New York Theatre Ballet (NYTB) will perform at 92Y from January 9-11, 2014. 92Y is located at 1395 Lexington Avenue New York, NY 10128 (Lexington Avenue and 92nd Street). Performances: Friday and Saturday at 8pm;and Sunday at 3pm. Tickets are $25 ($15 for students), and are available online at http://www.92y.org, by calling the 92Y box office at 212.415.5500, or by visiting the box office, Sun-Thu: 12 pm-8 pm and Fri: 12-5 pm.
The program will feature a revival of Sallie Wilson’s Romeo & Juliet Pas de Deux, originally choreographed for New York Theatre Ballet in 2004; A Rugged Flourish, choreography by Richard Alston; Game Two, choreography by Matthew Neenan; Rondo, choreography by Jerome Robbins; and Short Memory, choreography by Pam Tanowitz.
About the Company: New York Theatre Ballet
New York Theatre Ballet (NYTB), founded in 1978 by artistic director Diana Byer, is the most widely seen chamber ballet company in the United States and has been hailed by The New York Times as “an invaluable company.” NYTB is dedicated to inspiring a love of dance in diverse audiences through performances of chamber ballet masterpieces and bold new works, as well as innovative one-hour ballets for children, all at affordable prices.
By pairing the ballets of legendary creators with those of contemporary visionaries, NYTB brings a new understanding and appreciation of dance. The approach to live performance for children is groundbreaking and unique. New York Theatre Ballet offers an annual series of hour-long ballets tailored to the attention span of young audience members, while offering high production values and clever choreography sophisticated enough for discerning parents.
NYTB is committed to reaching underserved audiences by performing in small cities throughout the U.S. Its professional school provides ballet training based on the Cecchetti syllabus. Classes are offered at affordable prices. Scholarships are awarded to talented homeless and underserved children along with support for well-rounded learning.
Theater: 92nd Street Y Harkness Dance Center
Address: 1395 Lexington Ave
New York, NY 10128
Cost:$25 ($15 for students)
Buy Tickets Online or Call: 92nd Street Y at (212) 415-5500