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Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca at The Joyce

The Joyce Theater

http://www.joyce.org/performances/soledad-barrio-noche-flamenca

175 Eighth Avenue New York, NY 10011

Displaying the heart-stopping, jaw-dropping talent of Soledad Barrio, Noche Flamenca comes back to The Joyce with Intimo, a series of short, emotive works created by the company’s Artistic Director Martin Santangelo, featuring live music. With Intimo, the troupe continues to push the boundaries ...

New York City Ballet: ‘Romeo and Juliet’ at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theater

http://www.nycballet.com/Season-Tickets/Winter-2018.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

In defiance of its tragic ending, Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet remains the greatest romance of all time, demonstrating the power of love in its many forms. Peter Martins’ staging of this eternal classic, set to Prokofiev’s glorious accompaniment, embraces naïve excitement, betrayal, ...

New York City Ballet: Stravinsky & Balanchine at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theater

http://www.nycballet.com/Season-Tickets/Winter-2018.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Throughout his prolific career, Balanchine’s affinity for Stravinsky’s compositions remained constant, making him one of the choreographer’s favorite collaborators. This program opens with an abstraction of a Russian fairytale set to sprightly harmonies, followed by three stunning Black & ...

Jazz Notes Intel: Eclectic French Violinist Scott Tixier Soars; Pianist ...

By Dan Ouellette, Senior Editor ZEALnyc, February 22, 2018  (No. 1) In a Saturday early-afternoon conversation, Scott Tixier stresses that he’s beyond busy. “I get distracted easily,” said the rising-star France-born, Brooklyn-based jazz violinist and composer when asked if he were ramping up for a new recording ...

Review: 'At Home At The Zoo' — Albee At His Best

By Jil Picariello, Theater Editor, February 22, 2018 In Edward Albee’s world, people quarrel, threaten, argue, fight, and struggle against each other. They bite, tussle, demean, condemn. His world is a bleak place, and yet it’s so much fun to be there, at least from ...

Review: Anna Caterina Antonacci Captivates and Conquers in a Rare ...

By Brian Taylor, Contributing Writer, February 21, 2018 New York City Opera brings the celebrated Anna Caterina Antonacci to Carnegie Hall for a rare, intimate recital and audiences should run, not walk. It is a privilege to experience vocalism of this caliber, and this former mezzo turned ...

The 30th Anniversary Edition of The Art Show Can Change ...

By A. E. Colas, Contributing Writer, February 21, 2018 The Art Show is one of those events that can change how you look at art. This show, now in its thirtieth year, is composed of ADAA (Art Dealers Association of America) members, all with extensive experience in ...

Review: The Met Revives the Rare 'Semiramide' With a Golden ...

By Mark McLaren, Editor in Chief, February 19, 2018 Offering palace intrigue and plot twists that would make a Trump White House blanch, the Metropolitan Opera tonight revived its beautiful production of Rossini's Semiramide, swathed in blue and gold and filling the house with impressive vocal pyrotechnics. ...

NYC This Week: 2.19.2018

By Mark McLaren, Editor in Chief, February 19, 2018 This President's Day, take some time to plan a great week of New York City culture. We have some great ideas. Tony Kushner's monumental Angels in America took Broadway by storm in 1993, with its unvarnished examination of AIDS ...

Art Break: LaToya Ruby Frazier Champions the Oppressed Through Photography ...

By A. E. Colas, Contributing Writer, February 19, 2018 Art Break knows that art and the act of creating it is a powerful thing. Nowhere is this more obvious than in the pieces of LaToya Ruby Frazier, now at Gavin Brown’s Enterprise in upper Manhattan. Her ...

Review: Drama Reigns at the New York Philharmonic, and Not ...

By Christopher Johnson, Contributing Writer, February 16, 2018 Those weren’t boos you heard at Thursday night’s Philharmonic concert at Geffen Hall—they were howls of rage and contempt, and cries of “What an idiot!,” and a shouting-match that might have led to fisticuffs if a ...

Review: The York Theatre's Oy-Vey-Worthy 'Bar Mitzvah Boy'

By Christopher Caggiano, Contributing Writer, February 15, 2018 First, let’s all acknowledge a deep debt of gratitude to the venerable York Theatre and their commitment both to fostering new musicals, and to unearthing old ones, polishing them off, and giving them a chance to shine in ...

