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  • Intimate Apparel

    Intimate Apparel January 13 - March 6, 2022

    Music byRicky Ian Gordon
    Libretto byLynn Nottage
    Directed byBartlett Sher
    Newhouse Theater

    Based on the acclaimed play of the same name, INTIMATE APPAREL is a new opera at Lincoln Center Theater. With a libretto by Lynn Nottage, score by Ricky Ian Gordon, and directed by Bartlett Sher, the opera is set in turn of the century New York and tells the story of an African-American seamstress on a journey toward love and, ultimately, self-reliance. Learn More »

    January 13 - March 6, 2022
  • Flying Over Sunset

    Flying Over Sunset November 11, 2021 - January 16, 2022

    Book byJames Lapine
    Music byTom Kitt
    Lyrics byMichael Korie
    Directed byJames Lapine
    Beaumont Theater

    A new musical, set in the 1950s, about three extraordinary and accomplished people - Aldous Huxley (Harry Hadden-Paton); Clare Boothe Luce (Carmen Cusack); and Cary Grant (Tony Yazbeck) - each of whom experimented with the drug LSD. Book by James Lapine, music by Tom Kitt, lyrics by Michael Korie, and directed by James Lapine. Learn More »

    November 11, 2021 - January 16, 2022
  • Pass Over

    Pass Over August 4 - October 10, 2021

    August Wilson Theatre

    Evoking heartbreak, hope, and joy over its 95 minutes, PASS OVER crafts everyday profanities into poetic and humorous riffs, illuminating the unquestionable human spirit of young men looking for a way out. Learn More »

    August 4 - October 10, 2021
  • Spotlight Series


    LCT SPOTLIGHT SERIES is a free program of digital performances, conversations, cast reunions and more featuring Lincoln Center Theater artists. Learn More »

  • The Headlands

    The Headlands February 8, 2020 - March 11, 2020

    A new play byChristopher Chen
    Directed byKnud Adams
    Claire Tow Theater

    THE HEADLANDS is a contemporary noir that explores the stories we tell ourselves and the fallibility of the mind. Learn More »

    February 8, 2020 - March 11, 2020
  • Power Strip

    Power Strip October 5 - November 17, 2019

    A new play bySylvia Khoury
    Directed byTyne Rafaeli
    Claire Tow Theater

    In POWER STRIP, Yasmin, a young Syrian refugee, spends her days tethered to an electric power strip in a Greek refugee camp. Learn More »

    October 5 - November 17, 2019
  • In The Green

    In The Green June 8 - August 4, 2019

    A new musical byGrace McLean
    Directed byLee Sunday Evans
    Claire Tow Theater

    IN THE GREEN, a new musical by Grace McLean, tells the origin story of one of Medieval history's most powerful and creative women: Hildegard von Bingen.  Learn More »

    June 8 - August 4, 2019
  • The Rolling Stone

    The Rolling Stone June 20 - August 25, 2019

    A new play byChris Urch
    Directed bySaheem Ali
    Newhouse Theater

    Set in Uganda, a country subjected to severe anti-homosexuality laws, THE ROLLING STONE, is an intimate yet explosive family drama about two brothers at odds - one a gay man in a clandestine relationship, and the other a church pastor who fervently rails against the lifestyle his brother is forced to conceal. Learn More »

    June 20 - August 25, 2019
  • Nantucket Sleigh Ride

    Nantucket Sleigh Ride February 21, 2019 - May 5, 2019

    Newhouse Theater

    In his attempts to recover a memory of an event that happened on that ‘far away island’ 35 years before, NANTUCKET SLEIGH RIDE plunges a New York playwright-turned- venture capitalist (John Larroquette) into a whirlpool of a giant lobster, Roman Polanski, a pornography ring, Walt Disney, a murder, stranded children, and Jorge Luis Borges, with the most unexpected results.  Learn More »

    February 21, 2019 - May 5, 2019
  • Marys Seacole

    Marys Seacole February 9 - April 7, 2019

    Claire Tow Theater

    In MARYS SEACOLE, Mary (Quincy Tyler Bernstine) is an ambitious Jamaican woman whose adventures take her across oceans and eras, from a battlefield of the Crimean War to a contemporary nursing home, and many times and places in between.  This new play by Jackie Sibblies Drury is an exploration of what it means to be a woman who is paid to care. Learn More »

    February 9 - April 7, 2019
  • Throw Me On the Burnpile and Light Me Up

    Throw Me On the Burnpile and Light Me Up December 6 - 8, 2018

    Written and Performed byLucy Alibar
    Directed byNeel Keller
    Claire Tow Theater

    Screenwriter, playwright, and novelist Lucy Alibar (Beasts of the Southern Wild) shares extraordinary coming-of-age stories in THROW ME ON THE BURNPILE AND LIGHT ME UP, set in the sometimes dangerous and often magical Florida Panhandle. Learn More »

    December 6 - 8, 2018
  • The Hard Problem

    The Hard Problem October 25, 2018 - January 6, 2019

    A new play byTom Stoppard
    Directed byJack O'Brien
    Newhouse Theater

    In Tom Stoppard’s THE HARD PROBLEM, Hilary (Adelaide Clemens) is a young psychology researcher at the Krohl Institute for Brain Science where psychology and biology meet.  If there is nothing but matter, what is consciousness?  This is “the hard problem” facing science, and for Hilary the possibility of genuine altruism, without a hidden Darwinian self-interest, depends on the answer.  Meanwhile she is nursing a private sorrow.  She needs a miracle and is prepared to pray for one. Learn More »

    October 25, 2018 - January 6, 2019