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Lincoln Center, 70 West 63rd Street, New York, NY 10023

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ADDITIONAL INFO

David H Koch Theater is part of the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts complex.

Lincoln Center, 70 West 63rd Street, New York, NY 10023

Year opened: 1964
Capacity: 2,586

  • Disabled access
  • Air conditioning
  • In-house bar

Originally known as the New York State Theater, it opened in 1964 as a theater for ballet, modern and other forms of dance, as well as serving as the home of the New York City Opera until 2011. Now it plays host as the home of the world-famous New York City Ballet, and forms part of the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. It was renamed after oil and gas billionaire David H. Koch who donated millions to the renovation of the theater in 2008.

Upcoming Highlights

  • New York City Ballet: Swan Lake

    Opens Sep 22

  • New York City Ballet: Fall Gala

    Sep 30, 2015

  • New York City Ballet: All Balanchine

    Opens Oct 01

  • New York City Ballet: Americana x Five

    Opens Oct 02

  • New York City Ballet: 21st Century Choreographers

    Opens Oct 08

New York City Ballet: Swan Lake

September 22-29, 2015

The legendary New York City Ballet presents a masterful retelling of the Tchaikovsky-Pepita classic melded with the nuances of George Balanchine's daring one-act version of Swan Lake, deftly brought together under the creative eye of Danish danseur and choreographer Peter Martins. This new full-length production boasts the lucidity, speed and precision that the NYCB is renowned for while keeping elements from the traditional score, culminating in a must-see for first timers and old fans alike!

New York City Ballet: Fall Gala

September 30, 2015

Now in its fourth year New York City Ballet's hotly anticipated Fall Gala, as created by board Vice Chair Sarah Jessica Parker, is the ultimate blend of ballet and fashion, where the bright lights of the choreographic world come together with some of fashion's biggest names to create a glittering, sartorial spectacular!

New York City Ballet: All Balanchine

October 1-11, 2015

Dedicated to the late dance master and co-founder of the NYCB, this double bill includes two of Balanchine's finest pieces, set to music from Tchaikovsky and Brahms.

New York City Ballet: Americana x Five

October 2-7, 2015

Prepare yourself for a celebration of the nation's greatest American composers and the choreographers who have interpreted their works in this special mixed programme of five pieces. From Balanchine to Peck, old and the new, the company will use their world-class talents to bring you an unforgettable evening of homegrown innovation and virtuosity.

New York City Ballet: 21st Century Choreographers

October 8, 2015-February 25, 2016

Five incredible young choreographer's works are celebrated in this impressive program from the NYCB, showcasing the company's dedication to innovative new pieces and talent.

September '15
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November '15

Nov 27, 2015-Jan 3, 2016

December '15

Nov 27, 2015-Jan 3, 2016

January '16

Nov 27, 2015-Jan 3, 2016

February '16
April '16
May '16

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