‘Twas the Night Before… by Cirque du Soleil is the exhilarating spin on the beloved Christmas classic as only Cirque du Soleil can imagine. This vibrant acrobatic spectacle about the joy of sharing and friendship promises to spark lasting memories in the hearts of children and adults alike.
Cirque du Soleil’s first-ever Christmas show, “‘Twas the Night Before…” is a flurry of Christmas cheer, rip-roaring fun and hugely lovable characters, while introducing audiences to the magic of Cirque du Soleil and helping families create new holiday traditions.
The critically acclaimed production returns to The Chicago Theatre after debuting at MSG Entertainment venues in 2019.
For group tickets of 10 or more, CALL 212-465-6080 or EMAIL Group.Sales@msg.com
This holiday theatrical created national and local media buzz alike:
“‘Twas the Night Before… delivers terrific holiday entertainment that should delight children and adults alike.” – THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
“The acrobats are all glamour and athleticism, the skaters all speed and daring.” - THE NEW YORK TIMES
“Five Stars.” – NEW YORK THEATER GUIDE
“Cirque du Soleil unwraps a happy new holiday gift for family audiences with its ’Twas the Night Before…., a cheerful high-performance show.” – NEW YORK STAGE REVIEW
“Twas the Night Before… is the perfect antidote to the frenzy of the season and will enrapture, enchant and entertain anyone with breath in their body and joy in their heart. I left the theater feeling like a kid again, enwrapped once more in the awe and wonder of my youth. There is no better feeling than that!” - AROUND THE TOWN CHICAGO
“‘Twas the Night Before… A nice fresh take on a holiday production that features acrobats and visual wonders that you would expect from a Cirque du Soleil show, amazing dancing, really fun, and truly people of all ages will enjoy this show!” - WGN RADIO CHICAGO
The City of Chicago is currently in Phase 5 of the Restore Illinois reopening plan, meaning indoor venues are now able to host 100% capacity events without social distancing. Per local guidelines:
- Guests are not required to provide proof of a COVID-19 vaccination or negative COVID-19 test in order to attend ‘Twas the Night Before… by Cirque du Soleil.
- All guests age 2 and older, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear masks in The Chicago Theatre, except while actively eating or drinking.
Government mandates, venue protocols and event requirements are subject to change, so be sure to continue to check here closer to the date of the event for the latest information.
A New Way to Enter
- Digital tickets can be accessed and displayed via the Ticketmaster App. Make sure you download the Ticketmaster App (Download: Android | iOS) before you arrive to facilitate contactless entry.
- Bags are not permitted in the venue, with the exception of personal items such as small pocketbooks and purses, no larger than 10″x 8″x 6″.