Beyond the Nutcracker

Event Type
Event Description

The Chicago South Suburbs’ Favorite Nutcracker. A classic holiday tradition with a Ballet 5:8 twist. Join Emma and Uncle Abrahms as they embark on a miraculous journey through time and discover what Christmas is all about.

Immerse yourself in the magical choreography of Ballet 5:8 Artistic Director Julianna Rubio Slager, featuring students from the School of Ballet 5:8 and the professional artists of Ballet 5:8.

Running Time
2 hours
Dance Styles


Lincoln Way West High School Fine Arts Center

21701 Gougar Road
New Lenox, IL 60451