Join us for these exciting one-hour presentations featuring short works and excerpts from New York City Ballet's diverse repertory, performed by Company dancers and members of the NYCB Orchestra. Daniel Ulbricht
, NYCB Principal Dancer and Family Saturdays Creative Director, hosts the programs and offers insights on choreography, music, and dancers.
Family Saturdays are the perfect introduction to New York City Ballet and the world of classical dance!
New York City Ballet’s Founding Choreographer George Balanchine is most commonly known for his iconic version of The Nutcracker
; he also choreographed over four hundred ballets in his lifetime. Host Daniel Ulbricht
and dancers from the New York City Ballet will provide the audience with a true insider’s look into the depth and breadth of Balanchine’s ballets and greatest masterpieces. This program is the perfect introduction to Balanchine’s choreographic world for any ballet beginner.