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BSO presents Dvořák’s Symphony No. 8 in G major June 3 & 5

Don’t miss the Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra’s rousing season finale on June 3 and 5 at Bainbridge Performing Arts. The concert brings together “Dreamtime Ancestors” by Christopher Theofanidis – one of the most-performed composers of the twenty-first century, Dvorak’s “Symphony No. 8 in G major" one of the composer’s most-beloved and uplifting symphonies, and Leah Deobald, the 1st Place Winner of the Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra’s 2016 Young Artist Competition. 
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Written by Sally Jo Martine

Save the dates for BPA's 60th Anniversary Season Kick-Off August 5 - 7

Bainbridge Performing Arts celebrates 60 years of storytelling and launches its 2016 – 2017 60th Anniversary Season with a full weekend of special events including a welcoming reception, beer garden, and Art Walk on Friday evening, a panel discussion “Celebrating 60 Years” and an anniversary-themed EDGE Improv performance on Saturday evening, and an “Alumni” BBQ on Sunday afternoon. Read more and complete the survey here!

Written by Sally Jo Martine

Opening May 13: Little Mermaid casts spell for kids, families, and adults

Destined to become a new favorite, Disney’s THE LITTLE MERMAID is suitable for fun-loving, fanciful dreamers of all ages! With music by eight-time Academy Award winner Alan Menken, this fishy fable will capture your heart with its irresistible songs including Under the Sea, Kiss the Girl, and Part of Your World. See who's in the cast, listen to the BCB podcast, and more here.

Written by Sally Jo Martine

First Friday Art Walk at the BPA Gallery May 6: "Wavelengths" by Kelly Johnston

Stop by the BPA Gallery May 6 for an artist reception and a fun evening of art, food, and friends. The waters surrounding Bainbridge Island and the San Juans provide endless inspiration for Kelly Johnston’s abstract seascapes. Johnston uses swirls of color, fluid patterns and atmospheric depth to evoke sunlight and waves at sea. Read more.

Written by Sally Jo Martine

Just in time for Mother's Day - join us for The EDGE Improv May 7

Perfect for Moms and those who have Moms! Don’t miss The EDGE Improv on May 7 for an ingeniously improvised evening of on-the-spot comedy, all from audience suggestions. For more than two laughter-filled decades at Bainbridge Performing Arts, the troupe’s riotous antics have inspired rave reviews from people from all walks of life. Read more.

Written by Sally Jo Martine

Save the dates for Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID May 13 - 29 at BPA

Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen’s most beloved stories and the classic animated film, Disney’s THE LITTLE MERMAID is an unforgettable love story for the ages. Read more.

Written by Sally Jo Martine

Join us April 24 for the BPA Chamber Series: The Art of Fugue

Join us for a complete performance of Johann Sebastian Bach’s Die Kunst der Fugue, BWV 1080. Left unfinished, it was the final piece written by Bach. It consists of a set of increasingly complex fugues and canons written for four instruments, though the exact instrumentation varies from ensemble to ensemble. This ensemble features members and friends of Orchestra Seattle, including Yuh-Pey Lin (Oboe), John Dimond (English horn), Judith Lawrence and Jeff Eldridge (Bassoon), Stephen Provine (Violin), Katherine McWilliams and Sam Williams (Viola), and Dave Beck and Julie Reed (Cello). Read more.

Written by Sally Jo Martine

April 22: An Evening with Emmett Montgomery, Comedian & Storyteller

Comedian and storyteller Emmett Montgomery performs one night only on April 22 at Bainbridge Performing Arts. Named Seattle Weekly’s “Best Comedian 2015,” Emmett was part of the top 100 in NBC’s Last Comic Standing Season 9 (2015). He’s joined at BPA by special guest John Osebold and host Josh Chambers. Read more.

Written by Sally Jo Martine

Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra presents Movie Music LIVE! April 15 - 17

Enjoy a whole evening of music from film, TV, the stage, and video games! From swashbuckling Pirates of the Caribbean to the epic How to Train Your Dragon, this concert will have you moving in your seat. The program features acclaimed violinist Brittany Boulding. On Sunday only, members of the Bainbridge Island Youth Orchestra join the BSO for a side by side performance. Read more.

Written by Sally Jo Martine

Tickle your funny bone with The EDGE Improv April 2

Join The EDGE Improv for an ingeniously improvised evening of on-the-spot comedy, all from audience suggestions. For more than two decades, the troupe’s riotous antics have inspired rave reviews from people from all walks of life. Read more.

Written by Sally Jo Martine