Joffrey Ballet

Get cultured this month by attending some fabulous events around Chicago. Attending a performance from the Joffrey Ballet, attend a benefit for family farms, or even learn to "own your glow." more

Art + Exhibitions


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Last week, Chicago Woman hosted the Generation J event with the Auxilary Board for the Joffrey Ballet in celebration of Global Visionaries. more

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Annabelle Lopez Ochoa talks to Chicago Woman about her love of dance and channeling a Hitchcock classic for the stage. more

Taste Makers

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Dan Rest

Philanthropic ballet aficionados gathered on Friday, April 21 for an evening of world-class dance and extravagance at the 2017 Joffrey Ballet Spring Gala, hosted by the Joffrey Women’s Board. more

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Top Chicago fashion design students will display their creations during The 16th Annual Driehaus Awards for Fashion Excellence, a runway show celebrating the future of fashion. more

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One of a Kind Spring show

The warmer weather has finally arrived and with it comes an abundance of ways to immerse yourself in Chicago's rich culture scene. more

Art + Exhibitions

JW Marriott Chicago is serving high tea for a limited time featuring hand selected artisan Dammann teas paired with Nutcracker-inspired menu items created by executive chef Michael Reich. more

Restaurants + Bars

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Cheryl Mann

Want to know just how and why the new Nutcracker was created? Read about choreographer Christoper Wheeldon and artistic director Ashley Wheater's journey back to the 1893 World's Fair. more

Style + Trends

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Cheryl Mann

Here's your guide to all things Christmas in the city! more



Joffrey Ballet

As the Joffrey Ballet prepares to debut Christopher Wheeldon's reimagined "The Nutcracker," the Joffrey Women's Board launches their Costume Maintenance Initiative in order to raise money for the upkeep of the 240+ costumes. more

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This year's Nutcracker at the Joffrey Ballet will have a bit of a Broadway twist, thanks to a new artistic team, led by superstar choreographer Christopher Wheeldon. more

Art + Exhibitions

The ever-elusive live/work/family balance is a challenge for most women. Few have mastered it. Kathleen Henson has some wise words on debunking the idea of balance altogether. more

Health + Wellness


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A round up of cultural events, shows and happenings around town. This month check out Bold Moves at The Joffrey Ballet, Der Rosenkavalier at The Lyric Opera of Chicago, Snow Angel at The Chicago Children's Theatre and more. more

Art + Exhibitions

The Nutcracker

Photographed by Petya Shalamanova at The Geraghty.

This holiday season is the last time The Joffrey Ballet will perform The Nutcracker. Here’s the history of the holiday classic. more

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More than 200 guests gathered on October 6 at the Chicago Athletic Association to celebrate the Joffrey Ballet’s 60th anniversary and the U.S. premiere of John Neumeier’s female-empowerment themed new work, Sylvia. more

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