New York City Ballet

News about the New York City Ballet. Commentary and archival information about the New York City Ballet from The New York Times.

02/16/2018 02:00 PM
A New Juliet Blooms as a Ballerina
Indiana Woodward, a soloist at City Ballet, is making her debut as Juliet — a dream role.

02/16/2018 01:13 AM
Abuse Accusations Against Peter Martins Are Not Corroborated, Inquiry Says
Former New York City Ballet dancers accused Mr. Martins of verbal and physical abuse, and an anonymous letter contained sexual harassment allegations against him.

02/14/2018 08:30 PM
Review: ‘Romeo + Juliet,’ a Movielike Ballet in Need of Better Direction
Prokofiev’s score works its potent cinematic charm, but Peter Martins’s 2007 ballet still seems like a series of unfinished sketches.

02/13/2018 07:52 PM
Nuggets of Ballet Wisdom From Bodies Trained by Balanchine
Patricia McBride, a New York City Ballet luminary, recently returned to the company to coach a Balanchine ballet she created in the 1970s.

02/12/2018 08:28 PM
A Peter Martins Ballet Loses Peter Martins, and a Slap
Peter Martins is not being erased from City Ballet, which he retired from amid accusations of harassment and abuse. But his “Romeo + Juliet” is being tweaked.

02/02/2018 08:24 PM
Review: At City Ballet, a Prettily Arcadian ‘Dance Odyssey’
The young choreographer Peter Walker presents his second dance creation at New York City Ballet.

02/02/2018 05:26 PM
Jacques d’Amboise: Apollo at 83
Mr. d’Amboise tells a good story. Here he talks about work, life and his fellow Balanchine guys Edward Villella and Arthur Mitchell.

01/30/2018 07:08 PM
Balanchine’s ‘Square Dance’ Speaks Ballet With an American Accent
Informally formal, sweet and outgoing, polite and virtuoso, “Square Dance” returns to New York City Ballet. A (very) short guide by our critic.

01/25/2018 09:20 PM
Bringing It All Back Home: City Ballet Begins Again With Balanchine
Peter Martins is gone. But the company, at a critical moment in its history, showed grit and rose to the challenge in six Balanchine ballets.

01/19/2018 02:00 PM
Your Week in Culture: Dakota Fanning, Khalid, City Ballet After Peter Martins
Ms. Fanning appears in “Please Stand By” and “The Alienist”; Khalid comes to Radio City Music Hall.