Christopher Wheeldon's The Nutcracker

Overview

The Nutcracker 

 © by Christopher Wheeldon


Choreographer: Christopher Wheeldon

Music: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Live Music by the Chicago Philharmonic


Discover the magic of Chicago's mysterious 1893 World's Fair through the eyes of a child in the Joffrey's astounding new Nutcracker -- brilliantly reimagined by Tony Award®-winning choreographer Wheeldon. Be part of dance history as we celebrate our beloved city and unlock a world of wonder for the 21st century. An electrifying holiday tale that will leave you breathless.

World Premiere

 

To purchase tickets, click ticket links on the right, or call: 312.386.8905. 

 

The Nutcracker Producing Sponsors

Margot and Josef Lakonishok

Hancher Auditorium, University of Iowa

 

The Nutcracker Sponsors

Mary Jo and Doug Basler

Rosemarie and Dean Buntrock

ConAgra Foods

Sandy and Roger Deromedi

Daniel and Pamella DeVos Foundation

Sonia Florian

The Walter E. Heller Foundation

Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University

Bill and Orli Staley Foundation

 

This project is partially supported by an IncentOvate grant from the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events. Additional generous support provided by the National Endowment for the Arts, Joyce and Bruce Chelberg, Coco B. Meers and Ethan Meers, Make It Better Media, Polk Bros. Foundation, Meta S. and Ronald Berger Family Foundation with Rebecca and Jonathan Berger, Suzanne and Albert M. Friedman, Martha and Rich Melman, Ann and Tom Nash, and Prince Charitable Trusts.

 

 

 

Tickets

December
Sat Dec 10, 2016 - 7:00pm
Sun Dec 11, 2016 - 2:00pm
Sun Dec 11, 2016 - 7:00pm
Tue Dec 13, 2016 - 7:00pm
Wed Dec 14, 2016 - 7:00pm
Thu Dec 15, 2016 - 7:00pm
Fri Dec 16, 2016 - 7:00pm
Sat Dec 17, 2016 - 2:00pm
Sat Dec 17, 2016 - 7:00pm
Sun Dec 18, 2016 - 2:00pm
Sun Dec 18, 2016 - 7:00pm
Tue Dec 20, 2016 - 7:00pm
Wed Dec 21, 2016 - 2:00pm
Wed Dec 21, 2016 - 7:00pm
Thu Dec 22, 2016 - 2:00pm
Thu Dec 22, 2016 - 7:00pm
Fri Dec 23, 2016 - 2:00pm
Fri Dec 23, 2016 - 7:00pm
Sat Dec 24, 2016 - 2:00pm
Mon Dec 26, 2016 - 2:00pm
Mon Dec 26, 2016 - 7:00pm
Tue Dec 27, 2016 - 2:00pm
Tue Dec 27, 2016 - 7:00pm
Wed Dec 28, 2016 - 2:00pm
Wed Dec 28, 2016 - 7:00pm
Thu Dec 29, 2016 - 7:00pm
Fri Dec 30, 2016 - 7:00pm
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The Nutcracker 

 © by Christopher Wheeldon


Choreographer: Christopher Wheeldon

Music: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Live Music by the Chicago Philharmonic


Discover the magic of Chicago's mysterious 1893 World's Fair through the eyes of a child in the Joffrey's astounding new Nutcracker -- brilliantly reimagined by Tony Award®-winning choreographer Wheeldon. Be part of dance history as we celebrate our beloved city and unlock a world of wonder for the 21st century. An electrifying holiday tale that will leave you breathless.

World Premiere

 

To purchase tickets, click ticket links on the right, or call: 312.386.8905. 

 

The Nutcracker Producing Sponsors

Margot and Josef Lakonishok

Hancher Auditorium, University of Iowa

 

The Nutcracker Sponsors

Mary Jo and Doug Basler

Rosemarie and Dean Buntrock

ConAgra Foods

Sandy and Roger Deromedi

Daniel and Pamella DeVos Foundation

Sonia Florian

The Walter E. Heller Foundation

Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University

Bill and Orli Staley Foundation

 

This project is partially supported by an IncentOvate grant from the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events. Additional generous support provided by the National Endowment for the Arts, Joyce and Bruce Chelberg, Coco B. Meers and Ethan Meers, Make It Better Media, Polk Bros. Foundation, Meta S. and Ronald Berger Family Foundation with Rebecca and Jonathan Berger, Suzanne and Albert M. Friedman, Martha and Rich Melman, Ann and Tom Nash, and Prince Charitable Trusts.