Appropriate for families with children ages 5 and older
Priority seating for American Sign Language Interpretation is available for all Family Saturdays presentations. All seats are subject to availability.
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!
Strongly recommended for children over 5 years of age. Children under the age of 5 may find this program difficult to follow.
Orchestra and First Ring / $32 per person
Second through Fourth Ring / $22 per person
Free for NYCB Members at the Fellow level and above (4 tickets)
Please note that tickets are required for infants, children, and adults.
David H. Koch Theater
Enter via Lobby
West 63rd Street and Columbus Avenue
2018/19 Season Events
SAT, OCT 13 at 11 AM | PAST EVENT
A Dancer’s Life
Take a sneak peek behind the curtain and learn about the daily life of New York City Ballet’s dancers. This program will give your family an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at the development of a dancer from young student to professional. Find out about the dancers’ training, daily preparation, and what it’s like to perform onstage at Lincoln Center.
SAT, FEB 23 at 11 AM | PAST EVENT
A Timeless Tale: The Sleeping Beauty
Based on the classic fairy tale, The Sleeping Beauty is a beloved ballet that has cast its spell over generations of audiences. Discover how New York City Ballet artists tell a story through dance as we journey to the enchanted kingdom where Princess Aurora’s story unfolds. In this fun-filled, hour-long program, you’ll see excerpts from this cherished ballet and hear from the artists who perform it.
SAT, MAY 25 at 11 AM | LIMITED AVAILABILITY
The choreographers of New York City Ballet have been dazzling audiences for decades with their imaginative ideas and fancy footwork. Join us as we learn about key choreographers, past and present, who have shaped the Company’s history. Your child will even get to learn some iconic ballet moves!
Photo © Rosalie O'Connor