with Shahzad Ismaily & members of Gamelan Dharma Swara & Gamelan Raga Kusuma
Tue January 6th, 2015
Minimum Age: 18+
Doors Open: 6:00PM
Show Time: 7:00PM
Event Ticket: $15
free for members
** please note this event has been cancelled **
Sidarta presents an evening of Balinese mask dancing and shadow play recounting the reincarnation of the buddha as Sutasoma, a prince who renounces his worldly wealth for a life of contemplation. The performance will open with an experimental collaboration between Sidarta and the renowned experimentalist Shahzad Ismaily. The shadow play will be accompanied by live gamelan music and the audience will be invited to try their hand at both the gamelan and the shadow puppets following the performance.
TABLE SEATING POLICY
Table seating for all seated shows is reserved exclusively for ticket holders who purchase “Table Seating” tickets. By purchasing a “Table Seating” ticket you agree to also purchase a minimum of two food and/or beverage items per person. Table seating is first come, first seated. Please arrive early for the best choice of available seats. Seating begins when doors open. Tables are communal so you may be seated with other patrons. We do not take table reservations.
A standing room area is available by the bar for all guests who purchase “Standing Room” tickets. Food and beverage can be purchased at the bar but there is no minimum purchase required in this area.
All tickets sales are final. No refund or credits.
This event will be streamed live online through LPR’s streaming channel, beginning at 7pm.
Sidarta, Balinese mask and shadow master – CANCELLED
I Gusti Putu Sidarta is amongst Bali’s foremost artists, renowned for both his mastery of traditional music, dance and theater and as a trailblazing experimentalist who has collaborated with leading artists from Asia, Australia, Europe and North America. He is faculty and at the Indonesian Institute of the Arts in Denpasar.
Sidarta will be accompanied by members of Gamelan Dharma Swara and Gamelan Raga Kusuma.
Shahzad Ismaily is a leading multi-intstrumentlist who has performed or recored with: Marc Ribot, Iggy Pop, Sam Amidon, Bill Frisell, Laurie Anderson and Lou Reed, Tom Waits, Jolie Holland, Laura Veirs, Bonnie Prince Billy, Faun Fables, Secret Chiefs 3, John Zorn, Elysian Fields, Shelley Hirsch, Niobe, Will Oldham, Nels Cline, Mike Doughty, Graham Haynes, David Krakauer, Billy Martin, Carla Kihlstedt’s Two Foot Yard, the Tin Hat Trio, Raz Mesinai and Burnt Sugar, etc.