world premiere Joffrey Ballet's The Nutcracker

Ashley Wheater talked to Chicago Woman about his transition from dancer to company leader and the exciting new version of the holiday classic. more


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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

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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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Photo by: Todd Rosenberg

This Thursday, don’t miss the chance to preview The Joffrey Ballet’s World Premiere The Nutcracker by Christopher Wheeldon, the award-winning choreographer who took home the Tony Award for Best Choreography for An American in Paris. more

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