Dirty Dancing Chicago Tickets
Dirty Dancing is the hit musical inspired by the 1987 blockbuster movie of the same name which featured Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey. The musical first premiered on stage in 2004 and since then, it has garnered widespread critical acclaim at West End and Broadway. It follows the coming-of-age story of Frances Houseman nicknamed Baby who finds love in the arms of the summer resort’s dance instructor Johnny Castle. The world renowned story is now hitting major theatres around the US for the 2015 national tour. The tour is bringing it to Chicago, Illinois for performances at the Cadillac Palace. So grab Dirty Dancing tickets and enjoy the musical.
Since its world premiere in 2004, Dirty Dancing has seen numerous adaptations and productions including Broadway, West End and Sydney.
A global hit phenomenon
Over the years, Dirty Dancing and its songs have been widely appreciated by theatergoers, music enthusiasts and dance professionals. Numbers such as “Hey! Baby,” “Do You Love Me?” and “(I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life” have become a huge part of pop culture. The original choreography handled by Kenny Ortega has been paid tributes and parodied by numerous television shows and movies.
The coming-of-age story of Baby
Dirty Dancing follows the story of the Frances ‘Baby’ Houseman during the summer of 1963 when she visits the Catskill Mountains resort. While there, she chances upon the ‘dirty dancing’ that is held late every night at the staff quarters. It is led by the resort’s handsome dance instructor Johnny Castle. He gives Baby an impromptu lesson which develops her interest in the dancing styles. Soon after, romance flares between the two. A few misunderstandings and dance routines later, Baby and Johnny realize their love for each other. The climatic dance of the show makes their story a romantic classic told on the big screen and on stage.
The 2015 US national tour
The musical is now on a US national tour with stops in many cities such as Las Vegas, Des Moines, Nashville and Columbus among others. The tour is bringing Baby and Johnny to Chicago, Illinois where they will be performing at the Cadillac Palace. So grab Dirty Dancing Chicago tickets and enjoy the show.