Events for August 2019

The Ancient Law
Thursday, August 1, 2019
Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center, 7 pm
Singers & Songbooks: Anita O’DayLed by Veronica Swift
Thursday, August 1, 2019
Fisher Center, Spiegeltent, 8 pm
Bard SummerScape 2019 is on sale nowBook now for Summer!
Bard Faculty and Staff get 20% off all Mainstage and Bard Music Festival performances throughout the festival with promo code FACSTAFF20. *Special events and Spiegeltent events are not eligible
Saturday, June 29, 2019 – Sunday, August 18, 2019
Spiegeltent After Hours
Saturday, June 29, 2019 – Saturday, August 17, 2019
Fisher Center, Spiegeltent
The Miracle of HelianeBy Erich Wolfgang KorngoldJUST THREE PERFORMANCES REMAIN!FACULTY AND STAFF RECEIVE 20% OFF WITH PROMO CODE FACSTAFF20
New Production / U.S. PremiereThe American Symphony OrchestraConducted by Leon BotsteinDirected by Christian Räth 
Friday, July 26, 2019 – Sunday, August 4, 2019
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater
Bard Music FestivalKorngold and His World
Weekend Two: Korngold in America
Friday, August 16, 2019 – Sunday, August 18, 2019
Fisher Center
The Miracle of HelianeBy Erich Wolfgang Korngold
New Production / U.S. PremiereThe American Symphony OrchestraConducted by Leon BotsteinDirected by Christian Räth
Friday, August 2, 2019
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater, 4 pm
Mx. Justin Vivian Bond:Criminal Intent
Friday, August 2, 2019
Fisher Center, Spiegeltent, 8:30 pm
Mx. Justin Vivian Bond:A Star is Borned
Saturday, August 3, 2019
Fisher Center, Spiegeltent, 8:30 pm
The Miracle of HelianeBy Erich Wolfgang Korngold
New Production / U.S. PremiereThe American Symphony OrchestraConducted by Leon BotsteinDirected by Christian Räth
Sunday, August 4, 2019
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater, 2 pm
Summertime Swingwith the Boilermaker Jazz Band
Sunday, August 4, 2019
Fisher Center, Spiegeltent, 6 pm
Letter from an Unknown Woman
Sunday, August 4, 2019
Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center, 7 pm
2019 Bard Music Festival Opening Night Dinner
Friday, August 9, 2019
Fisher Center, Spiegeltent, 5 pm
Program One: Erich Wolfgang Korngold: From Viennese Prodigy to Hollywood Master
Friday, August 9, 2019
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater, 8 pm
Spirit Family ReunionRide Free Record Release Show
Friday, August 9, 2019
Fisher Center, Spiegeltent, 8:30 pm
Panel One: Korngold and the Phenomenon of the Child Prodigy
Saturday, August 10, 2019
Olin Hall, 10 am
Program Two: Teachers, Admirers, and Influences
Saturday, August 10, 2019
Olin Hall, 1:30 pm
Program Three: The Orchestral Imagination
Saturday, August 10, 2019
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater, 8 pm
Double TroublesErin Markey: Wet Foodand Peter Smith: Alone, at last
Saturday, August 10, 2019
Fisher Center, Spiegeltent, 8:30 pm
Program Six: Operetta’s America
Sunday, August 11, 2019
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater, 5 pm
Cage/Cunningham Music and Dance Circus
Presented by the John Cage Trust and the Merce Cunningham Trust 
Sunday, August 11, 2019
Fisher Center, Spiegeltent, 6–9:30 pm
The Man Who Knew Too Much
Sunday, August 11, 2019
Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center, 7 pm
Treasures of the Sierra Madre
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center, 7 pm
The Sea Wolf & Kings Row
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center, 7 pm
Singers & Songbooks: Horace SilverLed by Camille Thurman and the Darrell Green Trio
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Fisher Center, Spiegeltent, 8 pm
Special Showing
Friday, August 16, 2019
Fisher Center, LUMA Theater, 3 pm
Program Seven: Robin Hood and Beyond
Friday, August 16, 2019
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater, 8 pm
Ryan Landry presentsA Night of SongFeaturing Charles Busch and more!
Friday, August 16, 2019
Fisher Center, Spiegeltent, 8:30 pm
Panel Two: Out of Hollywood: Sound Film and the 20th Century
Saturday, August 17, 2019
Olin Hall, 10 am
Program Nine: Art after the Catastrophe
Saturday, August 17, 2019
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater, 8 pm
Ryan Landry presentsA Night of ComedyFeaturing Jackie Beat and more!
Saturday, August 17, 2019
Fisher Center, Spiegeltent, 8:30 pm
Program Ten: The American Musical on Stage and Screen
Sunday, August 18, 2019
Olin Hall, 10 am
Program Eleven: Hollywood Babylon: No Escape
Sunday, August 18, 2019
Olin Hall, 1:30 pm
Program Twelve: Die tote Stadt
Sunday, August 18, 2019
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater, 5 pm
2001: A Space Odyssey
Sunday, August 18, 2019
Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center, 7 pm


all events are subject to change