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History of Ballet in Chicago and The Joffrey

History of Ballet in Chicago and The Joffrey
Aug 16, 2017
Sam Fain
History of Ballet in Chicago and The Joffrey


The Joffrey is a world-class, Chicago-based ballet company and dance education organization committed to artistic excellence and innovation, presenting a unique repertoire encompassing masterpieces of the past and cutting-edge works. The Joffrey is committed to providing arts education and accessible dance training through its Joffrey Academy of Dance and Community Engagement programs. www,

Sam Fain is a Mid-Westerner, from Iowa and spent much of his adolescence in several states: Wisconsin, Missouri, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Pennsylvania.  Attended the University of Indianapolis and received a degree in Theater.  He is the Group Sales Manager at the Joffrey Ballet.