Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes Access
Starting at only $10 per person, Group Adventures offer student, family, senior, and performance groups a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to interact with and learn from NYCB artists.
Group Adventures are only available to groups with the purchase of performance tickets. Arrangements must be made in advance and are subject to availability. Call 212-870-4200 to speak with a representative for complete pricing and scheduling details.
Private class with a NYCB dancer
In this once-in-a-lifetime experience, young dance students (ages 13 and older with prior ballet experience) have the opportunity to take a thrilling, private class taught by a NYCB dancer. There’s no better way to learn ballet than from the professionals themselves! A few non-participating group members may observe for a $10 fee. 60-90 minute class. Saturdays, Sundays, and Mondays.
Personalized class and coaching session with a NYCB dancer
Advanced level performance groups are invited inside the rehearsal studio with the option to learn choreography from NYCB's 2015-16 repertory season or to receive coaching on an existing routine from a Company member. Non-participating group members may observe for a $10 fee. 60-90 minute workshop. Saturdays, Sundays, and Mondays.
Meet the Musician
See the music and hear the dance from a musician’s perspective
NYCB is fortunate to feature live music performed by the Company’s own 62-piece Orchestra. In a pre-performance discussion, your group will enjoy the splendor of the Theater as an Orchestra member leads a conversation on music’s integral contribution to the beauty of a ballet performance. 45-minute discussion.
Behind-the-scenes glimpse into NYCB’s costume shop NYCB's Costume Shop supervisor will guide you on a tour of various locations where costumes are stored and readied for use in performances, while sharing insights on costume design, creation, and maintenance. 45-minute tour.
Dress Makes the Dance
Meet the Dancer
Experience ballet from the other side of the footlights
A NYCB dancer will escort your group, sharing insights into the life of a dancer and answering questions about the performance your group is attending. He or she will share interesting moments from the history of both NYCB and our home, the David H. Koch Theater. You'll also have an opportunity for a breathtaking view of the auditorium from the stage. 45-minute discussion.
Complete Your Trip with a Group Adventure Add-on!
Call 212-870-4200 or email email@example.com for complete pricing and scheduling details.*
*Meet the Musician, Dress Makes the Dance, and Meet the Dancer pre-performance programs take place at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center, 63rd Street and Columbus Avenue.
Ballet Class and Performance Workshop take place in NYCB’s rehearsal studios, dressing rooms are available.