Lyric Opera of Chicago Broadcasts
Opening-performance live-broadcast dates and times
The Stars of Lyric Opera at Millennium Park concert and eight operas of Lyric Opera of Chicago’s 59th season will be carried live on 98.7WFMT and wfmt.com. Peter Van de
Graaff, 98.7WFMT’s program director and “Through the Night” host, and Roger Pines, Lyric’s dramaturg, will anchor the opera broadcasts, which start with live commentary and recorded interviews at the times shown below.
Check local listings for exact times and dates outside the Chicago area. The broadcasts can also be heard anywhere in the world on wfmt.com.
The eight mainstage operas will be rebroadcast on consecutive Saturdays in May and June of 2014 (specific dates to be announced).
Carolyn Paulin is producer and Daniel Goldberg is associate producer for The Lyric Opera of Chicago Broadcasts.
Lyric Opera of Chicago Broadcasts are generously sponsored by The Hurvis Family Foundation with matching funding provided by The Matthew and Kay Bucksbaum Family, the John and Jackie Bucksbaum Family, and Richard P. and Susan Kiphart.