Dance Week

Welcome to Dance Week (May 30–June 4), a celebration for dance lovers everywhere! The week-long retrospective features more than 40 years of iconic performances captured on the Lincoln Center campus, some not seen in decades. Experience luminous performances by world-renowned companies—Ballet Hispánico, New York City Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, the School of American Ballet, and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.  

Featured repertory ranges from classical to contemporary with choreography by Michel Fokine, Alvin Ailey, Justin Peck, and other esteemed artists. Rare highlights include landmark NYCB works by George Balanchine with some dancers in the roles that he created for them. In addition, Dance Week includes specially themed Pop-Up Classrooms in collaboration with the Juilliard School, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, and New York City Ballet.

Explore the programs and schedule below. The offerings will be streamed at LincolnCenter.org and will be available to watch on demand for a limited time. Enjoy!

Dance Week is made possible by the Arnhold Dance Innovation Fund

Lincoln Center at Home is made possible by Founding Partner The Audrey and Martin Gruss Discovery Fund. Major support is provided by the Arnhold Dance Innovation Fund. Additional support is provided by PGIM, the Global Investment Management Business of Prudential Financial, Inc., Rita E. and Gustave M. Hauser, Comcast NBCUniversal, and Lincoln Center’s generous donors and supporters.

Lincoln Center at the Movies: Great American Dance is made possible by Founding Partners Jody and John Arnhold and the Howard Gilman Foundation. Additional support provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, Nora and James Orphanides, Orphanides & Associates LLC, Stuart Coleman, the Blavatnik Family Foundation Fund for Dance and the Rockefeller Brothers Fund. Ballet Hispánico’s production of CARMEN.maquia and Club Havana for Lincoln Center at the Movies: Great American Dance is made possible by The Arnhold Foundation.

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s production of Revelations, Chroma, Grace, and Takademefor Lincoln Center at the Movies: Great American Dance is supported by a grant from the Howard Gilman Foundation.

Special thanks to Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, American Ballet Theatre, Ballet Hispánico, New York City Ballet, The George Balanchine Trusts, and The School of American Ballet for their generosity.

New York City Ballet’s presentations are made possible through the cooperation of the American Guild of Musical Artists, American Federation of Musicians Local 802, Theatrical Protective Union Local No. One, Theatrical Wardrobe Union Local 764, and United Scenic Artists Local 829.

Live From Lincoln Center is made possible by The Audrey and Martin Gruss Foundation, The family of Robert Wood Johnson III, The Robert and Renée Belfer Family Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts.

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