List of New York City Ballet 2008 repertory

New York City Ballet dances Winter, Spring and Fall seasons each year at the David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center, as well as a Summer season at Saratoga Springs and tours; from Thanksgiving to New Year's they perform George Balanchine's Nutcracker; this is the list of ballets with casts for the 2008 season, beginning Wednesday, January 2, and ending in Paris at the Opéra Bastille, September 21.[1]

Contents

WinterEdit

TuesdayEdit

January 15, Romeo JulietEdit

January 22, Four by FourEdit

January 29, TraditionsEdit

[Winter Repertory 1] [Playbill, Winter 1]

  • Winter
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall

February 5, Double FeatureEdit

February 12, Spirit of DiscoveryEdit

  • first section
  • second section

February 19, InspirationsEdit

WednesdayEdit

January 2, JewelsEdit

[Winter Repertory 2] [Playbill, Winter 2]

January 9, matinée, Romeo JulietEdit

Juliet and Romeo
Juliet’s Nurse
Lady and Lord Capulet

January 9, evening, Romeo JulietEdit

Juliet and Romeo
Juliet’s Nurse
Lady and Lord Capulet

January 16 Four by FourEdit

January 23, PassagesEdit

January 30, PassagesEdit

[Winter Repertory 1] [Playbill, Winter 3]

February 6 Double FeatureEdit

February 13, American Songs and DancesEdit

February 20, American Songs and DancesEdit

ThursdayEdit

January 3, Dance for JoyEdit

[Winter Repertory 2] [Playbill, Winter 4]

January 10, Four by FourEdit

January 17, Balanchine’s WorldEdit

January 24, Balanchine’s WorldEdit

[Winter Repertory 3] [Playbill, Winter 5]

January 31, Double FeatureEdit

[Winter Repertory 1] [Playbill, Winter 6]

February 7, InspirationsEdit

February 14, Matters of the HeartEdit

February 21, Matters of the HeartEdit

[Winter Repertory 4] [Playbill, Winter 7]

notes for ThursdayEdit

  1. ^ a b Due to illness or injury, Rachel Piskin and Adam Hendrickson replaced Stephanie Zungre and Andrew Veyette in The Concert.
  2. ^ Due to illness or injury, Andrew Veyette replaced Benjamin Millepied in the Raymonda Variations.

FridayEdit

January 4, JewelsEdit

January 11, JewelsEdit

January 18, TraditionsEdit

  • Winter
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall

January 25, PassagesEdit

[Winter Repertory 3] [Playbill, Winter 8]

February 1, Double FeatureEdit

February 8, InspirationsEdit

February 15, American Songs and DancesEdit

February 22, Russian TreasuresEdit

[Winter Repertory 4] [Playbill, Winter 9]

Saturday matinéeEdit

January 5, matinée, Romeo JulietEdit

Juliet and Romeo
Juliet’s Nurse
Lady and Lord Capulet

January 12, matinée, Romeo JulietEdit

Juliet and Romeo
Juliet’s Nurse
Lady and Lord Capulet

January 19, matinéeEdit

January 26, matinée, Four by FourEdit

February 2, matinée, Double FeatureEdit

February 9, matinée, Spirit of DiscoveryEdit

  • first section
  • second section

February 16, matinée, InspirationsEdit

February 23, matinée, PassagesEdit

notes for Saturday matinéeEdit

  1. ^ Due to illness or injury, Rebecca Krohn replaced Georgina Pazcoguin in Russian Seasons.

Saturday eveningEdit

January 5, JewelsEdit

January 12, JewelsEdit

January 19, TraditionsEdit

  • Winter
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall

January 26 Spirit of DiscoveryEdit

[Winter Repertory 3] [Playbill, Winter 10]
  • first section
  • second section

February 2, Double FeatureEdit

February 9, American Songs and DancesEdit

February 16 Russian TreasuresEdit

February 23, Matters of the HeartEdit

[Winter Repertory 4] [Playbill, Winter 11]

notes for Saturday eveningEdit

  1. ^ a b Due to illness or injury, Faye Arthurs and Tyler Angle replaced Maria Kowroski and Amar Ramasar in Thou Swell.

Sunday matinéeEdit

January 6 Dance for JoyEdit

January 6 (evening) Romeo JulietEdit

January 13, Romeo JulietEdit

January 20, Balanchine’s WorldEdit

January 27, TraditionsEdit

  • Winter
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall

February 3, Double FeatureEdit

February 10, Nikolaj Hübbe farewellEdit

February 17, Matters of the HeartEdit

February 24, Russian TreasuresEdit

notes for SundayEdit

  1. ^ Due to illness or injury, Andrew Veyette replaced Benjamin Millepied in the Raymonda Variations.

