Lyric Opera of Chicago

May 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 May 2014's eNewsletter articles, and enjoy!


Have You Heard? The Sound of Music is a hit!

The reviews are in…and they are spectacular! Critics are raving about Lyric's new production of The Sound of Music. Here's a sampling of what they are saying.

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The Sound of Music: Stage vs. Screen

Lyric's new production of The Sound of Music is a bona fide hit. If you haven’t seen the production (or plan to see it again!), here’s a guide to how the stage musical differs from the screen version.

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Youth Opera Council – Young Opera Lovers Unite!

What do you get when you gather a group of 22 high schoolers and opera fans and give them unprecedented behind-the-scenes access to Lyric? Pure joy!

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Don Giovanni Breaks Bad for Lyric’s 60th Season

A conversation with Don Giovanni director Robert Falls.

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Orchestra Profile: Bassist Gregory Sarchet

Bassist Gregory Sarchet grew up in northwest Indiana and has been a member of the Lyric Orchestra since 1986.  

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