Review: 'Hey, Look Me Over' Surprises at Encores!

By Christopher Caggiano, Contributing Writer, February 13, 2018 As any musical-theater devotee can tell you, Encores! is the annual series of performances at New York City Center of historical musicals that have somehow fallen through the cracks. Every year, Encores! chooses three musicals to resurrect, and each ...

New York City Ballet: Here/Now at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theater

http://www.nycballet.com/Season-Tickets/Winter-2018.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

This assortment from the 2017 Here/Now Festival celebrates ballet today and what its future may hold. Dark sophistication and otherworldly movements join the latest from Peck and indie stalwart Sufjan Stevens, their third collaboration in five years. Concluding the program is Ratmansky’s epic ...

Company Wayne McGregor at The Joyce

The Joyce Theater

http://www.joyce.org/performances/company-wayne-mcgregor

175 Eighth Avenue New York, NY 10011

British choreographer and director Wayne McGregor brings his hip contemporary dance company back to New York with Autobiography, a new piece with stunning set design and projections by artist Ben Cullen Williams, an electronic score by critically-acclaimed producer Jlin, lighting by award-winning ...

Flamenco Festival at New York City Center

Mainstage at New York City Center

https://www.nycitycenter.org/pdps/flamenco-festival/

131 West 55th Street, New York, NY 10019

A celebration of flamenco’s global allure, this exhilarating festival brings Spain’s finest dancers and musicians together, challenging the conventions of form while remaining stirringly authentic. “A PROUD, WILD, AND SUPREMELY VITAL EXPRESSION OF LIFE” —THE MIAMI HERALD Ballet Nacional ...

Tulsa Ballet at The Joyce

The Joyce Theater

http://www.joyce.org/performances/tulsa-ballet

175 Eighth Avenue New York, NY 10011

Tulsa Ballet returns for the first time in 9 years, with refreshing dancers who “move with breadth and weight and joy” (Financial Times). The program includes a world premiere by resident choreographer Ma Cong, who studied Chinese classical dance before turning to ballet. Also planned ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Roses,’ ‘Cloven Kingdom’ and a New Work at David H. Koch Theatre

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Set to music by Richard Wagner and Heinrich Baermann, Roses is a paean to love and relationships in various stages.  Some couples’ duets illustrate youthful ardor and love’s first blush.  A central duet suggests a more mature relationship characterized by support, security and the ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance Gala at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance presents a Gala night of performances for their current season at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center which includes company favorites and a new work by Bryan Arias. One of the exuberant dances from Mr. Taylor’s highly acclaimed collection of works set to ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Musical Offering,’ ‘Gossamer Gallants,’ and ‘Piazzolla Caldera’ at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

In 1747, Frederick the Great, King of Prussia, asked J.S. Bach to compose a fugue based on the king’s own music; Bach responded with A Musical Offering, built entirely on that “excellently beautiful” royal theme. Some 240 years later, unfazed by how revered Bach’s final chamber work had ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Arden Court,’ ‘Gossamer Gallants’ and ‘Esplanade’ at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

One of the exuberant dances from Mr. Taylor’s highly acclaimed collection of works set to baroque music.  Music by William Boyce accompanies a look at three kinds of relationships: supportive, competitive and flirtatious. “One of the few great art works created in [the 20th] century… ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Roses,’ ‘Promethean Fire’ and a New Work by Doug Varone at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Set to music by Richard Wagner and Heinrich Baermann, Roses is a paean to love and relationships in various stages.  Some couples’ duets illustrate youthful ardor and love’s first blush.  A central duet suggests a more mature relationship characterized by support, security and the ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Cloven Kingdom,’ ‘Piazzolla Caldera’ and a New Work By Paul Taylor at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

“Man is a social animal,” said Spinoza. Just below the surface of humans’ civilized veneer lurks an animal nature that cannot be ignored. The scene is a cotillion ball where members of high society are dressed in formal attire – the gentlemen in tailcoats and the ladies wearing gowns and ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Continuum,’ ‘Runes’ and ‘Esplanade’ at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Continuum is a new work by choreographer Lila York, commissioned through “Taylor Company Commissions” and made on the Taylor dancers. Continuum is set to Vivaldi’s “The Four Seasons” recomposed by Max Richter. It is an abstract work in nine sections that offer images of contemporary life ...

