The Joyce Theater175 Eighth Avenue
New York, NY 10011
Nearly 35 years ago, The Joyce opened its doors for the first time to audiences who appreciated how the Elgin Theater, an abandoned and decrepit movie house, had almost magically morphed into a stylish home for dance. Since then, new carpeting has been installed, seats have been repaired, and lighting and sound have been updated, […]
An Interview with Trey McIntyre about His New Work for BalletX By Laura Diffenderfer Philadelphia’s svelte 10-member contemporary ballet company, BalletX, returns to The Joyce this week with a program of recent works including Finnish choreographer Jorma Elo’s 2014 Gran Partita, and two New York premieres: Show Me by BalletX co-founder Matthew Neenan, and Big […]
A Note from Executive Director, Linda Shelton on The Joyce’s Cuba Festival: Over the next two weeks, as part of our Cuba Festival, we feature the return of audience favorite Malpaso Dance Company and the New York debuts of DanzAbierta and Compañía Irene Rodríguez, two skilled and stylish companies that represent different aspects of the […]
We’re proud to announce our upcoming performance season, which promises to be particularly spectacular, with Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company, Lucinda Childs Dance Company, and Martha Graham Dance Company all returning to The Joyce for two-week engagements. Dorrance Dance with Toshi Reagon & BIGLovely in The Blues Project returns as well, along with Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, who takes the stage for a three-week holiday romp. Also on tap—Kate Weare Company, BODYTRAFFIC, and Complexions Contemporary Ballet, an eclectic mix of companies whose work has previously captured the imagination of Joyce audiences.