The Nutcracker

Dance, Ballet Auditorium Theatre , Loop Until Sunday December 30 2018
5 out of 5 stars
(1user review)
Joffrey Ballet Nutcracker
Photograph: Cheryl Mann

Having retired cofounder Robert Joffrey's production of The Nutcracker after nearly 30 years, the Joffrey Ballet debuted a brand-new version in 2016, set in Chicago against the backdrop of the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition. Featuring stunning new choreography by Christopher Wheeldon, the latest iteration of the classic Christmas will still have you humming “Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy” for days after you leave the theater.

Venue name: Auditorium Theatre
Contact:
Address: 50 E Congress Pkwy
Chicago

Cross street: between Michigan and Wabash Aves
Transport: El stop: Blue, Red to Jackson; Brown, Orange, Pink, Purple (rush hrs) to Library. Bus: 7, 10, 146.
Price: $35–$174
Event website: http://joffrey.org/nutcracker
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tastemaker

I saw this show on opening night and it absolutely blew me away. I had never seen the Nutcracker before and it was beautiful. The dancers are incredibly talented. I recommend this to everybody!