Lyric Opera of Chicago

March Lyric Notes

Welcome to Lyric Notes, Lyric Opera of Chicago's eNewsletter!

Our monthly eNewsletter is designed to inform and delight, with enlightening and entertaining articles, artist interviews, photos, videos, and more. Read on to discover March 2014's eNewsletter articles, and enjoy!







Just Announced! Chicago’s own Billy Zane stars as Captain von Trapp in The Sound of Music

The Captain has arrived! Billy Zane will star as Captain von Trapp in Lyric’s brand-new production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music.

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(Not Quite) Everything You Want to Know about La Clemenza di Tito at Lyric

It's exciting to "discover" an opera that isn't often performed – especially by a composer as familiar as Mozart.

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The Family Barber Introduces Kids to the Magic of Opera!

On Saturday, March 22, if you wander past the Civic Opera House, you just may catch a glimpse of an entirely new generation of opera lovers – many experiencing the magic of opera for the very first time.

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Winner and Still Champ: Lyric welcomes the matchless Itzhak Perlman

It's no surprise to feel in his music making an irrepressible sense of joy.

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Inside the Mind of Sound of Music Director Marc Bruni

Director Marc Bruni gives the inside track on what audiences can expect when they come to see The Sound of Music at Lyric— everything from sets to music and characters promises to create an unparalleled theatrical experience.

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2014/15: The Year of the Diva

Next season, the women take charge. Lyric Opera’s Diamond Anniversary is full of strong female roles and stellar singers who sparkle on stage.

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