Brian Brooks Dance at The Joyce

The Joyce Theater

http://www.joyce.org/performances/brian-brooks-dance

175 Eighth Avenue New York, NY 10011

Contemporary dance maker Brian Brooks comes back to The Joyce with the New York premiere of Prelude, commissioned by Chicago’s Harris Theater for Music and Dance, where Brooks is currently the inaugural Choreographer in Residence. As if in a perpetual state of rewind, Prelude traces actions ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Set and Reset,’ ‘Eventide’ and ‘Mercuric Tidings’ at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

One of Trisha Brown’s masterpieces, Set and Reset is a playful exploration of visibility and invisibility, edge and instinct, featuring an original, electronic score by Laurie Anderson and visual design and costumes by Robert Rauschenberg. Propelled by hypnotic rhythms and dressed in luminous ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Changes,’ ‘Continuum’ and ‘Cloven Kingdom’ at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

The 1960s began in a spirit of unbridled optimism, with Americans electing the youngest President ever. That optimism was short-lived, dashed by assassinations, race riots and the nation’s tragic involvement in the Vietnam War. Changes revisits that time through songs of the iconic folk/rock ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Set and Reset,’ ‘Banquet of Vultures’ and ‘Promethean Fire’ at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

One of Trisha Brown’s masterpieces, Set and Reset is a playful exploration of visibility and invisibility, edge and instinct, featuring an original, electronic score by Laurie Anderson and visual design and costumes by Robert Rauschenberg. Propelled by hypnotic rhythms and dressed in luminous ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Musical Offering,’ ‘Arden Court’ and a New Work by Bryan Arias at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

In 1747, Frederick the Great, King of Prussia, asked J.S. Bach to compose a fugue based on the king’s own music; Bach responded with A Musical Offering, built entirely on that “excellently beautiful” royal theme. Some 240 years later, unfazed by how revered Bach’s final chamber work had ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Changes,’ ‘Eventide’ and ‘Piazzolla Caldera’ at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

The 1960s began in a spirit of unbridled optimism, with Americans electing the youngest President ever. That optimism was short-lived, dashed by assassinations, race riots and the nation’s tragic involvement in the Vietnam War. Changes revisits that time through songs of the iconic folk/rock ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Roses,’ ‘Mercuric Tidings’ and a New Work by Doug Varone at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Set to music by Richard Wagner and Heinrich Baermann, Roses is a paean to love and relationships in various stages.  Some couples’ duets illustrate youthful ardor and love’s first blush.  A central duet suggests a more mature relationship characterized by support, security and the ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Set and Reset,’ ‘Dances of Isadora’ and ‘Esplanade’ at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

One of Trisha Brown’s masterpieces, Set and Reset is a playful exploration of visibility and invisibility, edge and instinct, featuring an original, electronic score by Laurie Anderson and visual design and costumes by Robert Rauschenberg. Propelled by hypnotic rhythms and dressed in luminous ...

Stephen Petronio Company at The Joyce

The Joyce Theater

http://www.joyce.org/performances/stephen-petronio-company

175 Eighth Avenue New York, NY 10011

Stephen Petronio Company returns with the world premiere of Hardness 10. Titled in reference to the diamond as the hardest gem, Petronio’s third collaboration with Nico Muhly arcs from amorphous rumblings to glimmering clarity. The fourth installment of the company’s Bloodlines project, a ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Set and Reset,’ ‘Runes’ and ‘Mercuric Tidings’ at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

One of Trisha Brown’s masterpieces, Set and Reset is a playful exploration of visibility and invisibility, edge and instinct, featuring an original, electronic score by Laurie Anderson and visual design and costumes by Robert Rauschenberg. Propelled by hypnotic rhythms and dressed in luminous ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Dances of Isadora,’ ‘Piazzolla Caldera’ and a New Work by Bryan Arias at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Neruda wrote of poetry that mirrors “the flawed confusion of human beings,” poetry “worn away as if by acid by the labor of hands, impregnated with sweat and smoke, smelling of lilies and of urine, splashed by the variety of what we do, legally or illegally… as impure as old clothes, as a ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Dances of Isadora,’ ‘Promethean Fire’ and a New Work by Paul Taylor at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Set to three keyboard works by Bach as richly orchestrated by Stokowski, Promethean Fireexamines a kaleidoscope of emotional colors in the human condition. All 16 Taylor dancers, costumed in black, weave in and out of intricate patterns that mirror the way varied emotions weave themselves through ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Eventide,’ ‘Cloven Kingdom’ and a New Work by Doug Varone at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

