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Arlene Shuler to Step Down as President of New York City Center This Summer Photo Arlene Shuler to Step Down as President of New York City Center This Summer
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 8, 2021

Arlene Shuler, the president and chief executive of New York City Center, has announced that she will step down at the end of the 2021-22 season this summer.

Wake Up With BWW 7/14: Emmy Nominations, New York City Center Season, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 7/14: Emmy Nominations, New York City Center Season, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 14, 2021

Today's top stories: Emmy nominations for Hamilton, Cynthia Erivo, Bernadette Peters, Billy Porter, and more, plus first look at Jesus Christ Superstar in Japan starring Ramin Karimloo and Telly Leung, New York City Center season announcement, and more!

New York City Center Announces 2021-22 Season, Including Encores! Runs of INTO THE WO Photo New York City Center Announces 2021-22 Season, Including Encores! Runs of INTO THE WOODS, THE LIFE & THE TAP DANCE KID
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 13, 2021

New York City Center President & CEO Arlene Shuler today announced a full calendar of programming for the 2021 - 2022 season, reopening the landmark theater to the public in October 2021. This momentous return to in‚Äźperson live performances includes the popular dance and musical theater series audiences have loved throughout the years and new programs featuring iconic artists of today. Manhattan's first performing arts center, New York City Center has presented the best in music, theater, and dance to generations of New Yorkers for over seventy‚Äźfive years.

Check out the Official Stage Mag for Sutton Foster's BRING ME TO LIGHT at New York Ci Photo Check out the Official Stage Mag for Sutton Foster's BRING ME TO LIGHT at New York City Center
by Team BWW - Apr 27, 2021

Sutton Foster|Bring Me to Light. Filmed live at City Center, the concert is set to premiere Wednesday, April 28 at 7pm ET, with on demand viewing through Monday, May 31.

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by Stephi Wild - Apr 7, 2021

Sutton Foster Will Take Over City Center for BRING ME TO LIGHT, with Kelli O'Hara, Ra Photo Sutton Foster Will Take Over City Center for BRING ME TO LIGHT, with Kelli O'Hara, RauŐĀl Esparza and Joaquina Kalukango & Wren Rivera
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 7, 2021

New York City Center today announced a new digital program as part of the 2020 ‚Äď 2021 season, Sutton Foster|Bring Me to Light. Filmed live at City Center, the concert premieres Wednesday, April 28 at 7pm ET, with on demand viewing through Monday, May 31.

New York City Center Presents MATTHEW BOURNE'S NEW ADVENTURES FESTIVAL Photo New York City Center Presents MATTHEW BOURNE'S NEW ADVENTURES FESTIVAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 1, 2021

New York City Center President & CEO Arlene Shuler today announced Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures Festival, a month-long digital festival featuring four of the most beloved New Adventures productions filmed live at Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London.

American Ballet Theatre Presents World Premiere by Alexei Ratmansky Photo American Ballet Theatre Presents World Premiere by Alexei Ratmansky
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 26, 2021

New York City Center President & CEO Arlene Shuler today announced a new digital program, ABT Live from City Center | A Ratmansky Celebration, featuring American Ballet Theatre (ABT) premiering Tuesday, March 23 at 7 PM, and available on demand through Sunday, April 18.

New York City Center Announces 2020 Gala, AN EVENING WITH AUDRA MCDONALD Photo New York City Center Announces 2020 Gala, AN EVENING WITH AUDRA MCDONALD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2020

New York City Center today announced the 2020 Gala presentation will take place on Wednesday, December 9 at 7:30pm (pre-show events begin at 6:30pm). Supporting the historic midtown theater founded for the people of New York, this special benefit performance titled An Evening with Audra McDonald will be filmed live and presented digitally.

Ballet Hisp√°nico To Perform In New York City Center's Digital Fall For Dance Festiva Photo Ballet Hisp√°nico To Perform In New York City Center's Digital Fall For Dance Festival Live From The Stage
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 1, 2020

Ballet Hisp√°nico, the nation's leading Latino dance organization since 1970 and recognized this year as one of America's Cultural Treasures, will perform in New York City Center's digital Fall for Dance Festival, live from the stage, premiering on October 21, 2020 at 7:30pm as part of Program 1.

Nigel Redden to Retire as General Director of Spoleto Festival USA Photo Nigel Redden to Retire as General Director of Spoleto Festival USA
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 24, 2020

Nigel Redden announced that in October 2021, he will step down as General Director of Spoleto Festival USA.

