Skirball Center for the Performing Arts - New York University
Jul 23, 2015 Dog Days — Tickets Now Available to Members

Tickets for Dog Days, a new opera composed by David T. Little, are available now exclusively for NYU Skirball Center and PROTOTYPE members. Full release 9/7.

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Jul 22, 2015 2015–16 Dance and Contemporary Circus Performances

Discover this season's dance and contemporary circus offerings here at NYU Skirball Center.

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Jun 29, 2015 Single Tickets Now Available

Single tickets are now on sale for all of our 2015–2016 season performances!

May 15, 2015 NYU Skirball 2015-16 Season Announced

Get ready for our 2015-16 season! Featuring theatre, dance, music, contemporary circus, and more from around the world.

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May 6, 2015 National Geographic Live 2015-16 Season Announced

Calling all explorers! Subscription packages for Nat Geo Live are now available. More details.

Mar 16, 2015 Just added: NT Live Screening of Hamlet!

Just added: National Theatre Live Screening of Hamlet staring Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch. Buy tickets here

Mar 13, 2015 NY Times Previews Remote New York

'Remote New York,' a Tour From Brooklyn to Greenwich Village. Jennifer Schuessler previews Remote New York

Mar 13, 2015 April performances of Remote NY have been added!

Due to popular demand, April performances of Remote New York have been added! Buy tickets here

Feb 20, 2015 NY Times: "For sheer, audacious ambition, nothing tops Western Society!"

"They are a glory to behold!" Ben Brantley of the New York Times reviews the Gob Squad

Feb 20, 2015 Time Out New York praises Gob Squad

"Okay. Gob Squad virgins, please stop reading now, and  go get your tickets." 

Feb 13, 2015 Visions + Voices: Germany Lineup Announced

This spring, NYU SKIRBALL CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS is proud to present its VISIONS + VOICES Global Performance Series, now in its third year, with a focus on Germany.  

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Feb 4, 2015 Gob Squad's "Western Society" to Kick Off Visions + Voices: Germany

Tickets are on sale now for Gob Squad's Western Society, kicking off NYU Skirball's Visions + Voices: Germany global performance series. 

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Dec 12, 2014 National Geographic Live! Single Tickets on sale

Single tickets are now available to the NYC Premiere of National Geographic Live! here at NYU Skirball.

Dynamic Events. Fascinating People. Capitavating Stories.  

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Nov 25, 2014 Circus Now Lineup Announced

For three special nights this winter, NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts invites New York audiences to discover the global movement to revolutionize the circus. CIRCUS NOW: INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY CIRCUS EXPOSURE 2015 will be presented from January 8 through 10 at NYU Skirball with the support of the circus development organization Circus Now. The Festival will feature more than 50 international artists and challenge audiences to reimagine their perception of a timeless art. 

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Oct 21, 2014 First Look at New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players' RUDDIGORE at NYU Skirball

The New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players (NYGASP), America's preeminent professional Gilbert & Sullivan repertory company, continues its 40th Anniversary Season on November 1st and 2nd with the G&S spooky classic, Ruddigore featuring dark souls & curses playing for a limited Halloween weekend run at NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts (566 LaGuardia Place). Read the full article here.

Oct 10, 2014 Welcome to Night Vale

WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE is a twice-monthly podcast in the style of community updates for the small desert town of Night Vale, featuring local weather, news, announcements from the Sheriff’s Secret Police, mysterious lights in the night sky, dark hooded figures with unknowable powers, and cultural events. 

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Oct 3, 2014 Second Performance for Ludovico Einaudi added!

Due to popular demand, a second concert by legendary pianist and composer Ludovico Einaudi has been added on Nov 14.

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Sep 30, 2014 The Andrew Goodman Foundation Announces 2014 Hidden Heroes Awards Honoring the 50th Anniversary of Freedom Summer

Steve McQueen to accept Media Hero Award

The Andrew Goodman Foundation invites civil rights icons and today’s social justice leaders to reflect on the past and inspire the next generation to protect freedom and democracy.

Mahwah, NJ --The Andrew Goodman Foundation (AGF), a civic engagement organization that empowers the next generation to initiate and sustain social action, is pleased to announce Hidden Heroes Awards: Honoring the 50th Anniversary of Freedom Summer, to be held at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts in NYC on Monday, November 17, 2014 at 8 PM, with a VIP Reception at 6 PM.

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Sep 30, 2014 Manxmouse Named Best NYC Kids' Theater Shows for Fall 2014

Our fall culture preview continues with a roundup of promising children's shows bowing on NYC stages over the next few months, and not a one is on Broadway, which means you don't need to dip into your 401K to pay for tickets. There's quite a wide variety of choices for kids of all ages this season, including an interactive virtual romp on the farm just for toddlers, page-to-stage adaptations of popular children's books like Ivy + Bean, Manxmouse and Skippyjon Jones, and three immersive productions for tweens that let them get in on the action—literally. Read the full article here.

Sep 30, 2014 Cirque Alfonse: Timber! Named an October Highlight

October always brings fall fun like harvest festivals, pumpkin picking and a host of Halloween happenings. But our "October Go List" also includes some awesome non-seasonal events, like a few exceptional family theater shows, the grand opening of Manhattan's new Lego Store, a day-long youth circus festival, and returning favorites the Blessing of the Animals and Open House NY. Read the full article here.

Aug 25, 2014 Second Show for New York Comedy Festival - Marc Maron added!

Due to popular demand a 10pm show of Marc Maron was added to New York Comedy Festival!

Aug 21, 2014 The 2014-2015 Season is officially here - see our digital brochure!

Check out the digital version of the 2014-2015 Season brochure today and discover what’s new at NYU Skirball!