2019 Calendar

Pre-Performance Talk

Jonathon Stafford, Artistic Director, NYCB

TuesdayJuly 167:00pm

Past
Event

Performers

In February of this year, Mr. Stafford was appointed Artistic Director of New York City Ballet and its associated school, the School of American Ballet. A former principal dancer with the company, Mr. Stafford studied with the renowned Pennsylvania teacher Marcia Dale Weary and later at the School of American Ballet. He joined City Ballet in 1999, becoming a principal dancer 2007. In 2014 he retired from the stage. NY Times dance critic, Alastair Macaulay wrote at the time of Stafford’s retirement “He has been among the most discreet, unshowy of dancers: a true but self-effacing gentleman.

Additional Information:

  • All attendees must be a ticket holder to the performance that follows each talk
  • This event is FREE however, a reservation is required due to limited seating
  • Please note that seating for this event is done on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Doors will open 30-minutes prior to each Pre-Performance talk

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