The Barber of Seville: Rossini's Comic Opera From Lyric Opera of Chicago
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The last date listed for The Barber of Seville was Friday February 28, 2014 / 2:00pm.
Currently at Civic Opera House:
- Full Price:
- $170.00 - $430.00
- Our Price:
- $100.00 - $208.00
Lyric Opera of Chicago hits all the right notes with its upcoming season of shows. There's Don Giovanni, Capriccio, Il Trovatore, Porgy and Bess, Anna Bolena, Tosca, Tannhauser and The Passenger. Your subscription package features tickets for four specific shows -- plus a fifth ticket for any show of your choice throughout the entire eight-show season. Don Giovanni is Mozart's story of a legendary seducer whose selfish arrogance becomes ever more reckless and fatal. In Strauss' Capriccio, the beautiful countess must choose between the amorous poet or the ardent musician. Verdi's Il Trovatore is chock-full of love triangles, revenge plots, murder and children switched at birth, and as much drama as any soap opera. Jazz, blues and spirituals infuse George and Ira Gershwin's classic, Porgy and Bess. New production Anna Bolena is Donizetti's tour-de-force dramatization of the story of Anne Boleyn, the most famous of King Henry VIII's many wives. Puccini's Tosca is filled with political intrigue and includes one of the most beautiful arias in the operatic repertoire, "E lucevan le stelle," sung by Tosca's doomed lover as he awaits execution. Wagner's erotic and sensual Tannhäuser is both racy and lushly beautiful. And finally, Mieczyslaw Weinberg's The Passenger takes you aboard an ocean liner. It's not all smooth sailing, though, as the action vacillates between the pristine white deck above to the dark horrors of the death camp below. Learn More
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I loved the opera The Barber of Seville. It had nice singing and lots of humor. I enjoyed this opera from the beginning to the end. The seats were great for the price. I was seating on the main floor, not too far from the stage. However, I am a Red Velvet member and I was disappointed to find out that seating next to me, was a person who bought her tickets through Goldstar, but she was not a Red Velvet member. Is it worth paying for a membership to get better seats?
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This was a wonderful experience. I love the arts, but it can be difficult to afford the price of tickets. So, I'm so thankful for goldstar to be able to enjoy events like these at affordable prices. Our seats were great and the show was amazing!