Lyric Under the Stars

Saturday, September 25

Upcoming Dates

Saturday, September 25

Lyric Under the Stars

Join us in person for a gala event unlike any in Lyric’s history. Experience live performances on Two North Riverside Plaza, just across the river from the Lyric Opera House. Gather together safely with your fellow opera lovers, enjoy a delicious three-course dinner al fresco with special performances and breathtaking surprises. 

The sky’s the limit for this singular gala of the season, reinvigorating the spirit of Lyric for our beloved patrons and the entire City of Chicago.

  • Location: Two North Riverside Plaza
  • Chair: Karen Gray-Krehbiel

Explore sponsorship opportunities

$100,000

Celestial Sponsor

Celestial Sponsor

 

  • Premium tables for 16 guests to the Lyric Under the Stars celebration.
  • Round-trip transportation of two limousines for you and your guests to Two North Riverside Plaza or complimentary valet parking.
  • Invitation to join the after-dinner cocktail reception, based on your level of comfort.
  • Name or logo recognition on the invitation, menu card, website, and projected on Lyric Opera House wall during the event.

$75,000

Galactic Sponsor

Galactic Sponsor

  • Premium tables for 12 guests to the Lyric Under the Stars celebration.
  • Round-trip transportation of one limousine for you and your guests to Two North Riverside Plaza or complimentary valet parking.
  • Invitation to join the after-dinner cocktail reception, based on your level of comfort.
  • Name or logo recognition on the invitation, menu card, website, and projected on Lyric Opera House wall during the event.

$50,000

Cosmic Sponsor

Cosmic Sponsor

  • Table for 8 guests to the Lyric Under the Stars celebration.
  • Complimentary valet parking at Two North Riverside Plaza.
  • Invitation to join the after-dinner cocktail reception, based on your level of comfort.
  • Name recognition on the invitation, menu card, and website.

$25,000

Supernova Sponsor

Supernova Sponsor

  • Table for 6 guests to the Lyric Under the Stars celebration.
  • Complimentary valet parking at Two North Riverside Plaza.
  • Invitation to join the after-dinner cocktail reception, based on your level of comfort.
  • Name recognition on the menu card and website.

$10,000

Nova Sponsor

Nova Sponsor

  • Table for 4 guests to the Lyric Under the Stars celebration.
  • Complimentary valet parking at Two North Riverside Plaza.
  • Invitation to join the after-dinner cocktail reception, based on your level of comfort.
  • Name recognition on the website.

RSVP

After you submit this form, someone from the Lyric Boards Office will contact you within one business day with details regarding your sponsorship.

Lyric Under the Stars Sponsors

Celestial

Mrs. John V. Crowe

Karen Z. Gray-Krehbiel & John H. Krehbiel, Jr.

Patrick G. & Shirley Welsh Ryan

Galactic

Cosmic

Better Magazine and Susan & Nick Noyes

Sylvia Neil & Daniel Fischel

John D. & Alexandra C. Nichols

Supernova

Abbott 

The Crown Family

Caroline & Charlie Huebner

Susan & Robert Morrison

Nova

Mark Tatro & Margarita Chavez-Tatro 

Stephen A. Kaplan

Photo credit: Todd Rosenberg, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Robert Kusel