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New York Theatre Ballet School presents "REFRAMED," a Conversation on Art & Artists

New York Theatre Ballet School presents "REFRAMED," a Conversation on Art & Artists


New York Theatre Ballet School


St. Mark's Church
131 E. 10th Street
New York, NY 10003


Friday, October 27, 2023 - 7:45pm
Friday, November 17, 2023 - 7:45pm
Friday, December 22, 2023 - 7:45pm
Friday, January 26, 2024 - 7:45pm
Friday, February 23, 2024 - 7:45pm
Friday, March 22, 2024 - 7:45pm
Friday, April 26, 2024 - 7:45pm
Friday, May 31, 2024 - 7:45pm
Friday, June 28, 2024 - 7:45pm



New York Theatre Ballet School


Evening Discussions, beginning October 27 at 7:45 P.M.

To Be Led by Jane Royal, Art Historian and Museum Educator

New York Theatre Ballet School announces the return of Reframed, its popular in-house monthly series of conversations considering artists and works of art through unique and unexpected lenses. Each of the nine installments will examine artists or themes that can enhance the appreciation of viewing art and other art forms including dance.

Evenings lectures, led by art historian and educator Jane Royal, are held at 7:45PM at NYTB School’s studios at 131 E. 10TH Street in New York City. A Q&A session and refreshments will follow each session. Each Reframed lecture is available for $25 each, with the entire nine-lecture series offered for $175. Guided museum tours of The Metropolitan Museum of Art or the Museum of Modern Art are available to Reframed participants for $10. Museum tours, led by Royal, are limited to 12 people and require advance registration. For tickets and information, please visit: https://newyorktheatreballet.ticketleap.com/reframed/details

Reframed lectures and museum tours are as follows:

Oct. 27, 2023              Dancing Away the 19th Century - Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec and Edgar Degas.

Nov. 17, 2023             Jaune Quick-to-See Smith - Explore this Native American’s interpretations of contemporary life in America.

Dec. 1, 2023                Museum Tour - Museum of Modern Art

Dec. 22, 2024              Holiday Extravaganza - Celebrate the season with special festive treats and explore the many religious and secular images of the holiday.

Jan. 12, 2024             Museum Tour – Metropolitan Museum of Art

Jan. 26, 2024              One + One - Lee Krasner and Jackson Pollock

Feb. 23, 2024              Master of Art Nouveau - Alphonse Mucha

Mar. 22, 2024             The Menagerie of Rosa Bonheur

April 12, 2024            Museum Tour - Metropolitan Museum of Art

April 26, 2024            Flowers in Art - the 20th Century

May 31, 2024              One + One - Elizabeth Catlett and Charles White

June 28, 2024             A Lone Old Tree - the work of Emily Carr


About Jane Royal

Jane Royal has been working in museums as an educator for more than 25 years. She has worked with the collections at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art, The Whitney Museum of American Art, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Reynolda House Museum of American Art, and the Jewish Museum, among others. In her work, Jane is particularly interested in the ways that the study of visual material culture can be integrated into the exploration and understanding of History as well as in the development of visual literacy and critical thinking skills for all audiences. She earned a BA in Art History from Davidson College, a Graduate Certificate in Museum Studies from the Harvard University Extension School, and a MEd from the Harvard University Graduate School of Education.


About New York Theatre Ballet School

Founded by Diana Byer, New York Theatre Ballet School follows the Cecchetti syllabus, with classes emphasizing technique, music, theatricality, gesture, and style. NYTB School ensures small class size and highly individualized instruction, with teaching assistants in every class. The School’s relationship with New York Theatre Ballet provides performing experience in ballets throughout the year.

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