Press Release Archive

2016
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The Joffrey Ballet Offers First Look Behind-The-Scenes in a Live Stream Rehearsal of the Highly Anticipated World Premiere of Christopher Wheeldon's The Nutcracker August 10, 2016
The Joffrey Ballet Receives $200K Challenge Grant From The Reva & David Logan Foundation May 16, 2016
The Joffrey Ballet Closes 60th Anniversary Season with the Return of Frederick Ashton's Full-Length Ballet, Cinderella April 25, 2016
The Joffrey Ballet Announces Award-Winning Creative Team for the World Premiere of Christopher Wheeldon's The Nutcracker April 11, 2016
The Joffrey Ballet Announces 2016-2017 Season February 18, 2016
The Joffrey Ballet presents Winter Program of ‘Bold Moves’ including World Premiere by Ashley Page January 15, 2016
2015
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The Joffrey Ballet's 'The Nutcracker' Named Best-Loved Nutcracker in the Nation Winner of 9th Annual Goldstar National Nutcracker Award December 22, 2015
The Joffrey Ballet Presents Farewell Performances of Robert Joffrey's Classic 'The Nutcracker' November 6, 2015
“Incentovate” Grants Help Chicago's Cultural Institutions Create New Arts Experiences for the Public November 5, 2015
The Joffrey Ballet Announces Winners of the 'Winning Works' Choreographic Competition October 29, 2015
The Joffrey Ballet Presents U.S. Premiere of John Neumeirer's 'Sylvia', a Full-Length, Story Ballet in Celebration of 60th Anniversary Season September 25, 2015
Young Dancers from Chicago and Beyond can Audition for a Role in The Joffrey Ballet's 'The Nutcracker' August 26, 2015
The Joffrey Ballet Opens 60th Anniversary Season with 'Millennials' Featuring Chicago Premiere of Christopher Wheeldon’s 'Fool’s Paradise' August 26, 2015
The Joffrey Ballet Welcomes Ten New Dancers to the Company August 19, 2015
Joffrey Board of Directors Adds Six Members in 60th Anniversary Season June 22, 2015
The Joffrey Ballet Exceeds $500K Challenge Grant Match June 15, 2015
2015 Fifth Star Awards Will Honor Sandra Cisneros, Ella Jenkins, Stanley Tigerman, Norm Winer and The Joffrey Ballet May 28, 2015
Joffrey Ballet Artistic Director Ashley Wheater Honored with Jesse L. Rosenberger Medal at University of Chicago Convocation, June 13, 2015 May 28, 2015
The Joffrey Ballet Presents Spring Program of ‘New Works’ March 17, 2015
Announcing The Joffrey Ballet's 2015-2016 Season February 17, 2015
Four World Premieres Featured in 'Winning Works,' Culmination of Joffrey’s 2015 Choreographers of Color Awards February 3, 2015
The Joffrey Ballet presents Spring Program of ‘New Works’ including Chicago Premiere of Justin Peck’s 'In Creases' February 3, 2015
The Joffrey Ballet Presents U.S. Premiere of Alexander Ekman's 'Tulle' January 14, 2015
2014
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Fun And Lively Way to Celebrate MLK Day: Joffrey Ballet’s African Dance Master Class with Live Drumming Accompaniment December 8, 2014
The Joffrey Ballet Warms the Season with its Annual Holiday Chestnut, Robert Joffrey’s 'The Nutcracker' November 3, 2014