November 16, 2019

Give the gift of music this holiday season

 If you’re having trouble finding the perfect gift for the music lover in your life, Lyric has you covered. Whether you’re looking to give a loved one an unforgettable experience at the Lyric Opera House or a unique item from the OperaShop, you won’t be left empty-handed when the holidays arrive.

Here are a few gift ideas:

A Lyric Gift Certificate can be used for any of our performances, dining at one of our on-site restaurants, or merchandise at the OperaShop. They are available online and by phone for any dollar amount.

Tickets to an upcoming show at Lyric create memories that will last a lifetime. Choose from any of our upcoming operas (Madama ButterflyQueen of Spades, Blue), Sir Bryn Terfel in Recital, or 42nd Street.

Théâtre du Châtelet's production of 42nd Street.

An album from our friends at Warner Classics would make a great addition to any opera lover’s music collection. Choose from countless treasures in the Warner Classics catalog.

Tickets to Family Day at Lyric make the perfect stocking stuffer for the kids in your life. Treat loved ones or introduce friends to the magic of opera for just $5/child and $10/adult.

Family Day at Lyric

Promotional Holiday Packages

Choose shows from nearly all of our opera, musical, and special event dates.* For example, treat yourself to The Queen of Spades, buy Madama Butterfly tickets as a gift, and save your seats for 42nd Street for as low as $99 for all three!

Choose the following seating areas for special pricing**:

3 or more at $99 each in Main Floor 1
3 or more at $50 each in Main Floor 4 and 5
3 or more at $75 each in First Balcony 2
3 or more at $33 each in Upper Balcony 2


*Offer is subject to availability and not valid on previously purchased tickets or in combination with any other offer. Valid in select sections only.
**Aisle and aisle-adjacent seats incur a $10/seat fee per show in Main Floor Prime and $5/seat fee per show in all other sections.

A coproduction of Madama Butterfly from Lyric Opera of Chicago, Houston Grand Opera, and Grand Théâtre de Genève.

Lyric Merchandise from our OperaShop makes a unique holiday gift. We have items at a range of prices that can be found at our online store, including our newest item, the Ring keychain! Be sure to order by December 13 to allow time for shipping.

Support the great work Lyric does on stage and in the community with a donation. Any amount helps, and you can even make a donation or name a seat in honor of a music lover in your life.

The possibilities are endless! Explore our website at for tickets or merchandise, and call us at 312.827.5600 with any questions or help choosing the perfect gift.

Photos: Marie-Noëlle Robert/Théâtre du Châtelet, Felix Sanchez/Houston Grand Opera, Kyle Flubacker