Lyric Opera Broadcasts on WFMT

Enjoy Lyric’s magnificent 63rd season on WFMT!



The 2017/18 Lyric Opera Opening Night Broadcasts will air live nationally and internationally by The WFMT Radio Network and locally on 98.7WFMT. Join Lyric's dramaturg Roger Pines and WFMT's midday program host, Lisa Flynn, as they co-anchor this season's broadcasts. Tune in for the operas, plus commentary and special features.





Rigoletto opera tickets at Lyric Opera of Chicago
Giuseppe Verdi
Saturday, October 7, 2017
7:15pm
Die Walküre opera tickets at Lyric Opera of Chicago
Richard Wagner
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
5:15pm
The Pearl Fishers opera tickets at Lyric Opera of Chicago
Georges Bizet
Sunday, November 19, 2017
1:45pm
Turandot opera tickets at Lyric Opera of Chicago
Giacomo Puccini
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
7:15pm
I Puritani opera tickets at Lyric Opera of Chicago
Vincenzo Bellini
Sunday, February 4, 2018
1:45pm
Cosi fan Tutte at Lyic Opera of Chicago
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Saturday, February 17, 2018
7:15pm
Faust opera tickets at Lyric Opera of Chicago
Charles Gounod
Saturday, March 3, 2018
7:15pm
All eight operas will be rebroadcast internationally in Spring 2018 via The WFMT Radio Network.


The Lyric Opera of Chicago Broadcasts are generously sponsored by The Richard P. and Susan Kiphart Family, The Matthew and Kay Bucksbaum Family, and The John and Jacolyn Bucksbaum Foundation.
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