For Children Ages 5 - 7 Join the artists of New York City Ballet in this 45-minute pre-performance exploration of the music, movement, and themes of a ballet featured in the matinee performance. NYCB Teaching Artists guide children in a ballet warm-up and movement combination, concluding in a liv...
Join us for these exciting one-hour interactive presentations featuring excerpts from New York City Ballet's diverse repertory performed by Company dancers and members of the NYCB Orchestra. Daniel Ulbricht, Principal Dancer and Family Saturdays Creative Director, hosts the programs, offering insigh...
Please help the American Cancer Society finish the fight against cancer. Join us at the American Cancer Society's 9th Annual Dance Against Cancer to be held on Monday, April 22, 2019 for a one-of-a-kind evening where guests will enjoy world premiere dance performances from companies includin...
A guest host will screen films from the Dance Division's Japanese and Pacific dance works. David Vaughan was the archivist of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company and author of Merce Cunningham/65 Years and Frederick Ashton and His Ballets. From 2012- 2017, he held monthly screenings of his favorit...
SCREENING WITH VIDOKLE'S CITIZENS OF THE COSMOS Q&A with Rugilė Barzdžiukaitė and Anton Vidokle This wry reinvention of the nature documentary spies upon the local fauna of Lithuania's Curonian Spit, observing from the same remove the cormorants who nest there and the human tourists who co...
The Company's evolution through the commissioning new works is displayed in this program featuring ballets from three leading choreographers.
Balanchine's Scotch Symphony, a shimmering tribute to the romantic ballets of the 19th Century, leads a program that continues with one of his celebrated Black & White works, the stately Le Tombeau de Couperin, followed by the charming pas de deux Sonatine. The program concludes with Stravinsky ...
Traversing the terrain from classical to modern, this program highlights how music, in all its infinite varieties, has always been central to the mission of New York City Ballet.
Join us for this celebration of 60 years of Lincoln Center. With free live music, dance presentations, art-making and craft stations, film screenings, tours, and more, there's something for all ages at this very special block party that stretches across the iconic Lincoln Center campus. See ...
In this buoyant dance-theater piece, two curious characters playfully explore the spaces between silence and noise. Tip-toes, leaps, and cartwheels set off whooshes, tick tocks, boings, and bells to the gleeful joy of both the performers and the young audience members, who are eventually invited on ...
Works by our Founding Choreographer and our current Resident Choreographer come together for the first time in a single program.
Paying tribute to the wide-ranging reach of our repertory, Gianna Reisen's Fall 2018 premiere Judah joins audience favorites from Robbins and Balanchine.
Roses are red, violets are blue, on Mother's Day, we want to share our music with you! What do Bach, bubbles, bumblebees, and bouncing balls have in common? They can all be found at Mozart for Munchkins' Musical Wilderness, a concert inspired by animals and nature performed by two moms! Co-f...
Balanchine evokes two distinct atmospheres in the ballets sharing this program, each boasting a cast of over 50 dancers.
A sampling of works curated from workshops and performances by Dance Division students throughout the year.
Featuring Juilliard Dance's Class of 2019 in a diverse program of solos and duets choreographed by these graduating dancers, as well as alumni and faculty, plus selections from the major repertory.
An emphasis on energetic, even ecstatic, rhythms unites Hershy Kay's bold orchestrations with Dan Deacon's synthesized sound.
Enter the enchanted land of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night’s Dream, a lush forest besieged by quixotic love triangles and feuding fairy kingdoms, awash with magic at every turn.
Atrium 360° A beloved fixture in the Brooklyn soul scene, Meah Pace honed her remarkable talents as the frontwoman for Binky Griptite's band The Mellomatics before breaking out into an impressive solo career. Pace has collaborated with a stellar lineup of artists, including Sharon Jones &am...
Part modern dance, part performance art, this thoughtfully designed show from the Mexican-Argentinian theater company Teatro al Vacío invites infants and toddlers to explore their emergent creativity in a safe and friendly space. A pair of performers, seated on opposite ends of the space, transform ...
Mark Morris, the “Mozart of modern dance” (Washington Post), returns to the festival with a new dance work commissioned by Lincoln Center that illuminates the playful tapestry of sound of Satie's Sports et divertissements. Then comes the “remarkable fantasy” of Empire Garden (Times, U.K.), an explor...
This summer's presentation of the stunning Chinese dance-theater work Under Siege (August 8–10) is based on historic events that form the backdrop of the acclaimed film Farewell, My Concubine. Winner of the 1993 Cannes Palme d’Or, the film depicts a love story that emerges in a Peking opera troupe a...
