Skirball Center for the Performing Arts - New York University
May 19, 2017 NYU Skirball's 2017/18 Season!


Featuring over 45 unique presentations by some of the world’s leading provocateurs, artists and activists, performing unconventional and often controversial works in varied spaces throughout the Skirball Center – turning the lobby, dressing rooms, hallways and backstage areas into centers of creativity.

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May 14, 2017 Become a Member Today!

Invest in NYU Skirball's future! When you join NYU Skirball, you become part of our lively community of artists, academics, and audiences that support our artistic programs and engage in enlightening conversations about contemporary arts and culture. Membership starts at $65. Learn more:


Get the most out of YOUR performing arts center.

Skirball Student Insiders are NYU students who are passionate about the arts! When you join, you have the opportunity to:

  • Be among the first to find out about shows
  • Take advantage of opportunities to meet artists, get backstage
  • Receive invitations to exclusive events
  • Catch Skirball Insider offers throughout the season Volunteer for Skirball's Beyond the Stage education events and Big Red Chair Family Series pre-show events
  • Be heard, share your opinions, influence future programming

Sign up HERE for more information about how you can get involved!

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Mar 1, 2017 NYU Skirball Is On Social Media!

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Feb 1, 2017 Follow us on Social Media!

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Feb 1, 2017 NY Premiere — Cuisine & Confessions

The newest creation by Montreal-based circus company Les 7 Doigts de la Main (The 7 Fingers), the company behind Traces and Broadway’s Pippin.

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Jan 31, 2017 Circus Now 2017

Cutting Edge Contemporary Circus Companies from the U.S. and Around the World! CIRCUS NOW returns to NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts following two sold-out seasons, with three programs of boundary pushing contemporary circus, running March 3 – 5 at NYU Skirball. Circus Now 2017 will feature international artists and cutting-edge circus companies and from five countries.

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Jan 26, 2017 ABT Studio Company and The Royal Ballet School of London

In a Shared Bill of Classical and New Classical Repertory. Performances include a World Premiere by Liam Scarlett Performed by both Companies!

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Jan 6, 2017 Ailey II Makes NYU Skirball Center Debut

Ailey II makes its NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts debut March 29 – April 2, sharing two programs of premieres and returning favorites with audiences during its annual New York season. The 12 young dancers return to the New York stage after a 25-city world tour to share their artistry and prowess in an expansive repertory by emerging and established choreographers.

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Jan 5, 2017 Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo Live!

An eye-popping collection of amazingly life-like dinosaurs and other extinct creatures, for four performances, February 4 and 5 at NYU Skirball Center. These interactive, theatrical performances will thrill kids ages 3 and up, and will feature free pre-show educational activities for kids and families.

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