2016-2017 Season Sponsors and Partners

Partners & Preferred Providers

Season Partners


Official Provider of Physical Therapy


Official Hotel


Official Health Club



Corporate Partners

Avatar Corporation

Baxter International Inc.

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Jenner & Block LLP

Latham & Watkins LLP

Northern Trust 




Production Sponsors

Production Sponsors

Romeo & Juliet Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

Margot and Josef Lakonishok

Corporate Sponsor

Wells Fargo


The Nutcracker Sponsors

The Nutcracker Producing Sponsors

Margot and Josef Lakonishok

Hancher Auditorium University of Iowa

The Nutcracker Sponsors

Mary Jo and Doug Basler

Rosemarie and Dean Buntrock

ConAgra Foods

Sandy and Roger Deromedi

Daniel and Pamela DeVos Foundation

Sonia Florian

The Walter E. Heller Foundation

Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University

Bill and Orli Staley Foundation

This project is partially supported by an IncentOvate grant from the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events. Additional generous support provided by the National Endowment for the Arts, Joyce and Bruce Chelberg, Coco B. Meers and Ethan Meers, Polk Bros. Foundation, Meta S. and Ronald Berger Family Foundation with Rebecca and Jonathan Berger, Suzanne and Albert M. Friedman, Martha and Rich Melman, Ann and Tom Nash, and Prince Charitable Trusts.


Game Changer Sponsors

Year of the Rabbit Production Sponsor

JHL Capital Group, LLC


Global Visionaries Sponsors

Global Visionaries Production Sponsor

Jane Ellen Murray Foundation