Saturday, September 26, 2015
Lyric’s Opening Night has always been the social event of the season for Chicago – and this year, you can exchange into this can’t-miss performance with no additional fee!
Reception at 4pm
Performance at 5pm
Enjoy a glamorous red-carpet entrance at the Civic Opera House with photographers on hand to capture every moment of the excitement. Mix and mingle amid the sparkling ambience with your fellow music lovers, and then settle in to experience Mozart’s glorious masterpiece, The Marriage of Figaro, in a highly anticipated new production by Chicago Shakespeare Theater founder and artistic director Barbara Gaines.
If you’d like to continue your celebration at the opera house, the Pedersen Room and Florian Bistro will remain open for ticket-holders who wish to book reservations.
For those interested in purchasing tickets for the Opera Ball, bring your appetite for fine cuisine and your dancing shoes, because a thrilling party awaits at the Hilton Chicago Grand Ballroom following the performance. Opera Ball tickets and premium packages available by calling the Women’s Board Office at 312-827-5681.
Opening Night sponsored by Aon.
Opera Ball sponsored by ITW and Northern Trust.