Fridays at Noon
The 92Y Harkness Dance Center's FRIDAYS AT NOON, since 1986, includes work choreographed by emerging, mid-career and legacy artists.
Catherine Tharin, Director and Curator
A mixed bill of choreographers show finished or in-progress choreography with audience discussion at the conclusion of the performance. All performances take place in Buttenwieser Hall at 92nd Street Y.
ATTENTION: Tickets are required for all Fridays at Noon events. A portion of this money supports the Harkness Dance Center. Click ‘Learn More’ under each specific event for details and to purchase tickets.
Live streams of each Fridays At Noon performance are available at www.tischdanceandnewmedia.com/live. The live streams of the Fridays At Noon performances are part of an educational collaboration between 92Y Harkness Dance Center and NYU’s Tisch Dance and New Media Program.
For Teachers with students Grades 5–12 / Reservations Required
Introduce students to the art and process of dance making. View new dance works and works-in-progress by emerging and seasoned choreographers. Participate in discussions with dancers and choreographers about their process of making dances and take part in specially designed experiential dance workshops at the 92nd Street Y Harkness Dance Center. To attend a free performance and to arrange a post-performance workshop for your students, please fill out and send in the form below to make reservations. Subject to availability. 50 students max. per performance.
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Fridays at Noon at the 92nd Street Y Harkness Dance Center are generously supported by Judith K. and James Dimon.
Fridays at Noon: Keith A. Thompson—The Articulation of Multiple Pathways
Fri, Mar 28, 2014, 12 pm
Keith A. Thompson (danceTactics) curates Emily Berry(B3W Performance Group) and Jin Ju Song-Begin (Da-On Dance).
Fridays at Noon: Balanchine's Early Years with Elizabeth Kendall and Troy Schumacher Featuring Jared Angle, Rebecca Krohn and Ashley Laracey
Fri, Apr 11, 2014, 12 pm
In her new book, Balanchine and the Lost Muse, Kendall explores the choreographer’s life in Georgia and Russia and particularly his work with Lydia Ivanova.
Fridays at Noon: Dance Lineage—James Waring, Aileen Passloff and Arthur Aviles
Fri, Apr 25, 2014, 12 pm
Choreographer and designer James Waring was an influential avant-garde artist of the 50's and 60's in New York.
Fridays at Noon: Liz Gerring—Fresh Work with Friends and Collaborators
Fri, May 2, 2014, 12 pm
Join Liz Gerring and friends and collaborators for an informal preview of some fresh work.
Fridays at Noon: Glimpse 2—A Performance/Installation Based on the Underscore
Fri, May 9, 2014, 12 pm
You are invited to step into a living world—somewhere between a 3-D moving art installation, a visit to the zoo, and your living room.
Fridays at Noon: Christine Dakin and La Voz del Cuerpo
Fri, May 16, 2014, 12 pm
Martha Graham dancer screens her beautiful film, La Voz del Cuerpo (The Body Speaks) about the creative life of the dancer and dance’s roots in the natural world.
Fridays at Noon: Christopher Caines
Fri, May 30, 2014, 12 pm
Caines is committed to creating original ballet works set to live music and songs.
If you have any questions, need assistance with your order or require special seating considerations, such as wheelchair accessible seating or hearing assistance, please call Customer Service at 212.415.5500 during our Hours of Operation.
If you prefer, you can order your tickets and class enrollments by calling Customer Service at 212.415.5500 during our Hours of Operation, using Visa, MasterCard or American Express. You can also place your order by fax, by mail, or in person at our Box Office on Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street.
Have a group?
Groups of 10 or more receive a 15% discount. Please note that certain events may not qualify for a group rate. To make group arrangements or need further assistance, you may contact Customer Service at 212.415.5500 during our Hours of Operation.
Get to the front of the line!
Priority registration puts you at the front of the line to register for courses and events for an upcoming semester.
Eligible patrons will be able to order priority registration online.
Who is eligible for priority registration?
Individuals who have participated in 92nd Street Y programs over the past year in selected program areas, participants in certain memberships, and those who have made contributions of $500 or more to 92Y, are eligible to register for programs before they become available to the general public.
How do I know if I qualify?
Patrons that qualify for Priority Registration will receive packets in the mail explaining how to purchase online. Priority registration is normally mailed 2-3 weeks before a catalog is available. Registration information includes your Patron ID#. You can use this ID# to setup your login information online. This will allow you to register early for a course or event. Please note: if you receive a packet, you are only eligible to priority register for the programs covered in your packet.
Priority Registration Support
To find out if you are eligible for priority registration, don't have your Patron ID#, or having difficulty ordering online, please call 212.415.5500 or email.