City Center

The Most Happy Fella
By Zachary Stewart · Apr 3, 2014

City Center Encores! mounts an ambitious revival of Frank Loesser's opera-musical theater hybrid.

Seven Men, a French Prostitute, and a Long-Distance Romance: A Preview of the 2014 Encores! Season
By Zachary Stewart · Jan 9, 2014

Little Me with Christian Borle, The Most Happy Fella with Laura Benanti, and John Doyle's Irma La Douce are part of the newest season of the acclaimed concert musical series at New York City Center.

Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty
By Zachary Stewart · Oct 25, 2013

Matthew Bourne guts and revamps Tchaikovsky's classic ballet, mostly for the better.

Hannah Vassallo, Ashley Shaw, and More Set for Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty at City Center
By Bethany Rickwald · Sep 9, 2013
The entire UK cast will perform in the New York premiere of this New Adventures ballet.
I'm Getting My Act Together and Taking It on the Road
By Hayley Levitt · Jul 26, 2013
Encores! rounds out its Off-Center series with a "Strong Woman Number."
Flashback Friday: How Did Betty Buckley Prep for Her Tony Win? By Getting Her Act Together and Taking It on the Road
By Hayley Levitt · Jul 26, 2013
I'm Getting My Act Together and Taking It on the Road is back in New York for five performances at New York City Center.
The Cradle Will Rock
By Zachary Stewart · Jul 11, 2013
Encores! Off-Center presents a faithful and thought-provoking reading of Marc Blitzstein's controversial 1937 musical.
Matthew Bourne Brings His Gothic Sleeping Beauty to New York City Center
By Zachary Stewart · Mar 14, 2013
The British choreographer will entertain the Big Apple with vampires and fouettés.
Broadway's Will Swenson, Jenny Powers and More Join Edward Watts in Encores! Superman
By David Gordon · Feb 28, 2013
James Saito, Alli Mauzey, and David Pittu will also zoom into the comic book musical, running March 20-24 at New York City Center.