Learn more about our operas, musicals, and other productions with exclusive interviews with artists and creative team members, backstage looks, musical highlights, and more in our video library. Watch video trailers from our past and current seasons and get an inside look at what's on stage at Lyric.

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Come experience all that next season has to offer at Lyric Opera of Chicago. Lyric is ready to dazzle you with a new season that promises thought-provoking drama, suspense, laughter, theater that will whisk you to faraway worlds, and the visceral passion of timeless music. This is Lyric—and the 2019/20 Season is one of our biggest ever, from our grand-scale productions to our monumental Ring cycles. Please join us for the 2019/20 Season—we promise that it will be a season to remember!

2018/19 Season

Watch trailers and get a behind the scenes look at the operas of our 2018/19 season: La bohème, IdomeneoSiegfriedIl trovatoreCendrillonElektraLa traviataAriodanteWest Side Story, An American Dream, and Rhoda and the Fossil Hunt.

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2018/19 Season

Watch trailers and get a behind the scenes look at the operas of our 2018/19 season: La bohème, IdomeneoSiegfriedIl trovatoreCendrillonElektraLa traviataAriodanteWest Side Story, An American Dream, and Rhoda and the Fossil Hunt.

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2017/18 Season

Watch trailers and get a behind the scenes look at the operas of our 2017/18 season: Orphée et EurydiceRigolettoDie WalküreThe Pearl FishersTurandotI PuritaniCosì fan tutteFaustJesus Christ Superstar, Fellow Travelers, and more.

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2016/17 Season

Watch trailers and get a behind the scenes look at the operas of our 2016/17 season: Das RheingoldLucia di LammermoorLes Troyens (The Trojans), Don QuichotteThe Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte), Norma, CarmenEugene OneginMy Fair Lady, and more.

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2016/17 Season

Watch trailers and get a behind the scenes look at the operas of our 2016/17 season: Das RheingoldLucia di LammermoorLes Troyens (The Trojans), Don QuichotteThe Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte), Norma, CarmenEugene OneginMy Fair Lady, and more.

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2015/16 Season

Watch trailers and get a behind the scenes look at the operas of our 2015/16 season: The Marriage of Figaro, Cinderella, Wozzeck, The Merry Widow, Bel Canto, Nabucco, Der Rosenkavalier, Romeo and Juliet, The King & I, and more.

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2014/15 Season

Watch trailers and get a behind the scenes look at the operas of our 2014/15 season: Don Giovanni, Capriccio, Il trovatore, Porgy and Bess, Anna Bolena, Tosca, Tannhäuser, The Passenger, Carousel, and more.

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