American Ballet Theatre is proud to partner with the following
organizations to bring
America’s National Ballet Company® to the widest possible
audience during our 2012 Met Season. Please click below or scroll
down for detailed information!
American Girl Place (Event:
Firebird Russian Restaurant
WNET Kids Club THIRTEEN, the South Street Seaport
Museum (Event: June 9)
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American Ballet Theatre’s Swan Lake
Wed., June 27:
2pm matinee performance,
Experience the magic of Swan Lake with this special
American Girl visit to the ballet! The day begins at the world-famous
Metropolitan Opera House, with a spectacular performance your
girl will never forget. After the curtain falls, your girl
will have the chance to meet a ballerina. Then, you’ll
travel to American Girl Place (609 Fifth Avenue at 49th Street)
to enjoy a delicious meal together. Transportation from the
ballet to American Girl Place is provided after the performance.
Tickets are $120 per person. Reservations required; call American
Girl toll-free at 877-247-5223. For girls ages 6 and up. For
more info click
To celebrate American Ballet Theatre’s New York Premiere
of Alexei Ratmansky’s Firebird, NYC’s
only pre-revolutionary Russian restaurant, FireBird, will
honor its namesake ballet with a special three-course prix-fixe
menu available during the “Firebird” month of
June. Located at 365 West 46th Street on Manhattan’s
Restaurant Row, FireBird restaurant offers this special ABT
prix-fixe menu for $39.95/person* to ticket-holders for American
Ballet Theatre's Met 2012 Spring Season (regularly priced
$44.95/person). Menu options include the restaurant’s
top Russian specialties including Beef Stroganoff and Lobster
Versasia. Call 212-586-0244 for restaurant reservations and
for more information. Choreographed by ABT Artist-in-Residence
Alexei Ratmansky, Firebird is set to Igor Stravinsky’s
incomparable score and tells the magical fairy tale of the
legendary creature who helps two noble lovers overcome an
evil sorcerer. ABT brings this acclaimed new production to
the Metropolitan Opera House for eight performances only,
June 11-13 and June 21-23.
*Each ABT ticket is valid for one discount prix fixe meal.
Offer expires June 30.
AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE
APPLAUD “FIREBIRD” WITH
Available at Magnolia New York City June 1 – 30
Inspired by Alexei Ratmansky's new production of Firebird,
Magnolia Bakery is pleased to offer this specialty cupcake during
the Firebird month of June!
This orange-date cupcake, with orange-flavored icing, comes in a
sparkling red wrapper and is a reflection of Magnolia's commitment
to freshly made, adventurous American baked goods.
The Bakery will offer the Firebird cupcake until June 30, in conjunction
with American Ballet Theatre's performances of Firebird at the Metropolitan
Opera House, June 11-13, and June 21-13, 2012.
Ballet Theatre and
Kids Club THIRTEEN celebrate Le Corsaire
at the South Street Seaport Museum
Saturday, June 9, 11:30a – 1:30p - FREE EVENT!
FREE to WNET Kids Club THIRTEEN members or
FREE with admission to the South Street Seaport Museum
Ahoy there! Join American Ballet Theatre and Kids Club THIRTEEN
at the South Street Seaport Museum for sailing-themed fun!
Meet the Cat in the Hat, and go on a sea-faring treasure hunt through
the museum. Teaching artists from ABT will lead a special ballet
basics workshop on Pier 16, and enter for your chance to win a Family
Four-Pack of tickets to ABT's swashbuckling pirate adventure, Le
Corsaire, performed July 2 - 7 at the Metropolitan Opera House.
No dance experience necessary – just bring comfortable
shoes, sunscreen, a bottle of water, and a dancing spirit!
Space is limited for craft activity and dance
workshops. Advance priority registration to workshop for Kids Club
THIRTEEN members is encouraged by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
with the number of adults & children in your party. Kids Club
members who pre-register should check-in by 11:15 a.m. to secure
their priority spot for the 11:30 a.m. dance workshop. Workshops
& Museum admission are free for Kids Club members. Event is
open to the general public with admission to the South Street Seaport
Museum, on a first-come, first-served, space available basis. Check-in
opens at 11 a.m.