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Joffrey Ballet's Millennials Drives Audience To Its Feet

The Chicago Sun-Times raves Millennials is "all that is 'now' in the world of ballet!"

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Joffrey Stonger, Fresher Than Ever in Millinnials

The Chicago Tribune reviews the Millennials program and says the Joffrey is "fresher, stonger than ever!" Click here to read the review.

Joffrey Ballet Takes a Bow: Receives Fifth Star Award

We are honored to be one of this year's recipients of the Fifth Star Award. Many thanks to Mayor Emanuel and the City of Chicago.

Click here to read the thank you letter in the Chicago Sun-Times.

Tony Award-winner Christopher Wheeldon Works With New Joffrey Talent

Choreographer Christopher Wheeldon visits the set of Chicago Tonight to discuss winning the Tony Award for An American In Paris, creating a new Nutcracker for the Joffrey and working with the Joffrey dancers.

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Joffrey Ballet Creates First Endowment

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

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.