ReferencesEdit

Playbill, NYCB 2008Edit

  • Wednesday, February 6
  • Thursday, February 7
  • Saturday, February 9
  • Sunday, February 10
  • Tuesday, February 12
  • Thursday, February 14
  • Saturday, February 16
  • Sunday, February 17

Fourth Ring talks also known as First Position discussionsEdit


Repertory Week, Winter 2008Edit

  1. ^ a b c Week five January 29–February 3
  2. ^ a b Week one, January 2–6
  3. ^ a b c Week four, January 22–27
  4. ^ a b c Week eight, February 19–24
  • week 6
  • week 7

footnotes for WinterEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y guest artist
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar as at au av aw ax ay az ba bb bc bd be bf bg bh bi first time in rôle
  3. ^ a b c d guest conductor

footnotes for Winter TuesdaysEdit


footnotes for Winter WednesdaysEdit


footnotes for Winter ThursdaysEdit


footnotes for Winter FridaysEdit


footnotes for Winter SaturdaysEdit


footnotes for Winter Saturday matinéesEdit


footnotes for Winter Saturday eveningsEdit


footnotes for Winter SundaysEdit


footnotes for Winter Sunday matinéesEdit


Winter toursEdit

Kennedy Center, Washington DCEdit

London ColiseumEdit

SpringEdit

Week one, April 29–May 4Edit

Tuesday, April 29, Spring galaEdit

Wednesday, April 30Edit

  • Second movement
  • Third movement
  • Fourth movement

Thursday, May 1, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

Friday, May 2, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

[Spring Studio 1] [Spring Fourth Ring 1]

Saturday, May 3, matinéeEdit

[Spring Fourth Ring 2]
  • Second movement
  • Third movement
  • Fourth movement

Saturday, May 3, evening, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

Sunday matinée, May 4, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

notes for week oneEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i first time in rôle
  2. ^ a b c d Due to illness or injury, Megan Fairchild replaced Ashley Bouder in Symphony in C and Kathryn Morgan replaced Megan Fairchild in Western Symphony.
  3. ^ NYC rôle debut
  4. ^ a b c d e Due to illness or injury, Sean Suozzi, Tyler Angle and Rebecca Krohn replaced Adam Hendrickson, Philip Neal and Rachel Rutherford in The Four Seasons.
  5. ^ Due to illness or injury, Marcelo Gomes replaced Jose Manuel Carreño in West Side Story Suite.

Week two, May 5–11Edit

Monday, May 5, NYCB seminar, Jerome Robbins* SomewhereEdit

Tuesday, May 6, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

[Spring Fourth Ring 3]

Wednesday, May 7Edit

  • Second movement
  • Third movement
  • Fourth movement

Thursday, May 8, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

[Spring Studio 2]

Friday, May 9, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

[Spring Fourth Ring 4]

Saturday, May 10, matinéeEdit

[Spring Fourth Ring 5]

Saturday, May 10, eveningEdit

Sunday matinée, May 11, Jerome Robbins celebration, (Mothers' Day)Edit

notes for week twoEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n first time in rôle

Week three, May 13–18Edit

Tuesday, May 13Edit

  • Second movement
  • Third movement
  • Fourth movement

Wednesday, May 14, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

Thursday, May 15, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

[Spring Studio 3]

Friday, May 16, Double FeatureEdit

Saturday, May 17, matinée, Double FeatureEdit

Saturday, May 17, evening, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

Sunday matinée, May 18, Double FeatureEdit

notes for week threeEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f first time in rôle

Week four, May 20–25Edit

Tuesday, May 20, Double FeatureEdit

Wednesday, May 21, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

Thursday, May 22, Double FeatureEdit

Friday, May 23Edit

Saturday, May 24, matinée, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

Saturday, May 24, evening, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

Sunday matinée, May 25, JewelsEdit

notes for week fourEdit

  1. ^ a b Megan Fairchild replaced Ashley Bouder in Brandenburg.
  2. ^ a b first time in rôle

Week five, May 27–June 1Edit

Tuesday, May 27, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

Wednesday, May 28, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

Thursday, May 29Edit

Friday, May 30, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

Saturday, May 31, matinée, JewelsEdit

Saturday, May 31, eveningEdit

Sunday matinée, June 1, Jerome Robbins celebrationEdit

notes for week fiveEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y first time in rôle

Week six, June 3–8Edit

Tuesday, June 3Edit

Wednesday, June 4Edit

Thursday, June 5Edit

Friday, June 6Edit

Saturday, June 7, matinée, JewelsEdit

Saturday, June 7, evening, JewelsEdit

Sunday matinée, June 8Edit

  • Second movement
  • Third movement
  • Fourth movement

notes for week sixEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f first time in rôle
  2. ^ NYC rôle debut
  3. ^ Due to injury or illness Charles Askegard replaced Stephen Hanna in In the Night.
  4. ^ a b Julie Kent and Gonzalo Garcia replaced Alina Cojocaru and Johan Kobborg in Other Dances.
  5. ^ NYCB rôle debut
  6. ^ Due to injury or illness Joaquín De Luz replaced Benjamin Millepied in Rubies.
  7. ^ Charles Askegard replaced Damian Woetzel in Brahms–Schoenberg Quartet.

