11/8/13 - 12/29/13
Four Stars “...the creative imagination on display is profound..no better choice in this wintry city" - Chris Jones, CBS TV
...this Nutcracker will no doubt fascinate each age group..the show is no simple sugar plum" - Hedy Weiss, Chicago Sun Times
Highly Recommended - "..imaginative and inventive..I was teary eyed in less than five minutes" - Dan Jakes, Chicago Reader
"..engaging, family friendly treat" - Kris Vire, TimeOut Chicago
Highly Recommended - With toys come to life, ukulele solos and fake snow galore, this is a children’s show on many levels, but the layers of the story go deep and the pain of loss .. provide plenty of fodder for adult audiences - Zac Freeman, NewCity Chicago
"There's more authentic, gleeful holiday spirit in the first three minutes...than you'll find in an entire two hours o'er the stage in many another holiday show" - Catey Sullivan, Examiner.com
Previews Nov 9 - 17: 8p Thur, Fri, Sat and 7p Sun.
Regular run Nov 21 - Dec 29: 730p Thur, Fri, Sat and 7p Sun (except 12/8/13 which has 3pm only). Matinees at 3pm on 12/14, 12/15, 12/21, 12/22, 12/28, 12/29.
Tickets $25-45. More info 773.769.3832
Wed, Dec 11th - Screening of the French friendship film "Little White Lies" followed by discussion and complimentary reception. By invitation only. In French with English subtitles.
Monday Dec 16th - A charity reading featuring Chicago's theater community with proceeds benefitting Toys for Tots and The Actors Fund.
Donation of either a Toy; a check for any amount payable to The Actors Fund or both if you desire.
Reserve space - firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday Dec 19th 7p and 9p - Author, columnist, and comedian Steve Hofstetter is often called the hardest working man in show-business. With all due respect to the late James Brown. Performs live at Chopin Theatre. Tickets $20