Joffrey Ballet

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Live performance is back. Join us for a year of hope, renewal, and joy.

Happening at Joffrey

Happening at Joffrey

Streaming Now: The World Premiere of ‘Everything Moves Towards the Sun’

A living memory of past lives and past loves. Watch the Joffrey’s second original film, in collaboration with Action Lines.

Registration is Open for Nutcracker Children’s Cast Auditions

Calling young artists. We want you for the Joffrey’s brilliantly reimagined Nutcracker by Tony Award®-winning choreographer Christopher Wheeldon. Space is limited and pre-registration is required by Wednesday, September 8.

About Joffrey

Advancing dance through artistic excellence, innovation, and arts education.

About Joffrey

The Company

Founded in 1956 by pioneers Robert Joffrey and Gerald Arpino, The Joffrey Ballet ranks as one of the premier dance companies in the world today, with a diverse roster of artists that represent more than 13 countries.

The Academy

The Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet, provides training and education to all ages, levels, and backgrounds. The Academy’s award-winning programming has been lauded by parents and educators nationwide.

Community Engagement

Joffrey Community Engagement, the largest provider of dance education in Chicago Public Schools, advances equitable access and high-quality arts learning for the youth of Chicago.

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2021–2022 Season Sponsors

This website was developed thanks to a generous grant from Alphawood Foundation Chicago for the Joffrey’s Audience Development Initiative.