Joffrey Ballet

‘The Nutcracker’ Opens December 4

Chicago’s favorite holiday tradition is back.

Happening at Joffrey

Happening at Joffrey

‘Faith in our collective ingenuity’

The Joffrey and cultural institutions in Chicago went to unprecedented lengths to overcome the COVID-19 pandemic. Joffrey president and CEO Greg Cameron shares how in this guest essay for Crain’s Chicago Business.

‘Nutcracker on theMART’ On Display Through December 30

The Joffrey’s larger-than-life projection features images from our acclaimed production, set to music from Tchaikovsky’s beloved score.

Save the Date for #GivingTuesday

On November 30, support the Joffrey by participating in #GivingTuesday — an international day of generosity transforming communities around the world.

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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