Join us for a weekend of surrealism and dance, celebrating President and CEO Greg Cameron on his 10th anniversary with the Joffrey. Kicking off the weekend with a ticketed party in the Old Post Office on Friday, June 23, in support of Joffrey for All initiatives, and followed by a free performance in Millennium Park on Sunday, June 25, there are undoubtedly moments for all to celebrate.

Learn more about our Sir. Real. event and Free Public Performance here.

Joffrey for All Celebrations

  • Unleash your imagination, unlock your subconscious, and unravel into the Joffrey’s fantastical bash. Expect to be mesmerized into an all-consuming surreal dreamland for the senses. With bizarre surprises and dazzling curiosities around every corner, dare to dress in your most avant-garde fashions as we celebrate President and CEO Greg Cameron on his 10th anniversary at the Joffrey.

  • Join us for free public performances in the heart of downtown Chicago in Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park. Created as a gift to all Chicagoans, and the first event of its kind, The Joffrey Ballet’s Joffrey for All Celebration will feature dance workshops in the lawn and performances by Joffrey Company Artists, the Joffrey Academy of Dance, and students from the Joffrey Community Engagement programs.



Honorary Co-chairs

  • Maria Marable-Bunch and Lonnie Bunch
  • Nick Cave and Bob Faust
  • Adela Cepeda
  • Anne Eleanor Roosevelt

Presenting Sponsors

  • Chicago Free For All Fund at The Chicago Community Trust
  • Anne L. Kaplan
  • The Negaunee Foundation
  • Northern Trust
  • Wilson Garling Foundation
  • The Women's Board of The Joffrey Ballet
  • Zell Family Foundation


  • Abbott with Juliana and Robert Ford
  • Luann and David Bowers
  • W.C. Cameron Family and Greg Thompson
  • Marc DeMoss
  • William and Shelley Farley
  • Brendan Fernandes
  • Sherry and Richard Holson III with Guarantee Trust Life Insurance Company
  • ITW
  • Lashana Jackson
  • Sally and Jon Kovler
  • The Pritzker Foundation
  • Yolanda and Jason Tyler

Host Committee

  • Allstate
  • BMO
  • Mary Jo and Doug Basler
  • Amina J. Dickerson
  • Lorna Ferguson and Terry Clark
  • Make It Better Foundation
  • GCM Grosvenor
  • Grubhub
  • Alexandra C. and John D. Nichols
  • Cari and Michael J. Sacks
  • Courtney C. Shea
  • Chuck Smith and SKADDEN
  • Rita Spitz and David Blears
  • Mr. and Mrs. Joel V. Williamson