The Opera House
Saturdays @ 1pm

8/11

Lyric Opera of Chicago
James Gaffigan: conductor
Lyric Opera Chorus
Michael Black, chorus master

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Cosi fan tutte

Ana Maria Martinez (Fiordiligi), Marianne Crebassa (Dorabella), Andrew Stenson (Ferrando), Joshua Hopkins (Guglielmo), Alessandro Corbelli (Don Alfonso), Elena Tsallagova (Despina)

8/18

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Emmanuel Villaume, conductor
Lyric Opera Chorus
Michael Black, chorus master

Charles Gounod: Faust

Benjamin Bernheim (Faust), Ailyn Perez (Marguerite), Christian Van Horn (Mephistopheles), Edward Parks (Valentin)

8/25

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Andrew Davis, conductor

Richard Wagner: Das Rheingold

Eric Owens (Wotan), Samuel Youn (Alberich), Stefan Margita (Loge), Tanja Ariane Baumgartner (Fricka), Wilhelm Schwinghammer (Fasolt), Tobias Kehrer (Fafner), Okka von der Damerau (Erda)

9/1

Lyric Opera of Chicago
Andrew Davis, conductor
Lyric Opera Chorus
Michael Black, chorus master

Jimmy Lopez: Bel Canto

Danielle de Niese (Roxane), J’nai Bridges (Carmen), Jeongcheol Cha (Hosokawa), Andrew Stenson (Gen) Rafael Davila (General Alfredo), Jacques Imbralio (Messener), William Burden (Ruben Iglesias), Anthony Roth Costanzo (Ceasar)

9/8

LA Opera
James Conlon, conductor
Grant Gershon, chorus director

Georges Bizet: Carmen

Ana Maria Martinez (Carmen), Brandon Jovanovich (Don Jose), Amanda Woodbury (Micaela), Alexander Vinogradov (Escamillo), Frasquita (Liv Redpath), Kelley O’Connor (Mercedes), Brian Michael Moore (Le Remendado), Theo Hoffman (Le Dancaire), Philip Cokorinos (Zuniga), Juan Carlos Heredia (Morales)

9/15

LA Opera
James Conlon, conductor
Grant Gershon, chorus director

Giuseppe Verdi: Nabucco

Placido Domingo (Nabucco), Liudmyla Monastyrska (Abigaille), Morris Robinson (Zaccaria),
Mario Chang (Ismaele), Nancy Fabiola Herrera (Fenena), Gabriel Vamvulescu (High Priest of Baal), Liv Redpath (Anna), Joshua Wheeker (Abdallo)

9/22

LA Opera
James Conlon, conductor
Grant Gershon, chorus master

Vincenzo Bellini: Norma

Angela Meade (Norma), Jamie Barton (Adalgisa), Russell Thomas (Pollione), Morris Robinson (Oroveso), Rafael Moras (Flavio), Lacey Jo Benter (Clotilde)

9/29

LA Opera

Giacomo Puccini: Gianni Schicchi

Grant Gershon, conductor

Placido Domingo (Gianni Schicchi ), Arturo Chacon-Cruz (Rinuccio ), Andriana Chuchman (Lauretta), Meredith Arwady (Zita), Greg Fedderly (Gherardo), Stacey Tappan (Nella)

Ruggero Leoncavallo: Pagliacci

Placido Domingo, conductor
Grant Gershon, chorus director

Marco Berti (Canio), Ana Maria Martinez (Nedda), George Gagnidze (Tonio),
Liam Bonner (Silvio), Brenton Ryan (Beppe)