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The Man Who Brought His Big Rolodex To The Joffrey

Executive Director Greg Cameron - and his thoughtful, strategic leadership - is featured in Crain's Chicago Business. Read the full article here. 

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A Wheeldon Nutcracker For The Joffrey

The New York Times Arts Blog reports choreographer Christopher Wheeldon is to created a brand new Nutcracker for The Joffrey. The world premiere of the ballet is scheduled for December 2016.


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Christopher Wheeldon To Choreograph New Nutcracker For Joffrey Ballet

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.


Joffrey Ballet Announces 2015-16 Season, New Nutcracker for Dec. 2016

The Chicago Tribune reports the Joffrey's 2015-2016 season announcement noting the final performances of Robert Joffrey's The Nutcracker and a new Nutcracker to be created by choreographer Christopher Wheeldon to have its premiere in December 2016.