City Center Announces Upcoming Encores! Productions of THE LIFE, THE TAP DANCE KID an Photo City Center Announces Upcoming Encores! Productions of THE LIFE, THE TAP DANCE KID and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 18, 2020

New York City Center President & CEO Arlene Shuler today announced the musical productions in development as part of the next chapter of the longstanding Tony-honored Encores! series, all of which will be explored in-depth as part of the 2020-2021 season in a new digital series Encores! Inside the Revival.

NEW YORK CITY CENTER LIVE @ HOME Announces Virtual Programming Featuring Misty Copela Photo NEW YORK CITY CENTER LIVE @ HOME Announces Virtual Programming Featuring Misty Copeland, Tiler Peck and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 8, 2020

New York City Center President & CEO Arlene Shuler today announced New York City Center Live @ Home virtual programming.

London Production of SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE, Starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Ann Photo London Production of SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE, Starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford, is Postponed
by Stephi Wild - May 5, 2020

The highly anticipated West End season of Sunday in the Park with George, starring Academy Award nominee Jake Gyllenhaal and Tony Award winner Annaleigh Ashford has postponed its season in the West End until further notice, following the temporary closure of theatreland this spring.

The New Cast Album of THE NEW YORKERS, the 1930 Cole Porter Musical Is Available Toda Photo The New Cast Album of THE NEW YORKERS, the 1930 Cole Porter Musical Is Available Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 6, 2019

Ghostlight Records has announced that the new cast album of Cole Porter's The New Yorkers - The New York City Center Encores! 2017 Cast Recording is available on CD, digital and streaming formats today, Friday, December 6. The release is the first major cast album of the 1930 musical with music and lyrics by Cole Porter, book by Herbert Fields, and based on a story by Peter Arno and E. Ray Goetz. The 2017 production from New York City Center (Arlene Shuler, New York City Center President & CEO) Encores! was directed by John Rando, with musical direction by Encores! Music Director Rob Berman and choreography by Chris Bailey.

Jack Viertel Will Leave New York City Center Encores! After 20 Years as Artistic Dire Photo Jack Viertel Will Leave New York City Center Encores! After 20 Years as Artistic Director
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 16, 2019

Jack Viertel, who has run New York City Center's Encores! series for the past twenty years, has just announced that he will resign from his position as Artistic Director at the end of the 2020 season.

Ghostlight Records Announces Recording of NY City Center's THE NEW YORKERS Photo Ghostlight Records Announces Recording of NY City Center's THE NEW YORKERS
by Julie Musbach - Mar 26, 2019

Ghostlight Records has announced it will record a new cast album of Cole Porter's 1930 musical The New Yorkers. The recording will be based on the 2017 production from New York City Center (Arlene Shuler, New York City Center President & CEO) Encores!, directed by John Rando with musical direction by Encores! Music Director Rob Berman and choreography by Chris Bailey. The concert adaptation is by Encores! Artistic Director Jack Viertel. The album, produced by Rob Berman and Lawrence Manchester, is being recorded March 25-26.

Lear deBessonet Named Encores! First Ever Resident Director Photo Lear deBessonet Named Encores! First Ever Resident Director
by Julie Musbach - Jan 17, 2019

Encores! today announced that Lear deBessonet would join the artistic team at City Center as the first-ever Encores! Resident Director.

VIDEO: Watch Kelli O'Hara & Patrick Wilson Hit the Recording Studio for BRIGADOON! Photo VIDEO: Watch Kelli O'Hara & Patrick Wilson Hit the Recording Studio for BRIGADOON!
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 10, 2018

Lerner & Loewe's Brigadoon - New York City Center 2017 Cast Recording, featuring Tony Award-winner Kelli O'Hara and Patrick Wilson, was just released last week. Below, watch was O'Hara, Wilson and the rest of the cast hit the recording studio!

Cast Recording of BRIGADOON Featuring Kelli O'Hara and Patrick Wilson Available Today Photo Cast Recording of BRIGADOON Featuring Kelli O'Hara and Patrick Wilson Available Today
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 7, 2018

Lerner & Loewe's Brigadoon - New York City Center 2017 Cast Recording, featuring Tony Award-winner Kelli O'Hara and Patrick Wilson, is available in physical, digital and streaming formats today.

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