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See the best of the best at Lyric this season — at just $35 a ticket!
These exclusive $35 LYP Medley Series tickets are only available to active members of Lyric Young Professionals at the LYP Member level and up. Call our Audience Services Department at 312.827.5600
for personal assistance today — we’ll help you find the perfect package that works with your schedule.
Choose from the following Medley performance dates:
What is the Medley Series?
Orphée et Eurydice
*Wednesday, September 27 at 7:30pm
^Friday, October 6 at 7:30pm
~Monday, October 9 at 7:30pm
^Saturday, October 14 at 7:30pm
*Thursday, October 19 at 7:30pm
~Monday, October 30 at 7:30pm
Wednesday, November 1 at 5:30pm (Opening Night)
Friday, November 10 at 5:30pm
^Sunday, November 26 at 1pm
The Pearl Fishers
^Saturday, November 25 at 7:30pm
*Wednesday, November 29 at 7:30pm
~Monday, December 4 at 7:30pm
~Tuesday, December 5 at 7:30pm (Opening Night)
^Friday, December 8 at 7:30pm
*Wednesday, January 10 at 7:30pm
^Saturday, February 10 at 7:30pm
*Tuesday, February 13 at 7:30pm
Friday, February 16 at 7:30pm
Così fan tutte
~Monday February 26 at 7:30pm
*Tuesday, March 13 at 7:30pm
^Friday, March 16 at 7:30pm
*Tuesday, March 6 at 7:30pm
^Friday, March 9 at 7:30pm
~Monday, March 12 at 7:30pm
Jesus Christ Superstar
*Thursday, May 3 at 7pm
^Saturday, May 5 at 7pm
Friday, May 11 at 8pm
Medley Social Series
A guaranteed opera buddy for every (Medley) performance!
Meet and mingle with fellow Lyric Young Professionals before and after select Medley performances.
Can’t make it to these events? Meet us at the LYP banner in Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice Grand Foyer during intermission at every Medley performance this season.
*5:00 PM Pre-Performance Dinner
Pearl Brasserie, 180 N Upper Wacker Dr
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org at least 2 days before the performance to RSVP.
Join us at LYP preferred restaurant, Pearl Brasserie, for a special $35 prix fixe menu and private dining area for LYP members (and their guests) before curtain. Members and guests are responsible for their own dinner checks. Tickets for the performance not required to attend dinner.
Ardis Krainik Theatre, Lyric Opera House
Enhance your opera-going experience and join fellow operagoers in the Ardis Krainik Theatre one hour before the curtain rises for a free, 30-minute preview talk about the fascinating background of each Lyric production.
Tickets for that day’s performance are required.
The Sarah and Peer Pedersen Room, Lyric Opera House
Join us after the curtain falls in The Sarah and Peer Pedersen Room for post-performance desserts and drinks with fellow LYP members and their guests. Members and guests are responsible for their own dessert and drink checks.
A subscription series package offered exclusively to LYP members at the LYP Member level and up. This series allows LYP members to choose from a selection of dates and build a personalized subscription package of three or more operas for $35* each. A minimum of three different opera titles is required to initiate a Medley subscription, and the same title may not appear more than once in a series.
*One-time $6 subscription fee not included.
*$2.50 historic building fee/ticket not included.
Where will my Medley seats be located?
Medley subscribers are assigned to the best available seating within Main Floor and Balcony sections (our favorite seats for sound!) at the time of purchase. We cannot accommodate specific seating requests.
How do I purchase a Medley subscription series?
Once you join LYP you will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to purchase your Medley subscription. Medley subscriptions can be purchased by calling Audience Services at 312-827-5600 at which time you will need to choose three or more productions and dates within the Medley Series. Once your subscription is booked you will receive your Print-At-Home tickets in your inbox within 1-3 days of purchase. You must purchase a Medley subscription to take advantage of the $35 Medley ticket price.
Can I bring my friends?
Yes! Medley subscribers may purchase up to two Medley subscriptions, and depending on their membership level, up to two or more additional tickets per season at the special $35 Medley price (see membership levels here
How do “add-on tickets*” work?
LYP Patron and LYP Associate level members can add on two tickets to each of their Medley performances at the special $35 price. Tickets can only be added to performances and dates already in their Medley Series and are non-transferable.
How do “floating tickets*” work?
Depending on your membership level, LYP Medley subscribers can add up to six tickets to their Medley subscription for the whole season at the special $35 Medley price. Have 4 friends who want to see Turandot, but only 2 Ringheads? Use your floating tickets to stack your performances however you like! Tickets can only be added to performances and dates already in your Medley Series.
*Add-on and floating tickets are subject to availability and we will make every effort to seat additional tickets as close as possible to your current subscription seats.
May I exchange my Medley tickets?
Yes! Free exchanges (made more than 5 days in advance of your performance) are one of the perks of being a subscriber. Exchanges can be made by calling Audience Services at 312-827-5600; your new date must also be a valid LYP Medley series date of the same title. If exchanged fewer than 5 days in advance, fees will apply.
What if I want to purchase tickets for a performance or production outside of the Medley series?
As a subscriber you receive a 10% discount off of the standard ticket price on additional opera and musical tickets during the season. The $35 Medley price does not apply to performances outside of the Medley series.
What if I can’t commit to a whole subscription, but I still want to support Lyric and get last-minute ticket deals?
New this year to the Lyric Young Professionals program is LYP Encore. For a $35 annual contribution* young professionals ages 21-45 can join the Lyric Young Professionals at the Encore level, where they gain access to exclusive last-minute ticket deals, networking opportunities, and invitations to special LYP events! Encore dates are announced via email 3-10 days before a performance. LYP members are invited to use the designated promo code to access $59 main floor and $39 balcony seats. Encore seats are available online only and subject to availability.
*All LYP contributions directly support The Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center
As the next generation of Lyric supporters LYP is passionate about creating a sustainable environment for the future of opera. The Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center prepares emerging singers and apprentice coaches for careers in opera by providing unique, comprehensive training. Support of the Ryan Opera Center is a key part of the mission and growth of LYP as we not only support these talented artists for their skill, but as vibrant young professionals themselves.