The David H. Koch Theater, designed specifically to showcase dance performance, is home to the New York City Ballet. As one of the signature venues of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, this recently renovated theater has hosted countless other historic performances, including presentations by the Royal Ballet, the Peking Opera, and the Bolshoi Ballet.

October 19 – 30

American Ballet Theatre

For two weeks only, join ABT for a spectacular fall season featuring a World Premiere ballet by choreographer Jessica Lang as well as the Company Premiere of Benjamin Millepied's acclaimed interpretation of Ravel's Daphnis and Chloe.

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January 5 – 8


China Arts and Entertainment Group (CAEG) returns to the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center this winter with Confucius, a new dance drama performed by the China National Opera & Dance Drama Theater. The production is directed and choreographed by Ms. Kong Dexin, a 77th-generation direct descendant of Confucius.

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January 11 – 15

Shen Yun

Based in New York, Shen Yun is entirely non-profit. Its artists have come from around the world to revive this glorious heritage. Since its establishment in 2006, the company has become a global sensation, performing for over a million audience members around the world.

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March 8 – 26

Paul Taylor
American Modern Dance

PAUL TAYLOR AMERICAN MODERN DANCE returns to Lincoln Center in 2017 with a magnificent lineup of dances performed by the Paul Taylor Dance Company and guest artists from Lyon Opera Ballet, with music played live by Orchestra of St. Luke’s at every performance.

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