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Lyric Opera House

20 N. Wacker Dr.

(Area) – Loop/Financial District

(312) 386-8905

The Nutcracker

Performing December 4th – 26th at the Lyric Opera House

Christopher Wheeldon’s reimagined classic returns for the holidays. Follow young Marie and the Nutcracker Prince on a Christmas Eve journey through the 1893 World’s Fair, a dazzling spectacle of sights, sounds, and enchantment. This annual holiday tradition celebrates the magic of the season and the rich cultural heritage of Chicago. For the safety of patrons and performers alike, please review the COVID-19 link below for mandated health/safety protocols.

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