Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is a 16.3-acre (6.6-hectare) complex of buildings in the Lincoln Square neighborhood of Manhattan in New York City. Reynold Levy has been its president since 2002.
Performance Facilities at the Center:
Other Associated and Local Theaters and Facilities:
- The center has 29 indoor and outdoor performance facilities that include:
- Alice Tully Hall - a 1,095-seat concert hall located within the Juilliard School building; the home stage of The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center.
- Avery Fisher Hall (formerly Philharmonic Hall) - a 2,738-seat symphony hall; the home stage of the New York Philharmonic;
- Metropolitan Opera House - a 3,900-seat opera house; the home stage of the Metropolitan Opera
- David H. Koch Theater (formerly New York State Theater) - a 2,713-seat theater; constructed to be the home of the New York City Ballet; many Broadway musicals have also been revived there.
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc.:
- Church of St. Ignatius Loyola - a Roman Catholic Church located on Park Avenue between 83rd and 84th Streets on Manhattan's Upper East Side; used by Lincoln Center for its pipe organ which allows expanded organ repertoire
- The Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College - a theater at John Jay College of Criminal Justice; used for the Lincoln Center Festival and Great Performers series
- Pope Auditorium - a theater located in Leon Lowenstein Hall of Fordham University's Lincoln Center campus (located across West 62nd Street from Lincoln Center)
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc. (LCPA) is one of the eleven resident organizations, and serves three primary roles: presenter of artistic programming, national leader in arts and education and community relations, and manager of the center's campus. As the World
's largest presenter of performing arts offering some 5,000 programs, initiatives and events annually, its programs include American Songbook, Great Performers, Lincoln Center Festival, Lincoln Center Out of Doors, Midsummer Night Swing, the Mostly Mozart Festival, and the Emmy Award-winning Live from Lincoln Center.