Featured: Upcoming Dance Shows in NYC

Since our partnership with Bloomberg Philanthropies we have had a renewed focus on the local NYC arts. Recently we covered a bunch of performing arts in New York including Broadway shows, off-broadway shows and Circus shows. Now we are taking a look at the amazing dance scene that makes New York City one of the most sought after cities for both aspiring and accomplishment dancers alike. Use this post to find tickets to some of the hottest dance events and venues in the city.

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Featured Dance Shows
10 Dances Shows to See in 2012
NYC Dance Venues
Upcoming Dance Shows in New York
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10 Dance Shows to See in 2012

Joyce Theater Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève – View all shows >
MMDG SAINTS ALIVE!, View all shows >
Joyce SOHO Prolegomena II, etc.
Dance Theatre of Harlem Sunday Matinees, Spruce Arts Center – View all shows >
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts Ballet Folklorico de Antioquia, Colombia
Brooklyn Center for The Performing Arts The Beauty of Ballet
Thalia Spanish Theatre Tango 5, La Callas & Medea – View all shows >
Pregones Theater Aloha Boricua/Pregones Ensemble – View all shows >
STREB “extreme dance” in the spirit of Cirque – View all Shows >
Asia Society The Shanghai Restoration Project

Top NYC Dance Venues

Here is a list of the premiere dance shops in New York. Stay connected with these companies to make sure you don’t miss any exciting dance events this year.

NYC Modern Dance

  • Joyce Theater (who serve up some of the best dance shows in NYC
  • Mark Morris Dance Group
  • Brooklyn Academy of Music
  • City Center

NYC Ballet

  • Dance Theatre of Harlem
  • American Ballet Theatre
  • New York City Ballet

NYC Experimental Dance

  • Dance Theater Workshop
  • Joyce Soho
  • Merce Cunningham Studio
  • P.S. 122 1
  • Merce Cunningham Studio

Check out more venues at NY.com.

2012 Dance Shows in NYC

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Event
Thursday 8:00 PM New York, NY
Friday 8:00 PM New York, NY
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Sunday 2:00 PM New York, NY
Tuesday 7:30 PM New York, NY
Wednesday 7:30 PM New York, NY
Thursday 8:00 PM New York, NY
Friday 8:00 PM New York, NY
Saturday 2:00 PM New York, NY
Saturday 8:00 PM New York, NY
Sunday 7:30 PM New York, NY
Tuesday 7:30 PM New York, NY
Wednesday 7:30 PM New York, NY
Sunday 7:30 PM New York, NY
Tuesday 7:30 PM New York, NY
Wednesday 7:30 PM New York, NY
Thursday 8:00 PM New York, NY
Friday 8:00 PM New York, NY
Saturday 8:00 PM New York, NY
Sunday 2:00 PM New York, NY

More NYC Dance Shows

Date
Event
Thursday 8:00 PM New York, NY
Friday 8:00 PM New York, NY
Saturday 8:00 PM New York, NY
Sunday 2:00 PM New York, NY
Wednesday 7:30 PM New York, NY
Thursday 8:00 PM New York, NY
Friday 8:00 PM New York, NY
Saturday 8:00 PM New York, NY
Monday 7:30 PM New York, NY tickets from $109
Tuesday 7:30 PM New York, NY
Tuesday 7:30 PM New York, NY tickets from $109
Wednesday 7:30 PM New York, NY
Wednesday 7:30 PM New York, NY tickets from $109
Thursday 8:00 PM New York, NY
Saturday 8:00 PM New York, NY
Tuesday 7:30 PM New York, NY
Wednesday 7:30 PM New York, NY
Thursday 8:00 PM New York, NY
Friday 8:00 AM New York, NY
Friday 8:00 PM New York, NY

Ballet Hispanico Dance Shows NYC

Date
Event
Tuesday 8:30 PM Vienna, VA tickets from $33

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