General Director, President & CEO

Anthony Freud

Anthony Freud became general director of Lyric Opera of Chicago in October 2011.

Music Director and Principal Conductor

Sir Andrew Davis

Sir Andrew Davis has served as music director and principal conductor of Lyric Opera of Chicago since 2000.

Music Director Designate

Enrique Mazzola

Enrique Mazzola is Lyric Opera of Chicago’s music director designate. He will become music director of the internationally acclaimed company beginning with the 2021/22 season.

Special Projects Advisor

Renée Fleming

World-renowned American soprano Renée Fleming serves as Lyric's Special Projects Advisor.

Photos: Todd Rosenberg, Jean-Baptiste Millot, Andrew Eccles