Last week of six-week residency closes with Swan Lake, Jardin Aux Lilas, La Sylphide & Pas des Déesses; Metropolitan Opera House at Lincoln Center, B'way (65th St.), 212-362-6000; call for times & prices.
LAZ BREZER, KEI TAKEI
Solo dance performances in collaboration with Daniel Nagrin, Kei Takei's debut of "The Absence of Izanagi" & "100 Ways" with circus producer Keiichi Nishida; La MaMa, 74A E. 4th St. (betw. 2nd Ave. & Bowery), 212-475-7710; Thurs.-Sat. at 8, Sun. at 3:30 & 8, $15-$20 [through 6/25].
Series of vignettes incl. "Embrace" & "Low Tide" with visual artist Miriam Schaer; Context Studio, 28 Ave. A, 3rd fl. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Sts.), 718-875-9263; Fri.-Sun. at 8, $12.
Twelve young ballet dancers pres. new works in honor of company's second anniversary; Marymount Manhattan Theater, 221 E. 71st St. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-874-1061; Weds.-Fri. at 7:30, $25, $15 ages 6-14 [through 6/16].
Month-long series of outdoor performances conceived by the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council pres. St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble (Weds.), Williamstown Theater Festival (Thurs.), Eos Orchestra (Fri.), Celia Cruz & Johnny Pacheco (Sat.), Steve Turre & his Sanctified Shells (Tues.); World Trade Center Plaza, Church St. (betw. Vesey & Liberty Sts.), 212-435-6600 or www.lmcc.net; all performances at 7, free.
FRIDAYS @ NOON
Program feat. works-in-progress by emerging choreographers, discussions follow every performance. This week, Maja Lorkovic, Raymundo Costa & Heather Harrington are featured at 92nd St. Y, 1395 Lexington Ave. (92nd St.), 996-1100; Fri. at 12, free.
Choreographer's "Earthworks" with seven-piece troupe in film/dance collaboration "Threshold," part of Nostos series at Sylvia & Danny Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College, 68th St. (betw. Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-772-4448; Fri. at 8, $12-$25.
BEBE MILLER CO.
Sarah Gamblin, Ted Johnson, Darrell Jones, Melissa Wynn & Bebe Miller explore the sense of touch in new work entitled "Verge," set to score by Hahn Rowe, post-discussion on Sun.; Danspace Project at St. Mark's Church, 131 E. 10th St. (2nd Ave.), 212-674-8194; Thurs.-Sun. at 8:30, $15 [through 6/18].
NEW YORK CITY BALLET
New season feat. more than 40 ballets. This week, see the premiere of Peter Martins Ballet #3 (Sat. at 8) & Miriam Mahdaviani Ballet (Tues. at 8); NY State Theater, 20 Lincoln Center, B'way (64th St.), 212-870-5570; call for times & prices [through 6/25].
OPEN HOUSE AT LOTUS
Lotus' month-long series of dances. This week, West African Dance, North Indian Tabla & Middle Eastern Dance; Lotus Fine Arts Center, 109 W. 27th St. (betw. 6th & 7th Aves.), 212-627-1076; Sat. at 3, $5.
THE NETA DANCE CO.
Neta Pulvermacher choreographs six-piece dance troupe in "The Orchid Show" with music by XTC, post-performance discussion on Sat.; The Kitchen, 512 W. 19th St. (10th Ave.), 212-255-5793 ext.11; Thurs.-Sun. at 8, mat. Sun. at 3, $20, $15 st./s.c.
Serena's Middle Eastern dance show; Theater East, 211 E. 60th St. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-838-9090; Tues. at 8:30, $15 & 2 drink min.
3 POINT JUNCTURE
Three dance companies, Yanira Castro & Co., Mills & Payne Dance & Pam Tanowitz/open 24 Hours Dance Co. collaborate for four debuts & four repertory works at Tribeca Performing Arts Center, 199 Chambers St. (betw. Greenwich & West Sts.), 212-346-8510; Thurs.-Sat. at 8, $15 [through 6/17].