The Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College

Events Listings

The Orchestra Now Concert

[Luisi Conducts Beethoven and Brahms] Photo by Barbara Luisi
Sunday, May 28, 2017, 1:00 pm Luisi Conducts Beethoven and Brahms Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater Buy Tickets

Rental Dance

[The D'amby Project's Annual ShowcaseHearts on Fire]
Saturday, June 3, 2017, 2:00 pm The D'amby Project's Annual Showcase
Hearts on Fire
Fisher Center, LUMA Theater Buy Tickets

Hudson Valley Chamber Music Circle Concert

[The Juilliard String Quartet] Courtesy of the artists
Saturday, June 3, 2017, 8:00 pm The Juilliard String Quartet Olin Hall Buy Tickets
Saturday, June 17, 2017, 8:00 pm The Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio Olin Hall Buy Tickets

Rental Party

[The Red Hook Education FoundationAll the World’s a Stage]
Friday, June 23, 2017, 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm The Red Hook Education Foundation
All the World’s a Stage
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Hudson Valley Chamber Music Circle Concert

[Calidore String Quartet] Courtesy of the artists
Saturday, June 24, 2017, 8:00 pm Calidore String Quartet Olin Hall Buy Tickets

Benefit Concert

[¡Salsa! New Swing Sextet Performs for La Voz]
Sunday, June 25, 2017, 4:00 pm ¡Salsa! New Swing Sextet Performs for La Voz Fisher Center, Spiegeltent Buy Tickets

Bard SummerScape Dance

[New York City Ballet MOVES] New York City Ballet, photo by Paul Kolnick
Friday, June 30, 2017, 7:30 pm New York City Ballet MOVES Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater Buy Tickets
Saturday, July 1, 2017, 2:00 pm New York City Ballet MOVES Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater Buy Tickets
Saturday, July 1, 2017, 7:30 pm New York City Ballet MOVES Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater Buy Tickets
Sunday, July 2, 2017, 2:00 pm New York City Ballet MOVES Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater Buy Tickets

Bard SummerScape Theater

[A PINK CHAIR (IN PLACE OF A FAKE ANTIQUE)] Image courtesy of The Wooster Group
Thursday, July 13, 2017, 7:30 pm A PINK CHAIR (IN PLACE OF A FAKE ANTIQUE) Fisher Center, LUMA Theater Buy Tickets
Friday, July 14, 2017, 7:30 pm A PINK CHAIR (IN PLACE OF A FAKE ANTIQUE) Fisher Center, LUMA Theater Buy Tickets
Saturday, July 15, 2017, 7:30 pm A PINK CHAIR (IN PLACE OF A FAKE ANTIQUE) Fisher Center, LUMA Theater Buy Tickets
Sunday, July 16, 2017, 2:00 pm A PINK CHAIR (IN PLACE OF A FAKE ANTIQUE) Fisher Center, LUMA Theater Buy Tickets
Wednesday, July 19, 2017, 2:00 pm A PINK CHAIR (IN PLACE OF A FAKE ANTIQUE) Fisher Center, LUMA Theater Buy Tickets
Thursday, July 20, 2017, 7:30 pm A PINK CHAIR (IN PLACE OF A FAKE ANTIQUE) Fisher Center, LUMA Theater Buy Tickets
Friday, July 21, 2017, 7:30 pm A PINK CHAIR (IN PLACE OF A FAKE ANTIQUE) Fisher Center, LUMA Theater Buy Tickets
Saturday, July 22, 2017, 2:00 pm A PINK CHAIR (IN PLACE OF A FAKE ANTIQUE) Fisher Center, LUMA Theater Buy Tickets
Saturday, July 22, 2017, 7:30 pm A PINK CHAIR (IN PLACE OF A FAKE ANTIQUE) Fisher Center, LUMA Theater Buy Tickets
Sunday, July 23, 2017, 2:00 pm A PINK CHAIR (IN PLACE OF A FAKE ANTIQUE) Fisher Center, LUMA Theater Buy Tickets

