This surrealistic production of Engelbert Humperdinck’s 1893 opera version of the Brothers Grimm fairy tale—seen twice before at Lyric—should probably be a Christmas show. But since Joffrey became Lyric’s roommate, we’re getting it now. Visually it’s nightmarish, claustrophobic, and monochromatic as a gray January day—but also striking: think fish-headed dream-scene maitre d’ overseeing a troop […]
Deal yourself in for Tchaikovsky’s operatic exploration of obsession at Lyric.
The soprano makes an impressive Lyric debut.
Lyric Opera’s Rusalka is as stunning to watch as it is to hear.
Your guide to visual arts in the city this weekend
Soprano Christine Goerke delivers a peak performance in Lyric Opera of Chicago’s Elektra