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Explore the 2022|23 Season

Lyric's 2022/23 Season has been announced!

Lyric's 2022/23 Season has been announced!

With two newly-commissioned world premieres, three premieres of works never before seen on Lyric's stage, and a host of classic favorites returning, plus a star-studded lineup of acclaimed artists delivering inspiring performances, Lyric's 2022/23 Season will move you and remind you that there's nothing like experiencing a live performance! We invite you to explore the season and the many ways to make Lyric a part of your life.

August 2022

Virtual Performances

Your safety is our priority

Your safety is our priority

Lyric is fully committed to the health and safety of our entire family — our audiences, artists, technicians, administrative staff, and all of the communities we serve throughout each season. We are committed to continually communicating with you, with full transparency, as our health and safety policies continue to evolve.

Lyric Opera's Season is presented by

Lyric Opera of Chicago thanks its Official Airline, American Airlines, and acknowledges support from the Illinois Arts Council Agency

Header photo: For the Love of Lyric
Credit: Todd Rosenberg

Production photos: Monika Rittershaus/Oper Frankfurt, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Iko Freese/Komische Oper Berlin, Andrew Eccles, Javier del Real/Teatro Real, Jacob F. Lucas/Seattle Opera, Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera, Cory Weaver/San Francisco Opera, Todd Rosenberg/Lyric Opera of Chicago

Other photos: Darris Lee Harris