Lyric offers grand opera, musical theater, contemporary works, digital content — and much more. Experience drama and humor, triumph and tragedy, and powerful singing and acting that brings characters to life, combined with magical stagecraft and the power of the Lyric Opera Orchestra and Chorus.
Shows & events
Join us for opera performances, musical theater, and special events, perfect for the long-time patron and first-timers alike. Explore upcoming shows, ticket options, and plan your visit to Lyric Opera today.
There are so many ways to attend — whether it’s after a work day, on the weekend, or in the afternoon, we have seats that match every schedule and budget including Create Your Own and Fixed-date Subscription packages as well as discounted ticket programs.
We look forward to welcoming you at the theater and helping make the most of your experience. Lyric has onsite restaurants, unique audience programs, hotel specials, and provides accessibility services to make your experience at Lyric the best it can be.
New to opera? Start here to explore this thrilling art form. Learn about opera basics, get an inside understanding of key terminology, and discover all the aspects that bring the magic alive.
Do you have questions about your visit to the theater, Lyric history, and more? Find the answers in our FAQ, or reach out to our friendly audience services team for personalized support.
Browse our performance library for lists of opera, musical, and recital performances as well as artists from past seasons. Founded in 1954, Lyric has always distinguished itself by presenting the finest international artists, across main-stage classics, less-familiar operatic repertoire, and world-premiere productions.
Header photo: Kyle Flubacker
Other photos: Andrew Cioffi, Kyle Flubacker, Todd Rosenberg, Nacy Sorenson, Jaclyn Simpson