Lyric is committed to producing some of the most exciting, artistically excellent, thought-provoking, opera in the world. Join us for mainstage operas, and musical theater along with a variety of free on-demand content, and events throughout the year.

2023/24 Season

2023/24 Season

We are thrilled to invite you to join us for another exciting season of performances. The 2023/24 Season at Lyric Opera of Chicago promises a rich assortment of magnificent operas, a special concert with Music Director Enrique Mazzola, and a one-night-only performance by Tony, Grammy, and Emmy Award-winning soprano Audra McDonald.


West Side Story

June 2 - 25, 2023

Sunday in the Park with Lyric

August 20, 2023

The Flying Dutchman

September 23 - October 7

Header photo: Todd Rosenberg

Production photos: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera, Cory Weaver/San Francisco Opera, Todd Rosenberg/Lyric Opera of Chicago

Other photos: Kyle Flubacker