Upcoming Ryan Opera Center events

Each season the artists of the Ryan Opera Center Ensemble give a variety of performances at Lyric, around Chicago, and online. Find information on upcoming Ryan Opera Center events, virtual performances, and our unique WFMT Broadcast Recital Series.

Upcoming performances

First Sundays at 7:00 pm

WFMT Recital Series

WFMT Recital Series

In this radio series, heard via 98.7WFMT and WFMT.com, members of Lyric's Ryan Opera Center professional artist-development program perform duo and trio recitals throughout the opera season.

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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 singers and pianists 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.

Photos: Lyric Opera of Chicago, Kyle Flubacker