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

Formerly New York State Theater

Venue exterior

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: 2586

  • 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: All Robbins

    Booking until Apr 22

  • Joffrey Ballet - Romeo & Juliet

    Opens Mar 29

  • New York City Ballet: All Balanchine - Spring

    Opens Apr 18

  • New York City Ballet: Here and Now No. 3 - Peck

    Opens Apr 27

  • New York City Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream

    Opens May 23

New York City Ballet: All Robbins

Until April 22, 2017

The New York City Ballet presents another breathtaking 'All Robbins' recital of two ballet works by ballet master and Broadway choreographer/director Jerome Robbins, each a brilliant example of the world-renowned choreographer's creativity and prowess in dance. The two pieces performed will be Dances at a Gathering and the West Side Story Suite.

Joffrey Ballet - Romeo & Juliet

March 29-31, 2017

Worlds collide in The Joffrey Ballet's re-telling of Shakespeare's masterpiece. Pitched against an ever-changing landscape some of the 20th Century's most intriguing political eras, the universal tale of star-crossed lovers from the wrong backgrounds proves that the show will go on, regardless of the shifting of time.

New York City Ballet: All Balanchine - Spring

April 18-23, 2017

NYCB present another not-to-be-missed tribute to their legendary patriarch. With Spring 2017's program containing three of Balanchine's works, including the monumental spectacle of Symphony in C, these presentations will be a sure treat for fans of the man or his beloved company.

New York City Ballet: Here and Now No. 3 - Peck

April 27-May 3, 2017

For their third presentation of the Here/Now festival, New York City Ballet pay tribute to their Resident choreographer, one of the company's youngest ever, the inimitable Justin Peck. In this, the first full Peck program by company, expect to be dazzled by some of his best-known works, including the geometric In Creases, the bold New Blood, Sufjan Stevens scored Everywhere We Go alongside a brand new piece, his first ever for just two dancers.

New York City Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream

May 23-28, 2017

A ballet about the transforming power of love, George Balanchine's A Midsummer Night's Dream, is based on William Shakespeare's comedy about the romantic adventures and misadventures, quarrels and reunitings, of two pairs of mortal lovers and the king and queen of the fairies.

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