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Archive for April 13, 2016

Joffrey Ballet Unveils Creative Team for New $4 Million Dollar “Nutcracker”

The team behind the Joffrey Ballet’s new “Nutcracker” (from left to right): Joffrey’s executive director Greg Cameron, projection designer Benjamin Pearcy, puppet master Basil Twist, choreographer Christopher Wheeldon, Joffrey’s artistic director Ashley Wheater, lighting designer Natasha Katz, author and illustrator Brian Selznick, and Joffrey’s board chairman Zachary D. Lazar (Photo: Todd Rosenberg)

Since 1987, over one million people have experienced Robert Joffrey’s production of The Nutcracker through performances by the company he co-founded, the Joffrey Ballet. This year, the Joffrey unveils a more…