NYC's Best Fall Performing Arts Festivals staff

A number of perennial festivals on the fall performing arts schedule make high culture that much more accessible to the public—and complement NYC's new seasons in opera, ballet and classical music. You can hear jazz greats at Lincoln Center, see offbeat dramatic pieces at BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music) and catch hip-hop dance in the Bronx. Read on for our picks.

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Performing Arts
BAM Next Wave

Drama, dance, music, cabaret and artist discussions come together in this Brooklyn celebration of the avant-garde.

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