New York City Center's 11th Annual

Fall for Dance Festival

Oct 8 - 19, 2014

See ballet, Memphis Jookin', and everything in between at New York City Center’s 11th annual Fall for Dance Festival, which features 24 acclaimed dance companies and artists in free performances in Central Park and $15 performances at City Center.

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Career Transition For Dancers’ 29th Anniversary Jubilee Gala

Oct 6, 2014

A rockin’ ride through the most inimitable, iconic entertainment capital of the world—a mecca for arts and culture. Dance with us around our town, the most diverse city alive!

New York City Center Gala

Encores! Celebrates Rodgers and Hammerstein and Hart

Oct 27, 2014

Join City Center as we honor Bobbie and Lew Frankfort for their passionate, enduring commitment to City Center’s education programs, which reach more than 9,000 children in New York each year.

An Encores! Special Event

The Band Wagon

Nov 6 - 16, 2014

Brian Stokes Mitchell stars in the classic showbiz tale of a washed-up Hollywood star who attempts to make a comeback by doing a Broadway show.

The Little Orchestra Society

Four Seasons: A Spinning Planet

Nov 22, 2014

The Little Orchestra Society, in association with New York City Center, presents a new program based on stories about our planet inspired by ancient and timeless animal fables from around the globe.

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Dec 3, 2014 - Jan 4, 2015

Let Ailey lift you and experience why NBC's Today Show raved, "go see Ailey. It's change-your-life good."


Lady, Be Good

Feb 4 - 8, 2015

This show will send you back in time to the Roaring Twenties, when speakeasies and the Charleston were all the rage, and George and Ira Gershwin’s first hit collaboration ushered in the golden age of American musical comedy.

A Bailar: Dance at the Center

Havana Rakatan

Feb 18 - 22, 2015

Salsa, mambo, jazz, bolero, and rumba come alive in Havana Rakatan, which explores the roots of Cuban music and dance, a unique fusion of Spanish culture and African spiritual beliefs.

A Bailar: Dance at the Center


Feb 26 - Mar 1, 2015

Deeply rooted in Argentinean culture, tango has long fascinated and captivated the world with its sensuality, power and beauty.

A Bailar: Dance at the Center

Ballet Flamenco Sara Baras

Mar 4 - 7, 2015

Ballet Flamenco Sara Baras’ brand-new show, Voces, Suite Flamenca, captures the emotion, drama and passion of traditional flamenco with a vibrant contemporary edge.


Paint Your Wagon

Mar 18 - 22, 2015

Set in a mining camp in Gold Rush-era California, Paint Your Wagon is the story of a grizzled prospector whose daughter finds gold—and love—changing their lives forever.

Dance Theatre of Harlem

Apr 8-11, 2015

Dance Theatre of Harlem returns home to City Center with boldly dynamic programs that fit together to define the diversity of 21st century ballet.



May 6 - 10, 2015

A galvanic re-imagining of Nikos Kazantzakis’s tale of a larger-than-life Greek jack of all trades who “lives every day as if it will be his last.”

Ardani Artists

Eifman Ballet of St. Petersburg

May 22 - 24, 2015

Boris Eifman's new ballet is based on the novel Tender Is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald.

Sergei Danilian presents

Natalia Osipova & Ivan Vasiliev in Solo for Two

Aug 7 - 8, 2015

The world's most celebrated dancing partners reunite for the New York premiere of a triple bill featuring works by three acclaimed choreographers.

Stages 1 & 2 / Studios

Manhattan Theatre Club

Lost Lake

Oct 21 - Dec 21, 2014

David Auburn, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Proof, returns to MTC with Lost Lake, an engrossing and revealing portrait of two strangers bound together by circumstance.

Manhattan Theatre Club

By The Water

Nov 4 - Dec 7, 2014

Determined to rebuild after Hurricane Sandy, Marty wages a campaign to save his neighborhood and his home, but when his sons arrive to help their parents dig out, past betrayals come rushing to the surface.

Manhattan Theatre Club

The World of Extreme Happiness

Feb 3 - Apr 5, 2015

In this fierce, unflinching drama, a woman who is determined to escape her life in rural China tries to forge a new identity in the city.

Studio 5 at City Center

Dance with Wendy Whelan

Apr 13, 2015

As part of her new role as New York City Center’s first Artistic Associate, Wendy Whelan will curate a dynamic exploration of dance.

Manhattan Theatre Club

The Swing of the Sea

May 26 - Jul 26, 2015

In this new Richard Greenberg play, patriarch Max has died, leaving behind two sons and a lover. All three reunite for an evening filled with secrets, passions, and ghosts of the past.

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