Saratoga Holiday Art Fair

More than 40 juried exhibitors specializing in painting, sculpture, wood, wearable and decorative fiber, glass, ceramics, and art jewelry will share their unique talents. Exhibiting artists will be available on site to share their artistic process with patrons.

Join us for this fantastic fair on Saturady, November 14 and Sunday, November 15
, from 11:00 am- 4:00pm.  This event is free and open to the public.  For more information, visit the Gordon Fine Arts website.  

Puppet People Performance

Follow the Headless Horseman to the National Museum of Dance’s School of the Arts (SOA) Studios on Sunday, November 22 at 11:00 am to see The Legend of Sleepy Hollow! Join husband and wife puppeteer team, known as The Puppet People, as they return to the SOA to perform this seasonal favorite. It will be a wonderful event that will entertain your whole family!

Tickets are $10 per person. After the performance, learn to make your own puppet. Puppet making workshop will take place at 12:30 pm. Cost: $15 per person.  To purchase tickets to the performance and workshop, visit Brown Paper Tickets.

Master ClassPerformance

The Creative Place International and The National Museum of Dance present Terrence McNally's Master Class. Don't miss this compelling character study of opera diva Maria Callas!  The NY Times called, Master Class “an unembarrassed, involving meditation on Callas' life and the nature of her art. Such subjects are not easily dramatized, certainly not with this brio."

Performances will be held Thursday, November 19thFriday, November 20th & Saturday, November 21st at 7:30 pm andSunday, November 22nd at 2 pm at The Riggi Theater at the National Museum of Dance.  Tickets are $25 per person, and can be purchased online or by calling The Creative Place at 518-584-7780.  

A Ballerina's Tale

The National Museum of Dance is excited to host a screening of the refreshing new documentary, A Ballerina’s Tale. This feature documentary tells the story of ballerina Misty Copeland, and her journey to becoming the first African-American Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theater. 

The screening will take place Saturday, December 5th at 7:00 p.m. at the Mr. and Mrs. Ronald A. Riggi Theater.  Tickets are $10 per person, and include popcorn. For more information and to purchase tickets please call518-584-2225 x3001.  Seating is limited.  

Winter Hours

The Museum started its winter hours on Tuesday, November 3rd.  Through the winter months, the Museum will be open to the public on Saturdays from 10am-4pm and Sundays from 12pm-4pm.  The Museum will continue to be open during the week for private tours and events.   

The Museum is currently showcasing exhibits including A Tribute to Dancers in Film, 125 Years of Tango, Making Art Dance and 2015 Hall of Fame Inductees Mark Morris and Rudolf Nureyev. 

The Museum will be closed for the holidaysNovember 23rd through November 30th andDecember 21st through January 4th.

Save the Date!

Mark your calendars!  The 2015 School of the Arts Nutcracker performance is coming up!  Join us on December 12th and 13th at 1:00 pm and 6:00 pm for these fantastic performances!  

Tickets are available in the School of the Arts office or by calling (518)584-2225 x3008.  All performances will sell out, so be sure to get your tickets soon!  





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