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Joffrey Ballet of Chicago

Chicago, Illinois
www.joffrey.org

Joffrey Ballet of Chicago was awarded $2,300,000 between 1996 and 2019, including 9 grants in Chicago Commitment.

$100,000

2019 • 1 year • Chicago Commitment

The Joffrey Ballet of Chicago (Joffrey) is a ballet company and dance education organization committed to artistic excellence and innovation. The Joffrey has three components: the main dance company, which performs in Chicago and tours worldwide; its Academy of Dance, which serves more than 2,000 aspiring dancers of all ages; and its Community Engagement programs that reach over 5,000 youth in Chicago neighborhoods and schools every year. Each performance season consists of five productions reaching up to 100,000 patrons. The company has toured to more than 400 U.S. cities and 26 foreign countries. This grant will support the Joffrey's general operations, including plans to become the resident ballet company at the Lyric Opera House in the Fall of 2020.

$375,000

2014 • 5 years • Chicago Commitment

The Joffrey Ballet is a Chicago-based dance company that presents major classical ballets and contemporary works. It is known for its commissioning program that has included first works from modern choreographers such as Alvin Ailey and its annual performances of The Nutcracker. In addition to the main performing company, the Joffrey is involved in community engagement activities that serve more than 5,000 young people a year and the Academy of Dance, which has more than 1,200 students. This grant will support general operations.

$375,000

2009 • 5 years • Chicago Commitment

In support of general operations (over five years).

$275,000

2004 • 5 years • Chicago Commitment

In support of general operations (over five years).

$500,000

2002 • 2 years

To support live music at ballet performances (over two years).

$500,000

2001 • 2 years • Chicago Commitment

To develop the Joffrey Ballet of Chicago Center for Dance (over two years).

$105,000

1998 • 3 years • Chicago Commitment

In support of general operations (over three years).

$35,000

1997 • 1 year • Chicago Commitment

In support of general operations.

$35,000

1996 • 1 year

In support of general operations.

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