The Nutcracker House Theatre of Chicago

10th ANNIVERSARY PRODUCTION - This fantastical expansion of the holiday classic centers on young Clara's journey to save Christmas in the face of grief. With the help of a magical nutcracker, the brave girl risks the darkness, fights the Rat King, and saves her family. A modern holiday tradition weaving together riveting dialogue, astonishing puppetry, original songs, this spellbinding spectacle tells a heartwarming, darkly moving story of magic and hope-a fun outing fit for the whole family.



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11/7/19 - 12/29/19

Based on the story by E.T.A. Hoffmann

Direction and Choreography by Company Member Tommy Rapley. Created by Company Members Jake Minton, Phillip Klapperich, Kevin O'D

Tags: Theater, American, 2019