“The American spirit soars when Taylor’s dances and dances meet, but rarely has it reached the sublime heights of this piece. It is a paean to remembered love, with couple after couple looking back even as they embrace an unknown future… It is bittersweet but, typical for Taylor, also ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Changes,’ ‘Continuum’ and ‘Gossamer Gallants’ at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

The 1960s began in a spirit of unbridled optimism, with Americans electing the youngest President ever. That optimism was short-lived, dashed by assassinations, race riots and the nation’s tragic involvement in the Vietnam War. Changes revisits that time through songs of the iconic folk/rock ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Dances of Isadora,’ ‘Banquet of Vultures’ and ‘Esplanade’ at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

“Paul Taylor might be the only American choreographer I would trust with the subject of war and Banquet of Vultures is one of his most jarring and effective works… The choice of music is Taylor’s genius stroke… what one might have heard at Abu Ghraib.” – Paul Horsley, Kansas City ...

Paul Taylor American Modern Dance: ‘Musical Offering,’ ‘Runes’ and ‘Mercuric Tidings’ at David H. Koch Theater

David H. Koch Theatre, Lincoln Center

https://davidhkochtheater.com/Season-Tickets/17-18-Season/Paul-Taylor-American-Modern-Dance.aspx

20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

In 1747, Frederick the Great, King of Prussia, asked J.S. Bach to compose a fugue based on the king’s own music; Bach responded with A Musical Offering, built entirely on that “excellently beautiful” royal theme. Some 240 years later, unfazed by how revered Bach’s final chamber work had ...

Dada Masilo/The Dance Factory at The Joyce

The Joyce Theater

http://www.joyce.org/performances/dada-masilothe-dance-factory

175 Eighth Avenue New York, NY 10011

Award-winning South African choreographer Dada Masilo presents a torrid retelling of the tragic-romantic ballet, Giselle. By setting the work in rural South Africa, Masilo imbues this version with African rituals and ceremonies as she highlights the themes of betrayal, heartbreak, grief and ...

Dance Theatre of Harlem at New York City Center

Mainstage at New York City Center

https://www.nycitycenter.org/pdps/dance-theatre-of-harlem/

131 West 55th Street, New York, NY 10019

Dance Theatre of Harlem’s 2018 season promises to be a thrilling evening of dance, featuring unique and inspiring works that reflect the company’s rich legacy and the diversity of 21st century ballet. Highlights include the New York premieres of acclaimed choreographer Darrell Grand ...

Ballet Hispánico at The Joyce

The Joyce Theater

http://www.joyce.org/performances/ballet-hispanico

175 Eighth Avenue New York, NY 10011

Ballet Hispánico offers two distinct Spanish choreographers’ takes on the literary icon Federico Garcia Lorca, as choreographer Gustavo Ramírez Sansano, who has made work for Nederlands Dans Theater, delves into the life of the celebrated Spanish poet and playwright during his time in New York ...

Martha Graham Dance Company Presents ‘Sacred/Profane’ at New York City Center

Mainstage at New York City Center

https://www.nycitycenter.org/pdps/Martha-Graham-Dance-Company/

131 West 55th Street, New York, NY 10019

The renowned Martha GrahamDance Company brings Sacred/Profane back to New York after its acclaimed international tour. Experience the powerhouse Graham dancers in this season’s world premiere and recent commissions, including Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui’s audience favorite, Mosaic. Rediscover ...

Lar Lubovitch Dance Company at The Joyce

The Joyce Theater

http://www.joyce.org/performances/lar-lubovitch-dance-company

175 Eighth Avenue New York, NY 10011

One of America’s most revered master choreographers, Lar Lubovitch celebrates his company’s 50th anniversary with two programs that highlight his “ravishing…complicated and mysterious” work (The New Yorker). Lubovitch presents a haunting world premiere, set to seldom-heard choral ...

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