A Ballet-Free Adaptation of The Nutcracker
The last date listed for The House Theatre of Chicago: The Nutcracker was Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017 / 3:00pm.
Currently at Chopin Theatre Mainstage
- Full Price:
- $30 - $40
- Our Price:
- $15 - $20
The Hatfields and the McCoys were at the center of the most famous -- and infamous -- family feud in… More
Quotes & Highlights
“Four out of four stars … Over the years I’ve watched families leave this show moving closer together. … It’s moving, family-friendly, richly imaginative and distinctive.” —Chicago Tribune
“Instead of bratty kids and sugarplum fairies, Jake Minton and Phillip Klapperich’s tightly spun book introduces a family wracked by tragic loss. But magic still abounds, and in quantities that will bring a tear to the eye of even the stingiest Grinch. … it’s a nearly flawless, truly essential all-ages holiday show.” —Chicago Reader
Running time is two hours, including one 15-minute intermission.
This production is recommended for ages 5 and older. Please see the show’s website for a parental guide with information about the show’s themes and subject matter.