Lyric presents first-ever Student Night
For Immediate Release:
March 26, 2013
Regular performances of A Streetcar Named Desire are SOLD OUT
Lyric Opera of Chicago presents its
first-ever Student Night Friday, April 5 –
a special performance of A Streetcar Named Desire with alternate cast
at the Civic Opera House for high-school and college
students – tickets $20
tickets available for general public, $29 and $49
Opera of Chicago
presents its first-ever Student Night –
a special performance of André Previn’s A Streetcar Named Desire for
high-school and college students on Friday,
April 5, at 7:30pm. Student tickets are $20. Thesemi-staged presentation with the Lyric Opera Orchestra onstage
features singers Beverly O’Regan Thiele (Blanche),
Kiera Duffy (Stella), David Adam Moore (Stanley), Scott Ramsay (Mitch), and Victoria Livengood (Eunice). Evan Rogister conducts this
presentation, which is directed by Brad
Dalton. The opera is based on the legendary play by Tennessee Williams.
regular performances of A Streetcar Named Desireare sold out other than limited
turnback/donations, a limited number of non-student tickets are also available
for the general public to attend the April 5 performance: $29/balcony seats and
$49/main floor and box seats. This one-night-only event takes place at the Civic Opera House (20 N. Wacker Drive). For further information – 312.332.2244 or www.lyricopera.org. Regular
performances of A Streetcar Named Desire (Mar. 26, 29, April 3, 6) are sold
presentation is part of Lyric Unlimited,
a multifaceted program of
expanded community engagement and artistic initiatives aimed at
exploring ways in which opera can resonate with individuals and communities.
Lyric Opera presentation of A Streetcar Named Desiregenerously made possible by The Hurvis Charitable Foundation and Kirkland & Ellis LLP, with additional funding fromthe National Endowment for the Arts.Performance for students made possible by Lead Sponsor Dr. Scholl Foundation. Cosponsors: An Anonymous Donor, John and Rosemary Brown, General
Mills Foundation, The Gerda Lissner
Foundation, Linda K. and Dennis M.
Myers, Carol Prins and John Hart,
the Segal Family Foundation, and the
Bill and Orli Staley Foundation.
, http://kieraduffy.com , http://www.davidadammoore.com , http://www.scottramsay.net , http://www.victorialivengood.com for more information about the cast.