Posts tagged "Yumelia Garcia"

"The Nutcracker" (The Joffrey Ballet): This Gift is One-Size-Fits-All Perfection!

I’ve seen The Nutcracker multiple times.  In the 70’s, my family saw a version at the Arie Crown Theatre.  Because my birthday is so close to Christmas, my parents were always trying to make it special.  So, we traveled from Indiana to Chicago to see Ruth Page’s Chicago Opera Ballet perform The Nutcracker. Even though... Read more »

Review "Ronald Hynd's The Merry Widow": A Stylish Visual Spectacle

The Joffrey Ballet presentsRonald Hynd’s THE MERRY WIDOW At the Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Congress ParkwayAdapted from Franz Lehar’s operettaChoreographed by Ronald Hynd Assisted by Annette PageStaged by John MeehanConducted by Scott SpeckFebruary 18th, 19th, 24th, 25th, 26th at 7:30pmFebruary 19th, 20th, 26th, 27th at 2pmThru February 27th Buy TicketsRunning Time:  Two hours and thirty... Read more »