Family Saturdays

Appropriate for families with children ages 5 and older

Join us for these exciting one-hour interactive presentations featuring excerpts from New York City Ballet's diverse repertory performed by Company dancers and members of the NYCB Orchestra. Daniel Ulbricht, Principal Dancer and Family Saturdays Creative Director, hosts the programs, offering insight on choreography, music, and dancers.

Family Saturdays are the perfect introduction to NYCB and the world of classical dance!

Parental Considerations:
Strongly recommended for children over 5 years of age. Children under the age of 5 may find this program difficult to follow.

$22 per person
Free for NYCB Members at the Fellow level and above (4 tickets)
Please note: Tickets are required for infants, children, and adults.

David H. Koch Theater
Enter via Lobby
West 63rd Street and Columbus Avenue

Priority seating for American Sign Language Interpretation is available for all Family Saturdays performances. To purchase tickets, please contact (212) 870-5636 or All seats are subject to availability.

2016-17 Season Events

A Magical Midsummer, Saturday, May 27 at 11 AM
Feuding fairy kingdoms, quarreling couples, and a troupe of bumbling actors become entangled in a magical forest, and at the center of all of the mayhem is a mischievous elf named Puck. Explore George Balanchine’s beloved ballet inspired by Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Watch excerpts from this enchanting fairytale and hear insights from the artists who perform it.

A Magical Midsummer is generously supported by MetLife Foundation.