New York, NY: David H. Koch Theater

Country: United States of America
State: New York
City: New York
Borough: Manhattan
Location: Lincoln Center, 20 Lincoln Center Plaza

Part of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. Built by Philip Johnson. Opened 23 Apr 1964 as "New York State Theater". First NYCO performance: Ginastera's "Don Rodrigo" on 22 Feb 1966. 1982 acoustical rebuilding by Philip Johnson and John Burgee with Cyril Harris. Renamed "David H. Koch Theater" on 25 Nov 2008 in honour of the sponsor David H. Koch (* 1940). Home to the New York City Opera (until 2011) and the New York City Ballet. 2755 seats.

Links: www.nycballet.com, Wikipedia

[New York, NY: Lincoln Center - David H. Koch Theater] Reverse Text: "Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts - New York State Theater - The Lincoln Center Plaza Fountain, shown here with the New York State Theater in the background, was designed by Philip Johnson. It operates automatically throughout the day on a variety of programmed sequences."
Publisher: Manhattan Post Card Pub. Co., New York; 1100-C; LC-9
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[New York, NY: Lincoln Center - David H. Koch Theater] Reverse Text: "Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts - New York State Theater - The Lincoln Center Plaza Fountain, shown here with the New York State Theater in the background, was designed by Philip Johnson. It operates automatically throughout the day on a variety of programmed sequences."
Publisher: Manhattan Post Card Pub. Co., New York; DT-91626-8; LC-6
Size: Modern
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[New York, NY: Lincoln Center - David H. Koch Theater] Reverse Text: "Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts - New York State Theater - The New York State Theater, seen in this view from the top ring, was designed by Philip Johnson, and opened on April 23, 1964. The theater seats 2,804 people and is the home of dance and operetta at Lincoln Center."
Handwritten Reverse Text: dated Jan 1972
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[New York, NY: Lincoln Center - David H. Koch Theater] Reverse Text: "Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts - New York State Theater - The Promenade of the New York State Theater is an inviting area for strolling and refreshments during performance intermissions. Enlargements in white Carrara marble of sculptures by Elie Nadelman stand at either end of the Promenade."
Publisher: Manhattan Post Card Pub. Co., New York; DT-91620-8
Size: Modern
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[New York, NY: Lincoln Center - David H. Koch Theater / Metropolitan Opera House] Picture: left: David H. Koch Theater, right: Metropolitan Opera House
Reverse Text: "New York Landmarks, Lincoln Center"
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For more pictures of this theatre, see Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.

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