Performances for Students

Performances for Students offers the opportunity for teachers to take their students to see world-class performances at the Lyric Opera House. Tickets start at $20 for select performances.

Please contact Group Sales at 312.827.5720 or at for more information.

Student tickets are now available

Daughter of the Regiment
  • Thursday, November 16 at 2pm 

  • Wednesday, November 22 at 2pm 



  • Wednesday, January 31 at 2pm 


High School Students only

Content advisory: Champion addresses adult themes and includes adult language.




  • Thursday, February 1 at 2pm

  • Wednesday, February 7 at 2pm



  • Wednesday, March 13 at 2pm
  • Thursday, April 4 at 2pm


Both performances of Aida and Cinderella are currently at capacity for student tickets. Please contact to learn about discounted tickets for additional performance dates.

Reserve student tickets

This request is for $20 student tickets (balcony seating). Please fill out the form and a member of the group sales team will contact you within 3-5 business days to confirm order details.

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Performances for Students Sponsors

Major Lyric Unlimited support provided by the Nancy W. Knowles Student and Family Performances Fund. 

Paul M. Angell Family Foundation

Mr. and Mrs. William C. Vance

Mrs. James S. Aagaard

Anonymous Donor

John and Rosemary Brown Family Foundation

Eisen Family Foundation

Dan J. Epstein

Judy Guitelman

Dan J. Epstein Family Foundation

Shirley and Benjamin Gould Endowment Fund

Dan and Caroline Grossman

John Hart and Carol Prins

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Matt and Carrie Parr/ PJT Partners

Dr. Scholl Foundation

Segal Family Foundation

Lyric Unlimited Chicago Public Schools Bus Scholarships are supported by the U.S. Bank Foundation and Mr. and Mrs. William C. Vance. 

Lyric Unlimited - Learning & Creative Engagement Sponsors

Anonymous Donor

Nancy W. Knowles Student and Family Performances Fund

Dr. Scholl Foundation

BMO Harris Bank Logo

Walter Family Foundation

The Richard P. & Susan Kiphart Family

Shure Charitable Trust

Eisen Family Foundation

Robert and Evelyn McCullen

Marsha Serlin and Jerry Sloan

Charles and M.R. Shapiro Foundation, Inc.

Terry J. Medhurst

Mazza Foundation

Buehler Family Foundation

Wintrust Community Banks

Helen Brach Foundation

The Siragusa Family Foundation

Polk Bros. Foundation

Lloyd A. Fry Foundation

Raynette and Ned Boshell

John and Rosemary Brown Family Foundation

John Hart and Carol Prins

The Simon Family Foundation

Photo: Kyle Flubacker