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70 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023


The Lincoln Center is a 16-acre arts and entertainment complex in the heart of New York City. Created as part of the John D Rockefeller III-led urban regeneration project for the Lincoln Square area, the development was constructed in the years between 1959 and 1966 and houses 30 of NYC's most famous arts and cultural centers of excellence.

Upcoming Highlights

  • Metropolitan Opera: Turandot

    Booking until Jan 30

  • Metropolitan Opera: Anna Bolena

    Booking until Jan 09

  • New York City Ballet: 21st Century Choreographers

    Opens Oct 08

  • Metropolitan Opera: Rigoletto

    Opens Oct 20

  • NYCB: The Nutcracker

    Opens Nov 27

Metropolitan Opera: Turandot

Metropolitan Opera House

Until January 30, 2016

Sworn against love by the death of her mother, proud Princess Turandot prefers watching her suitors meet a grisly end and having their heads placed on spikes at the palace gates, yet they still vie to win her hand. When Calaf takes up the challenge, the unattainable beauty may have met her match in this lavish spectacle and final masterpiece from Puccini.

Metropolitan Opera: Anna Bolena

Metropolitan Opera House

Until January 9, 2016

This emotionally powerful opera depicts the last days of Anne Boleyn, the doomed second wife of England's heir-mad King Henry VIII. As his attention in his wife wains, her last days at court are numbered as he prepares the altar for his mistress and Anne's friend and confidant Jane Seymour. Defiant, but increasingly delusional as a fatal plot is cooked up against her.

New York City Ballet: 21st Century Choreographers

David H Koch Theater

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.

Metropolitan Opera: Rigoletto

Metropolitan Opera House

October 20-December 17, 2015

Director Michael Mayer's hit production of Verdi's powerful tragedy sees 1500s Mantua replaced by a seedy and gaudy Las Vegas in 1960; the ideal setting for this eternal conflict of depravity and innocence. As with many operas, the themes of revenge, mistaken identities and divine intervention feature heavily in this; something that was quite hidden in Victor Hugo's original novel until Verdi put it to music.

NYCB: The Nutcracker

David H Koch Theater

November 27, 2015-January 3, 2016

This is the production that is the heart of New York City's year-end holiday season. Whether it is a family tradition or a once-in-a-lifetime visit, your experience of this glittering classic ballet will stay with you forever and warm your spirit! A lavish, full-scale spectacle, there's a reason this is the City's favourite holiday show!

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