A Day in the Life of Lincoln Center
Wake up to the beauty of the Revson Fountain. Meet piano virtuoso Lang Lang before his concert with the New York Philharmonic. Experience a ballerina’s day with New York City Ballet’s Megan Fairchild. See the magic unfold offstage at the Metropolitan Opera. Get the curators’ perspective at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Cook with the chef at Lincoln Ristorante. Be enchanted by musicians from the Chamber Music Society. Enjoy a live performance at the David Rubenstein Atrium.
Tune in to the livestream on Lincoln Center’s Facebook page on Friday, October 7 to get a glimpse behind the curtain at Lincoln Center. From Lincoln Center Theater’s Falsettos to the rhythm at Jazz at Lincoln Center to the Tisch WNET Studios, viewers will see what happens onstage and off, and meet the people who make Lincoln Center the world’s leading cultural campus.
All-day October 7, 2016
Hightlights to watch include:
9:00 am The Juilliard School’s morning drama warm-up class
9:50 am Follow New York City Ballet principal dancer Megan Fairchild throughout the day as she prepares for the evening’s performance
10:35 am School of American Ballet’s advanced girls' class with Suki Schorer and the advanced boys' class with Jonathan Stafford
1:00 pm Metropolitan Opera House tour
2:30 pm The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center rehearsal
4:00 pm Jazz at Lincoln Center tour and a performance by Elio Villafranca and Abdou Mboup
5:00 pm Performance by Lang Lang
8:30 pm Performance by pioneering jazz pianist Marc Cary
10:40 pm Join the fans at Lincoln Center Theater's production of Falsettos on Broadway’s stage door at the Walter Kerr Theatre
Throughout the day, curators at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts will “show and tell” highlights from the Library’s collection