Lyric Opera of Chicago

Lyric Opera of Chicago’s BACKSTAGE TOURS 2012

Press Release Letterhead
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
February 20, 2012

Walk in the footsteps of the great opera legends!
Lyric Opera of Chicago’s
BACKSTAGE TOURS
A project of the Lyric Opera Guild Board of Directors  

The 2012 Lyric Opera Backstage Tours are made possible
by exclusive sponsor Robert W. Baird & Co.

Sunday, February 26, 2012

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Discover the backstage magic at the Civic Opera House. Tour stops include the wardrobe department, wigs & makeup, scenery handling facility, armory, stars’ dressing rooms, props room, orchestra pit, main stage, and more!

Lyric Opera Backstage Tours last approximately 2½ hours  

Classic Tour: $35 per person, departing every 30 min. between 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Box lunches (turkey or vegetarian) available for $12, cash bar

Premier Tour: $150 per person, departing every 10 min. between 11-11:30 a.m.
includes seated gourmet lunch with Lyric dramaturg Roger Pines on Feb. 26,
General Director Anthony Freud on Mar. 11, plus onstage photo and parting gift

Group Tour: $30 per person (15+)

Box lunches (turkey or vegetarian) available for $12, cash bar

Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker Drive. Reservations required.

Tickets may be ordered by phone (312) 827-5626 or at
http://www.lyricopera.org/tickets/backstage_tours.aspx 

 Photos available on request from Carrie Napolilli Krol: cnapolilli@lyricopera.org 

For media arrangements, call Magda Krance: 312-827-5924 or mkrance@lyricopera.org