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Opera-Inspired Halloween Costumes

Posted 10/2/2016

Opera-Inspired Halloween Costumes This Halloween, unleash your inner diva--or divo--by dressing as your favorite opera character! Here are three simple DIY costumes inspired by Lyric's 2016/17 season. Looking for even more inspiration? Check out some of our favorite costumes on Pinterest. Share a photo of your opera-inspired Halloween costume on social media with the hashtag #LongLivePassion to be entered to win tickets and other fun prizes! DIY Opera Halloween Costumes DIY Fake Blood

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Categories: 2016/17 Season

Tags: Holidays Lucia di Lammermoor The Magic Flute Carmen

5 opera myths BUSTED!

Posted 10/1/2016

5 opera myths BUSTED! 1. I won’t understand what’s going on! While it is true that many operas are performed in languages such as Italian, German, and French, opera productions performed at Lyric provide English translations of foreign language lyrics in live time via supertitles. Never fear, you won’t miss a single word of the action! Supertitles at the opera. 2. I have to wear a ball gown or a tuxedo! Except for a handful of special events during the season (such as Opening Night), opera goers don’t have to worry about dressing to the nines for a performance. Attire is...

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Categories: 2016/17 Season Opera Experience

Tags: Video Opera Experience