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Dance

5 Reasons Not to Miss Blak Whyte Gray

September 24, 2018 | Laurel Toyofuku
You won't want to miss the U.S. premiere of Blak Whyte Gray.
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Dance

Blak Whyte Gray: Personal... and Political

September 21, 2018 | Laurel Toyofuku

The U.S. premiere of East London company Boy Blue's work demonstrates how our personal and political histories shape our perceptions.

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Theater

A Note on Waiting for Godot

September 20, 2018 | Colm Tóibín
Colm Tóibín's program note for Druid theater company's 2016 production of Waiting for Godot
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Music

The Fine (and Hard to Define) Art of Teaching Artists

September 20, 2018 | David Cote
What exactly is a teaching artist? David Cote finds out.
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Music

Adapted Tours: Another Way to Experience Lincoln Center

September 19, 2018 | Katie Fanning
Lincoln Center is offering two free Verbal Description and Touch Tours to guests who are blind or have low vision.
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Mostly Mozart Festival 2018

Thank you for another wonderful season of Mostly Mozart!

Music

This is Lincoln Center: Louis Langrée

August 7, 2018 | Interview by Kristy Geslain
A conversation with the Renée and Robert Belfer Music Director of the Mostly Mozart Festival
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Music

Mark Morris and MMF: A Fertile Collaboration

August 3, 2018 | Susan Reiter
A note on the ongoing connection between Mark Morris and the Mostly Mozart Festival
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Music

Impossibly Slow and Unthinkably Vast

July 27, 2018 | Ashley Fure
The composer's perspective on The Force of Things: An Opera for Objects
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Music

Louis Langrée: The Art of Balance

July 12, 2018
A brief chat with the Mostly Mozart Festival's Renée and Robert Belfer Music Director
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Theater

VIDEO: Ninagawa at Work

July 20, 2018
Rare footage of the legendary Japanese director Yukio Ninagawa (1935–2016) during rehearsals for the revival of NINAGAWA Macbeth.
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Music

Richard Egarr Wants You to Clap after the Cadenza

July 12, 2018 | Interview by Amanda MacBlane
The early-music star talks Bach, Handel, and the unbridled joy of a great solo break.
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Theater

5 Things to Know about NINAGAWA Macbeth

July 18, 2018 | Corrie Tan
A look at Yukio Ninagawa's staging of one of Shakespeare's most popular plays.
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Theater

QUIZ: Which Macbeth Character Are You?

June 28, 2018 | Amanda MacBlane
False face must hide what the false heart doth know.
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Music

Music as a Form of Prayer

June 29, 2018 | John Luther Adams

The composer of In the Name of the Earth discusses the inspiration behind his Mostly Mozart world premiere.

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Dance

For Available Light: Some Notes on Choreography

July 6, 2018 | Susan Sontag (originally published in 1983)
The 1983 catalogue essay that accompanied the original production of Available Light
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Theater

"To unpath'd waters, undream'd shores": Shakespeare in the World

June 28, 2018 | Alexa Alice Joubin
As NINAGAWA Macbeth comes to Mostly Mozart, a note on Shakespeare's global appeal
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Music

9 Things to Know about Bernstein's MASS

June 27, 2018 | Amanda Gordon
9 essential facts about Bernstein's iconic creation
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Music

The Power of "Light"

May 24, 2018 | Madeline Rogers

Three celebrated artists' groundbreaking dance work comes to Mostly Mozart.

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Music

Wider Horizons: The 2018 Mostly Mozart Festival

May 22, 2018 | Pia Catton
While charting new territory, Mostly Mozart still celebrates its namesake.
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Lincoln Center Out of Doors 2018

Thank you for another exciting season of world-class music, dance, poetry, and film at Out of Doors.

Dance

Poetry as Truth-Telling Towards Democracy

August 3, 2018 | Purvi Shah
A reflection from one of the poets featured in this weekend's Out of Doors event, La Casita
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Music

Playlist: Super Soul Banned

August 1, 2018 | Amanda MacBlane
Steve Jordan's all-star funk band is taking the idea of a supergroup to the next level.
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Music

Rae of Light: One Fan's Story

August 1, 2018 | Matthew Karkutt
A personal reflection on one of the musicians featured in NPR's Turning the Tables Live: 21st-Century Edition
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Music

On Storytelling, with Soul Science Lab

July 27, 2018 | Interview by Amanda Gordon
In advance of their July 28 performance at Lincoln Center Out of Doors, Brooklyn musical duo Soul Science Lab discuss their distinct sound and vision.
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Music

Meet the Artist: Tamar-kali

July 25, 2018
Meet Tamar-kali, who performs at Lincoln Center Out of Doors tonight (July 25).
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Music

Creating a Safe Space through Music: Selena for Sanctuary

July 23, 2018 | Catalina Maria Johnson
Coming together in a space where the music amplifies the message.
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Film

RZA: Interview from the 36th Chamber

July 16, 2018 | Interview by Amanda MacBlane
For the hip-hop legend and Wu Tang founder RZA, kung fu is a dance and he has a new score for it.
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Dance

A Summer Outdoors in the City

July 9, 2018 | John Ochoa
The 48th season of Lincoln Center Out of Doors begins July 24.
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Midsummer Night Swing 2018

Dance

Lindy Hop Contest: Meet the Judges

July 11, 2018 | Interview by Eileen Willis
Meet the judges for this year's Ambassador Prize Lindy Hop Contest.
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Music

Playlist: The World of Orquesta El Macabeo

July 3, 2018 | Interview by Javier Ibarra
Orquesta El Macabeo's influences reveal their eclectic sonic roots.
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Dance

Playlist: A James Hunter Education

July 2, 2018 | Curated by James Hunter
James Hunter shares some of his earliest musical influences.
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Dance

