JOFFREY BOARD OF DIRECTORS ADDS SIX MEMBERS IN 60TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON, 2015-16
CHICAGO (June 22, 2015) – The Joffrey Ballet and Board Chair Zachary Lazar are pleased to announce six new members to its Board of Directors: Jamie-Clare Colvin, Chip Flannagan, Richard Holson III, Guy Lakonishok, Eric C. Schieber, M.D and immediate past President ofthe Women’s Board of The Joffrey Ballet Liz Sharp, as the...
The Joffrey Ballet has created its first endowment, totaling more than $1.5 million, by exceeding a $500,000 challenge grant from the Rudolf Nureyev Dance Foundation made in 2013. - Crain's Chicago Business 6/15/15
The Joffrey Ballet will receive a Fifth Star Award from the City of Chicago on September 16, 2015. The Fifth Star Awards, inaugurated in 2014, celebrate Chicago's creativity while honoring exemplary Chicago artists and arts institutions who have made significant contributions in arts and culture.
The Chicago Sun-Times reports Christopher Wheeldon to choreograph new Nutcracker as we announce our 2015-2016 season, which will be the farewell season of Robert Joffrey's version of The Nutcracker. The 15-16 season also features three world premieres, a U.S. premiere and a Joffrey premiere.