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  • American Ballet Theatre - Romeo and Juliet

    Until May 30, 2020

  • American Ballet Theatre - Of Love and Rage

    Jun 2 - 6, 2020

  • American Ballet Theatre - Giselle

    Jun 8 - 13, 2020

  • American Ballet Theatre - The Sleeping Beauty

    Jun 18 - 20, 2020

  • American Ballet Theatre - Jane Eyre

    Jun 22 - 25, 2020

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American Ballet Theatre - Romeo and Juliet

Until May 30, 2020

One of America Ballet Theatres' most well-known productions, the story of Verona's tragic star-crossed lovers is given a new lease of life by Sir Kenneth MacMillan in this gorgeous production, with Renaissance Italy providing an elegant and period-perfect background for Sergei Prokofiev's fantastic and unforgettable score.

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American Ballet Theatre - Of Love and Rage

June 2 - 6, 2020

Celebrated dance maker and ABT artist-in-residence Alexei Ratmansky unveils a breathtaking world premiere this summer. Based on the ancient Greek novel Callirhoe, Of Love and Rage is set to music by Soviet Armenian composer Aram Katchaturian and grounded in Guillaume Gallienne's highly expressive French theater philosophy. The contemporary interpretation explores the human emotions of love, rage, and jealousy whilst also incorporating elements of Greek drama like the ensemble Chorus role.

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American Ballet Theatre - Giselle

June 8 - 13, 2020

Wildly successful in their quest to preserve and extend the great legacy of classical dancing, American Ballet Theatre has garnered the reputation as one of the greatest dance companies in the world ever since its formation in 1939. Experience one of their repertoire classics during their calling card adaptation of Giselle, the apex of romantic ballet modeled on the choreography of ballet masters Jean Coralli, Jules Perrot and Marius Petipa.

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American Ballet Theatre - The Sleeping Beauty

June 18 - 20, 2020

Prepare to be mesmerized by this wonderfully magical ballet, recounting one of our most beloved fairytales, that of the cursed Princess Aurora, otherwise known as The Sleeping Beauty. The first ballet scored by Tchaikovsky. Lovingly reimagined by Alexi Ratmansky, the production still retains the most treasured and iconic parts of the ballet - with a monumental twist!

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American Ballet Theatre - Jane Eyre

June 22 - 25, 2020

Charlotte Bronte's stormy Victorian romance comes to the stage in this stirring ballet adaptation by Cathy Marston, staged by Daniel de Andrade and Jenny Tattersall. Lending itself naturally to the language of dance, Jane Eyre is a soul-stirring journey of bravery and love that begins when Jane, an orphaned young woman, is sent to the home of the mysterious Mr. Rochester to become a Governess.

Metropolitan Opera House

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Lincoln Center, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

  • Year opened: 1966
  • Capacity: 3800
  • Concession stands
  • Merchandise booths
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  • Air conditioning
  • In-house bar
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As part of the Lincoln Center for Performing Arts, this venue dedicated to ballet and opera first opened in 1966, replacing the original Metropolitan Opera House that opened in 1883 on Broadway, but was too small for advancing technology and stagecraft. It has a total of 4,000 seats, making it the largest purpose-built opera house in the world.

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