Your personal passion and commitment advance Lyric’s work in producing must-see, must-hear opera that leaves audiences replenished, amazed and inspired. Your charitable support expands our role as a cultural cornerstone of our city—ensuring that the power of opera is part of many lives across Chicago, the nation, and the world.

Have questions? Please contact the Development Department at 312.827.5686 or email membership@lyricopera.org.

Friends of Lyric

($50-$4,999)

Beginning with your commitment of $50 or more, you’ll join a group of like-minded arts lovers who are forging the future of opera. Your gift helps put opera on stage and in the community and unlocks special opportunities for you to engage with our beloved art form.  

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Friends of Lyric

($50-$4,999)

Beginning with your commitment of $50 or more, you’ll join a group of like-minded arts lovers who are forging the future of opera. Your gift helps put opera on stage and in the community and unlocks special opportunities for you to engage with our beloved art form.  

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Patrons of Lyric

($5,000-$24,999)

Your investment of $5,000 or more secures a special place in the Lyric family. While your gift is hard at work producing great opera, you will enjoy exclusive dining options, preferred seating at Lyric performances, and opportunities to attend star-studded events.

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Benefactors of Lyric

($25,000-$99,999)

Our cherished family of Leadership Donors provides vital philanthropic support that helps elevate Lyric's productions and programming to the highest echelon of performing arts in America.  

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Benefactors of Lyric

($25,000-$99,999)

Our cherished family of Leadership Donors provides vital philanthropic support that helps elevate Lyric's productions and programming to the highest echelon of performing arts in America.  

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Aria Society

($100,000+)

The Aria Society is comprised of Lyric’s closest and most generous donors who give $100,000 or more each year. Members support Lyric through a variety of giving options and engage directly with Lyric leadership.

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