APR 28 - MAY 9

Black & White Festival

Balanchine's masterworks

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What's next at NYCB

58 Ballets. 7 World Premieres. 2 Commissioned Scores. And a New Music Director.

Get ready for our 2015-16 Season, opening September 22 with Peter Martins' Swan Lake. Then, hang on for seven world premieres from Justin Peck, Troy Schumacher, Robert Binet, Myles Thatcher, Kim Brandstrup, and Christopher Wheeldon — plus commissioned scores from Bryce Dessner and Ellis Ludwig-Leone and an artistic collaboration with visual artist Marcel Dzama.

Other highlights include beloved classics from Balanchine and Robbins, encore performances of Peter Martins' La Sylphide, and Balanchine's opulent masterpiece Jewels and the holiday classic The Nutcracker (November 27, 2015, through January 3, 2016). Subscriptions will be available April 28 and single tickets go on sale August 3; Nutcracker tickets go on sale September 20.

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Up close and personal with our dancers

Screen Test Jared Angle

Get to know our dancers off stage in our Screen Test series. Principal Dancer Jared Angle talks about his obsession with Ancient Rome, culinary discoveries on tour, and an unexpectedly profound experience performing Balanchine's Serenade.

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bringing dance and art to the screen

Les Bosquets at Tribeca Film Festival

In a continuation of the spring 2014 piece he created our 21st Century Choreographers Week, artist JR brings the film version of Les Bosquets, featuring soloist Lauren Lovette, to the Tribeca Film Festival. This short film combines documentary footage, interviews, and choreography to create a compelling portrait of the 2005 riots in the suburbs of Paris.

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Reaching New Audiences and Capturing Our Legacy for the Future

The idea of connecting with our audiences is at the heart of everything we do − we want audiences to feel a deeper relationship to our repertory and our dancers with each season.

Please consider making a tax-deductible donation today so the Company can stay at the forefront of ballet and continue to reach new audiences. And, if you donate $100 or more, we'll send you a special DVD with dancer interviews, backstage footage, and more.

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Witness creation in action

A Theatrical Release for Ballet 422

From first rehearsal to world premiere, Ballet 422 goes backstage at NYCB as Resident Choreographer and Soloist Justin Peck crafts a new work. The film illuminates the process behind the creation of a single ballet within the ongoing cycle of work at one of the world’s great ballet companies. Opening in New York City February 6 and in select theaters nationwide in February and March.

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Treasured Classics and New Works

Breathtaking Performances from Fantastic Seats

Now through May 24, 2015, MasterCard cardholders can access Best Seats locations for Repertory performances throughout the 2014-15 Season.

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Special information for idNYC card holders

idNYC Card Holders, please fill out our online form to receive your complimentary one-year Circle of Friends Membership.

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New for the 2014-15 season

29 and Under? Get Seats for $29.

Introducing the new $29 For 29 rush program, offering $29 day-of tickets in select locations to anyone 29 years of age or under for select fall, winter, and spring repertory performances. Just present a valid ID with proof of age at the Box Office to purchase a maximum of two $29 tickets to that day's performance with no additional charges. Some blackout dates may apply.

You can even plan for the week ahead because every Monday we post $29 for 29 availability for the week online at nycballet.com/29for29.

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Children's Workshops

Appropriate for ages 5-8. NYCB artists lead this 45-minute pre-performance exploration of the music, movement, and themes of a ballet featured in that afternoon's performance. Join us this spring for events on June 6 and 7.

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In Motion Workshops

Appropriate for ages 9-12. In this 45-minute pre-performance workshop, an NYCB dancer will lead participants in a ballet warm-up and movement combination with choreography inspired by the featured ballet. No prior dance training needed. Join us this spring on May 31 and June 6.

Workshop photos © Rosalie O'Connor

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Art In Motion

There's Still Time to Save with Create-Your-Own Series Subscriptions

2014 is now behind us, but the coming winter and spring performances present a multitude of experiences, including beloved story ballets and contemporary choreography. And, there’s still time to save on tickets. Starting at just $84, craft a package around your tastes and schedule and you’ll save on regularly priced tickets. You’ll also have access to valuable benefits such as additional tickets without service fees (including online orders) and flexible exchange privileges, in case your plans change — as well as exclusive insider news, special offers, and updates.

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Help preserve the legacy of NYCB

Discover the Benefits of Planned Giving

The Serenade Society pays tribute to a special group of generous supporters who remember the Company in their wills or with other gift plans. These supporters ensure that New York City Ballet’s tradition of artistic excellence will be preserved for future generations.

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