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“La Boheme” is Now Playing at Lyric Opera

Yesterday, the 64th season of the Lyric Opera of Chicago opened with a new co-production of Puccini’s “La Bohème”. It will run thru October 20 and return for 6 performances Jan. 10th-25th. According to an official press release from The Silverman Group, … Continue reading

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The Joffrey Ballet and Lyric Opera of Chicago Celebrate the Cubs Historic Win

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Opera Review: Lyric Opera’s “The King and I”

BTSCelebs loved “The King and I” cast’s spectacular performance at the Lyric Opera of Chicago today. The adult and child actors excelled in their roles from the original 1950s classic. Actor Paolo Montalban shined as the arrogant and controlling King of … Continue reading

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Lyric Opera Gives Behind-The-Scenes Look at “Carousel” Thru “Creating Carousel”

Who doesn’t love miniatures? The Lyric Opera of Chicago will feature the exquisite work of Italian visual artist and set designer Paolo Ventura this week. “Carousel” director/choreographer Rob Ashford fell in love with his work six years ago and was … Continue reading

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Steven Pasquale is Billy Bigelow in Lyric Opera’s “Carousel”

He has crossed ‘The Bridges of Madison County” to ride the Carousel! Broadway star Steven Pasquale joins the Spring production of Lyric Opera’s Carousel. The coveted role from the Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic has been taken, and Steven now has a … Continue reading

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[Opera Review] Chicago is Moving to “Oklahoma!”

The West won Chicago! BTSCelebs was given the opportunity to review Oklahoma! at the Lyric Opera of Chicago on May 11th, 2013. The lovable Broadway hit and movie from the 1950s was reborn at the opera. This version of Oklahoma! was familiar with two … Continue reading

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