Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
Inside Scoop: Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
One of New York City’s most iconic and notable destinations for dance, music, film, opera, theater, orchestra and jazz, Lincoln Center is a national leader in arts, education and community relations. One of the world's largest presenters of performing arts, it offers approximately 5,000 programs. Since 1956, Lincoln Center has housed an impressive selection of 46 venues depending on the event.
Lots of world-renowned performances are in the center of the spotlight at Lincoln Center including the Metropolitan Opera, the American Songbook series and The Big Apple Circus in Damrosch Park. Annual summer events include the Lincoln Center Festival, Midsummer Night Swing, Lincoln Center Out-of-Doors and the Mostly Mozart Festival. Family friendly, Lincoln Center also offers cultural programming for kids.
Beyond being a major cultural destination for more than 5 million visitors per year, Lincoln Center is home to Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, film premieres and beyond.