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 New York City Ballet Presents its Here and Now Festival New York City Ballet Presents its Here and Now Festival
by Rose Marija - May 19, 2017

New York City Ballet continues to include new choreographies in its repertoire, billed this season as the Here and Now Festival. On May 12, 2017 NYCB performed four newer works created in 1994, 1998, 2006, and a world premiere.... (more...)
Armitage, Buglisi, Monte, and Muller Join Forces for Shared Program Performances Armitage, Buglisi, Monte, and Muller Join Forces for Shared Program Performances
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

Armitage Gone! Dance, Buglisi Dance Theatre, Elisa Monte Dance, and Jennifer Muller/The Works join forces to present a series of five Shared Program Performances featuring 6  Pieces –  3 Premieres – and 35 Dancers.... (more...)
BWW Review: NYCB ALL ROBBINS Shines with Playful Exuberance BWW Review: NYCB ALL ROBBINS Shines with Playful Exuberance
by Christina Pandolfi - April 24, 2017

The New York City Ballet kicked off day two of the company's 2017 Spring Season on Wednesday, April 19 at the opulent David H. Koch Theater. A performance dedicated to the iconic playfulness of Jerome Robbin's choreography, the evening started on a high note with the orchestra's charming “See the Mu... (more...)
BWW Review: YOUTH AMERICA GRAND PRIX 2017 Delivers a Three-Evening Feast of Over-the-Top Dancing BWW Review: YOUTH AMERICA GRAND PRIX 2017 Delivers a Three-Evening Feast of Over-the-Top Dancing
by Sondra Forsyth - April 17, 2017

Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP), the international competition that gives accomplished young dancers the chance to vie for coveted scholarships and company contracts, held the 2017 Final Rounds at the Koch Theater in Lincoln Center on Wednesday, April 12th. On Thursday, April 13th, the annual “Stars... (more...)
NYC Ballet Announces 2017-18 Season - 100th Anniversary of Jerome Robbins, Justin Peck World Premiere and More! NYC Ballet Announces 2017-18 Season - 100th Anniversary of Jerome Robbins, Justin Peck World Premiere and More!
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2017

New York City Ballet will open its 2017-18 Season at Lincoln Center on Tuesday, September 19, and will continue with 21 weeks of performances, through Sunday, June 3, featuring 61 ballets by 15 different choreographers.... (more...)
Doug Elkins Returns To PEAK PERFORMANCES To Show Two New Works, 4/20-23 Doug Elkins Returns To PEAK PERFORMANCES To Show Two New Works, 4/20-23
by BWW News Desk - April 02, 2017

Peak Performances is pleased to welcome back Doug Elkins, whom The New York Times calls “one of the most witty, musical and inventive choreographers of his generation,” and his company, doug elkins choreography, etc., in an evening-length program of new and acclaimed works, April 20-23 at the Alexan... (more...)
BWW Review: THE JOFFREY BALLET Performs in NYC for the First Time in Over 20 Years BWW Review: THE JOFFREY BALLET Performs in NYC for the First Time in Over 20 Years
by Sondra Forsyth - March 31, 2017

The Joffrey Ballet is back on the boards in NYC for the first time since the company decamped to Chicago in 1995. At Lincoln Center's Koch Theater from March 29th to April 2nd 2017, the troupe founded by Robert Joffrey and Gerald Arpino in 1956 and now under the artistic direction of Ashley Wheater ... (more...)
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Returns to the Lincoln Center for Seven Performances, 6/14-18 Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Returns to the Lincoln Center for Seven Performances, 6/14-18
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2017

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, beloved as one of the world's most popular dance companies, will return to Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts for a seven-performance engagement at the David H. Koch Theater June 14 – 18, 2017.  Today, Artistic Director Robert Battle announced repertory for th... (more...)
Youth America Grand Prix Finals Week Returns To Lincoln Center Youth America Grand Prix Finals Week Returns To Lincoln Center
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2017

World's largest student ballet scholarship audition - YOUTH AMERICA GRAND PRIX – returns to the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center to host its 2017 finals week in New York City.... (more...)
BWW Review: Celebrating American Modern Dance with PAUL TAYLOR AMERICAN MODERN DANCE BWW Review: Celebrating American Modern Dance with PAUL TAYLOR AMERICAN MODERN DANCE
by Caryn Cooper - March 21, 2017

On the evening of March 17, 2017, the Paul Taylor American Modern Dance (PTAMD) company continued its spring season at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center. In 2014, Mr. Taylor expanded his company, then known as the Paul Taylor Dance Company to PTAMD, to create a home for great American mode... (more...)
Works & Process at the Guggenheim Presents New York City Ballet: Music at the Ballet with Andrew Litton, 4/23 Works & Process at the Guggenheim Presents New York City Ballet: Music at the Ballet with Andrew Litton, 4/23
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

On Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 7:30pm, Works & Process at the Guggenheim presents New York City Ballet's Music Director Andrew Litton, a longtime conductor of symphony orchestras around the world who recently added ballet orchestra maestro to his achievements with his appointment at NYCB. Litton will ... (more...)
Casting Announced for The Joyce Theater's Presentation of THE JOFFREY BALLET Casting Announced for The Joyce Theater's Presentation of THE JOFFREY BALLET
by BWW News Desk - February 24, 2017

