The Nutcracker

Overview

The Nutcracker

December 1 - 30, 2017

 

Choreographer: © Christopher Wheeldon

Music: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

 

Journey inside Chicago's 1893 World's Fair with Wheeldon's critically acclaimed holiday masterpiece. When young Marie and her mother, a sculptress who is creating the fair's iconic Statue of the Republic, host a holiday party, a surprise visit from the charming Great Impresario sets off a Christmas Eve dream of whirlwind romance and adventure. A must-see tradition boldly reimagined for a new generation.

 

Click below to view the digital program book.

Producing Sponsors

Margot and Josef Lakonishok

Searle Funds at The Chicago Community Trust

Hancher Auditorium, University of Iowa

 

We recommend this production for children ages 5 and up. Please note that every individual entering the theatre, regardless of age, needs a ticket.

 

Running Time:  2 hours including one 20-minute intermission


Click here to read our Large Format program book. The programs are also available upon request in the Patron Services office in Aisle 1 at the theater. 


Special thanks to Chicago Loop Alliance for The Nutcracker presence on State Street. 

 

Tickets

December
Sun Dec 17, 2017 - 2:00pm
Sun Dec 17, 2017 - 7:00pm
Wed Dec 20, 2017 - 7:00pm
Thu Dec 21, 2017 - 2:00pm
Thu Dec 21, 2017 - 7:00pm
Fri Dec 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
Fri Dec 22, 2017 - 7:00pm
Sat Dec 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
Sat Dec 23, 2017 - 7:00pm
Sun Dec 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
Tue Dec 26, 2017 - 2:00pm
Tue Dec 26, 2017 - 7:00pm
Wed Dec 27, 2017 - 2:00pm
Thu Dec 28, 2017 - 2:00pm
Thu Dec 28, 2017 - 7:00pm
Fri Dec 29, 2017 - 2:00pm
Fri Dec 29, 2017 - 7:00pm
Sat Dec 30, 2017 - 2:00pm
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The Nutcracker

December 1 - 30, 2017

 

Choreographer: © Christopher Wheeldon

Music: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

 

Journey inside Chicago's 1893 World's Fair with Wheeldon's critically acclaimed holiday masterpiece. When young Marie and her mother, a sculptress who is creating the fair's iconic Statue of the Republic, host a holiday party, a surprise visit from the charming Great Impresario sets off a Christmas Eve dream of whirlwind romance and adventure. A must-see tradition boldly reimagined for a new generation.

 

Click below to view the digital program book.

Producing Sponsors

Margot and Josef Lakonishok

Searle Funds at The Chicago Community Trust

Hancher Auditorium, University of Iowa

 

We recommend this production for children ages 5 and up. Please note that every individual entering the theatre, regardless of age, needs a ticket.

 

Running Time:  2 hours including one 20-minute intermission


Click here to read our Large Format program book. The programs are also available upon request in the Patron Services office in Aisle 1 at the theater. 


Special thanks to Chicago Loop Alliance for The Nutcracker presence on State Street.