Press releases

2020 press releases

Browse our latest press releases for news about Lyric Opera of Chicago and our productions.


Tuesday, November 24, 2020 — Joint Statement from Lyric Opera of Chicago and the American Guild of Musical Artists

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 — Pasión Latina premieres virtually on Sunday, December 13

Thursday, November 12, 2020 — Lyric Opera of Chicago announces new production additions to the current 2020/21 Season

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 — Joint Statement from Lyric Opera of Chicago and the Chicago Federation of Musicians #10-208

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 — Statement from Lyric Opera of Chicago

Tuesday, October 13, 2020 — Lyric Opera of Chicago announces fall community and education programming

Thursday, September 24, 2020 — Lyric Opera of Chicago announces reimagined programs for the new season

Thursday, September 17, 2020 — Lyric Opera of Chicago announces first woman board chair, Sylvia Neil

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 — Lyric presents a special season opening concert, "For the Love of Lyric," on Sunday, September 13

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 — Lyric's Ryan Opera Center Presents Lawrence Brownlee and Friends: The Next Chapter

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 — Statement from Lyric Opera of Chicago

Friday, June 5, 2020 — Lyric Opera of Chicago on 98.7WFMT Saturdays at 12:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 2, 2020 — Lyric Opera of Chicago postpones remainder of the 2019|20 Season

Friday, March 13, 2020 — Lyric Opera of Chicago Ring cycle performances canceled

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 — Full casting announced for Lyric's 42nd Street

Wednesday, March 5, 2020 — Lyric Opera's RING Cycle comes full circle with Götterdämmerung

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 — Single tickets on sale now for Lyric's production of Singin' in the Rain

Monday, March 2, 2020 — Statement: Lyric Opera of Chicago announces cast changes for RING 2020

Monday, February 17, 2020 — Lyric Opera of Chicago's Monumental RING Cycle Begins April 2020

Friday, February 14, 2020 — Lyric Opera introduces BLUE to Chicago

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 — Lyric Opera of Chicago Announces 2020|21 Season

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 — Cancelled — Sir Bryn Terfel in Recital at Lyric Opera of Chicago

Tuesday, January 7, 2020 — Tchaikovsky's thriller THE QUEEN OF SPADES returns to Lyric on February 15

Monday, January 6, 2020 — Lyric Opera announces Wine Auction 2021

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