Ruth Page Civic Ballet's "The Nutcracker" – 50th Anniversary Presentation

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Featuring Guest Artists from Cuba's Escuela Nacional de Ballet!

The Ruth Page Civic Ballet's popular re-creation of this holiday classic
is back to perform at NEIU in a special 50th Anniversary presentation
for three performances only!

Originally presented in the Arie Crown Theatre from 1965 until 1997,
this production recreates highlights from Ruth Page’s beloved original
full-length staging. Exquisite dancing, world-renown guest artists,
stunning costumes and magical settings in the Land of Snow and the
Kingdom of the Sweets, The Nutcracker promises holiday joy for children
of all ages!

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Northeastern Illinois University Auditorium

3701 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
(773) 442-4636