Joffrey Ballet

Happening at Joffrey

Happening at Joffrey

Joffrey Academy Live Rehearsal

Enjoy a peek into the Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet. The Joffrey Studio Company and Academy Trainees rehearse a new work choreographed by Joffrey Company Artist Yoshihisa Arai.

A Live Look at the Making of ‘Under the Trees' Voices’

Joffrey Studio Series Livestream

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Nicolas Blanc’s new ballet for The Joffrey Ballet.

The Joffrey Academy Presents Winning Works

Winning Works

The Joffrey and Joffrey Academy reimagine Winning Works for the virtual stage. Stream the performances from the comfort of home.

Joffrey Academy Creates Committee For Parents Of Color To Bridge Diversity Gap

In the News

How do you diversify the world of dance? The Joffrey Academy of Dance in Chicago is trying to do it by reaching out to communities of color—specifically parents. WBEZ’s Reset learns more about the Joffrey’s BIPOC parent committee and other efforts to make sure the academy is welcoming for all.

Action Lines Presents ‘Interim Avoidance’

The Joffrey announces a new dynamic video installation in collaboration with Action Lines, featuring members of the company at the acclaimed 150 Media Stream public art exhibition. Viewing hours are Monday–Friday: 8:00–9:30 AM, 4:30–8:00 PM; Saturday: 1:00–7:00 PM.

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.

Support the Crisis Stabilization Fund

With the loss of all ticket revenue for the foreseeable future, the Joffrey’s survival depends on philanthropic gifts. Help us reach our $12 million goal to support our artists, students, and staff.

2020–2021 Season Sponsors

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