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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61 ratings
4.6 average rating
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42 reviews
8 stars
attended Oct 30 2013

Seats were great. Performance was good, not stellar. The orchestra was sometimes louder than the vocals, particularly from the back of the stage. The female lead was a little too old for the part. This is a classic opera and its rendition was...continued

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attended Oct 18 2013

Absolutely amazing!
We had our own box at the opera and the show was fantastic!

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21 reviews
2 stars
attended Oct 26 2013

This was our first time at the opera. We have been meaning to try the opera for a long time, but sticker shock has kept us from getting tickets. So when we saw half-price tickets, we decided to take the plunge. It was an interesting experience!...continued

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Website

http://www.lyricopera.org/butterfly/

Description

Puccini’s Madama Butterfly is a coproduction of Lyric Opera of Chicago, Houston Grand Opera, and Grand Théâtre de Genève.

Approximate running time is 2 hours, 50 minutes.

About the Ticket Supplier: Lyric Opera of Chicago

Lyric Opera of Chicago, founded in 1954, is one of the world's greatest opera companies. It is renowned internationally for its artistic excellence and financial strength.