New York Theatre Ballet

March 22, 2025 in Wright Auditorium at 7:30 p.m.


New York Theatre Ballet, a renowned institution in the world of dance, has earned recognition such as the National Endowment for the Arts Award and the Governor’s Arts Award. Today, they enchant audiences with their inventive approach to ballet, blending classical technique with contemporary flair. Beyond the graceful movements on stage, their outreach programs bring the magic of dance to communities, schools, and diverse audiences, fostering a deeper appreciation for the art form. Whether you’re a seasoned enthusiast or new to the dance scene, New York Theatre Ballet’s commitment to excellence and accessibility promises an unforgettable experience that transcends the boundaries of the stage. 

“The company remains one of New York’s venerated gems.” – Jerry Hochman

“…it has given the dance world the gift of still relevant revivals (among them works of Anthony Tudor, Agnes DeMille and Vaslav Nkjinsky) as well as works by outstanding contemporary creators such as the English Richard Alston.” – Dawn Lille

Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) should contact ECU’s ADA coordinator at least 48 hours prior to the event at 252-737-1018 or