January – May 2023
- Ten movement-based workshops
- Classroom teacher professional development session
- NYCB student matinee performance*
$650 per class
Invite students to learn about inspiration as a vehicle for creating art as they experience and investigate New York City Ballet’s dynamic choreography. By examining works by Founding Choreographers George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins, and Resident Choreographer Justin Peck, students are challenged to think critically, act creatively, and work collaboratively as they come together to choreograph their own group dances.
NYCB Teaching Artists lead ten movement-based workshops that focus on the creative process, culminating in a presentation of student-generated choreography. Students also view a live streamed interactive lecture demonstration and attend a live NYCB performance at Lincoln Center.
BRING New York City BALLET TO YOUR SCHOOL
Students became more comfortable dancing and sharing ideas with their peers. They were hesitant at first, but ended up looking forward to each session.5th Grade Teacher, Queens
A look at Project Ballet
*Student Matinee Performances and in-school instruction will be offered in accordance with city and NYCB employee health guidelines. In the event that a live performance or onsite instruction is not feasible, a virtual alternative will be provided. This may vary for fall and winter sessions.