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February 10, 2013

Chinese Lunar New Year Firecracker Ceremony

The Better Chinatown Society lights 500,000 firecrackers to welcome on the first day of the Chinese New Year. (This year will be the Year of the Snake.)  There will also be lion dances, craft vendors and food booth.
Start: February 10, 2013 11:00 am
End: February 10, 2013 5:00 pm
Venue: Chinatown
Grand St. at Forsythe St.
Cost: Free

January 15, 2013

New York City Ballet: Balanchine

The winter season begins with an all-Balanchine program of Serenade, Mozartiana, and Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 2. Balanchine’s one-act revision of Swan Lake returns to the repertory this week as well, along with the choreographer’s Tchaikovsky Suite No. 3 and Allegro Brillante.

Start: January 15, 2013 8:00 pm
End: January 15, 2013 11:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln Center
Phone: 212-875-5000
Broadway at 62nd St., Manhattan
Cost: $29-$155

January 11, 2013 – January 13, 2013

Dance Gotham Festival

The seventh annual showcase presented by Gotham Arts Exchange features a wide range of great American companies, ranging from ballet to modern: Highlights include Armitage Gone! Dance, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, Ballet Memphis, Momix, Aszure Barton & Artists, and Keigwin + Company.

Start: January 11, 2013 8:00 pm
End: January 13, 2013 8:00 pm
Venue: Skirball Center for the Performng Arts
Phone: 212-992-8484
566 Laguardia Pl. (@ West 3rd), Manhattan
Cost: $18

November 28, 2012

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

The acclaimed African American company comes back for it’s annual holiday program starting 11/28 and running through 12/30.  Find out details here.

Start: November 28, 2012 8:00 pm
End: November 28, 2012 11:00 pm
Venue: New York City Center
Phone: 212-581-1212
131 W. 55th St. (b/w 6 & 7), New York, NY, United States