Yerba Buena Garden Festival


Traditional Balinese Mask Dancer

I Made Suryasa has studied dance in Bali since he was a child and mask dance privately since 1983 with Ketut Kantor, Ketut Tutur, and Cokorda Raka Tisnu.

“Surya” has performed extensively at celebrations, museums, and theaters, in Bali and the USA.
A few select venues are:

University of California State Hayward April 23, 1987
Santa Rosa College Artist Series Oct. 14, 1991
Academy of Sciences, Golden Gate Park Oct. 19, 1991
Asian Museum, Golden Gate Park Oct. 5, 1991
Sacramento Reads Book Faire Sept. 12, 1992
Bay Area Book Festival Oct. 18, 1992
Winchester Cultural Center, Las Vegas Nev. Dec. 4, 1992
San Luis Obispo Art Center May 1, 1993
Carnegie Museum, Oxnard Ca. Sept. 25, 1993
Pacific Cultural Center, Santa Cruz, Ca. Dec. 10, 1994
Dell Arte Theatre, Humbolt County Ca. Oct 25, 1996
UCSC Concert Hall, Santa Cruz, Ca. May 16, 1997
UCSC Concert Hall, Santa Cruz Ca. Nov. 16, 1998
Loudon Nelson Community Center, Santa Cruz Ca. Oct. 23. 1999
Art Museum of Santa Cruz County, Santa Cruz Ca. Dec. 2, 1999
UCSC Concert Hall, Santa Cruz Ca. May 21, 2000
Hollister Cultural Park, Hollister Ca. Sept. 8, 2000
University of Iowa, Iowa City IA. May 17, 2001
Capp St. Community Music Center, San Francisco April 20, 2002
Loudon Nelson Community Center SC CA Nov. 9, 2002
Claremont Resort Hotel, Berkeley CA April 27, 2003
Carl Cherry Center for the Arts Carmel CA Oct. 5, 2003
Loudon Nelcon Communi8ty Center SC CA Oct. 23, 2004
University of California Santa Cruz May 27, 2005
Hoboken Community Center, NJ Nov. 30, 2006
Palo Alto Arts Center, Palo Alto CA. April 22, 2007
Cabrillo College Main Stage, Aptos CA Sept. 22, 2007
UCSC Recital Hall Santa cruz Sat. May 10, 2008
Yerba Buena Gardens Festival, San Francisco Sat. May 24, 2008
Cabrillo College April 1, 2009
Dancing in the Streets, Santa Cruz Dance Week April 30, 2009
UCSC Santa Cruz May 16, 2009
Asian Art Museum San Francisco April-May 2011
East-West Society, Honolulu HI Nov. 2012
College of San Mateo April 11, 2013