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My Favorite Things: Elizabeth Futral
The lovely Elizabeth Futral returns to Lyric Opera to portray Elsa Schraeder, Maria's sophisticated rival for Captain von Trapp's affections in the new production of The Sound of Music. When she's not traveling the world as an in-demand soprano, here are just a few of the ways she likes to spend her free time.
A Chicago favorite, Elizabeth Futral returns to Lyric Opera to portray Elsa Schraeder, Maria's sophisticated rival for Captain von Trapp's affections in the new production of The Sound of Music. An alumna of Lyric's own Ryan Opera Center, Futral was last at Lyric in 2013, when she portrayed Musetta in Puccini's La Bohème. When she's not wooing a dashing captain, here are just a few of the things that she enjoys.
To Kill a Mockingbird
Lately, Annie Dillard's Pilgrim at Tinker Creek
The Rake's Progress (Stavinsky)
Favorite pet ever—the late Samson (toy poodle) who traveled the world with me
Scents or smells
Blackberry and Musk (Mur et Musc—L'Artisan Parfumerie)
Our home in Virginia
Garrett Popcorn's Chicago Mix
- Elizabeth Futral (credit Karli Cadel)
- New Zealand (credit Travel News Digest)
- Chicago Mix (credit Garrett Popcorn)
(Lyric Opera of Chicago does not own copyrights to any of the above videos.)