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  • Early start on Halloween costume? Lyric Opera holds sale

    Early start on Halloween costume? Lyric Opera holds sale
    If you're planning to dress as a character from the 19th-century Austrian operetta "Die Fledermaus" for Halloween and you've found the inventory at local costume shops unsatisfactory, you may be interested in an upcoming costume sale.
  • 'Flying Bach' mixes breakdance and classical music

    'Flying Bach' mixes breakdance and classical music
    Breakdance and beats go hand in hand, but one crew is turning the tradition on its head with a global tour set to classical music. Seven B-boys from the Berlin-based, four-time world champion breakdancing crew Flying Steps team up with Swedish ballerina...

    Lyric Opera reports banner year for ticket sales, revenue, fundraising

    Lyric Opera reports banner year for ticket sales, revenue, fundraising
    American opera producers such as New York City Opera (which suspended operations in October) and San Diego Opera (which in May rescinded a unanimous vote made by its board two months earlier to close the company) bemoan the difficulties of sustaining an...

    Jane Lynch to host Lyric diamond gala

    Jane Lynch to host Lyric diamond gala
    Jane Lynch is going operatic. The Dolton native and “Glee” star will emcee Lyric Opera of Chicago’s 60th anniversary concert, Nov. 1 at the Civic Opera House, the company announced Wednesday. Joining the actress and the international...

    A new opera takes shape behind scenes at the Lyric

    A new opera takes shape behind scenes at the Lyric
    No one expects the course of creating a brand-new opera to run absolutely smoothly, any more than the course of true love. Four hundred years of operatic history suggest it seldom does. But the gestation of "Bel Canto," an operatic adaptation of Ann...