July 12, 2022
Lyric Music & More: July 12
Though we’re in the heart of summer, the start of the season is less than two months away, and Fiddler on the Roof opens September 17! This production is directed by world renowned director Barrie Kosky and is led by an amazing cast of Broadway stars. Take a closer look at these amazing performers, and you’ll be as excited as we are for Fiddler on the Roof to open.
Russell Thomas and Tamara Wilson sing Verdi
Sunday in the Park with Lyric
Mark your calendar and call your music-loving friends! Sunday in the Park with Lyric is coming up on August 21 at 7:00pm in Millennium Park! Join us for a beautiful evening of music featuring selections from the 2022/23 Season performed by Ryan Opera Center artists and the Lyric Opera Orchestra with Enrique Mazzola conducting.
Christian Van Horn sings “Come dal ciel precipita” from Macbeth
Caroline Shaw on Four Portraits
What would it sound like if Siri could sing? Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Caroline Shaw brings her first opera, Four Portraits, to the stage in the 2022/23 Season as part of Lyric’s world premiere commission Proximity. In this clip, hear why a vocoder was the perfect vehicle to bring a GPS to life.
I adore art…when I am alone with my notes, my heart pounds and the tears stream from my eyes, and my emotion and my joys are too much to bear.”