Senior Matinee - Lyric Opera of Chicago

Senior Matinee

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Each season's Senior Matinee enables underserved Chicago seniors to attend a selected Lyric Opera dress rehearsal at no cost. Two thousand tickets are distributed by the Chicago Department of Senior Services. Large-print study guides on the opera are distributed in advance to senior centers. The Senior Matinee for 2013-14 is Madama Butterfly on Friday, October 11, 2013. Please contact City of Chicago's Department of Family and Support Services - Chicago Area Agency on Aging beginning June 2013, at 312-746-5682.


Lyric Opera gratefully recognizes and deeply appreciates the generosity of the following Senior Matinee supporters: 

Buehler Family Foundation

Henrietta Lang Burk Fund, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee

Shirley and Benjamin Gould Endowment Fund

Louise H. Landau Foundation

Lannan Foundation

Dr. Sondra C. Rabin

The Retirement Research Foundation

The Siragusa Foundation

Adam and Harriette Swierz Donor-Advised Fund