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Beyond the Nutcracker

  • Lincoln Way West 21701 Gougar Road New Lenox, IL, 60451 United States (map)
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A Holiday Story Inspired by the Classic Ballet

Don't miss this incredible holiday journey set to Tchaikovsky’s renowned Nutcracker score this December! Ballet 5:8 School of the Arts' full length Beyond the Nutcracker includes a cast of over 100 dancers, stunning choreography by Ballet 5:8 Artistic Director Julianna Slager, dazzling handmade costumes, and all of the magic of the traditional Nutcracker ballet - but with an original story that invites you to join Emma, her uncle Abrahms, and the angel Anastasis on a once-in-a-lifetime Christmas adventure. 




Days and Times

Saturday, December 16 at 2:00pm
Saturday, December 16 at 7:00pm
Sunday, December 17 at 3:00pm


Lincoln Way West High School Fine Arts Center
21701 Gougar Road, New Lenox, IL 60451


$18 Adults
$10 Children 12 and under
$15 Groups of 12 or more adult tickets
Seating is reserved; advance purchase is recommended; click below or call 708-329-8773

Earlier Event: December 16
Beyond the Nutcracker
Later Event: January 8
Winter Open House