UPCOMING PERFORMANCES

STARS OF LYRIC OPERA

MILLENIUM PARK

 

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO

September 11, 2015

LE NOZZE DI FIGARO

MOZART

 

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO

September 26, 30, 2015
October 3, 6, 9, 15, 18, 21, 24

WOZZECK

BERG

 

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO

November 1, 4, 7, 12, 16, 21, 2015

BEL CANTO

LOPEZ

 

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO

December 7, 10, 12, 2015
January 5, 8, 13, 2016

BEYOND THE ARIA

RECITAL SERIES

 

HARRIS THEATER OF MUSIC AND DANCE

January 15, 2016

DER ROSENKAVALIER

STRAUSS

 

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO

February 8, 13, 16, 20, 2016
March 4, 7, 10, 13

LA BOHÈME

PUCCINI

 

OPERA THEATRE OF SAINT LOUIS

Summer 2016
Dates TBA

LATEST NEWS

Beyond the Aria Recital Series returns to Harris Theater of Music and Dance

18 August 2015

After an overwhelming success in its first year, Beyond the Aria is back with an expanded five-performance schedule! Hosted by the show-stopping Craig Terry, this series combines the grandeur of the Harris Theater in Millenium Park with the intimacy of a cabaret, with a range of repertoire presented by today's most sought after artists. Each performance is completely unique and not to be missed!

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Millenium Park provides perfect setting for Stars of Lyric Opera concert

10 August 2015

Each September, Chicago's music lovers come out to experience the Stars of Lyric Opera at Millennium Park, a free concert under the stars. Pack your picnic basket and bring your friends to enjoy a performance featuring acclaimed Lyric star voices with the Lyric Opera Orchestra. Featuring excerpts from Rossini's Cinderella, Gounod's Romeo and Juliet, Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro and more, the Millennium Park concert is sure to whet your appetite for the much-anticipated season opening!

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Smoak begins 2015/16 season at Lyric Opera with brand new Nozze di Figaro

21 July 2015

Beginning their 2015/16 season filled with new productions, Lyric Opera of Chicago opens with Mozart's classic masterpiece Le Nozze di Figaro. With international stars such as Adam Plachetka, Christiane Karg, Luca Pisaroni and Amanda Majeski, this is a season opener that you simply cannot miss! Bradley Smoak will play Antonio, the drunken gardener who has a way of throwing a wrench (or a geranium) in Figaro's plans.

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Featured in concert with Frederica von Stade, Lauren Flanigan in Phoenicia

10 July 2015

Returning once again to the beautiful Catskill Mountains, Bradley Smoak will appear on the concert stage alongside Lauren Flanigan and the incomparable Frederica von Stade at the 2015 Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice on July 31 at 8pm. The evening is entitled "American Classics: Live and In Person" and will feature works from some of the nation's most accomplished and celebrated composers, many of whom will be in attendance!

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Bradley Smoak makes unexpected debut with Chicago Symphony Orchestra

9 May 2015

Stepping in with only a few hours notice for Eric Owens, who canceled citing health reasons, Bradley Smoak joins the world-renowned Chicago Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Esa-Pekka Salonen in Ravel's L'enfant et les sortilèges as Armchair/Tree and will also be performing in Debussy's Pelléas et Mélisande on short notice as the Doctor/Shepherd. This marks an exciting and important debut with the CSO for Mr. Smoak. To read the official press release, click here.

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