The Nutcracker

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Chicago Performance Dates:
December 9-27, 2011

Collaboration conceived and directed: Robert Joffrey
Music: Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky
Live Music performed by the Chicago Sinfonietta

A HOLIDAY TRADITION FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS OF ALL AGES Premiering in 1987, Joffrey’s production has become America’s #1 Nutcracker—touring coast to coast more than any other. The magical ballet has been captivating audiences for 25 years with brilliant costumes, larger than life scenery, entrancing storytelling and Tchaikovsky’s famous score performed by a live orchestra. Revel in the awe-inspiring Nutcracker performed by the incomparable dancers of The Joffrey Ballet.

 

“…a theatrical event of irresistible power!” –Washington Post

“...a gorgeous spectacle” –Chicago Sun-Times

“…witty and brilliant!” –LA Times

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Chicago Performance Dates:
December 9-27, 2011

Collaboration conceived and directed: Robert Joffrey
Music: Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky
Live Music performed by the Chicago Sinfonietta

A HOLIDAY TRADITION FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS OF ALL AGES Premiering in 1987, Joffrey’s production has become America’s #1 Nutcracker—touring coast to coast more than any other. The magical ballet has been captivating audiences for 25 years with brilliant costumes, larger than life scenery, entrancing storytelling and Tchaikovsky’s famous score performed by a live orchestra. Revel in the awe-inspiring Nutcracker performed by the incomparable dancers of The Joffrey Ballet.

 

“…a theatrical event of irresistible power!” –Washington Post

“...a gorgeous spectacle” –Chicago Sun-Times

“…witty and brilliant!” –LA Times

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Dec 9, 2011
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Dec 27, 2011