14 May 2016
Missed any of the exciting productions from the 2015/16 season at Lyric Opera of Chicago? Tune in on your local NPR station or stream online at wfmt.com to hear these performances in their entirety. Each performance from the Civic Opera House in Chicago is hosted by Roger Pines and Peter Van de Graaff and will be presented every Saturday from May 14 through July 9, including a bonus broadcast from 2014's production of Rusalka. For complete broadcast schedule and links, read below.
The following is from a Lyric Opera of Chicago press release.
Beginning on Saturday, May 14, and continuing every Saturday through July 9, The Lyric Opera Broadcasts of the 2015/16 Lyric Opera of Chicago season will be rebroadcast nationally and internationally by The WFMT Radio Network and heard locally on 98.7WFMT. They may also be streamed on WFMT.com. Lyric Opera of Chicago’s dramaturg Roger Pines and WFMT’s Peter Van de Graaff host the opening-night broadcasts of the 2015/16 season.
Below is the broadcast schedule.
|May 14||Le nozze di Figaro||Mozart, W. A.|
|May 21||Bel Canto||López, Jimmy|
|May 28||La Cenerentola||Rossini, Gioachino|
|June 4||Wozzeck||Berg, Alban|
|June 11||The Merry Widow||Lehár, Franz|
|June 18||Nabucco||Verdi, Giuseppe|
|June 25||Der Rosenkavalier||Strauss, Richard|
|July 2||Romeo et Juliette||Gounod, Charles|
|July 9||Rusalka (2014)||Dvorák, Antonín|