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Founded by George Balanchine and Lincoln Kirstein
Chairman of Faculty and Artistic Director Peter Martins

Neighborhood

The School of American Ballet makes its home at Lincoln Center—the world-famous performing arts and cultural complex that is also home to the New York City Ballet, the Metropolitan Opera, the New York City Opera, New York Philharmonic, the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, the Film Society of Lincoln Center, Lincoln Center Theater, the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts and The Juilliard School.

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Lincoln Center and the School are positioned in the heart of Manhattan's upper west side, one of New York City's best neighborhoods. the area is alive with cultural amenities, movie theaters, bookstores, unique shops, and restaurants. Explore the school's immediate neighborhood using the map above. The highlighted points of interest are within the boundaries set for advanced students who reside at the school.