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  • Lyric Opera of Chicago - Fiddler On The Roof

    Until Oct 7, 2022

  • Renee Fleming

    Oct 8, 2022

  • Joffrey Ballet - Beyond Borders

    Oct 12 - 23, 2022

  • Lyric Opera of Chicago - Don Carlos

    Nov 9 - 25, 2022

  • Lyric Opera of Chicago - Le Comte Ory

    Nov 13 - 26, 2022

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Lyric Opera of Chicago - Fiddler On The Roof

Until October 7, 2022

The pinnacle of the mid-20th-century musicals, Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick, and Joseph Stein's Tony-winning Fiddler on the Roof not only contains a raft of instantly recognizable musical theatre classics, including "If I Were A Rich Man","Matchmaker, Matchmaker" and " Do You Love Me?", but also carries a poignancy and relevancy that continues to capture the imaginations of audiences and theatremakers alike.

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Renee Fleming

October 8, 2022

One of the most beloved and enchanting sopranos to rule the American opera houses, Renee Fleming is a multi-talented performer whose repertoire spans across Barber, Handel, French opera, jazz, and even indie rock! Winner of both the National Medal of Arts and Richard Tucker Award, Fleming has retired from full-time opera and now concentrating on mixed rep concerts and musical theatre. Don't miss this rare opportunity to see one of America's leading divas sing in your city!

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Joffrey Ballet - Beyond Borders

October 12 - 23, 2022

The Joffrey Ballet opens their 2022/23 season with this dazzling mixed repertory program that pays tribute to the talents of the company's 'Friends past & present', including the late Co-founder Gerald Arpino, also dearly departed Liam Scarlett and the very much thriving Chanel DaSilva who debuts her second premiere for the company, following the success of 2021's 'Swing Low'.

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Lyric Opera of Chicago - Don Carlos

November 9 - 25, 2022

Passion, political intrigue, and religion collide in Verdi's fiery masterpiece, coming to the Civic Opera House in this thrilling staging from the Lyric Opera of Chicago. Set against the tumult of the Spanish Inquisition, immerse yourself in an epic of love and betrayal, set to one of the repertoire's most scintillating scores.

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Lyric Opera of Chicago - Le Comte Ory

November 13 - 26, 2022

From the mind that gave the world the madcap mischief of The Barber of Seville, Gioachino Antonio Rossini's Le Comte Ory is another delightful confection of operatic hijinks, fanciful love plots, and energetic arias determined to leave a smile on your face! Revived by the Lyric Opera Of Chicago for the 2022/23 season, enjoy this rare gem as it whisks up a frothy farce at the Civic Opera House this winter.

Civic Opera House

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20 North Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60606

  • Year opened: 1929
  • Capacity: 3563
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The Civic Opera House is a 3,563 seat venue, making it the second-largest opera auditorium in North America. It was originally built for the Chicago Civic Opera, but today is the permanent home of the Lyric Opera of Chicago. Its excellent design allows for perfect sightlines from every seat and top-class acoustics. The Lyric Opera of Chicago bought the space it was renting and the venue underwent a major renovation in 1993, which was completed in 1996.

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