It Takes Three: A Swing Recipe

June 28, 2018 | Naomi Uyama
Bandleader Naomi Uyama's recipe for a great night of swing dance.
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Dance

Playlist: Classic Puente, Classic Mambo

June 20, 2018 | Curated by Mitch Frohman
The Mambo Legends Orchestra's own Mitch Frohman picks a few highlights from the Tito Puente catalog.
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Dance

9 Things to Know about Garba (and Raas)

June 28, 2018 | Heena Patel and Payal Kadakia
A quick guide to a quintessential Indian dance experience.
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Dance

The Swingin' Lindy: Origins of A Legacy

June 11, 2018 | Brenda Dixon-Gottschild
Understanding and respecting the origins of the Lindy Hop
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Dance

Enchantment Under the Stars

May 1, 2018 | Amanda MacBlane
Midsummer Night Swing opens on June 26.
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Music

Playlist: Philly Soul

June 12, 2018 | Curated by Joe McGinty
Brush up your hustle with this playlist curated by Joe McGinty.
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Music

Meet the Artist: Glenn Crytzer

June 19, 2018
The bandleader extraordinaire brings his sizzling 17-piece orchestra to Midsummer Night Swing on June 30.
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Dance

Playlist: The Essential Joe Quijano

June 18, 2018 | Curated by Marysol Cerdeira (a.k.a. DJ Mar Y Sol)
DJ Mar Y Sol picks a few highlights from Quijano's extensive catalog.
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Quizzes

Theater

QUIZ: Which Macbeth Character Are You?

June 28, 2018 | Amanda MacBlane
False face must hide what the false heart doth know.
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Music

QUIZ: Which Mahler Symphony Are You?

April 27, 2018 | Amanda MacBlane
If the soundtrack to your life was written by Mahler, what would it be?
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Music

QUIZ: What's your Mozart IQ?

August 3, 2017
Headphones on, people. It's time to test your Mozart knowledge.
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Music

QUIZ: Choose Your Own Odyssey

October 16, 2017 | Amanda MacBlane
Will you win the favor of the gods or perish into a watery grave?
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Music

QUIZ: Which Mozart opera is your life?

July 21, 2016 | Amanda Macblane
What will your ending be?
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Dance

QUIZ: Which Balanchine Jewel Are You?

July 10, 2017 | Faina Gordover and Amanda MacBlane
Are you a wistful emerald, a vibrant ruby, or an elegant diamond?
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In Case You Missed It

Music

Meet the Artist: Sutton Foster

April 17, 2018
Get to know two-time Tony winner Sutton Foster
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Music

Martha Redbone and The Art of Remembrance

April 4, 2018 | Interview by Michael Gam
Martha Redbone on her musical and cultural heritages, her role as an artist, and what she values about cross-cultural collaborations.
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Theater

Inside the Big Umbrella

April 26, 2018 | Leah Moore
A grateful parent describes her experience at the Big Umbrella Festival
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Music

Sonia De Los Santos on Art and Inclusion

April 18, 2018 | Interview by Eileen Willis
Singer-songwriter Sonia De Los Santos on why she's attending the Big Umbrella Festival
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Music

In Conversation: Stephanie Chou and Yacine Boulares

February 23, 2018 | Interview by Eileen Willis
Saxophonists Stephanie Chou and Yacine Boulares discuss their individual musical approaches
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Music

Liz Callaway on the Art of Lyrics

January 24, 2018 | Liz Callaway
A performer's perspective on the beauty and importance of the well-crafted lyric
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Music

Tarek Yamani Speaks Jazz

March 13, 2018 | Interview by Tyler Cunningham
A conversation with the multi-talented musician, composer, educator, and festival organizer
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Music

Harlem Quartet's Top Four

February 15, 2018 | Melissa White
The Grammy Award–winning string quartet's favorite neighborhood spots
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Music

From Our Stage to Your Living Room

December 8, 2017 | David Clarke
How Live From Lincoln Center Presents became a reality
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Music

Ode to Joy: The Translated Text

February 1, 2017 | Amanda MacBlane
Read the poem that inspired one of the most uplifting pieces of music ever written.
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Artists' Voices

Advice, Anecdotes, and Inspiration

  • Meet the Artist: Brady Rymer

  • Shelley Nicole Is Right (on Time)

  • Meet the Artist: Penny Arcade

  • In Conversation: Awa Sangho and Trina Basu

  • Imani Uzuri's WILD COTTON: A Meditation on Liberation

  • In Conversation: Matt Ray

  • Who Shreds? She Shreds.

  • Samora Pinderhughes and What's Real

  • In Conversation: Rosanne Cash and William Bell

  • Aurélie Dupont: Advice to Dancers at Every Stage

  • In Conversation: Marika Hughes

  • No Regrets, with Edna Vazquez

  • Meet the Artist: Sven Ratzke

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Arts & Accessibility

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Events On Campus

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    Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady

    Sep 25
  • New York Philharmonic

    Trifonov, Beethoven, and The Rite of Spring

    Sep 25
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    La Bohème

    Sep 25
  • New York City Ballet

    JEWELS

    Sep 25
  • The Juilliard School

    Juilliard Jazz Orchestra | "Kenya" by Machito

    Sep 25
  • New York Public Library for the Performing Arts

    Voice of My City: Jerome Robbins and New York

    Sep 26
  • Kids

    Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady

    Sep 26
  • New York City Ballet

    ALL BALANCHINE

    Sep 26
  • The Metropolitan Opera

    Aida

    Sep 26
  • Kids

    Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady

    Sep 26
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    American Classical Orchestra Presents Mozart Serenade

    Sep 26

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