American Splendor - ABT

This production ran: Jul 7 - Jul 9

This Production is in the past.


From revered classics to modern masterpieces, ABT celebrates its rich and diverse repertoire in this trio of dynamic works. Included in this program are the 75th Anniversary performances of George Balanchine’s tour de force of Neoclassicism, Theme and Variations, set to the sumptuous Tchaikovsky score, Jessica Lang’s ZigZag, a jazzy and vibrant piece that celebrates the legendary career of Tony Bennett, and the New York premiere of Single Eye, a new work by Alonzo King set to music by Jason Moran and with set and costume designs by Robert Rosenwasser.

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Timeline for the show, American Splendor - ABT

Estimated Run Time

2 hrs 5 mins

  • House Opens

  • Part I

    23 mins

  • Intermission

    20 mins

  • Part II

    30 mins

  • Intermission

    20 mins

  • Part III

    32 mins

  • Performance Ends