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Chicago Sun-Times Previews Final Robert Joffrey Nutcracker

Hedy Weiss of the Chicago Sun-Times takes a look back at 28 years of Robert Joffrey's production of The Nutcracker. Read the full article here

Joffrey Ballet Takes a Bow: Receives Fifth Star Award

We are honored to be one of this year's recipients of the Fifth Star Award. Many thanks to Mayor Emanuel and the City of Chicago.

Click here to read the thank you letter in the Chicago Sun-Times.

Joffrey Ballet Creates First Endowment

The Joffrey Ballet has created its first endowment, totaling more than $1.5 million, by exceeding a $500,000 challenge grant from the Rudolf Nureyev Dance Foundation made in 2013. - Crain's Chicago Business 6/15/15

Christopher Wheeldon To Choreograph New Nutcracker For Joffrey Ballet

The Chicago Sun-Times reports Christopher Wheeldon to choreograph new Nutcracker as we announce our 2015-2016 season, which will be the farewell season of Robert Joffrey's version of The Nutcracker. The 15-16 season also features three world premieres, a U.S. premiere and a Joffrey premiere.