The Joyce Theater Foundation, Linda Shelton, Executive Director, announced today casting for the highly-anticipated NYC return of one of the world's most renowned ballet companies, The Joffrey Ballet, including the New York premiere of its critically acclaimed production of Krzysztof Pastor's Romeo ... (more...)
Additional Instructors Announces For Two Week IJ Summer Ballet Intensive Additional Instructors Announces For Two Week IJ Summer Ballet Intensive
by BWW News Desk - February 24, 2017

Following the announcement earlier this year of the inaugural season of the IJ Summer Ballet Intensive, founders Irina Paradnaya and Jared G. Lillyhave announced additional instructors - repetiteurs - rounding out what is sure to be an extraordinary opportunity for advanced students and aspiring pro... (more...)
Russell Janzen and More Promoted at New York City Ballet Russell Janzen and More Promoted at New York City Ballet
by BWW News Desk - February 19, 2017

New York City Ballet announced today the promotion of eight of the Company's dancers. Soloist Russell Janzen has been promoted to the rank of principal dancer, and corps de ballet members Sara Adams, Harrison Ball, Emilie Gerrity, Joseph Gordon, Unity Phelan, Troy Schumacher, and Indiana Woodward ha... (more...)
Two-Part Special Celebrating New York City Ballet in Paris Coming to THIRTEEN's Great Performances Two-Part Special Celebrating New York City Ballet in Paris Coming to THIRTEEN's Great Performances
by TV News Desk - January 11, 2017

During the summer of 2016, New York City Ballet made a triumphant return to Paris for a three-week season at the historic Thtre du Chtelet.... (more...)
BWW Review: NYCO, Back in Business and Boasting First-Rate Dancing Along With the Singing BWW Review: NYCO, Back in Business and Boasting First-Rate Dancing Along With the Singing
by Sondra Forsyth - September 09, 2016

The New York City Opera, notably nicknamed 'The People's Opera' by Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia when it was founded in 1943, succumbed to bankruptcy in 2013 after 70 glorious years but has risen from the ashes under new management. On the evening of September 8th 2016 at Lincoln Center's Rose Theater, f... (more...)
New York City Ballet to Host 2016 Fall Gala in September New York City Ballet to Host 2016 Fall Gala in September
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2016

On September 20, 2016, New York City Ballet will open its 2016-17 Season at Lincoln Center with the fifth anniversary of its annual Fall Fashion Gala, featuring an evening of world premiere ballets created by an internationally-acclaimed roster of choreographers and fashion designers.... (more...)
Ailey Studios to Celebrate NYC Dance Week with Citywide Festival Ailey Studios to Celebrate NYC Dance Week with Citywide Festival
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2016

Ailey celebrates NYC Dance Week - a citywide festival from June 16th - 25th that promotes the joy and diversity of dance - with FREE class offers at The Ailey Extension and inspiring performances by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at Lincoln Center, through June 19th. ... (more...)
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater to Welcome Three New Dancers for Lincoln Center Season, 6/8-19 Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater to Welcome Three New Dancers for Lincoln Center Season, 6/8-19
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2016

Artistic Director Robert Battle welcomes new Company members Ashley Mayeux and Solomon Dumas, and returning dancer Constance Stamatiou in time for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's two-week 15-performance engagement at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts' David H. Koch Theater June 8th - 19th,... (more...)
Hartt Dance Founder Enid Lynn Receives Fuller Medal Hartt Dance Founder Enid Lynn Receives Fuller Medal
by BWW News Desk - May 04, 2016

he Hartt School Board of Trustees Co-Chair Michael Menapace, Hartt Dance Division Director Stephen Pier, and Hartt School Interim Dean T. Clark Saunders, awarded the Fuller Medal to Enid Lynn, founder of the Hartt Dance Division and co-founder of the Hartford Ballet. The Fuller Medal, the highest aw... (more...)
New York City Ballet Spring Performances Kick Off in April New York City Ballet Spring Performances Kick Off in April
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2016

Today at Lincoln Center, New York City Ballet begins its Spring Season rehearsal period with the Company's 90 plus roster of dancers preparing 24 different works from its unparalleled repertory for six weeks of performances, April 19 through May 29, at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center.... (more...)
NYC Ballet Announces 2016-17 Season - World Premieres by Justin Peck, Alexei Ratmansky and More! NYC Ballet Announces 2016-17 Season - World Premieres by Justin Peck, Alexei Ratmansky and More!
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2016

New York City Ballet will open its 2016-17 Season at Lincoln Center on Tuesday, September 20, and will continue for 21-weeks of performances, through Sunday, May 28, and feature a total of 77 ballets created by 24 different choreographers.... (more...)
Ensemble for the Romantic Century to Present THE HEART IS NOT MADE OF STONE, 4/27 Ensemble for the Romantic Century to Present THE HEART IS NOT MADE OF STONE, 4/27
by BWW News Desk - March 22, 2016

New York City, NY — Celebrating its 15th season, the Ensemble for the Romantic Century (ERC) returns to BAM Fisher for six performances of Anna Akhmatova: The Heart is Not Made of Stone. Written by Eve Wolf and directed by Donald T. Sanders, this multi-media production examines the troubled relation... (more...)
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Launches 20-City North American Tour, Tonight; Lincoln Center Season Opens 6/8 Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Launches 20-City North American Tour, Tonight; Lincoln Center Season Opens 6/8
by BWW News Desk - February 02, 2016

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, beloved as one of the world's most popular dance companies, will share its inspiring artistry with audiences during a 20-city North American tour starting tonight at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. The tour will take the Comp... (more...)