The Week Ahead: March 12-16 on the AVENUE

Monday, March 12, 2018

What’s going on this week in New York:

The School of American Ballet 2018 Winter Ball

Celebrate the School of American Ballet at the annual winter ball. The evening will feature a one-time-only performance of a new work by students of the School of American Ballet. For the second consecutive year, the piece will be choreographed by SAM alumnus and current New York City Ballet dancer Alec Knight.

Monday, March 12, 7 p.m.

David H. Koch Theater, 20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York

Shuck It Forward NYC 

Pearls and philanthropy—is there a better combination? Beginning March 15, Bar Belly on the Lower East Side will offer a $24 pairing with two Fords Gin and Lo-Fi Vermouth 50/50 martinis paired with half a dozen oysters, with 10% of proceeds donated to the Billion Oyster Project.

Beginning Thursday, March 15

Bar Belly, 14 Orchard Street, New York

The Frick Young Fellows Ball

This year’s Frick Young Fellows Ball is themed Virtue & Vice, inspired by Paolo Veronese’s painting from 1565, “The Choice Between Virtue and Vice.”

Thursday, March 15

The Frick Collection, 1 East 70th Street, New York

Escape from Margaritaville Opening Night

The Jimmy Buffett musical opens! Escape the drudgery of day-to-day life with Tully Mars on an island escape

Thursday, March 15

Marquis Theatre, 210 West 46th Street, New York

Gala Premiere of Mozart’s Cosi Fan Tutti

Mozart’s comedy of the sexes returns to Lincoln Center. Manipulating the action are the Don Alfonso of Christopher Maltman and the Despina of Tony Award–winner Kelli O’Hara, with Amanda Majeski, Serena Malfi, Ben Bliss, and Adam Plachetka as the pairs of young lovers who test each other’s faithfulness. David Robertson conducts.

Thursday, March 15, 5:30 p.m.

Metropolitan Opera House, 30 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York



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