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Auditorium Theatre
50 E. Congress Parkway Chicago, IL 60605
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2 reviews
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Used parkwhiz, parked less than a block away for a decent price.
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4 stars
The weather was beautiful and sunny. I wore a sweater and a pair of jeans.
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The Joffrey Ballet: "Human Landscapes"
42 ratings
4.7 average rating
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4 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Oct 27 2012

1. Though I worried about the Goldstar seats bought, which were suppose to be somewhere in the orchestra, they turned out to be center stage row L and great.
2. The Human Landscapes ballet was magnificent. It was story with meaning put to...continued

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39 reviews
6 stars
attended Oct 26 2012

There were 3 ballets, Forgotten Lands, Pretty Ballet and The Green Table.
Forgotten Lands was the most exciting. The dance was a transition between classic ballet and more contemporary dance. The dancers were so good that they looked...continued

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74 events
25 reviews
18 stars
attended Oct 17 2012

Each of the three ballets was terrific.

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The show’s running time is two hours and five minutes including two intermissions.

About the Ticket Supplier: 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.