Gulistan Dance Theater
Sat MAR 5 7:30 PM Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall, UC Santa Barbara
Carolyn & Gulistan perform Uzbek dances as guest artists with the UCSB Middle East Ensemble directed by Scott Marcus. Persian Tombak Master Siamak Pouian also guests.
POSTPONED: Four Sundays—JAN 9 & 30; FEB 13 & 27 11 AM - 12 PM
Carolyn Krueger teaches UZBEK DANCE BASICS at The Dance Hub in Santa Barbara.
Fri & Sat NOV 5 & 6 7:30 PM
Gulistan performs Bukharan Uzbek dances in the 20th Annual BASSH Dance Festival at the Marjorie Luke Theater in Santa Barbara. Tickets at eventbrite.
Sat MAR 6 8 PM
Gulistan is featured in a livestream presentation by EURASIA ACADEMY in celebration of its first full year of facilitating ZOOM instruction by master dance artists in Uzbekistan.
Past Event Highlights
Sat MARCH 7 7-9 PM
The California Multicultural Arts Institute presents Gulistan in its concert entitled DANCING THE SILK ROAD at the historic Octagon Barn Center in San Luis Obispo, CA.
Tue-Sat JUL 9-13
Gulistan performs by invitation at the 25th International Folk Festival “Elena Limniati” in LOUTRAKI, GREECE, located in the Northern Pelepponese.
Mon-Tue APR 30 & MAY 1
Filming of ENCHANTED DUNE at Oceano Dunes in Pismo Beach, CA.
Sat FEB 11 7:30 PM
Gulistan co-production with Mari Sandoval’s Flamenco Dance Theater ALCHEMY OF WOMAN—LANGSTON & LORCA premieres at the Morgan-Wilson Theatre in Santa Monica, CA.
Gulistan performs by invitation at the ADRIATICA FOLK FESTIVAL in CROATIA.
Tue-Sat JUL 5-6
Gulistan performs by invitation at the Aksehir International Folklore Festival and Nasreddin Hoca Senlikleri (Festival of Hodja Nasreddin) in AKSEHIR, TURKEY.
Sun MAR 8 3 PM
Gulistan performs with the UC SANTA CRUZ EURASIAN (Music) ENSEMBLE directed by Dr. Tanya Merchant, along with Master Percussionist Abbos Kosimov, in the Music Center Recital Hall.
Sun APR 6 3 PM
Eighth Day Arts presents Gulistan in HODJA’S CARAVAN at the Cat in the Lotus, Glendale, CA.
Fri-Sun SEP 27-29 & OCT 4-6 8 PM/7 PM
Gulistan performs in an Evening of Experimental Middle Eastern Dance (EEMED) at the Electric Lodge, Venice, CA.
Carolyn performs for IRTPJ fundraiser at Roberts Auditorium, Loyola Marymount University, CA.