June 08, 2023
Lyric Music & More: June 8
West Side Story is here, and it’s drawing rave reviews from critics and fans alike. As the Chicago Sun-Times declares, “it is the kind of large-scale treatment of this musical that only an opera company could muster.” In a new preview of the show, you’ll see the amazing energy and passion that this world-class group of artists brings to the stage.
Meet the cast
Lyric’s production of West Side Story features some of Broadway’s brightest stars including Ryan McCartan, Kanisha Feliciano, Amanda Castro, Brett Thiele, Nathan Keen, and Yurel Echezarreta. Meet them in this video and see why they say you can’t miss this show.
The Factotum on Film
Flights of fancy
Joffrey for All Celebration
On Sunday, June 25 at 5:30 p.m., join our friends at The Joffrey Ballet for free public performances at Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park. The Joffrey for All Celebration will feature dance performances by Joffrey Company Artists, the Joffrey Academy of Dance, and students from the Joffrey Community Engagement.
Give me something to dance about and I’ll dance it.”