Christopher Wheeldon's Nutcracker

Event Type
Performance
Event Description

Choreography © by 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

 

Please note that the start times for performances are either 2:00pm or 7:00pm.

 

Live Music Sponsors

The Marina and Arnold Tatar Fund for Live Music

Cheryle and Joel V. Williamson

Dance Styles
Ballet

Location

Auditorium Theatre

50 East Congress Parkway
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 341-2300