May 2015 Lyric Opera of Chicago

May 2015 Lyric Opera of Chicago

Saturdays at 1:00 p.m.

"It seems like Lyric Opera can do no wrong this season"- or so says the Chicago Classical Review.  Hear it for yourself on May 30th.

This season of eight concerts from the Lyric Opera of Chicago begins on May 16th and runs through July 4, 2015.

5/16      Mozart:  Don Giovanni (in Italian)


Don Giovanni   Mariusz Kwiecien 

Donna Anna      Marina Rebeka 

Donna Elvira    Ana María Martínez

Leporello           Kyle Ketelsen

Don Ottavio      Antonio Poli

Il Commendatore           Andrea Silvestrelli

Zerlina              Andriana Chuchman 

Masetto            Michael Sumuel

5/23      R. Strauss:  Capriccio (in German)


Countess          Renée Fleming

Clairon              Anne Sofie von Otter 

Count               Bo Skovhus

Flamand           William Burden

Olivier               Audun Iversen

La Roche          Peter Rose

5/30      Verdi:  Il Trovatore (in Italian)


Ferrando           Andrea Silvestrelli

Inez                  J’nai Bridges

Leonora            Amber Wagner

Count Di Luna               Quinn Kelsey

Manrico            Yonghoon Lee

Azucena           Stephanie Blythe

An Old Gypsy   Kenneth Nichols

A Messenger     Timothy Bradley  

Ruiz                 Jonathan Johnson