(Lyric Opera House)
The Joffrey Ballet remounts Yuri Possokhov’s award-winning story ballet that hews closely to Tolstoy’s novel. With original score by Ilya Demutsky, played live by the Lyric Opera Orchestra.
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Links Hall co-founder Bob Eisen returns to romp in the playroom with Meida McNeal, Jennifer Monson and Zachary Nicol. Also featuring Joanne Barrett, Patrick Burns and Ayako Kato.
Visceral Dance Chicago
(Visceral Dance Center)
Visceral’s winter engagement features short repertory pieces by Mark Godden, Danielle Agami and company founder and artistic director Nick Pupillo.
Dance artists Kara Brody and Amanda Maraist curate a two-week series of works-in-progress by Cat Mahari, Tuli Bera and Drew Lewis as part of Steppenwolf 1700’s LookOut series.
The Glass Menagerie
Hamburg Ballet performs John Neumeier’s story ballet adaptation of Tennessee Williams’ play, with music by American composers Charles Ives, Philip Glass and Ned Rorem.