Raphael Catholic Church, Bay Village, OH

Friday, April 20
Cal Performances (U.C. Berkeley)
Zellerbach Hall, Berkeley, CA

Sunday, April 22
Green Music Center (Weill Hall)

Rohnert Park. Sonoma, CA

Orfeo, circa 1607, Claudio Monteverdi sublime opera based on the beloved myth of Orfeo is presented in a semi-staged production by Apollo's Fire, Cleveland's Baroque orchestra. Featured singers include: Karim Sulayman as Orfeo, Erica Shuller as Euridice, and Amanada Powell as Proserpina, with stage direction  by Sophie Daneman, and choreography and dance by BALAM. (Photo: Chuck Osgood)

Thursday - Sunday, June 14-22.A Midsummer Night's Dream, with choreography by BALAM and guest choreographer, Kristin Jackson. Shakespeare Downtown

Tuesday. July 10, 12-1, Free
Ramayana-Abduction of Sita
Music Beyond Borders and The Mayo Center for the Performing Arts
Morristown Green, 10 North Park Place
Morristown, NJ 07960


Thursday, July 26. $30 and $10 Dido and Aeneas, a semi-staged production
David’s Folly Farm, West Brooksville, Maine
Blue Hill Bach Festival 

Enjoy pre-show refreshments for purchase at the Baroque Café before the performance of Henry Purcell's opera, Dido and Aeneas
$30 admission, students $10, under 18 free

Saturday, August 18 at 4 p.m. FREE
Icarus


Saturday, August 25 at 7:30 p.m. $15
Music and Dance of the 17th and 18th Centuries,
presented by the Hudson River Consort in loving memory of Peg Gummere
Tivoli Artists' Gallery
60 Broadway, Tivoli, NY – www.tivoliartistsgallery.com
Limited Seating - Tickets $15 at the door – Includes Refreshments
Doors Open at 7pm - Additional Contributions Welcome
All proceeds to benefit the Gallery

Nell Snaidas, soprano
Grant Herreid, lute & theorbo
Christine Gummere, cello
Photo: Andre Constantini


Wednesday, October 24 from 6-7 p.m. FREE
The Dancing Fan: An Icon from Spanish, Japanese, and Balinese Courts
Enjoy a program of fan dances and songs highlighting the symbolic use of the fan, a fashion icon from the courts of Spain, Japan, and Bali.

Leonia Public Library
227 Fort Lee Rd, Leonia, NJ 07605
(201) 592-5770


Saturday, October 27. 4-6 p.m. for workshops and 7-8 p.m performance
Modern and Folk-dance Workshop/Performance

BALAM presents the Balinese and Spanish escuela bolero dance solos, Terunajaya and El Vito,
Presented by the Putnam County Dance Project, which is sponsored by the Town of Southeast Cultural Arts Coalition.  This project is made possible in part through Putnam Arts Councils Arts Links Grant Program with public funds provided through the NY state council on the arts with support from Governor Andrew Cuomo and the NY State Legislature. Photo Credit: Luke Servilio


Additional Concerts...

Friday, November 2. 11 a.m. FREE
Ramayana-Abduction of Sita
East Woods School, 31 Yellow Cote Rd, Oyster Bay, NY 11771

Saturday, November 17, 7:30 p.m. Tickets for purchase
Mosiac Dance Theatre
Manhattan Movement and Arts Center, 248 W 60th St, NYC



Saturday, December 1 at 4 and 8 p.m. FREE
Mosiac Dance Theatre
Mount St. Dominic Academy, 3 Ryerson Ave, Caldwell, NJ 07006

Wd.-Sn., Dec. 12-16, The Christmas Show. Paid Tickets. 
St. George Theatre, 35 Hyatt St., Staten Island, New York
Grand Pas de Deux