Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Dec 2, 2015 - Jan 3, 2016

“The irresistible dancers of Ailey are back” (The New Yorker) with a dazzling array of offerings.

The 4th Annual

Patrice O’Neal Comedy Benefit

Jan 26, 2016 at 7pm

The Annual Patrice O’Neal Comedy Benefit is a night of stand-up comedy to honor the memory of a master comedian and true friend.


Cabin in the Sky

Feb 10 - 14, 2016

This 1940 musical about the salvation of a charming ne’er-do-well features jazz hits such as “Taking a Chance on Love.”

Les Ballets de Monte Carlo

Jean-Christophe Maillot’s Cinderella

Feb 18 - 20, 2016

This dark, sensual, and compulsively watchable 1999 ballet strips the Cinderella fairy tale of its sugar.

Pacific Northwest Ballet

Feb 24 - 27, 2016

The renowned Seattle company returns to City Center with two programs of Balanchine masterpieces and contemporary works.

Flamenco Festival 2016

Mar 10 - 19, 2016

Spain’s finest dancers and singers come to City Center for a stirringly authentic celebration of flamenco.



Mar 30 - Apr 3, 2016

Ring in the election year with this classic Tony Award-winning musical about how the founding fathers gave birth to a new nation.

Dance Theatre of Harlem

Apr 6 - 9, 2016

See passion on pointe from the beloved dance company that captures the diversity of 21st century ballet.

Martha Graham Dance Company


Apr 14 - 18, 2016

Rediscover Martha Graham’s genius for capturing the human spirit at her company’s 90th anniversary season.


Dido and Aeneas

Apr 28 - 29, 2016

Kelli O’Hara, Victoria Clark, and more than 100 of New York’s finest choral singers perform Henry Purcell’s tempestuous Baroque opera.


Do I Hear a Waltz?

May 11 - 15, 2016

This ravishing 1965 musical marked the only collaboration of Richard Rodgers and Stephen Sondheim.

Cherry Orchard Festival Presents

Theatre of Nations
Shukshin's Stories

Jun 8 - 11, 2016

Several vignettes full of love, humor, nostalgia, laughter, and authenticity based on the famous stories of Vasily Shukshin.

Stages I & II / Studios

Manhattan Theatre Club


Oct 1 - Dec 6, 2015

A hilarious and heartfelt new comedy featuring Marylouise Burke and Holland Taylor, written by Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire and directed by David Hyde Pierce.

Manhattan Theatre Club

Important Hats of the Twentieth Century

Nov 10 - Dec 13, 2015

The rip-roaring tale of Sam Greevy, the hottest fashion designer in 1930’s New York… that is, until rival Paul Roms starts releasing strange but popular pieces.

Manhattan Theatre Club

Prodigal Son

Jan 19 - Mar 20, 2016

A passionate, explosive portrait of a young man on the verge of salvation or destruction, written and directed by John Patrick Shanley (of Tony, Academy Award, and Pulitzer Prize fame).

Mint Theater Company presents

Women Without Men

Jan 30 - Mar 26, 2016

Jean Wade is an enthusiastic young teacher new to the school; she soon finds herself at odds with her quarrelsome colleagues.

Studio 5 at City Center

Balanchine on the Coasts

Feb 22, 2016

Join New York City Ballet alums Peter Boal and Wendy Whelan for an exploration of George Balanchine's immortal choreography.

Studio 5 at City Center

Breaking Barriers

Apr 4, 2016

Wendy Whelan moderates a conversation with three women whose experiences map the evolving history of race in ballet: Raven Wilkinson, Virginia Johnson, and Stella Abrera.

Manhattan Theatre Club


May 3 - Jun 26, 2016

A pathologist steals the brain of Albert Einstein; a neuropsychologist embarks on her first romance with another woman; a seizure patient forgets everything but how much he loves his girlfriend.

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