Want to start a new holiday tradition? Come see Illinois Youth Dance Theatre’s 19th annual production of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker. It is a joyous family occasion you will not want to miss. With the battle scene for the boys and the land of sweets for the girls the whole family will be on the edge of their seats. Following our 1:00 pm Saturday performance, your young dancer can now join the IYDT cast on stage for a dance and photo opportunity! Walk through the magical clock and enjoy meeting and picture opportunities with Clara, Sugar Plum, Snow Queen and other cast members. Tickets to Clara's Land of Sweets are now available by calling the box office @ (847)438-4500!