Week seven, June 10–15Edit

Tuesday, June 10Edit

Wednesday, June 11Edit

Thursday, June 12Edit

[Spring Studio 4]

Friday, June 13Edit

  • Second movement
  • Third movement
  • Fourth movement

Saturday, June 14, matinéeEdit

Saturday, June 14, eveningEdit

Sunday matinée, June 15Edit

notes for week sevenEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l first time in rôle

Week eight, June 16–22Edit

Monday, June 16, NYCB seminarEdit

Tuesday, June 17Edit

Wednesday, June 18, Damian Woetzel's farewell performanceEdit

Thursday, June 19Edit

[Spring Studio 5]
  • Second movement
  • Third movement
  • Fourth movement

Friday, June 20Edit

Saturday, June 21, matinéeEdit

Saturday, June 21, eveningEdit

Sunday matinée, June 22Edit

  • first section
  • second section

notes for week eightEdit

Week nine, June 24–29Edit

Tuesday, June 24Edit

  • Second movement
  • Third movement
  • Fourth movement

Wednesday, June 25Edit

  • first section
  • second section

Thursday, June 26Edit

  • Second movement
  • Third movement
  • Fourth movement

Friday, June 27, Dancers' Choice benefitEdit

conceived and supervised by Jonathan Stafford;

Saturday, June 28, matinéeEdit

Saturday, June 28, eveningEdit

  • first section
  • second section

Sunday matinée, June 29Edit

  • first section
  • second section

notes for week nineEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae first time in rôle
  2. ^ Yvonne Borree replaced Megan Fairchild in the Brahms–Schoenberg Quartet.
  3. ^ Gonzalo Garcia replaced Benjamin Millepied in The Goldberg Variations.
  4. ^ David Prottas replaced Craig Hall in La Sonnambula.
  5. ^ a b c d Due to illness or injury Benjamin Millepied and Robert Fairchild replaced Gonzalo Garcia (who was to have replaced Benjamin Millepied; see above) in The Goldberg Variations.

ReferencesEdit

Playbill, NYCB 2008Edit

Repertory Week, Spring 2008Edit

footnotes for SpringEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak guest artists
  2. ^ a b c d e f apprentice
  3. ^ a b Tom Gold's last performance as a member of City Ballet was Thursday, May 22, 2008, in Double Feature; he performed in Mozartiana Friday and Saturday, June 19 and 20, as a guest artist.
  4. ^ world premiere

Summer Saratoga SpringsEdit

Week two, July 15–19Edit

Week three, July 22–26Edit

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Summer tourEdit

Copenhagen, week oneEdit

Paris, weeks two and threeEdit

Footnotes for ParisEdit

NutcrackerEdit

FootnotesEdit

  1. ^ Casting becomes available a week or two before performance and is subject to change right up to curtain time.

Playbill, NYCBEdit


Playbill, WinterEdit

  1. ^ Tuesday, January 29
  2. ^ Wednesday, January 2
  3. ^ Wednesday, January 30
  4. ^ Thursday, January 3
  5. ^ Thursday, January 24
  6. ^ Thursday, January 31
  7. ^ Thursday, February 21
  8. ^ Friday, January 25
  9. ^ Friday, February 22
  10. ^ Saturday, January 26
  11. ^ Saturday, February 23

Fourth Ring talks also known as First Position discussionsEdit


Winter Fourth Ring talks also known as First Position discussionsEdit


Spring Fourth Ring talks also known as First Position discussionsEdit

  1. ^ Friday, May 2
  2. ^ Saturday, May 3
  3. ^ Tuesday, May 6
  4. ^ Friday, May 9
  5. ^ Saturday, May 10

Repertory Week, WinterEdit

Studio talksEdit


Winter studio talksEdit


Spring studio talksEdit

  1. ^ Friday, May 2, Jennifer Tipton on working with Jerome Robbins
  2. ^ Thursday, May 8, The Seasons
  3. ^ Thursday, May 15, French Cuisine
  4. ^ Thursday, June 12, Here and Now
  5. ^ Thursday, June 19, Then and There

ReferencesEdit

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