Ruth Page Civic Ballet Presents The Nutcracker
Ruth Page Civic Ballet presents: The Nutcracker
$18.00 - $25.00
$9.00 - $12.50*
This winter, Ruth Page Civic Ballet's popular production of The Nutcracker
debuts at Northeastern Illinois University for the first time. This performance recreates iconic choreographer Ruth Page's stunning original, full-length staging of The Nutcracker
, which debuted at the Arie Crown Theatre in McCormick Place in 1965 and ran annually through 1997. Page's The Nutcracker
is a holiday spectacle that takes you through the Land of Snow and the Kingdom of Sweets, all with exquisite sets and costumes and masterfully-choreographed ballet dances. This presentation features Jennifer Goodman as the Sugar Plum Fairy, Kathleen Darley as the Snow Queen and performances from members of Ensemble Espanol Spanish Dance Theater.
* Additional fees apply.
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The last date listed for Ruth Page Civic Ballet Presents The Nutcracker was Saturday December 1, 2012 / 7:00pm.
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About the Ticket Supplier: Ruth Page Center for the Arts
Established in Chicago by international dance icon Ruth Page in 1970, The Ruth Page Foundation is a 501(c) 3 private operating foundation committed to the education, promotion, and presentation of dance in Chicago. Emanating from the Illinois heartland, the visionary work of Ruth Page influenced the growth of theater design, opera ballet, and dance. She achieved worldwide recognition as a true pioneer of dance in America. Our mission is to promote Ms. Page's vision of dance as an innovative and accessible art form, foster artistic excellence, and create a dance destination in Illinois.