Ballet Chicago THE NUTCRACKER – Holidays in Chicago Preview

Ballet Chicago NUTCRACKER

Ballet Chicago presents The Nutcracker, performed by more than 150 Ballet Chicago students, ranging in age from three to 23!

The production features choreography of Artistic Director Daniel Duell and Associate Artistic Director Patricia Blair. Ballet Chicago Resident Choreographer Ted Seymour, soloist with The Suzanne Farrell Ballet, performs as both Drosselmeyer and Mr. Stahlbaum. Deeply Rooted Dance Theater’s Joshua L. Ishmon shares the role of Drosselmeyer. A highlight of the production is George Balanchine’s stunning Act Two Sugar Plum Pas de Deux, one of the pinnacle dance pieces in American ballet repertoire.

Ballet Chicago NUTCRACKER


Sat, Dec 10 at 2pm and 7pm
Sun, Dec 11 at 2:30pm
Fri, Dec 16 at 7pm
Sat, Dec 17 at 2pm and 7pm
Sun, Dec 18 at 2:30pm


Athenaeum Theatre
2936 N. Southport Avenue


Adult $26-32, Senior/Student $17-25, Child (10 & under) $15

Tickets are available at, 773-935-6860, or the Athenaeum Theatre Box office. Information and tickets are also available at

PhotoS: Ron McKinney Photography