David H. Koch Theater is one of The 15 Best Places for a Ballet in New York City.

1. David H. Koch Theater

9.5
Lincoln Center Plaza (at W 63rd St & Columbus Ave), New York, NY
Theater · Lincoln Square · 61 tips and reviews

The Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal: Five new productions in the New York City Ballet's spring season include the work of an unusual collaborator: architect Santiago Calatrava. He's known for sweeping, futuristic shapes. Read more.

MarionMarion: The third ring is perfect for the ballet - great combination of view and acoustics.

Kinjil M.Kinjil Mathur: If you are there for any of the nyc ballet art series shows, know that after the show is over, free beer and dj in the atrium!

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is one of The 15 Best Places for a Ballet in New York City.

2. Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

9.6
70 Lincoln Center Plz (btwn Columbus & 10th Ave), New York, NY
Performing Arts Venue · Lincoln Square · 206 tips and reviews

ivonneivonne: with ballet & opera it's a classic & romantic place

Matt B.Matt Bolish: Check out THE ATRIUM BLDG across the street for great deals on same day tickets for the ballet, symphony, opera, theater, and film society.

EdwulfEdwulf: Check in advance for tickets!!! Summer is a good season (July) opera, ballet, and all performing arts! Also black swan movie was filmed here!

Steps on Broadway is one of The 15 Best Places for a Ballet in New York City.

3. Steps on Broadway

9.0
2121 Broadway (at 74th), New York, NY
Dance Studio · Upper West Side · 33 tips and reviews

Evelyn L.Evelyn Ling: Kunikova's ballet classes are amazing!

Julie A.Julie Anderson: Atwood's Beginning Ballet class is a great class for beginner's like me, he is very patient and thorough.

Alexandra L.Alexandra Ling: kunikova and herrault are my favorite! love their ballet classes.

Joffrey Ballet School is one of The 15 Best Places for a Ballet in New York City.

4. Joffrey Ballet School

9.0
434 Avenue of the Americas Fl 5 (btwn W. 9th & W. 10th Streets), New York, NY
Dance Studio · Greenwich Village · 8 tips and reviews

David W.David Wilson: Saturday classes are great: basic ballet then two beginner/advanced beginner ballet classes

FiTMAPPEDFiTMAPPED: We love the beginner ballet classes here, especially Jessica's on Tuesday evenings (she also teaches Thursdays and Saturdays). She has great technique and pays attention to every student!

Mathew H.Mathew Heggem: The beginner ballet class is great even for experienced dancers who haven't danced in a few years -- perfect place to refuel your technique.

New York City Ballet is one of The 15 Best Places for a Ballet in New York City.

5. New York City Ballet

9.2
20 Lincoln Center Plz (63rd and Columbus), New York, NY
Theater · Lincoln Square · 24 tips and reviews

Ron C.Ron Caldwell: The greatest ballet company in the history of the world.

Barneys New YorkBarneys New York: Enjoy a performance by the New York City ballet company. Divine!

Jennifer C.Jennifer Coia: Justin Peck/Sufjan Stevens ballet was fantastic! New and exciting!

The Joyce Theater is one of The 15 Best Places for a Ballet in New York City.

6. The Joyce Theater

9.3
175 8th Ave (at W 19th St.), New York, NY
Theater · Chelsea · 43 tips and reviews

Kent L.Kent Lau: American Ballet Theatre II has a phenomenal group of young and talented dancers; the space is my favorite and a great venue for dance. check them out before they're gone—their last day is 4/25! Read more.

T-Dog N.T-Dog N.: Ballet Hispanico. Beautiful..

ed r.ed r: So thrilled to see Smuin Ballet is returning to The Joyce...it's been several years and the company is fabulous! Don't miss the opportunity to see them August 13-18. Buy tickets at Joyce.org.

American Ballet Theatre at the Metropolitan Opera House is one of The 15 Best Places for a Ballet in New York City.

7. American Ballet Theatre at the Metropolitan Opera House

9.1
Lincoln Center (Columbus Ave. & W 64th St.), New York, NY
Opera House · Lincoln Square · 15 tips and reviews

Luigi A.Luigi Amaya: Great performance of a beautiful ballet!

Gabriel H.Gabriel Hayes: A great experience. Saw my first ballet here (Swan Lake) and was super amazed

Flávia G.Flávia Guazzelli: Amazing!!! I just watched the sleeping beauty ballet!

The Ailey Studios (Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater) is one of The 15 Best Places for a Ballet in New York City.

