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Joffrey Ballet of Chicago

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Midsummer Night Dream

Unbelievable! It was the most unusual, entertaining, and skilled event I ever attended. The... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Hugo, Minnesota
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MidSummer Amazing

The best dance production we haver ever been to. LIVE music with Anna von Hausswolf singing. She... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Rockford, Illinois, United States
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Unbelievable! It was the most unusual, entertaining, and skilled event I ever attended. The dancers all worked together as a team and you can tell they enjoyed it. And so did I!

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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

The best dance production we haver ever been to. LIVE music with Anna von Hausswolf singing. She puts you in the middle of the dream. Intense corregraphy. Intricate dance moves, and 30+ dancers. This will be difficult to see only once.

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

I have been a fan and subscriber to the Joffrey Ballet for the last couple years! Each creation is much more spectacular than the last. I especially love the Chicago version of the Nutcracker that gives local historical twist to the classic Ballet!

Thank Il60076
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We visited Chicago just before Christmas and wanted to take in a show. My wife is a ballet fan and wanted to see the Joffrey Ballet, but they were doing the Nutcracker as most ballet companies do at Christmas, to the point where it is...More

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 10 January 2018

PBS aired a documentary about the Joffrey's commissioning of a re-imagining of the Nutcracker set among the immigrants who actually built the 1893 Chicago World's Fair. We were hooked on seeing it during this holiday season. As it turned out, our daughter bought first balcony,...More

2  Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 28 December 2017

New and mesmerizing performance of the Nutcracker that all Chicagoans should enjoy. I loved the World's Fair theme. Instead of a rich child in Czarist Russia receiving a nutcracker on Xmas Eve and dreaming of more, a poor boy from the south side steals one,...More

Thank Mari M
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

After years of always wanting to see the nutcracker we finally decided to go with family this year on Christmas Eve. The show was spectacular and I couldn’t take my eyes off of the performers. The show was well done and seemed to go fairly...More

Thank LC07110224
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This was an experience of a lifetime seeing the Nutcracker by the Joffrey Ballet. The performing artists were outstanding, the set design was fantastic and the costuming was spectacular. The music was performed wonderfully with perfect acoustical production. If all of this wasn't enough, the...More

Thank architect1013
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I attended with a group; I didn't realize until we were in Chicago that it was going to be a modernized version. We had seats on the 2nd floor, which were fine. The Auditorium Theater is a beautiful building with old-theater charm. The Joffrey Ballet...More

1  Thank jhoff79
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

First- never sit in the second row balcony at the Auditorium Theatre! Obstructed view for seats more expensive than the floor! We constantly needed to move our heads to see around the heads in front of us. I was so upset! The second half we...More

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16 October 2016|
Response from KKelsay |
Near the Joffery Ballet theater... The Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Congress Pkwy.