Saturday, December 9 at 10 am | Saturday, December 9 at 1 pm
This unique Nutcracker production pits the classical (Tchaikovsky) and jazz (Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn) versions of the holiday favorite in a side-by-side showdown. Curated by Dance Chicago, the program features members of Braeburn Brass and Music Institute of Chicago ensemble-in-residence Quintet Attacca. The performance is family-friendly 60 minutes.
For the Kids! Instrument Petting Zoo ( 9 am and 12 pm)
Try all the instruments at the Music Institute's musical "petting zoo." Learn more about lessons and classes, enjoy special discounts, and more!