Walk in the footsteps of the great opera legends! Lyric Opera of Chicago’s BACKSTAGE TOURS - Lyric Opera of Chicago

Walk in the footsteps of the great opera legends! Lyric Opera of Chicago’s BACKSTAGE TOURS

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For Immediate Release:
Thursday, January 27, 2011

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 2011 Lyric Opera Backstage Tours are made possible
by exclusive sponsor Robert W. Baird & Co.

Sunday, February 27, 2011

Sunday, March 20, 2011

 

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 Music Director Sir Andrew Davis on Feb. 27,
General Director William Mason on Mar. 20, 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
www.lyricopera.org

 

 Photos available on request from Carrie Napolilli: 312-827-5923 or cnapolilli@lyricopera.org 

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

Media are invited to cover Backstage Tours on Feb. 27. RSVP required by Feb. 21.