Stars of Lyric Opera @ Millennium Park

Friday, September 8 at 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Jay Pritzker Pavilion

Millennium Park

201 E. Randolph Street


 

Pack your picnic basket, grab your friends, and head to Millennium Park to kick off Lyric's 2017/18 Season with a night of music under the stars!

Sir Andrew Davis leads the Lyric Opera Orchestra, Chorus, members of The Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center, and an array of outstanding soloists including ROC alumni J'Nai Bridges, Mezzo-Soprano, Andriana Chuchman, Soprano, Anthony Clark Evans-Baritone, and Matthew Polenzani as well as #LyricOrphee stars DMITRY KORCHAK and Lauren Snouffer, #LyricWalkure star Eric Owens, and #LyricTurandot star Janai Brugger.

The program features excerpts from Mozart's THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO, Verdi's RIGOLETTO, Puccini's TURANDOT, Gounod's FAUST, Bellini's I PURITANI, Gluck's ORPHÉE ET EURYDICE, Donizetti's DON PASQUALE, Massenet's WERTHER, Bizet's THE PEARL FISHERS, and Wagner's DIE WALKÜRE.

The Stars of Lyric Opera at Millennium Park will be aired live on 98.7WFMT and wfmt.com.

The event is FREE to attend and the show will go on rain or shine!