Last summer's smash hit will be back at the park starting this May.
Our Events Department is busy planning for another great warm-weather season, and one of the most successful returning programs is Bryant Park Presents . The multi-series schedule brings some of NYC’s top performing arts organizations and artists to the park, and was an instant hit in 2016, drawing thousands of people for incredible theater, music, and dance performances.
The upcoming season is coming together, featuring three Shakespeare plays, five Contemporary Dance events on Friday evenings, a two-day Emerging Music Festival, a two-day IN/TERSECT Festival (jazz and classical music ensembles), Accordion Picnics and an Accordion Festival, seven Dance Parties, and much more. New York City Opera will also be coming back to the park, this time for four previews and extra special performances.
Improvement is the watchword at Bryant Park, so the staff is working to make the experience even better for attendees, with more diverse entertainment, increased food and drink options, upgraded visuals, and a more festive atmosphere.
Winter Village packs up for the season as the park undergoes its annual transformation.
Since 1992, Partnership staff have made it their mission to turn 34th Street into the vibrant, bustling neighborhood it is today.
In just a few weeks, 34th Street will be blooming with all sorts of colorful flowers.
Building owners are preparing well for the future with investment in new common spaces.