March 6 – 25

Paul Taylor
American Modern Dance

Personalize your Paul Taylor American Modern Dance experience to suit your tastes and schedule by purchasing tickets to multiple performances at the same time. You'll save 10% over regular prices for two performances and 25% for three or more performances.

Please note that $175 and $10 tickets are not discounted.

No need to enter a special purchase path or a promo code, just add 2 or 3+ performances to your cart to see adjusted pricing.

Outstanding works of America’s homegrown art

PAUL TAYLOR AMERICAN MODERN DANCE returns to Lincoln Center in 2018 with a magnificent lineup of dances featuring the PAUL TAYLOR DANCE COMPANY. The Season includes 13 classics and a world premiere by Paul Taylor... a work by Lila York... and world premieres commissioned by Taylor from Doug Varone and Bryan Arias. Also performing are special guest artists Sara Mearns dancing works by Isadora Duncan, and special guest company Trisha Brown Dance Company. A special one-night-only event co-produced with the American Dance Festival, ICONS: Trisha Brown, Isadora Duncan, Paul Taylor, will take place Sunday, March 18 at 6 PM. Through our partnership with Orchestra of St. Luke's, live music will be performed at every performance.

Paul Taylor Biographer Suzanne Carbonneau will give Taylor Talks 45 minutes prior to the 7:00 p.m. curtains on Wednesdays during the Season. She will also give lectures 45 minutes prior to the 2:00 p.m. matinees on Sunday, March 11 and March 25. The pre-performance talks will take place in the Board Room located on the lower concourse of the Koch Theater.

On Sunday, March 18, at 4:45 p.m. three panelists will be joining Carbonneau for a special ICONS Taylor Talk – Former Chief Dance Critic of The New York Times Anna Kisselgoff, Dance Critic and Historian Deborah Jowitt and Dance Writer and New School Professor Elizabeth Kendall.

Paul Taylor Dance Company dancers: Michael Trusnovec, Robert Kleinendorst, James Samson, Michelle Fleet, Parisa Khobdeh, Sean Mahoney, Eran Bugge, Laura Halzack, Jamie Rae Walker, Michael Apuzzo, Michael Novak, Heather McGinley, George Smallwood, Christina Lynch Markham, Madelyn Ho, Kristin Draucker, Lee Duveneck, and Alex Clayton

Trisha Brown Dance Company dancers: Cecily Campbell, Marc Crousillat, Kimberly Fulmer, Leah Ives, Jamie Scott, and Sam Wentz

DANCE FOR ALL // Tuesday, March 6, 7 PM // ALL TICKETS $5
Generously underwritten by Elise Jaffrey and Jeffrey Brown
Arden Court | Banquet of Vultures | Promethean Fire

Wednesday, March 7, 7 PM
Roses | Concertiana* | Cloven Kingdom

GALA // Thursday, March 8, 6:30 PM
Arden Court | The Beauty in Gray (Arias)* | Esplanade

Friday, March 9, 8 PM
Musical Offering | Gossamer Gallants | Piazzolla Caldera

Saturday, March 10, 2 PM
Arden Court | Gossamer Gallants | Esplanade

Saturday, March 10, 8 PM
Roses | Half Life (Varone)* | Promethean Fire

Sunday, March 11, 2 PM
Cloven Kingdom | Concertiana* | Piazzolla Caldera

Tuesday, March 13, 7 PM
Continuum (York) | Runes | Esplanade

Wednesday, March 14, 7 PM
Set and Reset (Brown) | Eventide | Mercuric Tidings

Thursday, March 15, 7 PM
Changes | Continuum (York) | Cloven Kingdom

Friday, March 16, 8 PM
Set and Reset (Brown) | Banquet of Vultures | Promethean Fire

Saturday, March 17, 2 PM
Aureole | Changes | Eventide | Piazzolla Caldera

Saturday, March 17, 8 PM
Musical Offering | The Beauty in Gray (Arias)* | Arden Court

Sunday, March 18, 2 PM
Roses | Half Life (Varone)* | Mercuric Tidings

Sunday, March 18, 6 PM
ICONS: Set and Reset (Brown) | Dances of Isadora (Duncan) | Esplanade

ICONS performance co-produced by the American Dance Festival

Tuesday, March 20, 7 PM
Set and Reset (Brown)  | Runes | Mercuric Tidings

Wednesday, March 21, 7 PM
Dances of Isadora (Duncan) | The Beauty in Gray (Arias)* | Piazzolla Caldera

Thursday, March 22, 7 PM
Dances of Isadora (Duncan) | Concertiana* | Promethean Fire

Friday, March 23, 8 PM
Half Life (Varone)* | Eventide | Cloven Kingdom

Saturday, March 24, 2 PM
Changes | Continuum (York) | Gossamer Gallants

Saturday, March 24, 8 PM
Dances of Isadora (Duncan) | Banquet of Vultures | Esplanade

Sunday, March 25, 2 PM
Musical Offering | Runes | Mercuric Tidings

* World Premiere

Photo © Laspata DeCaro