Carlos Fittante, a
graduate of the School of American Ballet, specializes in Baroque, Balinese and Spanish escuela bolera dance. He is the artistic director of BALAM Dance Theatre (BALAM), a contemporary world dance company inspired by Balinese theatre. Highlights from diverse his performing career include the Metropolitan Opera, New York Theatre Ballet, Semara Ratih Gamelan, Joan Miller and Dance Players, Danzas Españolas, and numerous period music ensembles. Both his choreography and performances have received critical praise and have been presented throughout the United States and internationally
at venues including Lincoln Center Out-of-Doors, Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Princeton University, and the Bali International Dance Festival. He has taught Mask and Gesture at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute, NY, and currently teaches dance at Queens College and St. Joseph’s College in New York.
BALAM Website: http://balamdancetheatre.blogspot.com/
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/balamdancetheatre/
Headshot by: Julie Lemberger