The Nutcracker

Overview

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

 

 

Tickets

December
Fri Dec 1, 2017 - 7:00pm
Sat Dec 2, 2017 - 2:00pm
Sat Dec 2, 2017 - 7:00pm
Sun Dec 3, 2017 - 2:00pm
Sun Dec 3, 2017 - 7:00pm
Thu Dec 7, 2017 - 7:00pm
Fri Dec 8, 2017 - 7:00pm
Sat Dec 9, 2017 - 2:00pm
Sat Dec 9, 2017 - 7:00pm
Sun Dec 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
Sun Dec 10, 2017 - 7:00pm
Thu Dec 14, 2017 - 7:00pm
Fri Dec 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
Sat Dec 16, 2017 - 2:00pm
Sat Dec 16, 2017 - 7:00pm
Sun Dec 17, 2017 - 2:00pm
Sun Dec 17, 2017 - 7:00pm
Wed Dec 20, 2017 - 7:00pm
Thu Dec 21, 2017 - 2:00pm
Thu Dec 21, 2017 - 7:00pm
Fri Dec 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
Fri Dec 22, 2017 - 7:00pm
Sat Dec 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
Sat Dec 23, 2017 - 7:00pm
Sun Dec 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
Tue Dec 26, 2017 - 2:00pm
Tue Dec 26, 2017 - 7:00pm
Wed Dec 27, 2017 - 2:00pm
Thu Dec 28, 2017 - 2:00pm
Thu Dec 28, 2017 - 7:00pm
Fri Dec 29, 2017 - 2:00pm
Fri Dec 29, 2017 - 7:00pm
Sat Dec 30, 2017 - 2:00pm
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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