Once Upon a Ballet
1-hour ballets for ages 3 & up


New York Theatre Ballet’s critically acclaimed Once Upon a Ballet series is back with four enchanting stories, each perfect for the whole family. Introduce your child to the wonderful worlds of dance, music, lights, costumes, and literature in the intimate setting of Florence Gould Hall. They will feel as if they are part of the action!

Subscribe to three favorites or choose all four ballets. Plus enjoy our exclusive subscriber benefits!

• Priority seating
• Ticket exchanges – not available for single show buyers!
• Meet and greet with the dancers
• 10% discount at the gift shop


This season we are offering some of our most popular ballets:

The Alice-in-Wonderland Follies October 22-23, 2022

Keith Michael’s The Nutcracker December 9-11, 2022

Sleeping Beauty March 11-12, 2023

Carnival of the Animals May 6-7, 2023



Order your subscription to Once Upon a Ballet today by downloading the order form here. Return by mail to NYTB at 131 East 10th Street, New York, NY 10003, or scan and email to tickets@nytb.org.


There are NO REFUNDS but subscribers may exchange their tickets for another performance of the same show. Please contact us at tickets@nytb.org for details. All orders are subject to a $5 handling fee on the total price. Each ticket price includes a $1 Florence Gould Hall facility fee. Everyone must have a ticket to gain admittance to the theater, no matter the age.