Blak Whyte Gray, the electrifying dance-theater work from Olivier Award–winning East London company Boy Blue, returns to New York after a sensational sold-out U.S. premiere at Lincoln Center's 2018 White Light Festival. With bold hip-hop choreography and a multilayered score that moves from driving ...
In this "visually ravishing" production (Guardian, U.K.), renowned Chinese choreographer Yang Liping presents her stunning vision of the climactic battle between Chu and Han armies in 202 B.C., an encounter that changed the course of Chinese history. The story emerges from a fusion of mart...
Salute to Vienna New Year's Concert January 1, 2020 at 2:30 pm Celebrate with this spectacular recreation of Vienna's world-famous New Year’s Concert, performed by a brilliant cast of European singers, champion ballroom dancers, ballet, and full orchestra. A 24-year tradition in New York,...
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The Japanese theatrical style that inspired Only the Sound Remains
The dance artists of this year's White Light Festival fly or fight their way across boundaries.
Dancer-choreographer Akram Khan's last full-length solo work, XENOS, captures the artist in the middle of a radical personal transformation.
You won't want to miss the U.S. premiere of Blak Whyte Gray.
The U.S. premiere of East London company Boy Blue's work demonstrates how our personal and political histories shape our perceptions.
This summer, Accessibility at Lincoln Center partnered with the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan to work with eight young adults on the autism spectrum as part of our Access Ambassador program.
A reflection from one of the poets featured in this weekend's Out of Doors event, La Casita
A note on the ongoing connection between Mark Morris and the Mostly Mozart Festival
For the hip-hop legend and Wu Tang founder RZA, kung fu is a dance and he has a new score for it.
On the anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Katie Fanning reflects on its impact on the performing arts.
Meet the judges for this year's Ambassador Prize Lindy Hop Contest.
The 48th season of Lincoln Center Out of Doors begins July 24.
The 1983 catalogue essay that accompanied the original production of Available Light
James Hunter shares some of his earliest musical influences.
A quick guide to a quintessential Indian dance experience.
Bandleader Naomi Uyama's recipe for a great night of swing dance.
Enjoy these free events at Lincoln Center next month.
How do music and dance defy borders?
The Mambo Legends Orchestra's own Mitch Frohman picks a few highlights from the Tito Puente catalog.
On Wednesday, June 27, Midsummer Night Swing will include a free adaptive dance lesson.
DJ Mar Y Sol picks a few highlights from Quijano's extensive catalog.
Understanding and respecting the origins of the Lindy Hop
Three celebrated artists' groundbreaking dance work comes to Mostly Mozart.
Leader of Los Habaneros, one of NYC's best Cuban dance bands, Gerardo Contino shares eight essential tracks from his childhood in Havana.
Midsummer Night Swing opens on June 26.
Lincoln Center introduces the Big Umbrella Festival.
Performers' perspectives on the iconic star-crossed lovers
Peter Walker, member of New York City Ballet's corps de ballet since 2012, discusses his path from dancer to choreographer.
Get to know two of Ballet Hispánico's dancers, who are featured in a special presentation by Lincoln Center at the Movies on PBS.
Boost your knowledge of music, dance, opera, theater, and film at Lincoln Center or from home.
Your Bollywood education starts now!
10 things you need to know about this year's historic presentation of Jewels
Are you a wistful emerald, a vibrant ruby, or an elegant diamond?
On Wednesday, July 12, we are thrilled to include an adapted dance lesson from 5:30 to 6:00 pm.
Compagnie XY's Il N'est Pas Encore Minuit soars at Lincoln Center Festival.
Tips on dance and life from the former étoile and current Director of Dance at the Paris Opera Ballet.
The best two weeks of the year are just ahead—if you’re a Lincoln Center Young Patron.
After a 30-plus year hiatus, double dutch returns to the plazas of Lincoln Center.
Compagnie XY's art seems to defy the laws of physics. But physics makes it possible.
Step up your salsa game with these tips and songs from Marlon "International" Mills.
Amanda MacBlane talks to the ballet star about working with a visionary choreographer.
Midsummer Night Swing heralds the return of summer.
Borders are not barriers at this summer's Lincoln Center Festival.
Where do the performing arts fit in? Everywhere.
Our new "30 Days for $30" online lottery lets you enter to win premium tickets for just $30.
The David Rubenstein Atrium places New York's unparalleled diversity at the heart of its artistic programming. And every event is free.
For the 30th year running, Lincoln Center honors its employees who have consistently shown exceeding success in their positions.
Enjoy these exceptional Lincoln Center performances in the comfort of your own living room.
Liz Gerring discusses the process behind her work (T)here to (T)here.
For Disability Awareness Month, Katie Fanning discusses progress in the performing arts.
