The Nutcracker Chicago IL Tickets

The Nutcracker is the name of a two-act ballet which is one of the great compositions by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. Originally the ballet was choreographed by Lev Ivanov and Marius Petipa. It premiered back in 1892 along with Tchaikovsky’s other opera named as Iolanta at the Mariinsky Theeatre in St. Petersburg. Earlier it didn't receive positive response but in a few years the ballet enjoyed increased popularity and success.