EXCLUSIVE: The Live With Kelly And Michael stars will host Lincoln Center At The Movies: Great American Dance, a new fall 2015 cinema series partnering Lincoln Center with Fathom Events. The monthly showcase will offer presentations by four leading American troupes: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Ballet Hispanico, New York City Ballet and San Francisco Ballet. The series launches on September 24 in some 600 theaters with San Francisco Ballet’s production of Romeo And Juliet.
Ripa and Strahan will introduce each performance and discuss the inspiration behind the works. The Emmy-winning talk-show hosts have taped segments at the famed performing arts complex on Manhattan’s West Side. Ripa hosted New York City Ballet’s George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker LIVE, produced by Lincoln Center for Fathom’s live broadcast in movie theaters in December 2011.
The presentations are taped in HD by the multi-Emmy Award-winning team responsible for Live From Lincoln Center broadcasts on PBS, Andrew C. Wilk, Executive Producer. Each screening will include interviews with the companies’ principal dancers and inside looks at the productions. See http://www.fathomevents.com/event/lincoln-center-at-the-movies/more-info/lincoln-center-at-the-movies-events