Madison Avenue is celebrating New York City Ballet’s (NYCB) 50th Anniversary at Lincoln Center with a weeklong event, On Your Toes on Madison Avenue, March 15 – 22, 2014. The world’s most prestigious accessory retailers: Agent Provocateur, Alice + Olivia, Bally, Barneys New York, Chanel, Kara Ross New York, Kate Spade New York, Longchamp, Mulberry, Ralph Lauren, Schutz Shoes and Tory Burch will feature dazzling window displays of NYCB costumes, toe shoes and memorabilia, host receptions and talks to benefit New York City Ballet.
On March 15 & 20, select participating retailers will invite guests to “Shop with the Dancers”, a private event where NYCB company dancers including Megan Fairchild, Sara Mearns, Antonio Carmena, Alina Dronova, Claire Kretzschmar and others will make in-store appearances at each participating boutique giving guests the opportunity to engage with the dancers and shop to support the ballet.
Below please find the Shop with the Dancers schedule. All Shop with the Dancers events are open to invited guests; RSVPs are not required:
SATURDAY, MARCH 15
11 A.M.-5 P.M.
BARNEYS NEW YORK
660 MADISON AVENUE (E 60 – E 61 Streets)
THURSDAY, MARCH 20
675 MADISON AVENUE (E 61 – E 62 Streets)
ALICE + OLIVIA
755 MADISON AVENUE (E 65 – E 66 Streets)
628 MADISON AVENUE (E 58 – E 59 Streets)
KARA ROSS NEW YORK
655 MADISON AVENUE (entrance on E 60 Street)
KATE SPADE NEW YORK
789 MADISON AVENUE (E 66 – E 67 Streets)
713 MADISON AVENUE (E 63 – E 64 Streets)
605 MADISON AVENUE (E 57 – E 58 Streets)
655 MADISON AVENUE (E 60 – E 61 Streets)
797 MADISON AVENUE (E 67 – E 68 Streets)
On Your Toes on Madison Avenue is presented by the Madison Avenue Business Improvement District (BID) in association with AVENUE magazine benefiting New York City Ballet.