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David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center
Formerly New York State Theater 20 Lincoln Center Plaza New York, NY 10023
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If coming from NJ, take NJ transit to NY Penn station (33rd st). Then just walk up one block on 7th Ave and jump on the #1 Subway (Van Cortland Ave/242 St) and it takes you straight to Lincoln Center (66th St) which was a 13 min ride. $2.75
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Arrive early as ticket lines can be long. Bring I.D.
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New York City Ballet: "The Magic Flute"
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attended Oct 06 2010

We had great seats - right along the rail of the Third Ring. The ballet was wonderful and we can't wait to see what other shows we can get discount tickets for.

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attended Oct 06 2010

Although when I purchased the tickets I expected to sit Rear/side, our seats were in the rear but right in the center. A nice surprise. Although we were not crazy about the Magic Flute (not enough dancing but Tiler Peck and Joaquin De Luz...continued

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attended Oct 06 2010

It was fantastic. We got good seats.

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*October 3, 2010 at 3:00pm: *

Monumentum pro Gesualdo – Stravinsky/Balanchine – Coupled with Movements for Piano and Orchestra in performance, this streamlined leotard ballet arrests viewers with its formal beauty and simplicity.

Movements for Piano and Orchestra – Stravinsky/Balanchine – A signature leotard ballet, Movements for Piano and Orchestra’s dissonance and electric currents sweep on a wave of exacting precision.

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Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux_ – Tschaikovsky/Balanchine – Set to music originally composed for Swan Lake, this virtuosic ballet is brief, beautiful, and beloved—an adrenaline rush for dancers and audiences alike.

The Magic Flute  – Drigo/Martins – A comedic tale for audiences of all ages set to a score by Riccardo Drigo, The Magic Flute returns with new scenery recreated by David Mitchell. Last performed in 1983, this charming work tells the story of a young girl who loves a poor but proud boy, yet is forced by her crafty parents to wed a rich older man.

Chaconne – Gluck/Balanchine – Chaconne is by turns elegiac and courtly, beginning with a dreamlike prologue and concluding with a grand series of classical dances.

 

October 6, 2010 at 7:30pm:

The Magic Flute – Drigo/Martins – A comedic tale for audiences of all ages set to a score by Riccardo Drigo, The Magic Flute returns with new scenery recreated by David Mitchell. Last performed in 1983, this charming work tells the story of a young girl who loves a poor but proud boy, yet is forced by her crafty parents to wed a rich older man.

Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet – Brahms, orchestrated by Schoenberg/Balanchine – A sweeping and romantic work for 55 dancers, Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet ends in an intoxicating gypsy finale.