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August 21   -  

A Singular Star

The iconic Wendy Whelan bids farewell to New York City Ballet.

August 16   -  

Glamour and the Tramp

This September the NY Philharmonic performs two contrasting programs that feature film music: one of Italian glamour, the other celebrating Charlie Chaplin's most enduring creation.

July 30   -  

Dream a Little Dream

In September, the Kennedy Center launches the 2014–2015 season, including concerts by the National Symphony Orchestra Pops in the Concert Hall.

July 28   -  

A Great Journey: Roy Kaiser's 35 Years With Pennsylvania Ballet

"I was 21 years old when I came to Philadelphia," says Roy Kaiser, Artistic Director of Pennsylvania Ballet. "I came here to see what was going on, because I had seen the Company perform, and there was something about it that really resonated."

July 27   -  

Your Concerts in the Parks

Tens of thousands flock together each year to enjoy the New York Philharmonic perform in New York City parks — with all listeners bringing their own bespoke traditions.

June 2   -  

New Shoes to Fill

Looking back, it seems inevitable that American Ballet Theatre would one day stage Frederick Ashton's Cinderella. With 11 Ashton works in the repertory – Cinderella makes 12 – his choreography has never been far from the ABT stage.

May 13   -  

Mostly Mozart Festival 2014

On July 25 and 26, Lincoln Center's 48th annual Mostly Mozart Festival will kick off with two free, outdoor concerts of the world premiere of a work by American composer John Luther Adams.

May 9   -  

Richly Thematic

Last fall, American Ballet Theatre raised the curtain on a new production of George Balanchine's Theme and Variations, which he created especially for the company in 1947.

May 5   -  

Peck in Process: The Choreographer on His Latest Work for NYCB.

A lot can happen in a year and a half. Just ask New York City Ballet dancer and choreographer Justin Peck.

April 15   -  

The New Girl

Olga Peretyatko makes her Met debut this month as Elvira in Bellini’s I Puritani (with none other than her husband, conductor Michele Mariotti, on the podium).
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