Last updated: August, 2021
When you visit the New York City Center website, our servers automatically collect information including information about the IP address from which you access the site (an IP address is the number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the web), the pages you visit, the date and time you access our site, and the type of browser and operating system that you are using. We use this information to better understand how our site is used and we may use it to guide us on what updates and enhancements to make. This information is compiled and analyzed on an aggregated basis, rather than on an individual basis.
Email and Other Content
You may choose to provide us with personal information in an email message to one of the addresses listed throughout our site. We customarily use this information only to respond to your message.
Other Personally Identifiable Information That We Collect
New York City Center collects personally identifiable information about you that you voluntarily submit to us. We may collect this information in a variety of ways, including without limitation when you subscribe to our email club (as described above) or post or submit content on the Website. You may visit the Website anonymously, and you may always refuse to supply personally identifiable information, although it may prevent you from using certain features on the Website. For example, you may not be able to purchase tickets to events at New York City Center without supplying personal information. The personally identifiable information which you may voluntarily provide to us and we may collect may include, without limitation:
- Your name, address, email address, profession, and telephone number.
- Any content (e.g., comments, photographs, information, and other materials) that you post on the Website or submit to us on the Website.
- Communications between you and us (e.g., emails).
User Content and Communication with Us
Any material or communications you post or submit on the Website or transmit to us by email, including, without limitation, any information, photographs, data, questions, comments, or suggestions, will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and may be used by us for any purpose, including, without limitation, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting.
To opt-out of any future promotional messages from us, either electronic or otherwise, you should send an unsubscribe request to us at info@NYCityCenter.org. We will process your request within a reasonable time after receipt.
Protection for Children
New York City Center does not solicit personal information from children. Visitors under thirteen years of age should remember that they are required to obtain an adult's permission before submitting any personal information to this Website or any other website. We do not seek to collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. When we become aware that personal information from a child under 13 has been collected without such child’s parent or guardian’s consent, we will use all reasonable efforts to delete such information from our database. If you believe that we might have collected any information from or about a child under the age of 13, please contact us at info@NYCityCenter.org.
Cookies and Similar Technologies
We may use “cookies,” “device identifiers” or similar types of technology (e.g., pixels tags, web beacons, clear GIFs, and local storage) to collect information about your use of the Website, such as pages you have visited, content you have viewed and search queries you have run. We may use this information to help us enhance the efficiency and usefulness of the Website and for other purposes to make your visit more convenient or to enable us to enhance the Website. Cookies are small files of information that are stored on your computer's hard drive by your Web browser, and “device identifiers” are files that are stored on your mobile device that identify your device. The cookies we use do not contain any personal information. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can change the preferences of your browser so that it does not accept or blocks them or other types of local data storage. If you block cookies or other types of local data storage you may not be able to use certain Website features or functions on the New York City Center Website.
Third-Party Cookies and Advertising
To learn more about advertising networks and how to opt out of sharing information with them, visit optout.networkadvertising.org and optout.aboutads.info. Residents of the European Economic Area (EEA) can find additional information about their choices with respect to advertising networks and online behavioral advertising by visiting www.youronlinechoices.com.
How We Use Your Information
- Provide our products and services and information to you.
- Develop and test new products and services.
- Respond to your inquiries and comments and provide customer service.
- Send you updates (e.g., relating to special offers, features, and promotions), newsletters, marketing materials and other information from time to time, for which you will have the opportunity to either opt-in or opt-out.
- Provide, improve, test and monitor the Website.
- Diagnose or fix technology problems.
- Manage our business.
By using the Website, you agree that your name and basic contact information (including telephone number, email address, and street address) may be shared with Third-Party Presenters if you purchase tickets to their events. You also agree that your name and street address (but not your telephone number or email address) may be exchanged with other arts organizations and arts programmers as well as other select organizations. These organizations may attempt to contact you to promote products or services that they offer. Such contacts will only be made with our consent, and we will only grant our consent when we consider the offer to be of potential interest and benefit to you. We do not sell, exchange, share, or rent any lists to political parties or candidates for political office. Credit card information is not made available to any third party and is considered completely confidential.
- We may disclose your personally identifiable information to our vendors, subcontractors, and partners, and other third parties who provide services to us. However, they are only permitted to access your information in connection with performing such services and are not authorized by us to use the information for their own benefit.
- We do not sell or rent your personally identifiable information to third parties; provided, however, we may engage in a merger, acquisition, disposition, change of control, bankruptcy, dissolution, reorganization, or similar transaction or proceeding that involves the transfer of your information.
We may share non-personally identifiable information or generic aggregated demographic information with our partners or other third parties for any purpose.
Opting Out for Direct Mail and Data Sharing
If you do not want your name and/or contact information to be used in the manner stated above in “Data Sharing,” you may indicate this at the time you provide the information. If an "opt-out" option is not offered, or you decide after you have provided this information that you do not want us to share your information with any other organization, you may also notify us in an email addressed to info@NYCityCenter.org (subject line "do not share"). We cannot, however, remove your name from any third-party list; you will have to contact them directly.
The Direct Marketing Association (DMA) offers a Mail Preference Service that is designed to assist consumers in decreasing the amount of nonprofit or commercial mail they receive at home. For more information about this service, visit www.dmachoice.org.
The security of your information is very important to us. We attempt to provide for the secure storage of your information by using commercially reasonable safeguards. Unfortunately, due to the inherent nature of the Internet and online communications, we cannot ensure the security of any information you transmit to us or guarantee that information on the Website or our servers will be free from unauthorized access by third parties such as hackers. Your use of the Website demonstrates your assumption of this risk. New York City Center’s secure server software uses industry-standard Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology. SSL encodes your personal information, including credit card number, name, and address, as it travels over the Internet enhancing the security of all transactions. If you prefer, you may get information about New York City Center or inquire about making a donation at 212.247.0430.
Other Websites, Application and Services
Social Media Data and Privacy
Social Media Participation Policy
New York City Center welcomes and encourages user participation in our social media communities including Facebook, Vimeo, YouTube, Twitter, and Instagram. We have established the following guidelines to ensure a thoughtful and open online community. We reserve the right to delete, or choose not to post, any comment including comments that contain any of the following:
Comments promoting violence
Comments promoting illegal or questionable activities
We welcome your opinions on New York City Center’s social media webpages but, we reserve the right to moderate accordingly. Also, we make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments.
If you are a California resident, you have the right to request and obtain from us a list of what personal information (if any) we disclosed to third parties for direct marketing purposes in the preceding calendar year and the names and addresses of those third parties. Requests may be made only once a year and are free of charge.
United States of America
Information of People from Outside the United States
New York City Center is based in the United States of America is governed under U.S. law. The New York City Center website is intended for individuals within the United States. If you are located in the European Union, New York City Center will, to the extent of its knowledge of your location, process your data only to the extent necessary to provide services or products that you have purchased or otherwise opted into receiving