Ballet & Brushstrokes

Thursday, April 16, 2020
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
at the  Boise Art Museum

Join us for a collaborative, one-night-only event, showcasing

Women in American Impressionism:
Three Masterworks from the Smithsonian American Art Museum

Experience BAM’s exhibition of masterworks by American Impressionists working at the turn-of-the-century: Mary Cassatt, Frederick Carl Frieseke, and Childe Hassam.


The Nutcracker
Victorian-style costumes from Ballet Idaho’s lavish all-new production

Learn about Victorian-era fashion and the art of costume design as you visit with Ballet Idaho dancers in BAM’s galleries. See the dancers up close in a selection of original costumes created exclusively for Ballet Idaho’s The Nutcracker. Learn about the design process with The Nutcracker Costume Designer Margaret Mitchell, and view sketches and images of the process from concept to final costume.


No-host Bar | Nibbles