Tag: "Joffrey Ballet"

Giselle is a grand romantic ballet with love, loss and forgiveness

Giselle is a grand romantic ballet with love, loss and forgiveness

October 22, 2017 | Comments (0)

The Joffrey Ballet recently opened its 61st season with Giselle, a lush, romantic ballet in the grand classical ballet tradition. From the opening scene through the final curtain, Giselle is a gorgeous, layered romance filled with complex characters. It’s the way a dancer turns his/her head or smiles or looks at his/her hand that adds depth to […]

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Family fun is free in March

Family fun is free in March

March 8, 2017 | Comments (0)

Nothing is better than free family activities. This month there are plenty of free activities to keep everyone busy in a budget-friendly way. All the information came from various press releases, so be sure to check websites for the latest details. Joffrey Ballet As part of its Winning Works Choreographic Competition, The Joffrey Academy of […]

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Two events celebrate diversity in Chicago's arts scene

Two events celebrate diversity in Chicago’s arts scene

February 18, 2014 | Comments (0)

There’s a lot of talk about the need to increase diversity in the arts. In the next few weeks, Chicago area audiences will have two opportunities to support our local arts diversity with two very different shows by the Chicago Opera Theater and the Joffrey Ballet. These are great ways to introduce your children to new […]

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