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New York City Center, 131 West 55th Street, New York, NY 10019

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New York City Center Mainstage is part of the New York City Center complex.

New York City Center, 131 West 55th Street, New York, NY 10019

Year opened: 1943

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The New York City Center was Manhattan’s first performing arts center and now accommodates many performing arts companies, such as City Center’s Principal Dance Company and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. It also hosts many other national and international artists. The company hosts a variety of workshops that are popular with families, seniors and schools. The New York City Center's Mainstage has 2,257 seats.

Upcoming Highlights

  • Natalia Osipova & Ivan Vasiliev

    Opens Aug 07

  • 30th Anniversary Pearl Jubilee

    Sep 28, 2015

  • Annie Get Your Gun In Concert

    Oct 27, 2015

  • Sylvie Guillem: Life In Progress

    Opens Nov 12

Natalia Osipova & Ivan Vasiliev

August 7-8, 2015

Alumni of the Bolshoi and the Mihaylovsky between them, Natalia Osipova & Ivan Vasiliev are widley regarded as leading talents of their generation. The dance superstars have now devised Solo for Two, a new show that allows them to explore the nature of contemporary dance, on their own, enthralling terms.

30th Anniversary Pearl Jubilee

September 28, 2015

Join a veritable smorgasbord of stars at the spectacular Pearl Jubilee, this year celebrating 30 years of connecting dancers with their futures as they make a career transition. Featuring guest stars and special performances, this one night only event is sure to be a Fall highlight for dancers and fans.

Annie Get Your Gun In Concert

October 27, 2015

Megan Hilty will lead this very special gala concert performance of Annie Get Your Gun. Partially based on the true story of legendary sharpshooter Annie Oakley, Irving Berlin's sparkling musical includes such classics as You Can't Get a Man With a Gun, There's No Business Like Show Business and Anything You Can Do.

Sylvie Guillem: Life In Progress

November 12-14, 2015

One of the most talented ballet and contemporary dancers of our time is celebrated in this very special production. With over 35 years' experience in both disciplines, this production will see Guillem dance two new pieces including techne, a solo featuring live musicians on stage and choreographed by Sacred Monsters creator Akram Khan. The second work is a duet entitled Here & After with Italian dancer Emanuela Montanari from La Scala, choreographed by Russell Maliphant.

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