Bard SummerScape Opera

[Dimitrij] Marina and Dimitrij, Todd Norwood
Friday, July 28, 2017, 7:30 pm Dimitrij Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater Buy Tickets
Sunday, July 30, 2017, 2:00 pm Dimitrij Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater Buy Tickets
Wednesday, August 2, 2017, 2:00 pm Dimitrij Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater Buy Tickets
Friday, August 4, 2017, 7:30 pm Dimitrij Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater Buy Tickets
Sunday, August 6, 2017, 2:00 pm Dimitrij Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater Buy Tickets

Bard Music Festival Concerts and Panels

[Program OneThe Genius of Chopin] Rynek Starego Miasta; Wikimedia Commons
Friday, August 11, 2017, 8:00 pm Program One
The Genius of Chopin
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater Buy Tickets
Saturday, August 12, 2017, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Panel One
Chopin: Real and Imagined
Olin Hall  
Saturday, August 12, 2017, 1:30 pm Program Two
Chopin and Warsaw
Olin Hall Buy Tickets
Saturday, August 12, 2017, 8:00 pm Program Three
From the Opera House to the Concert Hall
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater Buy Tickets
Sunday, August 13, 2017, 10:00 am Program Four
The Piano in the 19th Century
Olin Hall Buy Tickets
Sunday, August 13, 2017, 1:30 pm Program Five
Jews in the Musical Culture of Europe
Olin Hall Buy Tickets
Sunday, August 13, 2017, 5:00 pm Program Six
Virtuosity!
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater Buy Tickets
Friday, August 18, 2017, 8:00 pm Program Seven
Chopin and the Piano
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Saturday, August 19, 2017, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Panel Two
The Piano in Society, Culture, and Politics
Olin Hall  
Saturday, August 19, 2017, 1:30 pm Program Eight
Chopin and the Salon
Olin Hall Buy Tickets
Saturday, August 19, 2017, 8:00 pm Program Nine
The Polish National Opera: Halka
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater Buy Tickets
Sunday, August 20, 2017, 10:00 am Program Ten
From the Sacred to the Revolutionary: Choral Works from Poland and France
Olin Hall Buy Tickets
Sunday, August 20, 2017, 1:30 pm Program Eleven
Chopin’s Influence
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Sunday, August 20, 2017, 4:30 pm Program Twelve
Shared Passions, Different Paths
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Spiegeltent Special Event

[The Porch: Where Great Stories Are Told ] Courtesy of the artist.
Friday, June 30, 2017, 8:00 pm The Porch: Where Great Stories Are Told
 
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Saturday, July 1, 2017, 8:30 pm Spirit Family Reunion Fisher Center, Spiegeltent Buy Tickets
Sunday, July 2, 2017, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Summertime Swing
with Professor Cunningham and His Old School
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Sunday, July 16, 2017, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Summertime Swing 
with Eight to the Bar
 
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Sunday, August 13, 2017, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm John Cage’s Musicircus Fisher Center, Spiegeltent  

Spiegeltent Cabaret

[John Waters: This Filthy World ] Greg Gorman
Friday, July 7, 2017, 6:00 pm John Waters: This Filthy World
 
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Friday, July 7, 2017, 8:30 pm John Waters: This Filthy World
 
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Saturday, July 8, 2017, 6:00 pm Sandra Bernhard: Sandra Monica Blvd. Buy Tickets
Saturday, July 8, 2017, 8:30 pm Sandra Bernhard: Sandra Monica Blvd. Buy Tickets
Friday, July 14, 2017, 8:30 pm Toshi Reagon and BIGLovely
 
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Saturday, July 15, 2017, 8:30 pm Meow Meow
 
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Friday, July 21, 2017, 8:30 pm Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton Fisher Center, Spiegeltent Buy Tickets
Saturday, July 22, 2017, 9:00 pm Susanne Bartsch presents
Bartschland at the Spiegeltent
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Friday, July 28, 2017, 8:30 pm Suzan-Lori Parks’ Sula and the Noise Fisher Center, Spiegeltent Buy Tickets
Saturday, July 29, 2017, 8:30 pm Karen Elson Fisher Center, Spiegeltent Buy Tickets
Friday, August 4, 2017, 8:30 pm MX Bond's House of Whimsy Buy Tickets
Saturday, August 5, 2017, 8:30 pm MX Bond's House of Whimsy Buy Tickets
Friday, August 11, 2017, 8:30 pm Joan Osborne Sings the Songs of Bob Dylan Fisher Center, Spiegeltent Buy Tickets
Saturday, August 12, 2017, 8:30 pm BACK TO (ab)NORMAL: An Evening with Rebecca Havemeyer, Dane Terry, & CHRISTEENE
 
