New work abounds in encore performances of season premieres from Principal Dancer Lauren Lovette, Corps Member Peter Walker, and Alexei Ratmansky, accompanied by the return of Peter Martins’ fleet-footed game of cards and Christopher Wheeldon’s touching pas de deux.
Jeu de Cartes
Music by: Igor Stravinsky
Choreography by: Peter Martins
With a poker table backdrop for dancers dressed as playing cards, the whimsical Jeu de Cartes pairs fleet-footed choreography with Stravinsky's boisterous and wildly rhythmic score.
After the Rain Pas de Deux
Music by: Arvo Pärt
Choreography by: Christopher Wheeldon
Full of heartfelt emotion, this simple yet stirring pas de deux leaves audiences in silent awe.
New Lovette (World Premiere)
Music by: Robert Schumann
Choreography by: Lauren Lovette
Principal Casting: SEPT 20: Emilie Gerrity*, Unity Phelan*, Indiana Woodward*, Zachary Catazaro*, Chase Finlay*
NYCB’s newest female principal, Lauren Lovette takes on a new role in the rehearsal studio, choreographing her first work for the Company.
New Walker (World Premiere)
Music by: Thomas Kikta
Choreography by: Peter Walker
Principal Casting: SEPT 20: Emily Kikta*, Ashly Isaacs*, Sarah Villwock*, Rachel Hutsell*, Gretchen Smith*, Russell Janzen*, Taylor Stanley*, Spartak Hoxha*, Daniel Applebaum*, Sean Suozzi* (*First time in role)
Corps de Ballet Member Peter Walker has caught the attention of dance enthusiasts for years in social media videos featuring his fellow dancers, and now he brings his choreographic talents from the screen to the stage.
Choreography by: Alexei Ratmansky
Critics have acclaimed Alexei Ratmansky’s NYCB works as resounding hits and in Spring 2017 he’ll be inspired again by the Company’s versatile dancers.
$30.00 - $175.00
Lincoln Center - David H. Koch Theatre
63rd and Broadway, New York, NY
Designed by architect Phillip Johnson, the cavernous jewel-box-like interior and massive stage are conducive to the spectacular operas and ballets usually staged here. It is located in Lincoln Center, one of the world's great cultural complexes.
members' rating of venue:
1/9 - 66th Street Lincoln Center
Half price tickets available for wheelchair user and companion. Enter from Amsterdam Avenue one block north of 62. Park in Lincoln Center Garage handicapped area. Please call 212.870.5500 24 hours in advance to alert the management. 9 steps at main entrance. Infrared. Supertitles, on occasion.
Sat, May 6 @ 2:00 PM
Sat, May 6 @ 8:00 PM
Sun, May 7 @ 3:00 PM