For a few reasons, we do not use the built in templates, we use our own modals. This is working just fine, except for recurring events. I can create them just fine, except for two issues:
1) if i create an event with an id, it throws an error
2) if i create without an id, it saves, but only the first instance is considered recurring, the rest show up, but are not considered recurring.
A simple dojo, i believe copied from an example here: