Juilliard School, The

Juilliard School, The

(jo͞ol`yärd), in New York City; school of music, drama, and dance; coeducational; est. 1905 as the Institute of Musical Art, chartered 1926 as the Juilliard School of Music with two separate units—the Juilliard Graduate School (1924) and Institute of Musical Art. These were amalgamated into a single school in 1946. In 1968 the dance department became a separate division, and a division of drama was created. In 1969 the school moved to Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and adopted its present name. Juilliard is widely considered the nation's finest arts-education institution and has a long list of distinguished graduates.

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See Juilliard (television documentary, 2003).

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Lincoln Center is home to 12 of the world's leading cultural institutions, including the Juilliard School, the Metropolitan Opera, and New York Philharmonic.
24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nord Anglia Education, the world's leading operator of premium international schools, and The Juilliard School, the world-renowned performing arts conservatory, announced today the formation of The Juilliard-Nord Anglia Performing Arts Program , a multifaceted collaboration involving an innovative arts education curriculum for students in grades K-12.
Performances of his best-known works will be performed by the New York Ballet and Balanchine's own School of American Ballet, accompanied by Jazz at Lincoln Center, the Juilliard School, the Metropolitan Opera and the New York Philharmonic.