Passport to the Arts

Designed for children, teens and adults with disabilities and their families, Passport to the Arts provides a welcoming, accessible, and cost-free introduction to the performing arts at Lincoln Center. Families are invited to attend performances, interactive workshops, and virtual events with Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York City Ballet, The Metropolitan Opera, the New York Philharmonic, Jazz at Lincoln Center, Chamber Music Society, and more.

To join the Passport to the Arts community and mailing list for the first time, please submit this community form.

To learn more about Passport to the Arts, you can email [email protected] or call 212-875-5375.

Spring Season – January through June 2024
This spring, Passport to the Arts introduces families to Romeo et Juliette in two ways — in person dress rehearsal and virtual workshop, both with the Metropolitan Opera, and brings families to exciting relaxed performances, including a Sensory-Friendly performance with the New York City Ballet and the popular CMS Kids series.

Access a text-only listing of January-March Programs »

Registration for January-March programs begins at 12pm ET on Friday, January 5th. Complete the community form to join the mailing list, receive your sign-up link and be the first to hear about future programs.

New programs in April-June will be announced in March 2024.




Thanks to Our Supporters

Major support for Passport to the Arts is provided by The Taft Foundation

Corporate Support is provided by Mitsui & Co. (U.S.A.), Inc.

Additional support provided by the Kenneth Goldman Donor Fund, The Megara Foundation, and by the American Express Cultural Innovation Fund

Generous support for Passport to the Arts is also made possible by public funds facilitated by New York City Council’s Autism Awareness Initiative

Accessibility at Lincoln Center is made possible in part by endowment support provided by AIG. Additional endowment support for Accessibility at Lincoln Center provided by Frederick P. Daniel and Elihu Rose – In Memory of Belle B. Rose