Joffrey Ballet

June 2–12: ‘Don Quixote’

Yuri Possokhov’s bright, humorous, and family-friendly story ballet closes the Joffrey’s 2021–2022 Season at Lyric Opera House.

Happening at Joffrey

Happening at Joffrey

Subscribe Now to the 2022–2023 Season

2022–2023 Season

World premiere works, the return of a Joffrey blockbuster, and the Chicago debut of a story ballet of such grand scale that it is rarely seen in the United States. Subscribe today for premium seating.

‘Rita Finds Home’ Opens at Navy Pier

July 9–10

The Joffrey’s new family-friendly ballet for young audiences debuts this summer. Performances are free and open to the public.

We’ve Updated Our Safety Policies

Safety at the Joffrey

The Joffrey is committed to the health and safety of our artists and audience members. Visit our Safety page for the latest, including vaccination and mask requirements.

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