The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker

December 1 - 30, 2017

 

Choreographer: © Christopher Wheeldon

Music: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

 

Journey inside Chicago's 1893 World's Fair with Wheeldon's critically acclaimed holiday masterpiece. When young Marie and her mother, a sculptress who is creating the fair's iconic Statue of the Republic, host a holiday party, a surprise visit from the charming Great Impresario sets off a Christmas Eve dream of whirlwind romance and adventure. A must-see tradition boldly reimagined for a new generation.

 

Producing Sponsors

Margot and Josef Lakonishok

The Searle Funds at The Chicago Community Trust

Hancher Auditorium, University of Iowa

 

Single tickets on sale August 1st. 

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The Nutcracker

December 1 - 30, 2017

 

Choreographer: © Christopher Wheeldon

Music: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

 

Journey inside Chicago's 1893 World's Fair with Wheeldon's critically acclaimed holiday masterpiece. When young Marie and her mother, a sculptress who is creating the fair's iconic Statue of the Republic, host a holiday party, a surprise visit from the charming Great Impresario sets off a Christmas Eve dream of whirlwind romance and adventure. A must-see tradition boldly reimagined for a new generation.

 

Producing Sponsors

Margot and Josef Lakonishok

The Searle Funds at The Chicago Community Trust

Hancher Auditorium, University of Iowa

 

Single tickets on sale August 1st.