Lyric Opera of Chicago

Special Event Sponsorship

It is no secret that Lyric Opera's special events are always the hottest tickets in town! 

Opera Ball
  • Opera lovers come out en masse for the annual free performance of Stars of Lyric Opera at Millennium Park. The audience typically includes more than 14,000 fans and is broadcast live through Lyric Opera Broadcasts on 98.7 WFMT. Opera stars perform arias, duets, and unforgettable ensemble pieces accompanied by the Lyric Opera Orchestra and Chorus.
  • Stars of Lyric's season participate throughout the day on the annual radio marathon, OPERATHON. Listeners pledge their support for a special selection of Lyric Opera merchandise, unique premiums, autographed items, one-of-a-kind jewelry, and more.
  • Do you ever wonder what happens behind the scenes at Lyric? Get a glimpse of sets, props, wigs, wardbrobe, dressing rooms, and more on an in-depth tour of one of the world's premier opera houses. Backstage Tours provide a fascinating opportunity to see the magic behind the magic!

For more information on Lyric's need for Special Event sponsorships please call Laura Perlow at 312-827-5693.