WHEN: December 4 – 26, 2021
CHOREOGRAPHER: Christopher Wheeldon
MUSIC: Peter IIyich Tchaikovsky
RUNNING TIME: 2 hours
Christopher Wheeldon’s reimagined classic returns for the holidays. Follow young Marie and the Nutcracker Prince on a Christmas Eve journey through the 1893 World’s Fair, a dazzling spectacle of sights, sounds, and enchantment. This annual holiday tradition celebrates the magic of the season and the rich cultural heritage of Chicago.
Please note: Based on city, state, and CDC guidance, all attendees eligible to receive an approved COVID-19 vaccine (ages 12 and older) are required to show proof of vaccination prior to attending a Joffrey performance and/or event through December 2021 at Lyric Opera House. Patrons are also required to wear protective face coverings at all times.
For show inquiries or to purchase tickets, please visit Joffrey.org or call 312-386-8905