Scherzo Fantastique (NYC Premiere)

Choreography by: Justin Peck

Music by: Igor Stravinsky

A Summer 2016 commission marking the 50th anniversary of NYCB’s annual summer residence, the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, this new work is set to Stravinsky’s Scherzo Fantastique

Set to Stravinsky's eponymous score, Scherzo Fantastique premiered at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center in July 2016. The ballet for 10 dancers is Soloist and Resident Choreographer Justin Peck's eleventh work for New York City Ballet. Scherzo Fantastique features scenic design by French Brooklyn-based artist Jules de Balincourt, costumes by Reid Bartelme and Harriet Jung, and lighting by Mark Stanley.


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Scherzo Fantastique
July 23, 2016, SPAC
Original Cast
Brittany Pollack, Taylor Stanley, Anthony Huxley

Costumes by
Reid Bartelme and Harriet Jung
Set by
Jules de Balincourt
Lighting by
Mark Stanley