The Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College


Special Events

Bard Music Festival Gala
Chopin and His World

Wednesday, May 3

Join us for a spirited evening of terrific music, great conversation, and delicious food under the direction of famed chef Tom Colicchio.
450 East 29th Street
New York, NY 10016

Tickets available online now; click here to purchase.  For more details on the evening, please email or call Linda Baldwin at 845-758-7414. —We look forward to seeing you there!

Proceeds from this evening will support the artistry and continuing presentation of the Bard Music Festival.

SummerScape Gala 2017:
A Summer Celebration at Montgomery Place

Saturday, July 22

Sergei Polunin, SummerScape Gala 2016, photo by Bibhu Mohapatra
Sergei Polunin, SummerScape Gala 2016, photo by Bibhu Mohapatra
Please join us for a summer celebration of the Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts and help us continue to bring leading artists and adventurous programs to the Hudson Valley.

Gala Cochairs
Carolyn Marks Blackwood and Gregory Quinn
Stefano Ferrari and Lilo Zinglersen
Manny Urquiza and Andrew E. Zobler

The celebration begins at 6pm and will include cocktails, dinner, and a special performance by a celebrity guest, overlooking the Hudson River at historic Montgomery Place. Followed by an After-Party with Susanne Bartsch at the Spiegeltent.

Purchase your tickets or table here. If you have questions, please call Linda Baldwin, 845-758-7414 or email More details coming soon!

Become a Friend of the Fisher Center

To make a gift by phone or for more information, please call 845-758-7987.

To make a gift online, please click below.

By Mail:
To send a gift by mail, please download the form below and send to:
Office of Development
Bard College
PO Box 5000
NY 12504-5000