Renee Fleming Celebrates Her 25th Lyric Opera Anniversary
5 years after making her critically acclaimed Lyric Opera of Chicago debut in the title role of Carlisle Floyd's Susannah in 1993, the People's Diva Renee Fleming returns to her roots to celebrate her special relationship with the world-leading institution. Honored for her tireless contributions and timeless performances, Fleming will perform a diverse program of career highlights with the Lyric Orchestra and a few special guests.
Since that much cherished debut, the sublime soprano of Renee Fleming has echoed throughout modern opera history with headline-making performances in coveted roles. Her stunning vocal acrobatics aside, the icon has fostered a close relationship with the Lyric, supporting emerging talent as an advisor to the Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center, becoming the lyric's creative consultant in 2010. Don't miss this chance to celebrate a living legend for one special night only.