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Review: The Pearl Fishers (Lyric Opera)

Marina Rebeka and Mariusz Kwiecień star as Leila and Zurga in The Pearl Fishers, Lyric Opera            
  
         

The Pearl Fishers
 
Music by Georges Bizet
Libretto: Michel Carré, Eugène Cormon
Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker (map)
thru Dec 10  |  tix: $20 & up  |  more info
       
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November 23, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Porgy and Bess (Lyric Opera of Chicago, 2014)

Norman Garrett and Hlengiwe Mkhwanazi star in Lyric Opera's "Porgy and Bess" by George and Ira Gershwin, directed by Francesca Zambello. (photo credit: Todd Rosenberg)        
   
      
Porgy and Bess

Written by George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin,
   and DuBose and Dorothy Heyward
Directed by Francesca Zambello
Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker Dr. (map)
thru Dec 20  |  tickets: $69-$244   |  more info
       
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November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Don Giovanni (Lyric Opera of Chicago)

Ana Maria Martinez and Mariusz Kwiecien star in Lyric Opera's "Don Giovani" by Wolfgang Mozart, directed by Robert Falls. (photo credit: Todd Rosenberg)        
      
Don Giovanni

Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 
Libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte
Directed by Robert Falls 
at Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker (map)
thru Oct 29  |  tickets: $32-$244   |  more info
       
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October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Otello (Lyric Opera of Chicago)

Johan Botha and Ana Maria Martinez star as Otello and Desdemona in Lyric Opera's "Otello" by Giuseppe Verdi, directed by Ashley Dean, conducted by Bertrand de Billy. (photo by Dan Rest)        
      
Otello

Composed by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto by Arrigo Boito
Directed by Ashley Dean
Conducted by Bertrand de Billy 
at Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker (map)
thru Nov 2  |  tickets: $44-$264   |  more info
       
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October 12, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Simon Boccanegra (Lyric Opera of Chicago)

Frank Lopardo and Krassimira Stoyanova star in Lyric Opera's "Simon Boccanegra" by Giuseppe Verdi, directed by Elijah Mochinsky. (photo credit: Dan Rest)

       
      
Simon Boccanegra 

Composed by Giuseppe Verdi 
Directed by Elijah Mochinsky
Conducted by Sir Andrew Davis
at Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker (map)
thru Nov 9  |  tickets: $54-$259   |  more info 
       
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October 16, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Elektra (Lyric Opera of Chicago)

Christine Goerke as Elektra, in Lyric Opera of Chicago's "Elektra" by Richard Strauss, directed by Sir David McVicor. (photo credit: Dan Rest)        
       
Elektra 

Music by Richard Strauss   
Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal 
Directed by Sir David McVicor
at Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker (map)
thru Oct 30  |  tickets: $49-$259   |  more info
       
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October 9, 2012 | 1 Comment More

Review: The Circus Princess (Chicago Folks Operetta)

Couple-Carla Janzen and Gerald Frantzen, Chicago Folk Operetta, Circus Princess, Caroline Dixey       
      
The Circus Princess 

Music by Emmerich Kalman
Translated by Gerald Frantzen, Hersh Glagov 
Directed by Bill Walters
at Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division (map)
thru July 1  |  tickets: $30-$40   |  more info
       
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June 14, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Show Boat (Lyric Opera of Chicago)

A scene from Lyric Opera of Chicago's "Show Boat", directed by Francesca Zambello. (photo credit: Robert Kusel)       
      
Show Boat

By Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II 
Conducted by John DeMain
Directed by Francesca Zambello 
at Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker (map)
thru March 17  |  tickets: $44-$254   |  more info
       
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February 18, 2012 | 3 Comments More