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New York City Ballet (NYCB)

20 Lincoln Center Plz, David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts complex, New York City, NY 10023-6913
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20 Lincoln Center Plz, David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts complex, New York City, NY 10023-6913
Upper West Side
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Reviewed 28 January 2017

The dancers are outstanding, the scenery minimal, but appropriate. Enjoyed the three Balanchine pieces enormously.More

Thank Marcia B
NYC_Ballet, Director of Sales at New York City Ballet (NYCB), responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2017

Hi Marcia B, It is terrific to hear that you enjoyed the three Balanchine pieces at the All Balanchine performance this winter! We are delighted to read that you found our dancers to be outstanding and the scenery to be appropriate. Thank you for attending...More

Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Well choreographed with three different types of ballet dances. The theatre was very nice too! Definitely worth going if you want a great night out with art and dance! Ticket was around 65 dollars - cheaper than in Sydney!More

Thank Betsy W
NYC_Ballet, Director of Sales at New York City Ballet (NYCB), responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2017

Hi Betsy W, We are honored to read that New York City Ballet was your first ballet experience in New York - thank you so much for including us! We sincerely appreciate your recommendation on TripAdvisor and thank you for taking the time to write...More

Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We went to see the NYC Ballet perform The Nutcracker on Christmas Eve. The theatre was beautiful. The talented dancers were fantastic and an absolute pleasure to watch. It was great to be able to see the orchestra in front of the stage. Seating was...More

Thank Jelette
NYC_Ballet, Director of Sales at New York City Ballet (NYCB), responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2017

Hi Jelette, Thank you for attending a performance of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker and for taking the time to write such a helpful review. It is fantastic to hear that you enjoyed the theater, dancers, and seating! Thank you again for visiting New York City...More

Reviewed 7 January 2017

Everything about going to NYCB is perfection - your surroundings, with enormous diamonds glittering on the walls of the theater, the live orchestra that is visible at the front just below the stage, the costumes, the sets, and especially the dancers. Seeing the Nutcracker in...More

Thank NYCJulieB
NYC_Ballet, Director of Sales at New York City Ballet (NYCB), responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2017

Hi NYCJulieB, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a thorough review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoy everything about NYCB, from the costumes and sets to the orchestra and dancers. It is also wonderful to hear that you...More

Reviewed 2 January 2017

We saw the Nutcracker on Christmas Eve to a sold out crowd. The theater is beautiful and they have plenty of bar/drink areas to manage the crowd.More

Thank Dave C
NYC_Ballet, Director of Sales at New York City Ballet (NYCB), responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Hi Dave C, Thank you very much for your review and for attending a New York City Ballet performance. We are delighted to read that you found our theater to be beautiful and that you enjoyed the comfortable seating. Thank you again for taking the...More

Reviewed 31 December 2016

The Nutcracker. What a beautiful ballet! A Christmas delight. Act 1 aimed more at capturing the children in the audience. Act 2 was spectacular for oldies like me & my twenty something daughter. It was a costly experience for me though. BUYER BEWARE of buying...More

Thank aussie065
NYC_Ballet, Director of Sales at New York City Ballet (NYCB), responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Hi aussie065, Thank you for your kind review of our performance of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker and thank you for your patronage. I am so sorry to hear about the trouble you had purchasing tickets from a re-seller but we are honored that you still...More

Reviewed 29 December 2016

We enjoyed the Nutcracker by the New York City Ballet! I have a big suggestion to the NYCB, you really should allow people to take pics with your Nutcracker ballerina! I understand you charge for this pose, but you really should allow people to use...More

Thank Shelleybeth
NYC_Ballet, Director of Sales at New York City Ballet (NYCB), responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Hi Shelleybeth, Thank you for your kind review and for attending a performance of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker! We are honored to read that you feel that a visit to NYC is not complete without a visit to New York City Ballet. We appreciate your...More

Reviewed 28 December 2016

We went to see The NYCB's production of The Nutcracker as we wanted to enjoy a genuine NYC Christmas tradition. Despite the fact that the only available seats that didn't cost more than a small home deposit were in the fourth tier, we weren't put...More

Thank sspitfir3
NYC_Ballet, Director of Sales at New York City Ballet (NYCB), responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Hi sspitfir3, Thank you so much for your kind review and for visiting New York City Ballet. We are delighted to read that you found our performance of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker to be a must-see. We couldn't agree with you more that seats in...More

Reviewed 25 December 2016

Ballet may not be everyone's choice for theatre, but the NYC Ballet is a great place to start, in large part because the building itself has so many great sight lines available, with the balconies considered better than orchestra seating. We took in "The Nutcracker,"...More

Thank pja537
NYC_Ballet, Director of Sales at New York City Ballet (NYCB), responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2016

HI pja537, Thank you so much for your very kind review. We are thrilled to hear that you found the David H. Koch Theater to offer so many great sight lines and that you found our rendition of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker to be beautifully...More

Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Took the kids to see the nutcracker on a Monday night in NYC. We sat in 2nd ring left. Row A seats 9-15. Great view especially with younger children as no one in front. It was our first ballet and quite a gentle one. The...More

Thank gsutherl
NYC_Ballet, Director of Sales at New York City Ballet (NYCB), responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2016

Hi gsutherl, Thank you so much for attending a performance of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker and for taking the time to share your experience on TripAdvisor. It is terrific to hear that you enjoyed the performance and that you had such wonderful seats! Thank you...More

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Leanne C
18 November 2017|
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Response from NYC_Ballet | Property representative |
Hi Leanne C, Thank you very much for your question! We highly recommend purchasing your tickets in advance, especially for The Nutcracker which can sell out. Please let us know if you have any other questions! Best, NYCB
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Michele K
28 September 2016|
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Response from NYC_Ballet | Property representative |
Hi Michele, Thank you very much for your question. We do not have a dress code, and you will see that there are people wearing a wide variety of attire. Jeans are perfectly acceptable, as are shorts, but there are people who... More
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