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Friday, August 18, 2017, 8:30 pm Joan As Police Woman
 
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Saturday, August 19, 2017, 8:30 pm Mx. Justin Vivian Bond Shows Up
 
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Bard SummerScape Film Series

[Chopin and the Image of Romanticism] Ingmar Bergman and Ingrid Thulin, 1963; Swedish Film Industry press photo, photographer unknown
Thursday, July 27, 2017, 7:00 pm Chopin and the Image of Romanticism Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center Buy Tickets
Thursday, July 27, 2017, 7:00 pm The Pianist Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center Buy Tickets
Sunday, July 30, 2017, 7:00 pm Chopin and the Image of Romanticism Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center Buy Tickets
Sunday, July 30, 2017, 7:00 pm Kanal Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center Buy Tickets
Thursday, August 3, 2017, 7:00 pm Chopin and the Image of Romanticism Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center Buy Tickets
Sunday, August 6, 2017, 7:00 pm Chopin and the Image of Romanticism Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center Buy Tickets
Thursday, August 10, 2017, 7:00 pm Chopin and the Image of Romanticism Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center Buy Tickets
Sunday, August 13, 2017, 7:00 pm Chopin and the Image of Romanticism Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center Buy Tickets
Thursday, August 17, 2017, 7:00 pm Chopin and the Image of Romanticism Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center Buy Tickets
Sunday, August 20, 2017, 7:00 pm Chopin and the Image of Romanticism Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center Buy Tickets

Jazz at Lincoln Center Concert

[Wynton Marsalis Octet ] Photo by Frank Stewart
Saturday, July 22, 2017, 7:00 pm Wynton Marsalis Octet
 
Olin Hall Buy Tickets
Sunday, July 23, 2017, 2:00 pm Wynton Marsalis Octet
 
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Saturday, July 29, 2017, 7:00 pm Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis Olin Hall Buy Tickets
Sunday, July 30, 2017, 1:00 pm Summer Jazz Academy Big Band Finale Olin Hall Buy Tickets

The Orchestra Now Concert

[Tchaikovsky’s Third Symphony] Photo by Matt Dine
Saturday, September 23, 2017, 8:00 pm Tchaikovsky’s Third Symphony Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater  
Sunday, September 24, 2017, 2:00 pm Tchaikovsky’s Third Symphony Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater  
Saturday, October 21, 2017, 8:00 pm Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony
 
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater  
Sunday, October 22, 2017, 2:00 pm Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony
 
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater  
Saturday, November 18, 2017, 8:00 pm Bruckner’s Romantic Symphony
 
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater  
Saturday, February 3, 2018, 8:00 pm Gershwin’s An American in Paris Fisher Center, Sosnoff Stage  
Sunday, February 4, 2018, 2:00 pm Gershwin’s An American in Paris Fisher Center, Sosnoff Stage  
Saturday, February 17, 2018, 8:00 pm Mahler’s Seventh Symphony
 
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater  
Sunday, February 18, 2018, 2:00 pm Mahler’s Seventh Symphony
 
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater  
Saturday, April 14, 2018, 8:00 pm Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring
 
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater  
Sunday, April 15, 2018, 2:00 pm Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring
 
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater  

Fisher Center Community Events

 
Thursday, June 1, 2017, 7:30 pm Linden Avenue Middle School Sixth and Seventh Grade Chorus and Band Concert Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater
Friday, June 2, 2017, 7:30 pm Linden Avenue Middle School Seventh and Eighth Grade Chorus and Band Concert Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater
Friday, June 9, 2017, 7:30 pm Red Hook District Jazz Festival Olin Hall
Saturday, June 10, 2017, 3:00 pm Saugerties Ballet Center 2017 Dance Presentation
 
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Stage
Friday, June 23, 2017, 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm The Red Hook Education Foundation
All the World’s a Stage
Fisher Center, Spiegeltent