Sugarplum fairies and mouse kings of all ages and abilities are invited to point their toes to the familiar music of Tchaikovsky’s holiday classic with Ballet Chicago at this FREE event.
11am and 2pm: Members of Ballet Chicago will teach basic ballet positions and movements at an optional lesson.
Noon and 3pm: Dancers of all ages and abilities are invited to join the dancers of Ballet Chicago, an internationally recognized professional track school of ballet that strives to make classical ballet training accessible to all.
Music for the Dance-Along Nutcracker® is provided by the Lakeside Pride Symphonic Band. Lakeside Pride Music Ensembles is Chicago’s premier family of performance groups for members and friends of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community through its 10 performing ensembles.