2018 Calendar

New York City Ballet

Romeo + Juliet

FridayJuly 208:00 PM



Romeo + Juliet (Prokofiev/Martins)



Experience the excitement of American Girl Place in the park! Set in a massive tent on the lush SPAC grounds you will participate in all kinds of activities themed around the American Girl Place Girl of the Year. You even have a chance at winning one of ten that we will give away! There will be photo booths, crafts, games, a lemonade stand and all kinds of cookies!

We can’t wait to see you and your dolls at one of our most popular events!

Program Notes

  • American Girl Night, 6pm
  • CDPHP Family Night, 6pmlearn more
  • Pre-Performance Talk, 7pm – see below for details
  • New York City Ballet, 8pm

In defiance of its tragic ending, Shakespeare’s ROMEO + JULIET remains the greatest romance of all time, demonstrating the power of love in its many forms. NYCB’s staging of this eternal classic, set to Prokofiev’s glorious accompaniment, features choreography by Peter Martins, sets and costumes by Danish artist Per Kirkeby, and lighting by Mark Stanley.

Pre-Performance Talk, 7pm

30 minute talk with Jay Rogoff, poet; dance critic for Ballet Review, The Hopkins Review; lecturer, Skidmore College

Pre-Performance Talks are free for performance ticket holders thanks to generous support from Siena College


You must be attending the performance following the Pre-Performance Talk to attend the talk.

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