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177 Star Starred
Auditorium Theatre
50 E. Congress Parkway Chicago, IL 60605
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The weather was beautiful and sunny. I wore a sweater and a pair of jeans.
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The weather was pleasent but chilly. . I wore I was dressy casual..
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213 ratings
4.7 average rating
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51 events
26 reviews
5 stars
attended Dec 19 2013

Absolutely wonderful! The snow scene was magical. The set design and the costumes were beautiful, and the dancers were magnificent.

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6 events
6 reviews
15 stars
attended Dec 12 2014

It was such a beautiful show. My 3 year old niece couldn't sit through it all, but it was great nonetheless. Thanks for the fabulous seats Gold Star!!

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4 events
4 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 28 2013

My daughter has been wanting to see this for the last couple of years, so I bought her tickets this for Christmas along with a musical snow globe that had ballerinas and played some of the music. She was thrilled! There was so much to take in...continued

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Collaboration conceived and directed by Robert Joffrey

Music: Peter llyich Tchaikovsky

About the Ticket Supplier: The Joffrey Ballet

Robert Joffrey and Gerald Arpino’s uniquely American vision of dance first took form in 1956. The original company consisted of six dynamic and highly individual dancers. While Robert Joffrey stayed in New York to teach ballet classes and earn money to pay the dancers’ salaries, Gerald Arpino led the troupe across America’s heartland, in a station wagon that pulled a U-Haul trailer. Their repertoire of original ballets by Robert Joffrey set them apart from other small touring companies, who often performed scaled-down versions of the classics. From the beginning, Joffrey and Arpino wanted a company that came out of their roots, out of America.