Posts tagged "Nutcracker"

The Joffrey Ballet's new Nutcracker is a love letter to Chicago

The Joffrey Ballet's new Nutcracker is a love letter to Chicago
I’m no Chris Jones or Hedy Weiss but I sure know a hit when I see one and The Joffrey Ballet’s new Nutcracker, choreographed by Tony Award-winner Christopher Wheeldon, is a blockbuster. When I first heard that the Joffrey was reworking its traditional Nutcracker, I was very concerned as I was a great fan of... Read more »

Beaming Faces and the Warmth of Christmas at Joffrey's Nutcracker and Dinner

At play in the “Land of Snow” with Lego Bob! Every year, I can’t wait to see the Joffrey Ballet’s Nutcracker performance since it puts me in the spirit of the season.  This year was better than ever with some slight tweaking and even more outstanding dancers added to the roster.  The sets are pure magic... Read more »