8. The Ailey Studios (Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater)

9.3
405 W 55th St (at 9th Ave.), New York, NY
Dance Studio · Hell's Kitchen · 60 tips and reviews

Jennifer  K.Jennifer  Kim: Take Congolese with Fumi or Ballet with Finis Jhung, so much fun!

evgeniaevgenia: awesome yoga with Irini Res and ballet with Kat Wildish

karciakarcia: Wonderful contemporary ballet performances by TDDC...

Broadway Dance Center is one of The 15 Best Places for a Ballet in New York City.

9. Broadway Dance Center

9.3
322 W 45th St (btwn 8th & 9th Ave), New York, NY
Dance Studio · Hell's Kitchen · 55 tips and reviews

Suzanne S.Suzanne Saturday: Take ballet with Dorit Koppel or jazz with Sheila Barker. You will smile for the rest of the day.

QQ T.QQ T: Can't go wrong with Schabel's class for ballet and Chris Hale's for contemp

Annie E.Annie Ellertsen: Pop ballet with Dawn Hillen, how I love it so!

Metropolitan Opera is one of The 15 Best Places for a Ballet in New York City.

10. Metropolitan Opera

9.6
70 Lincoln Center Plz (at Columbus Ave & 64th St), New York, NY
Opera House · Lincoln Square · 197 tips and reviews

Presidential LibrariesPresidential Libraries: Watching the Joffrey Ballet perform here is always a treat, but when the Reagans came on March 15, 1981, it was extra special- their son Ron was one of the dancers performing that night.

China Daily USAChina Daily USA: John Adams' musical masterpiece Nixon in China will be on display on this stage until Feb 19, and a prominent feature of it is the revolutionary ballet The Red Detachment of Women. Read more.

Kathleen C.Kathleen Cone: A fine art piece called: THE SWAN LAKE BALLET: "When Will I Ever Dance?" Hope you like it! 24"x24" Collage :)

Peridance Capezio Center is one of The 15 Best Places for a Ballet in New York City.

11. Peridance Capezio Center

9.4
126 E 13th St (btwn 3rd Ave. & 4th Ave.), New York, NY
Dance Studio · Greenwich Village · 22 tips and reviews

Ksenia K.Ksenia Klimparskaya: Ballet class with Graciela Monica Kozak at 1pm, Monday through Friday and in the morning on Saturday.

Helen S.Helen S: fun classes to try: whaacking and vogueing

Take Kristin Sudeikis's Adv/Int Contemporary Tues 9p, Weds 1pm & Sun 2:30p! Sooo good.

New York City Center is one of The 15 Best Places for a Ballet in New York City.

12. New York City Center

9.1
131 W 55th St (btwn 6th & 7th Ave), New York, NY
Theater · 76 tips and reviews

jaoquin m.jaoquin murray: Alvin Ailey American ballet

Ajkun B.Ajkun BalletTheatre: Love it! One of the oldest places in the City where you watch dance.

The Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal: Following a nationwide trend, the seats in this theater are getting wider by an average of two inches. "Americans have gotten a little plumper," explains the managing director. Read more.

Ballet Arts is one of The 15 Best Places for a Ballet in New York City.

13. Ballet Arts

7.9
130 W 56th St, New York, NY
Dance Studio · Theater District · 3 tips and reviews

KseniaKsenia: Fun ballet classes and workouts for every level. Great capoeira and samba, too! Open classes.

Mario C.Mario Castro: Steven Reed's class are so much fun , he teaches current and older Broadway combos . It's challenging for beginners but worth it.

Mario C.Mario Castro: Love Steven Reed 's theatre dance classes

The Frye Company is one of The 15 Best Places for a Ballet in New York City.

14. The Frye Company

9.0
113 Spring St (between Greene St & Mercer St), New York, NY
Shoe Store · SoHo · 20 tips and reviews

Peggy L.Peggy Li: Take a break from boots and try on the Carson! My favorite ballet flat these days.

SarahSarah: There's a nice bathroom hidden all the way in the back of the store. Useful for days spent shopping in soho.

HilaryHilary: Two year warranty on all shoes - covers everything!!!

Symphony Space is one of The 15 Best Places for a Ballet in New York City.

15. Symphony Space

8.8
2537 Broadway (at 95th St.), New York, NY
Theater · Upper West Side · 31 tips and reviews

David O.David Ollington: 45 minutes standing in line in the sun in July to see a performance by students in ballet school?

Jonathan W.Jonathan Wolfson: They have a great lounge. Open late, affordable drinks, comfortable couches, and the best part is the low noise volume. Romantic.

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