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NYCB Digital Spring Season

May 30, 8:00 pm - June 1, 8:00 pm

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One event on May 15, 2020 at 8:00 pm

One event on May 19, 2020 at 8:00 pm

One event on May 22, 2020 at 8:00 pm

One event on May 26, 2020 at 8:00 pm

One event on May 30, 2020 at 8:00 pm

Every Tuesday and Friday at 8 PM EDT, catch works from the NYCB repertory for 72 hours on NYCB’s YouTube channelFacebook page, and homepage at nycballet.com. Be sure to follow, subscribe, or check back here every Monday for an annoucement of each week’s programming and casting.

Friday, May 15
Justin Peck’s Pulcinella Variations, filmed on October 5, 2018.
Featuring Sterling Hyltin, Miriam Miller, Tiler Peck, Emilie Gerrity, Indiana Woodward, Russell Janzen, Andrew Scordato, Gonzalo Garcia, Anthony Huxley.

Introduced by NYCB Resident Choreographer and Artistic Advisor Justin Peck.

Tuesday, May 19
George Balanchine’s Diamonds from Jewels, filmed on September 19, 2019.
Featuring Sara Mearns and Russell Janzen.

Introduced by NYCB Associate Artistic Director Wendy Whelan.

Friday, May 22
Christopher Wheeldon’s Liturgy, filmed on April 25, 2017.
Featuring Maria Kowroski and Jared Angle.

Christopher Wheeldon’s Carousel (A Dance), filmed on September 29, 2018.
Featuring Lauren Lovette and Tyler Angle with Emilie Gerrity, Peter Walker, Kristen Segin, and Ralph Ippolito.

Introduced by choreographer Christopher Wheeldon.

Tuesday, May 26
George Balanchine’s Donizetti Variations, filmed on January 28, 2015.
Featuring Ashley Bouder and Andrew Veytte.

Introduced by former NYCB Principal Dancer and School of American Ballet Chairman of Faculty Kay Mazzo.

Friday, May 30
21st Century Choreographers

Justin Peck’s Easy, filmed on May 3, 2018 (world premiere performance).
Featuring Claire Kretzschmar, Unity Phelan, Indiana Woodward, Preston Chamblee, Harrison Coll, and Sean Suozzi.

Pam Tanowitz’s Bartók Ballet (excerpt), filmed on May 2, 2019 (world premiere performance).
Featuring Indiana Woodward, Sarah Villwock, Miriam Miller, Mira Nadon, Rachel Hutsell, Emily Kikta, Devin Alberda, Daniel Applebaum, Jonathan Fahoury with FLUX Quartet, guest musicians.

Alexei Ratmansky’s Voices (excerpt), filmed on January 30, 2020 (world premiere performance).
Featuring Lauren Lovette, Ask la Cour, Joseph Gordon, Adrian Danchig-Waring, Roman Mejia, Andrew Veyette.

Gianna Reisen’s Composer’s Holiday (excerpt), filmed on September 28, 2017 (world premiere performance).
Featuring Christina Clark, Emma Von Enck, Gilbert Bolden III, Roman Mejia.

Kyle Abraham’s The Runaway (excerpt), filmed on January 31, 2019.
Featuring Taylor Stanley.

Justin Peck’s The Times Are Racing (excerpt), filmed on January 26, 2017 (world premiere performance).
Featuring Robert Fairchild and Justin Peck.

Mauro Bigonzetti’s Oltremare (excerpt), filmed on April 23, 2019.
Featuring Maria Kowroski, Brittany Pollack*, Georgina Pazcoguin, Megan LeCrone, Tyler Angle, Andrew Veyette, Peter Walker, and Christopher Grant* (*first time in role).

Introduced by NYCB Resident Choreographer Justin Peck.



Beginning April 20, each Monday will see a new release from City Ballet The Podcast, with nine all-new episodes featuring discussions on some of the ballets included in the digital season programming.

The season will begin with a never-before released See the Music episode featuring NYCB Conductor Daniel Capps and the NYCB Orchestra in an exploration of Tschaikovsky’s score for Allegro Brillante that was recorded live during a performance on September 30, 2018. NYCB Music Director Andrew Litton will introduce the episode.

Additional episodes will feature NYCB dancers Silas Farley, Claire Kretzschmar, and Aarón Sanz hosting conversations with current and former NYCB artists, including Patricia McBride who will discuss George Balanchine’s Rubies. City Ballet The Podcast is available at podcast.nycballet.com and anywhere you get your podcasts, including Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and the iHeartRadio app.



Every Wednesday at 5 PM EDT, join us for Wednesday With Wendy, a series of ballet-inspired movement classes taught by NYCB Associate Artistic Director Wendy Whelan on Instagram Live. Suitable for people of all ages and levels of training, each class will also be available after the livestream concludes on NYCB’s IGTV channel.



Fans around the world can now attend Ballet Essentials, NYCB’s in-demand movement workshops online. Each Ballet Essentials workshop will be conducted by NYCB artists who will lead viewers through a ballet warm-up and movement combination inspired by iconic works by Balanchine, Robbins, and other choreographers. These workshops are suitable for people of all ages and training and air Monday and Thursdays at 6 PM EDT. Registration is required.

(Please note that Ballet Essentials Online are hosted on the Thinkific platform, and users will need to create an account to register. Existing logins and passwords for nycballet.com will not work on this platform.)



Join the artists of New York City Ballet for a series of lively Saturday and Sunday morning movement activities, perfect for children ages 3-8. Each 20-minute virtual Ballet Break will include a warm-up and choreography inspired by some of NYCB’s most beloved ballets. Tune in at at 11 AM EDT/8 AM PDT to get your little ones moving with NYCB. Registration is required.



NYCB has also created a special Relief Fund to ensure the company’s future during this extraordinary and challenging time. If you enjoy this programming, please consider making a donation on our website, or text BALLET to 31996.