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

  • Wednesday, September 21 at 2pm



Fiddler on the Roof
  • Wednesday, September 28 at 2pm
  • Thursday, September 29 at 2pm



Le Comte Ory
  • Wednesday, November 16 at 2pm



Hansel and Gretel
  • Wednesday, February 1 at 2pm



The Factotum
  • Sunday, February 5 at 2pm

Performed at the Harris Theater



  • Wednesday, March 15 at 2pm
  • Thursday, March 30 at 2pm



West Side Story
  • Thursday, June 8 at 1:30pm
  • Wednesday, June 14 at 1:30pm
  • Wednesday June 21 at 1:30pm



*Please note: these productions contain mature content and themes.

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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Student performance special request

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

The Beaubien Family

The Grainger Foundation

Robert and Evelyn McCullen

Charles and M.R. Shapiro Foundation, Inc.

Rose L. Shure and Sidney N. Shure

Wintrust Community Banks

Anonymous Donor

BMO Harris Bank Logo

Photo: Kyle Flubacker