An inspirational kids’ show and a not-be-missed Lyric Opera production are among this week’s best bets.
A top-notch touring Broadway show and an intimate Sondheim concept revue are among this week’s notable new productions.
A world-premiere opera by Stewart Copeland and a Steppenwolf for Young Adults production are among this week’s best bets.
Chicago Opera Theater announces the departure of artistic director Andreas Mitisek; Lyric Opera announces a season that’ll include Jesus Christ Superstar and Fellow Travelers.
The Broadway musical based on Alison Bechdel’s graphic novel and a Pinter classic are among this week’s best bets.
At Lyric Opera and Chicago Opera Theater, dueling Mozart operas.
Like a lot of contemporary opera, Tobias Picker’s Thérèse Raquin is vocally challenged.
Chicago Opera Theater’s The Emperor of Atlantis is real activist art.
Chicago Opera Theater is fleshing out its double bill of Ullmann and Orff with Chaplin.
A play-within-a-play presentation of the early Verdi opera inflames the critics.
Chicago Opera Theater’s Maria de Buenos Aires takes on Argentina’s Dirty War, exposing the facts and more.
Chicago Opera Theater takes Philip Glass’s The Fall of the House of Usher into the realm of repressed sexual identity.
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Under general director Andreas Mitisek, Chicago Opera Theater courts a new audience.
Chicago Opera Theater hires Long Beach Opera head Andreas Mitisek.