Ballet Chicago  presents

Ballet Chicago’s Nutcracker

Ballet Chicago’s Nutcracker

The holiday tradition returns to the Athenaeum Theatre’s Main Stage!

Tickets on sale now!

All ages. Performance lasts 90 minutes plus a 15-minute intermission.

Through its inspiring story, beautiful music, and charming choreography, The Nutcracker is a celebration of the joyous holiday season.

Every year The Nutcracker takes us on an unforgettable journey with young Marie as she travels from her home on Christmas Eve to the Kingdom of Snow and the Land of the Sweets.

For adults, it is a time to relive cherished memories of childhood. For children who wait with breathless anticipation for the holidays to arrive, it is the opportunity to create new memories. For everyone, it is a time for sharing and giving among family and friends.

Dec. 10 - 19, 2021