Lyric Opera’s 2017-2018 Season Preview – Unrequited Love in Song

Lyric Opera will open it's 2017/2018 season on September 23 with Orphee et Eurydice by Christoph Gluck. This french opera is a retelling of the classical myth of a poet and musician who journeys to the underworld to retrieve his lost love. Lyric Opera's season will also include works by Wagner, Puccini, Verdi, Bizet, Mozart, Bellini, and Gounod. The musical of this season will be Andrew Lloyd Webber's Jesus Christ Superstar.

See below for details.

Where:

Civic Opera House
20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60606

Tickets:

20+

The Lyric Opera SEASON PREVIEW

Lyric Opera's 2017-2018 Offerings

Orphée et Eurydice

by Christoph Gluck

*Sung in French with English Subtitles 

When:

September 23 - October 15

 

Riggoletto 

by Giuseppe Verdi

*Sung in Italian with English Subtitles

When:

October 7 - November 3

 

Die Walküre

by Richard Wagner

*Sung in German with English Subtitles 

When:

November 1 - November 30

 

The Pearl Fishers 

by Georges Bizet

*Sung in French with English Subtitles

When:

November 19 - December 10

 

Turnadot

by Giacomo Puccini

*Sung in Italian with English Subtitles

When:

December 5 - January 27

 

I Puritani

by Vincenzo Bellini

*Sung in Italian with English Subtitles 

When:

February 4 - February 28

 

Cosi Fan Tutte

by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

*Sung in Italian with English Subtitles 

When:

Februrary 17 - March 16

 

Faust

by Charles Gounod

*Sung in French with English Subtitles 

When:

March 3 - March 21

 

Jesus Christ Superstar

Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Lyrics by Tim Rice

When:

April 27 – May 20, 2018

 

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