September 02, 2020

How to watch FOR THE LOVE OF LYRIC as a family

FOR THE LOVE OF LYRIC is the perfect concert to introduce a young person in your life to music and theater!

Lyric is excited to present the virtual concert For the Love of Lyric from the Lyric Opera of Chicago stage. With performances by acclaimed multi-genre singers performing selections from the worlds of opera, Broadway, popular music, and some surprising sources, this is the perfect concert to introduce a young person in your life to music and theater. You might even find that there are singalong tunes for the whole family!

To help you, we have created a special, printable family streaming guide for you to use as you watch For the Love of Lyric. With the family streaming guide, your kids can learn more about the performers and their music selections, dive into activities that will test their music knowledge, and play interactive games sure to inspire imagination as they watch For the Love of Lyric

Download this guide, print it out, and let the fun begin!


More ways to get excited for the concert

Make a one-sentence opera with Miss Megan

Anyone can create a masterpiece of their very own with this activity brought to you by teaching artist Miss Megan! 

What you need:
3 plastics cups
Pen or pencil


Join us at Lyric Kids Corner! 

An online portal filled with learning resources designed to educate kids on individual operas, and with fun activities designed to educate and encourage curiosity. There’s something for every member of the family at Lyric Kids Corner

Count me in! 


Your donation will be matched dollar-for-dollar

Consider making a contribution to the For the Love of Lyric Fund to aid in our recovery from financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Gifts made to the Fund will be matched dollar-for-dollar by the generous sponsors of this star-studded concert.


Photo: Todd Rosenberg