20Oct

Giveaway: NY Theatre Ballet Presents Cinderella and The Nutcracker

We are big fans of the New York Theatre Ballet.  Ever since my daughter started taking dance lessons, it has been a key part of our NYC experience every fall.
Cinderella for children opens on November 12 at Florence Gould Hall, NYC. Choreographed by Donald Mahler and set to music by Prokofiev, Cinderella is an ideal introduction to ballet for children ages 3-10, but also sophisticated enough for the most discerning parent to enjoy. With comical evil stepsisters and a clock that comes to life, the ballet is a delightful blend of charm and humor for the whole family. Cinderella features an enchanting set by Gillian Bradshaw-Smith and opulent costumes by Sylvia Nolan (Resident Costume Designer of the Metropolitan Opera).

Tickets are $31 for children and $36 for adults. Group rates and special subscription prices available. Perfect for parties or family outings! We hope you will list these performance below!
 

Florence Gould Hall (55 East 59th Street, New York, NY)

Nov 12 — 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 3:30 pm

Nov 13 — 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 3:30 pm

 

The Egg (Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY)

Jan 29 — 3:00 pm

  Jan 30 — 10:15 am

AND… on December 9th, New York Theatre Ballet premieres in New York City an ALL NEW Nutcracker for children! 

           December 10, 11, 17, 18 at 11am, 1pm & 3:30 pm


To purchase tickets for Florence Gould Hall,please visit www.nytb.org or Ticketmaster.com

or call Ticketmaster at 1.800.982.2787

Children $31, Adults $36

For pricing and purchasing information for performances at The Egg, please visit www.theegg.com.

Today one of you will receive a pair of  TWO tickets to Cinderella or The Nutcracker at the NY Theatre Ballet! 

All you have to do to win is leave a comment below and let me know which show you would choose.  Please be sure to leave an email address or Twitter handle IN YOUR RESPONSE below (this is important!)

Winners will be chosen on Friday, October 28th at noon.  The winner will have 24 hours to accept the prize or it will go to the runner-up.

Disclosure: Giveaway courtesy of  the NY Theatre Ballet.

About New York Theatre Ballet

New York Theatre Ballet was founded in 1978 by Diana Byer. It is the most widely seen chamber ballet company in the United States and was hailed by The New York Times’ Alastair Macaulay as “an invaluable company.”  New York Theatre Ballet is dedicated to performing contemporary and classic chamber ballets at affordable prices for all audiences, locally, nationally and internationally. NYTB has earned national acclaim for its restoration and revival of small masterworks by great choreographers including Frederick Ashton, Merce Cunningham, Agnes de Mille, José Limón, and Antony Tudor, and for its innovative 60 minute ballets based on children’s literature. For thousands of young people NYTB performances are their introduction to ballet. NYTB also provides training at its Ballet School NY which follows the Cecchetti syllabus. NYTB’s LIFT Community Services Program provides tuition-free ballet classes and other vital help for productive learning for at-risk and homeless children.


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  1. Would love to win the Nutcracker tickets so I could take my daughter to see it! She has never been to the ballet!

    Twitter handle: @adlf2000

  2. Tia Jimenez says:

    My daughter and I would love to attend the show ….tia_orraca@yahoo.com

  3. Arin Gornstein says:

    My twin girls love Cinderella and I’d love to take them to see a ballet performance. They might want to wear their tutus! #arinrachel

  4. Nov 12 Nutcracker tix would really kick off the holiday season for my little ballerina.
    kkql@aol.com

  5. Either show would be amazing, but I think The Nutcracker would be a HUGE hit with either of my kids. They both love ballet!

    @kdwald

  6. I would love to take my 4 yo to the 11am show of Cinderella on 11/12!

  7. Ever since I was a little girl I have wanted to see The Nutcracker ballet and have yet to do so. I made a promise to myself that I would take my girl as soon as she was old enough…..she’s 6 now and we are so ready! :)

    @BarbaraPorAtras

  8. Heard this is great and would like to see the Nutcracker

    @gerryinwp

  9. Would love to take my daughter to any of the New York shows (11/12 or 11/13) we are flexible!

    aisha[dot]L[dot]greene[at]gmail[dot]com

  10. I would love to win tix to the Nutcracker

    dbq1130 yahoo.com

  11. Stephanie MacDonald says:

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  12. Nutcracker for us :)

    leahaa2000
    at
    yahoo.com

  13. My daughter’s favorite. Ballet.
    Twitter. – gigig99

  14. Mark Schwartz says:

    My daughter would love to go this ballet as Cinderella is her favorite.

    mdsgigi at aol dot com

  15. Diana Gervits says:

    I’d love to win this and either of the NYC 1:00 pm shows would be great.
    gervitsd(at)verizon(dot)net

  16. I would love to take my daughter to either show. She love anything to do with ballet. She has a twin who is special needs, so it would be great to let her have something that was just for her : )

  17. I WOULD LIKE TO TAKE MY DAUGHTER TO THE NUTCRACKER.
    cindy0462@gmail.com

  18. Would love the NUTCRACKER
    MACROUSE AT VERIZON.NET

  19. E. Heather says:

    Nov 13 — 1:00 pm would be amazing!

    @itslizheather

  20. patricia laureano says:

    my granddaughter is6/2 and would love to see cinderella and the nutcracker.she has only seen the movies and what a special experiece for us to share.

  21. Would love tix to see Cinderella and bring my little sister Brooke.

    • Would love tix to see Cinderella and bring my little sister Brooke.

      Nov 12th 3:30PM

      yerelyn{at)gmail[dot]com

  22. New York Theatre Ballet in New York City an ALL NEW Nutcracker for children!

    It would be for my boyfriend’s niece who dances. I think she would love it. But ultimately she would choose.

    reannenny@aol.com

  23. I have two daughters age 4 and 5 who LOVE ballet. It would be such a trill for our entire family to win tickets to this performance!