Lyric Opera of Chicago Invites You to the West Side Story Celebration

Friday, May 10, 2019

Cocktail Reception – 5:30 p.m.
Dinner – 6:30 p.m.
Performance – 8:00 p.m.
Post-Performance After Party at Ignite Glass Studios
Cocktail Attire

We anticipate a sold-out event.
Please contact 312.827.5682 to reserve your spot today!

Presented by the Lyric Opera of Chicago Women’s Board and the Guild Board of Directors.

Co-Chairs
Anne Edwards | Women's Board
Minka Bosco and Sarah Demet | Guild Board

West Side Story at Lyric Opera of Chicago. CHaracters dancing in the gym.
West Side Story at Lyric Opera of Chicago. CHaracters dancing in the gym.

$25,000 Maria & Tony Premium Table Sponsor

($20,980 (Mezzanine Boxes), $20,620 (Main Floor Prime) tax-deductible)

  • 12 premium performance tickets to West Side Story in the Mezzanine Boxes (2 boxes with 6 seats each)
    • Mezzanine Box (2 boxes with 6 seats each—Limited availability) OR
    • Main Floor Prime (dinner in The William B. and Catherine Graham Room—Limited availability)
  • Invitation for you and your guests to the Private Cocktail Reception in the Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice Grand Foyer
  • Dinner for 12 with premium wine service in the Mezzanine Boxes (2 boxes with 6 seats each)
  • One-way transportation for you and your guests from the Lyric Opera House to the After Party
  • Admission to the After Party at Ignite Glass Studios
  • Name or logo recognition on printed materials
Men dancing, West Side Story at Lyric Opera of Chicago.

$10,000 Sharks & Jets Premium Table Sponsor

($7,280 tax-deductible)

  • 8 premium Main Floor Prime performance tickets to West Side Story
  • Invitation for you and your guests to the Private Cocktail Reception in the Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice Grand Foyer
  • Dinner for 8 in the Lyric Opera House
  • One-way transportation for you and your guests from the Lyric Opera House to the After Party
  • Admission to the After Party at Ignite Glass Studios
  • Name recognition on printed materials
Men dancing, West Side Story at Lyric Opera of Chicago.
Tony and Maria kissing. West Side Story at Lyric Opera of Chicago.
Tony and Maria kissing. West Side Story at Lyric Opera of Chicago.

$1,000 Individual

($660 tax-deductible)

  • Main Floor Prime performance ticket to West Side Story
  • Invitation for you and your guests to the Private Cocktail Reception in the Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice Grand Foyer
  • Dinner in the Lyric Opera House
  • One-way transportation for you and your guests from the Lyric Opera House to the After Party
  • Admission to the After Party at Ignite Glass Studios
Dancers leaping. West Side Story at Lyric Opera of Chicago.

$500 After Party Reservation

($260 tax-deductible)

• Main Floor Prime performance ticket to West Side Story
• One-way transportation for you and your guests from the Lyric Opera House to the After Party
• Admission to the After Party at Ignite Glass Studios

To RSVP to the After Party, please call 312.827.5723.

Dancers leaping. West Side Story at Lyric Opera of Chicago.

Please note: Limited availability. Tickets will be available upon your arrival. Advance reservations will be held only with full payment. Priority is given to annual contributors based on level of giving. Cast subject to change. No refunds will be made after May 1, 2019. If you are considering using a donor advised fund, IRA distribution, or private family foundation to make your gift to Lyric, please consult with your tax advisor regarding current IRS regulations.

Call the Women's Board Office at
312.827.5682 to RSVP