Take 5 Tickets

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Take 5

Take 5 invites families, community organizations, and school groups to experience the best in dance and musical theater at City Center! Spend an afternoon or evening enjoying an affordable, world-class performance for just $5 per ticket.

Who is Take 5 for?

  • Families, school groups, and community groups are eligible to purchase Take 5 tickets.
  • Eligible families must have children under age 18 to qualify. A child over 18 is not eligible for Take 5 Tickets and is encouraged to register for the Peer-to-Peer  Program. 
  • Our programming is most suitable for middle and high school students and is not recommended for children younger than 5.
  • Every Take 5 purchase must include at least one student ticket.
  • Please note that the Take 5 box office closes 48 hours prior to the ticketed performance.

How to Purchase Tickets - Families

  • Families interested in signing up for Take 5 Tickets should complete the form below.  
    • When signing up, you must include the number of student and adult tickets you wish to purchase, and the child/children’s school name.
    • Please note that due to program popularity, families are only able to purchase a maximum of two adult tickets and three student tickets per production.
  • After your tickets have been purchased, they will be available for pick-up at the box office on the day of the performance only.
  • Valid ID must be presented to pick up tickets.

 

Take 5 Tickets – Family Signup Form

How to Purchase Tickets – Schools & Community Groups

  • Schools and Community Groups interested in Take 5 Tickets should email City Center’s Education Department at Take5@nycitycenter.org for instructions to purchase tickets online.
    • When emailing, please include the number of student and adult tickets, and the name of the organization that would like to purchase the tickets.
    • Schools and Community Groups may request more than five tickets; however, purchases are subject to availability.
  • After your tickets have been purchased, they will be available for pick-up at the box office on the day of the performance only.
  • Valid ID must be presented to pick up tickets.

Take 5 Season Offerings

This season, we are thrilled to offer Take 5 Tickets to the following performances: 15th Fall for Dance Festival; Balanchine: The City Center Years; Call Me Madam; I Married an Angel; Dorrance Dance; and High Button Shoes. Additional performances may be added throughout the year. Please check back for updates. We look forward to welcoming your family to City Center!

Questions?
Please email Take5@nycitycenter.org.


The Take 5 program is made possible by the Arts Access Fund at New York City Center with generous support from The Jerome L. Greene Foundation.