Rising Stars in Concert

February 05. 2022

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February 05. 2022

Rising Stars in Concert

You're warmly invited to a showcase performance by The Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center 2021/22 Ensemble with members of the Lyric Opera Orchestra conducted by Lyric’s Music Director Enrique Mazzola. This year's program centers on the music of Romantic-era composer Jacques Offenbach and other French repertoire of the time. Join us for this beautiful evening of music featuring some of the brightest rising stars of the opera world!

  • Location: Lyric Opera House

Provide the stars of tomorrow with your support today

Provide the stars of tomorrow with your support today

The Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center prepares emerging artists for careers in opera by providing unique, comprehensive training. Your gift helps offset the expense of maintaining the high quality of Lyric’s stellar professional artist-development program.

Check out the 2021 virtual concert

Check out the 2021 virtual concert

Hear operatic gems and rarities in this virtual Rising Stars in Concert led by conductor Christopher Allen, with Ryan Opera Center pianist Chris Reynolds and a chamber ensemble of Lyric Opera Orchestra members.

Meet the artists

Featuring the Lyric Opera Orchestra

Program book

Learn more about Rising Stars in Concert with engaging quotes, pieces performed, artist bios, and more.

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Rising Stars in Concert is generously sponsored by

Lead Sponsor

Donna Van Eekeren Foundation

with additional support from

Dr. Scholl Foundation

Sue & Melvin Gray

Chauncey & Marion D. McCormick Family Foundation

Patricia A. Kenney & Gregory J. O'Leary

Philip G. Lumpkin

Thierer Family Foundation

Rising Stars Host Committee

Mr. & Mrs. Ron Beata

Dr. Nora Jaskowiak & Mr. Matthew Hinerfield

Jeanne LaDuke

Cynthia Vahlkamp & Robert Kenyon

Michael A. Leppen

Phyllis Neiman

Suzanne L. Wagner

Dr. Catherine L. Webb

Header photo: Kyle Flubacker