Backstage
2011 Performances and Workshops
with Karen Montanaro








January 12 •
Two assembly programs. Lillie B. Merrill School, Raynham, MA. Contact: Young Audiences of Massachusetts. www.yamass.org

January 13 •
Photo and Dance Event. The Danforth, 163 Danforth St., Portland, ME. 5-8 PM. OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Contact Arthur: af@arthurfinkphoto.com

January 21 • 
Public Performance "Chaos and Creativity" with Martha Gallagher. Box Office: (518) 523-2512.

January 24, 26 & 27 •
Workshops. Fisher Mitchell School, Bath, ME. Contact: Heartwood Regional Theater Company (207) 563-1373.

January 25 • Workshops and assembly program. Bath School, Bath, ME. Contact: Heartwood Regional Theater Company (207) 563-1373.

March 7 - 17 • National Dance Institute Teacher Training.

March 28 - April 1 • Montello School, LA Arts.

April 7 - 8 • Young Artists Program, LA Arts.

April 12 • Imagination Conversation Conference, Portland, ME.

April 14 • Woodland School. www.yamass.org

April 15 • 2 Assemblies • Weston, MA. www.yamass.org

April 25 - 29 • Zippel Elemtary School Residency

May 02 - 04 •
Bristol Community College, Bristol, MA. Special project and performance with Michael Menes (www.michaelmenes.com). Public performance on May 04 at 9:30 AM.

May 09 •
Janice Plourde's Staff Developement Workshop. LA Arts.

May 10 • Filming for Imagination Conversation at University of Southern Maine.

May 20 •
Oswego BOCES Showcase. Contact Marsha Wheeler: (315) 963-4249

May 27 • Sheepscot Montessori School

May 31 •
Young Audience Bellingham

June 1 • Meet the Composer Event • South Paris, Maine

June 2 • Imagination Conversation

June 6 • 
Young Audiences. 2 Shows.

June 10 •
"Chaos and Creativity" Public Concert with Martha Gallagher and Brian Melnick. Vergennes Opera House, Vergennes, VT.

June 11 •
Modern Feats, Portland Performing Arts Center • Portland, Maine

June 13 •
Field School • Weston, Maine

June 27 - July 09
• Celebration Barn Intensive workshop with Davis Robinson and others. www.celebrationbarn.com/w-intensive.html.

July 11 - 22 • Heartwood

July 27 • Stonington Opera House, Stonington, Maine.

July 28 • North Haven, Maine.

July 31 - August 5 • Albany Berkshire Ballet

August 2 • Mohonk Festival of the Arts, Mohonk Mountain House, New Paltz, New York

August 8 - 13
• The Art of Movement workshop with Christine Sullivan. www.celebrationbarn.com/w-artofmovement.html.

August 13 • Meet the Composer Event • Celebration Barn Theater, South Paris, Maine.

August 15 - 20 • Performance for Musicians workshop with Deborah Henson-Conant. www.celebrationbarn.com/w-music.html.

August 22 - September 3 • Directed Residency with Robert Post • Celebration Barn, South Paris, Maine.

September 7 - 18 • Vipassana Meditation Retreat • Massachusetts

September 22 • Theater Performance and Assembly Program • Boothbay Harbor, Maine.



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