Recent Events at GK ARTS CENTER

20,000 square feet of Exciting and Creative space in DUMBO Brooklyn including 300/600 seat Theater with 4 Breakout Rooms – all spaces feature soaring 32 foot high ceilings!

Situated in exciting Dumbo next to the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges on the East River. 1/2 a block to Brooklyn Bridge Park and a very short walk to the Carousel, Grimaldi’s Pizzeria and River Cafe as well as ferry rides to all of New York City’s destinations. Next door to Brooklyn Roasters Coffee.
Ideal for all Rehearsals, Performances, Corporate and Fashion Events, Film Shoots and Private Functions; -Trade Shows, Off-Site meetings, Weddings, Alumni Celebrations and of course Dance, Theater and Music Concerts.
Stage and all studios have Sprung Floors, Mirrors, Barres and Marley.

Recent Events at GK ARTS CENTER

Under The Tangle: Hope, Discovery, Adventure in a Labyrinth – Feb. 13 & 14

Join Treehouse Shakers, an award-winning dance and theater company, with their newest dance-play, Under the Tangle. Under the Tangle takes family audiences on a theatrical journey that is filled with surprise, wonder and discovery. Visually [...]

Gelsey Kirkland Ballet presents: The Nutcracker

December 8, 9, 10, 11, 15, 16, 17 & 18 Gelsey Kirkland Ballet, performs at GK Arts Center, 29 Jay Street, DUMBO Brooklyn, NY "The Nutcracker is a Christmas story rich in symbolism. It is [...]

Helen Simoneau Danse presents: Land Bridge October 14/15

7:30pm Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center, Brooklyn, NY Land Bridge investigates heritage and identity, examined abstractly through the lens of caribou. This premiere by Helen Simoneau, a "choreographer on the rise" (Dance Magazine), features eight performers [...]

ABARUKAS presents: Bernadac October 28/29

(World Premiere) October 28, 2016 10/28 at 8pm & 10/29 at 3pm & 8pm ABARUKAS presents their newest work Bernadac and two repertoires The Master (NY Premiere) and No Man is an Island. Purchase Tickets [...]

The 2016 DUMBO Dance Festival: September 29 – October 2

A Four-Day Marathon of Dance Innovation for New York. Gelsey Kirkland ArtsCenter 29 Jay Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn, NY September 29, 7pm – GALA September 30 – October 2, 2016 – Festival Performances October 2 – [...]

Gelsey Kirkland Academy – 2016 Summer Program Showcase – August 12

August 12, 2016 7:00 PM GET TICKETS HERE Presenting the Summer Program Showcase of the Gelsey Kirkland Academy of Classical Ballet. Founded in 2010 by Artistic Directors Gelsey Kirkland & Michael Chernov, the Gelsey Kirkland [...]

American Liberty Ballet – Sylvia ou La Nymphe de Diane – August 27

August 27, 2016 3:30 PM 7:30 PM Set to the romantic score of Léo Delibes, Sylvia is a classical ballet set in an Arcadian forest, where a shepherd boy falls in love with a huntress [...]

New Traditions Festival 2016: Dance Your Caribbean!

In honor of Caribbean American Heritage Month, Dance Caribbean COLLECTIVE will present its second annual, New Traditions Festival 2016: Dance Your Caribbean! Saturday, June 11, 2016 at 7:30pm & Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 6pm. [...]

Gelsey Kirkland Academy – 2016 Winter Program Showcase

Join us on Saturday May 21 and Sunday May 22 for the Annual Performance showcasing Gelsey Kirkland Academy of Classical Ballet's students. Works that will be performed - Giselle: Dance of Giselles Friends and Peasant [...]

Gelsey Kirkland Ballet: Mischief, Mischief and More Mischief

A Triple Bill Ballet: Walpurgis Night, The Wedding Procession and Harlequinade-Triple Trouble "It's good news to the dance world that the Gelsey Kirkland Ballet... (have) survived the move from Manhattan to Brooklyn's DUMBO and they [...]

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