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American Ballet Theatre — “Whipped Cream”

April 14 @ 2:00 pm

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America’s National Ballet Company® gives the Chicago premiere of Alexei Ratmansky’s Whipped Cream on the Auditorium Theatre’s landmark stage. Called “a bewitching success” by the Los Angeles Times and “visually enchanting” by The Wall Street Journal, this whimsical story ballet follows a young boy after he overindulges in sweets and falls into a sugar-induced delirium!

Set to a 1924 score by Richard Strauss – performed live by the Chicago Philharmonic – and featuring colorful costumes and jubilant sets by pop-surrealist artist Mark Ryden, Whipped Cream is “a candyland triumph” (The New York Times) fit for the whole family!

Did you know April is Chicago Dance Month? 
Our fair city showcases more than 70 dance events, classes, and performances all April long. Filter by “Dance” on the TAP calendar to see what’s TAP-eligible. If you want to dig deeper, check out SeeChicagoDance.com.


Auditorium Theatre
50 E Ida B Wells Dr
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
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April 14
2:00 pm

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Public Transit: This location is accessible via the CTA Red Line at Jackson; CTA loop trains at Adams & Wabash; and CTA Blue Line at LaSalle.

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The Auditorium Theatre has wheelchair accessible seating.