|New York City Ballet|
Programme 1 - Essential Balanchine
Wed 12, Fri 14, Sun 16 at 7.30pm, Sun 16 at 2pm
NYCB was co-founded by George Balanchine, one of the 20th Century's most influential choreographers. This is your chance to see Balanchine's gorgeous choreography performed by dancers from the company he created, who excel in demonstrating his signature style.
Symphony in C
Programme 2 - Jerome Robbins: An American Icon
Thu 13, Sat 15 at 7.30pm, Sat 15 at 2pm
Programme two pays tribute to American icon Jerome Robbins who succeeded Balanchine as NYCB's ballet master in 1972, after a prolific career alternating between Broadway and ballet. Like Balanchine, his choreography fits perfectly on the American dancers, who have been specially trained in his distinct style.
The Four Seasons
Programme 3 - Four Voices: Wheeldon, Martins, Bigonzetti, Ratmansky
Tue 18, Thu 20, Fri 21 at 7.30pm
In programme three the New York City Ballet showcase works by four of today's brightest choreographic talents; Christopher Wheeldon, Alexei Ratmansky, Mauro Bigonzetti and the company’s own Ballet Master in Chief, Peter Martins.
Christopher Wheeldon: Carousel (A Dance)
Peter Martins: Zakouski
A ballet by Mauro Bigonzetti
Alexei Ratmansky: Russian Seasons
Programme 4 - Ballet and Broadway: A Musical Celebration
Wed 19, Sat 22 at 7.30pm, Thu 20, Sat 22 at 2pm
For their final programme, NYCB brings the fun and colour of Broadway to the ballet stage.
Peter Martins: Thou Swell
George Balanchine: Tarantella
George Balanchine: Western Symphony
Jerome Robbins: West Side Story Suite
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