Venue Details

89 Star Starred
Civic Opera House
20 North Wacker Drive Chicago, IL 60606
312-419-0033
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Carla Givens
The weather was Cold . I wore A cashmere sweater and slacks. Don't worry about what you wear, just go to the performance. .
Lyric Opera of Chicago: Anna Bolena dress Dec 10 2014 star this tip starred
carole stephens
purchase voucher in advance for $16 at Poetry Lot - 1.5 blocks from Opera House - good deal!
Lyric Opera of Chicago: Porgy and Bess travel Dec 03 2014 star this tip starred
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13 reviews
23 stars
attended Apr 16 2010

Very beautiful music and the dancing was very expressive. A joyful experience.

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9 reviews
30 stars
attended Apr 16 2010

It was great! I last saw it, when I was an 8 year old child in NYC, about 1939. I enjoyed it then .... and now.

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Website

http://www.civicoperahouse.com/abt-swanlake.html

Quotes & Highlights

“ABT’s Swan Lake glides to the forefront of stagings all over the world. The fabled lake of the swans has risen into view, inspiring awe for its mystery and magic. " —The Wall Street Journal

Description

See the world’s greatest dancers in the world’s most beloved ballet, set to Tchaikovsky’s glorious score performed by a live orchestra in Chicago’s majestic Civic Opera House. American Ballet Theatre’s acclaimed production of this romantic tale of love and forgiveness features breathtaking choreography, lavish costumes and visually spectacular sets evoking a lakeside Renaissance court.