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Winter is Here...Opera Season is Coming

Posted 7/17/2017

Winter is Here...Opera Season is Coming Winter is Here...Opera Season is Coming Sunday night, season 7 of HBO’s Game of Thrones started off with a bang as millions tuned in to watch the drama unfold. However, with the show drawing to a close in 2018, many fans are left wondering where they’ll turn to satisfy their need for fantasy, drama, and intrigue after the show ends. Fortunately, we know the perfect place to go for all your Game of Thrones needs: Lyric! But what, you ask, does Game of Thrones have in common with our current season? For starters, a really, really close pair of...

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Categories: 2017/18 Season

Tags: Just for Fun

Happy National Best Friends Day from Lyric!

Posted 6/7/2017

Happy National Best Friends Day from Lyric! Happy National Best Friends Day from Lyric! To celebrate, we thought we’d take a look back at some of the loyal — and often complicated — friendships from the 2016/17 season. In Vincenzo Bellini’s Norma, novice priestess Adalgisa finds herself in love with Pollione, a Roman proconsul with whom the high priestess, Norma, has two children. When the two women realize they are in love with the same man, Norma is furious, but Adalgisa tells Norma she would rather die than steal him from her. Best Friends Day - Ovaries before brovaries

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Categories: 2016/17 Season

Tags: Just for Fun

MY FAIR LADY: Journey to the Stage

Posted 5/19/2017

MY FAIR LADY: Journey to the Stage Whether it’s an opera or musical, it takes an army of dedicated artists to bring a production to life. Take a peek into the rehearsal room and catch My Fair Lady onstage through Sunday, May 21! Take a look back at the first day of rehearsals. This production features 16 principal actors, an ensemble of 40, and 14 dancers! Many of these artists met for the first time just weeks before they would have to step onstage for the first performance. Our cast and orchestra were hard at work for weeks on end. Here is a glimpse into the rehearsal room, just before the production was moved to the stage for a final week of rehearsals.

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Categories: Backstage Life

Tags: Behind the Scenes