A note on the upcoming Mark Morris Dance Group performance, part of the White Light Festival's Sounds of India series
Lakshmi Vishwanathan discusses the visual vocabulary of Kathakali dance
Linguist David M. Bellos discusses the story of Babel and the benefits of linguistic diversity.
New York–based photographer Nan Melville recounts how she first got hooked on the Nrityagram Dance Ensemble.
Inspired by its biblical namesake tale, Babel(words) explores a world divided by language.
This summer, Accessibility at Lincoln Center launched the Access Ambassador Initiative, a new program to provide hands-on work experience in the arts to students with disabilities.
Mark Monahan talked to Christopher Wheeldon about the creation of his second full-length narrative ballet.
Ronnie Burke talks Bobby Rydell, fan clubs, and ring tones.
Drummer and bandleader Evan Sherman drops some knowledge about eight of his favorite swing tunes.
Lincoln Center accessibility updates for the month of April 2016
Enter the Faun will be screened at 7:30 pm on Monday, March 14, at the David Rubenstein Atrium as part of the ReelAbilities: NY Disabilities Film Festival.
New Yorker writer Adam Gopnik introduces a series of free events.
The company’s resident choreographer talks about his newest ballet.
Don’t judge a work by its premiere: Some of history’s most celebrated and groundbreaking pieces of music, operas, ballets, and films didn’t receive their due at first.
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The New York City Ballet principal talks about the fall season, the challenges and rewards of being a dancer, and why her sights aren't set on Broadway (yet).
In a pair of highly danceable playlists, Silent Disco DJs Joey Carvello and Bill Coleman capture the distinct vibes of the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, and Staten Island.
Welcome to the wacky world of the "silent disco," a dance party where the crowd hears the music only through wireless headphones.
Joe McGinty and The Loser's Lounge, the premier show band for pop music standards, celebrates the legendary 70s dance music label, Casablanca Records.
Dance under the stars in Damrosch Park to swing, salsa, disco, and more at New York’s hottest dance party.
Home to a robust, year-round program of FREE events including world-class performances, illuminating conversations, dance parties, kids’ programs, exclusive film screenings, and more. Atrium series include: Atrium 360°: Widen your worldview with our signature performance series enco...
Enjoy longstanding favorites and discover something new with three jam-packed weeks of world-class music, dance, and spoken word on the plazas of Lincoln Center. And it’s absolutely FREE!
A thrilling summer of international music, theater, and dance featuring the Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra, renowned guest artists, emerging voices, premieres, and more—all reflecting Mozart’s legacy of invention and humanity.
LC Kids brings world-class dance, theater, music, and interactive experiences to Lincoln Center families. Members receive ticket discounts all year long. Join today. Check out the new season at LincolnCenter.org/kids. ...
Live From Lincoln Center is a cornerstone of performing arts broadcasting, bringing the world’s greatest artists and performances in music, dance, and theater from Lincoln Center’s renowned stages to households across America on PBS. Since its premiere in 1976, Live From Lincoln Center has given hun...
The Juilliard Store is open to the public on West 66th Street between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue. Unique as one of the largest brick and mortar sheet music stores in the world, it also sells a wide selection of musical accessories, books on dance, drama, music, and general interest, as well as ap...
A world-renowned educational center comprising music, drama, and dance divisions, Juilliard was founded in 1905 with a stated mission to provide the highest caliber of an artistic education and ensure that students and graduates achieve their fullest potential as artists, leaders, and global citizen...
The welcoming green space of Barclay’s Capital Grove is located just north of the Metropolitan Opera House, next to the Paul Milstein Pool and Terrace. Rectangular in shape and planted with London Plane Trees, the Grove offers a shaded canopy with moveable chairs underneath for visitors t...
Established in 1934 by legendary choreographer George Balanchine and philanthropist Lincoln Kirstein, The School of American Ballet offers training for approximately 450 boys and girls from age six to eighteen. Most young students are New York residents, but those in the Intermediate and Advanced Di...
Founded in 1905, The Juilliard School is a world leader in performing-arts education. Its mission is to provide the highest caliber of arts education for gifted musicians, dancers, and actors from around the world, so that they may achieve their fullest potential as artists, leaders, and global citi...
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (LCPA) serves three primary roles: presenter of artistic programming, national leader in arts and education and community relations, and manager of the Lincoln Center campus. A presenter of more than 3,000 free and ticketed events, performances, tours, and educ...
New York City Ballet is one of the foremost dance companies in the world, with a roster of spectacular dancers and an unparalleled repertory. The Company was founded in 1948 by George Balanchine and Lincoln Kirstein, and it quickly became world-renowned for its athletic and contemporary style. Jerom...