July 24-August 11, 2019. Enjoy longstanding favorites and discover something new with three jam-packed weeks of world-class music, dance, and spoken word on the plazas of Lincoln Center. And it’s absolutely FREE!
Adekunle Gold talks about his musical journey, in anticipation of his August 8 show at Lincoln Center Out of Doors.
Brooklyn-based artist Arooj Aftab speaks about her musical style and transformation.
A trip through the renowned cellist's inspirations
Composer-producer-musician Adrian Quesada on his latest project, Look at My Soul: The Latin Shade of Texas Soul, which comes to Lincoln Center Out of Doors
Lincoln Center Out of Doors pays tribute to a pioneering television show and live series that celebrated Black Arts.
It's free, it's in the fresh air, and there's a world of music to hear.
A reflection from one of the poets featured in this weekend's Out of Doors event, La Casita
Steve Jordan's all-star funk band is taking the idea of a supergroup to the next level.
A personal reflection on one of the musicians featured in NPR's Turning the Tables Live: 21st-Century Edition
In advance of their July 28 performance at Lincoln Center Out of Doors, Brooklyn musical duo Soul Science Lab discuss their distinct sound and vision.
Enjoy these free events at Lincoln center next month.
Meet Tamar-kali, who performs at Lincoln Center Out of Doors tonight (July 25).
Coming together in a space where the music amplifies the message.
For the hip-hop legend and Wu Tang founder RZA, kung fu is a dance and he has a new score for it.
The 48th season of Lincoln Center Out of Doors begins July 24.
Enjoy these free events at Lincoln Center next month.
Legendary accordionist Flaco Jiménez brings his signature sound to Lincoln Center Out of Doors.
Meet the artist who creates the stage for La Casita
Your Bollywood education starts now!
L.A. composer and musician Miguel Atwood-Ferguson shares what he loves about hip-hop legend J Dilla.
The British songstress talks influences, advice, and future plans.
Celebrating Latinx art and activism with the Nosotros Festival.
Xenia Rubinos plays Lincoln Center on July 27 as part of the Nosotros Festival.
Explore our world with these musical adventurers from five continents.
Associate Producer Daniel Soto wants to thank his older brother for introducing him to J Dilla.
After a 30-plus year hiatus, double dutch returns to the plazas of Lincoln Center.
Lincoln Center staffers share their personal picks.
Find your answer with this handy flow chart.
Jill Sternheimer—the curatorial force behind Midsummer Night Swing and Lincoln Center Out of Doors—provides the soundtrack for summer parties.
Lara Pellegrinelli talks to Toronto-based rocker SATE about fire, fear, and Fishbone.
The legendary singer imparts wisdom gained from a life of resilience and music.
Lara Pellegrinelli talks to thunder-voiced Pastor Brady Blade Sr. about the revival of his mythic gospel show.
At the world's "most multicultural festival in the U.S." according to the New York Times, there's something for everyone.
Discover the iconic “Muscle Shoals sound” with these tracks, hand-picked by the musicians that created it.
Singer-songwriter Rosanne Cash closed a bill with The Lone Bellow and Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale at Americanafest NYC at Lincoln Center Out of Doors on August 9, 2014.
Enjoy longstanding favorites and discover something new with three jam-packed weeks of world-class music, dance, and spoken word on the plazas of Lincoln Center. And it’s absolutely FREE!
The welcoming green space of Barclay’s Capital Grove is located just north of the Metropolitan Opera House, next to the Paul Milstein Pool and Terrace. Rectangular in shape and planted with London Plane Trees, the Grove offers a shaded canopy with moveable chairs underneath for visitors t...
Facing the entrance to Alice Tully Hall at West 65th Street and Broadway, this rising bank of steps invites passersby to sit, relax, and people watch. The Grandstand is the locale for a wide variety of free public performances during warmer months. These include musical shows and marching parade eve...
Hearst Plaza is located behind David Geffen Hall between the Metropolitan Opera House and the Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Lawn, flanked by the shaded green trees of Barclay’s Grove to the south. The center of the plaza showcases the infinity pool of the Paul Milstein Pool and Terrace surround...
Opened in 1969, the Guggenheim Bandshell in Damrosch Park can be found on West 62nd Street, west of the David H. Koch Theater, and between Columbus and Amsterdam Avenues. The Park’s Bandshell stage, set amidst verdant trees and planted flowerbeds, has been the open-air ballroom for New York Ci...
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (LCPA) serves three primary roles: presenter of artistic programming, national leader in arts and education and community relations, and manager of the Lincoln Center campus. A presenter of more than 3,000 free and ticketed events, performances, tours, and educ...
Getting to Lincoln Center...
Paving the way to world class performance since 1962, Lincoln Center invites art savants and newcomers alike to see what it feels like to let art in. Renowned for an eclectic mix of thousands of events held annually and a groundswell of creative energy all throughout the masterfully designed campus, you could come every day of the year and still only scratch the surface.