"MANDARIN: Powerfully emotional. An exhilarating, gripping experience.
JOY: Wait for the shoe to fall. MAMMATUS: Soars." - Ed Tracy
We spoke with Ashley Wheater, the Artistic Director of the Joffrey Ballet, prior to the superb opening of Global Visionaries at the Auditorium Theatre on April 26th. Wheater discussed the ever-evolving nature of ballet and the world-renowned choreographers assembled for the acclaimed pieces now in performance through May 7th. The Joffrey also announced their 2017-2018 season.
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- Joffrey Ballet - Global Visionaries through May 7th
- Mercury Theatre - Mary Poppins through May 28th
- Paramount Theatre - Jesus Christ Superstar through May 28th
- Porchlight - Marry Me A Little through May 21st
- Shakespeare Theatre - Shakespeare in Love through June 11th
- Lyric Opera - My Fair Lady Opens April 28th through May 21st
- Marriott Theatre - She Loves Me through June 18th
- Cavalia Odysseo - Through May 7th
- Drury Lane - Chicago Through June 18th
- Shattered Globe - For Peter Pan on Her 70th Birthday through May 20th
- Tom Michael and Beckie Menzie - Davenport's Piano Bar and Cabaret
- Monday Night Live at Petterino's
- Northwestern University's 86th Annual Waa-Mu Show April 28th - May 7th
- Chicago Humanities Festival - April 28th - 30th
- Porchlight Theatre - 2017 Icons Gala Celebrating Hal Prince April 30th
- Cynthia Clarey at Davenport's Piano Bar May 4th
- Brandon Bennett - Elvis My Way May 6th
- Court Theatre - Harvey May 11th
- Bill Dyszel - The Internet Ate My Brain at Davenport's Piano Bar on May 14th
- Chicago Memorial Day Parade - May 27th