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 Steven Melendez named Artistic Director

 Steven Melendez named Artistic Director

Monday April 11, 2022

New York Theatre Ballet will welcome its new Artistic Director Steven Melendez and honor the legacy of company founder Diana Byer at Legacy and Future, a benefit evening celebrating NYTB on Wednesday evening, May 4, 7:00 P.M. at Florence Gould Hall in New York City.  Details

 
 Steven Melendez named Artistic Director

 Steven Melendez named Artistic Director

Monday April 11, 2022

New York Theatre Ballet will welcome its new Artistic Director Steven Melendez and honor the legacy of company founder Diana Byer at Legacy and Future, a benefit evening celebrating NYTB on Wednesday evening, May 4, 7:00 P.M. at Florence Gould Hall in New York City. Details

 
Diana Byer to step down as Artistic Director of New York Theatre Ballet

Diana Byer to step down as Artistic Director of New York Theatre Ballet

Tuesday March 29, 2022

Following a 44-year tenure as founder and Artistic Director of New York Theatre Ballet (NYTB), Diana Byer will step down following NYTB’s spring performances, May 4-8, 2022. Details

 
 Diana Byer to step down as Artistic Director of New York Theatre Ballet

 Diana Byer to step down as Artistic Director of New York Theatre Ballet

Tuesday March 29, 2022

Following a 44-year tenure as founder and Artistic Director of New York Theatre Ballet (NYTB), Diana Byer will step down following NYTB’s spring performances, May 4-8, 2022. Details

 
New York Theatre Ballet - Spring LIFT Lab Live: Program D - New York 

New York Theatre Ballet - Spring LIFT Lab Live: Program D - New York 

By Marina Harss, Dance Tabs
Monday May 3, 2021

While large theaters in New York remain closed, it has been the smaller organizations that have shown the most enterprising spirit during the pandemic. New York Theatre Ballet, led by Diana Byer, has been a quiet beacon, not just persevering, but commissioning new works for live performance at the company’s studio in the East Village, as far back as last fall.  Details

 
New York Theatre Ballet: It all fits

New York Theatre Ballet: It all fits

By Jerry Hochman, Critical Dance
Thursday March 14, 2019

REP Program: Scramble, The Elements of Style, The Seasons Details

 
Best of Dance 2018

Best of Dance 2018

By Alastair Macaulay, The New York Times
Friday December 7, 2018

 With Richard Alston, New York Theatre Ballet made The New York Times Dance Critic's Best of 2018 list. Details

 
Review: At New York Theater Ballet, Safe Bets Become Bold

Review: At New York Theater Ballet, Safe Bets Become Bold

By Alastair Macaulay, The New York Times
Sunday April 29, 2018

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