Arts & Entertainment

The Lyric Opera of Chicago (20 N. Upper Wacker Dr.) premiered a new production of Gounod’s “Faust” March 9. Originally written in 1859 as an epic poem by German writer Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, the …

Arts & Entertainment

Sweeping movements and flourishing melodies graced the stage of the Lyric Opera House Oct. 6 as members of Chicago’s Lyric Opera and the Joffrey Ballet collaborated in the highly anticipated modern-day dramatization of Christoph Willibald …

Arts & Entertainment

The Lyric Opera and Joffrey Ballet are teaming up for the first time this season in a highly anticipated production of composer Christoph Willibald Gluck’s “Orphée et Eurydice.”

Theater

  You may have read or seen Romeo and Juliet before, but when adapted as an opera, the expressive music brings greater emotional intensity. Lyric Opera of Chicago’s production of Charles Gounod’s opera Romeo and …