Contact us

Contact Lyric using the form below or browse the following sections for answers to your specfic inquiries.

For time-sensitive ticketing questions, please reach out to Lyric Opera's Audience Services department at 312.827.5600.

Contact Lyric

Mailing address

Audience Services

Box Office

Development Department

Learning & Creative Engagement

Group Sales

Accessibility

Media inquiries

Advertising

Charitable donations

Lost & found

Contact Lyric

Mailing address

Lyric Opera of Chicago
20 N. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606

Phone: 312.332.2244

Audience Services

Ticket sales &customer service

Please note: Due to current public health guidelines, our administrative and audience services offices located on the 8th floor of the Civic Opera Building are currently closed. We are fully accessible by phone and online.

Phone: 312.827.5600

Fax: 312.332.8120

Current phone hours:
Monday – Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Audience Services

Audience Services

Ticket sales &customer service

Please note: Due to current public health guidelines, our administrative and audience services offices located on the 8th floor of the Civic Opera Building are currently closed. We are fully accessible by phone and online.

Phone: 312.827.5600

Fax: 312.332.8120

Current phone hours:
Monday – Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Audience Services

Box Office

Walk-up ticket purchases

During the opera season, the Lyric Opera House Box Office (at the corner of Wacker and Madison) is open from noon to 6:00pm Monday through Friday (noon through the first intermission for evening performances), and noon through the first intermission on Saturdays and Sundays if there is a performance.

Summer box office hours (through the end of September) are noon to 5pm, Monday through Friday.

Please note: Due to current public health guidelines, our walk-up box office is not currently open. Lyric is available to serve you at 312.827.5600 during the hours posted above.

Development Department

For more information on donor benefits and ways to support Lyric, contact Donor Records at:

Email: donorbenefits@lyricopera.org

Phone: 312.827.3500

Support Lyric

Learning & Creative Engagement

For more information on community engagement, artistic initiatives, and educational programs, contact Lyric Unlimited — Learning & Creative Engagement at:

Email: lyricunlimited@lyricopera.org

Phone: 312.827.5912

Learning & Creative Engagement

Group Sales

If you would like information about bringing a group of 10 or more to Lyric or have any questions for our group sales department, please contact:

Email: groupsales@lyricopera.org

Phone: 312.827.5720

Group sales department

Accessibility

Lyric strives to make the opera experience accessible for all patrons by providing services for those who may need assistance. Visit our Accessibility page for services offered. If you have specific questions about disability accommodation requests please contact Audience Services at:

Email: audienceservices@lyricopera.org

Phone: 312.827.5600

Accessibility at Lyric

Media inquiries

For general inquiries, including interview requests, or for production photos, please contact Marianna Moroz, Public Relations Manager.

Email: mmoroz@lyricopera.org

Phone: 312.827.5928

Press room

 

Advertising

For information on advertising in the Lyric Opera of Chicago program book and/or Lyric Opera News, visit Performance Media.

Charitable donations

We are not accepting donation requests at this time.

Each year we receive many requests from organizations wanting ticket donations as fundraising items for auctions and raffles. We're happy to help, when inventory allows. Please follow these guidelines when submitting your request:

Who can apply:

  • Arts organizations

  • Registered charitable organizations in Illinois

What you can request:

You may request two tickets each season to a performance of our choice. Sorry, we do not donate cash or merchandise.

Please submit a written request on your organization's letterhead, and include:

  • Your organization's mission

  • Your charitable registration number

  • Description of the event, including the date, expected attendance and how Lyric Opera of Chicago will be featured at your event

  • Full contact information including name, full mailing address and telephone number, and email address.

Please send your requests by email to Stefany Phillips, Creative Project Associate.

No telephone calls please.

Lost & found

If something was left behind at the Lyric Opera House, please email lostandfound@lyricopera.org and give us a detailed description of your item. If it was turned into Lost and Found we will contact you. We make every attempt to hold items for the entire opera season.

Photos: Kyle Flubacker, Fox & Harrison Creative