Lyric Opera Chapter Community

Each Chapter participates within the community for the dual purpose of enhancing community-engagement and educational programs while raising money and generating support for Lyric Opera of Chicago.

Chapter members of all ages get together to enjoy lectures, musical performances, special events, volunteer opportunities, participate in Operathon and assist with Operashop.

Please contact Sarah Geocaris at 312-827-5673 or for more information.

Exclusive Benefits for Chapter Members!

All benefits of being a National Member ($75-$99) of Lyric Opera of Chicago:

-Exclusive gift of your choice from selected Lyric Opera Merchandise. Redeem online for an $8 fee or visit Lyric’s Ticketing office, 20 N. Wacker Drive, 8th floor
-Invitation for two to Ryan Opera Center’s Rising Stars in Concert
-Lyric Opera membership cards


-Connection to a vast network of local opera lovers-bring home the passion
-Chapter member price for all community Chapter programs
-Opportunity to volunteer at Operathon, Lyric’s radio marathon, and meet Lyric stars


Evanston and Near North Chapters
November 6, 2016
2:00 PM Gathering, 2:30 Program
John Gibbons illuminates Berlioz' Les Troyens at the Liebson residence, 1109 Illinois Road, Wilmette. Mr. Gibbons holds a PhD from the University of Chicago and teaches piano and music theory, and lectures for numerous organizations.  Wilmette and Evanston co-sponsor this lecture.
$10 members/$12 guests   

Flossmoor Chapter:
February 26, 2017
3:00 PM
Sara Sue Jones, Violin and Dennis Moore of WFMT, piano at the home of Beth Bongard in Olympia Fields

April 2, 2017
2:00 PM
John Concepcion, Lyric Tenor and Lisa Kristina, accompanist at the home of Michele McGovern in Orland Park