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Roosevelt University, 50 East Congress Way, Chicago, IL 60605
4 - 27 Dec 2015
"A theatrical event of irresistible power."
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The Joffrey Ballet's classic, as choreographed by the iconic Robert Joffrey and Gerlad Arpino in 1987 has become the number 1 Chicago Christmas tradition. Returning to the Auditorium Theatre for its annual performance of The Nutcracker. During the performance the entire Company is joined on-stage by 118 young dancers from Chicago land area, and beyond as well as vocalists from five local children's choirs, who will also perform for guests half an hour before the curtain and during intermission at all performances.
It's time to revel in the awe-inspiring Nutcracker with brilliant costumes, larger than life scenery, entrancing storytelling and of course, Tchaikovsky's famous score, played by the Chicago Philharmonic
Continually fresh, The Joffrey work hard to keep The Nutcracker as relevant and spectacular as possible, with constant rehearsals and a rotation of those in starring roles to give every one of the 40 plus company their moment in the spotlight!
Opening night: 4 December 2015
Booking through until: 27 December 2015
Ages four and above
Two hours and five minutes with one interval
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