Broadcasts of the 2013-14 Lyric Opera of Chicago Season to Air on WFMT

May 16
11:54 AM 2014

Broadcasts of the 2013-14 Lyric Opera of Chicago Season to Air on WFMT

Beginning on Saturday, May 17, and continuing every Saturday through July 5, The Lyric Opera Broadcasts of the 2013/14 Lyric Opera of Chicago season will be rebroadcast internationally by The WFMT Radio Network and heard locally on 98.7WFMT.

WFMT's Peter van de Graaff and Lyric Opera of Chicago's dramaturg Roger Pines host the eight opening-night broadcasts of the 2013-14 season.

The Saturday broadcasts begin at 12 noon CDT:

Otello/Verdi (in Italian) May 17 - 3 hrs
Madama Buterfly/Puccini (in Italian) May 24 - 3 hrs
Parsifal/Wagner (in German) May 31 - 4 hrs 45 min
La Traviata/Verdi (in Italian) June 7 - 3 hrs
Die Fledermaus/J. Strauss, Jr. (in German) June 14 - 3 hrs 20 min
The Barber of Seville/Rossini (in Italian) June 21 -3 hrs 15 min
Rusalka/Dvo?ák (in Czech) June 28 - 3 hrs 30 min
La Clemenza di Tito/Mozart (in Italian) July 5- 3 hrs

Chicago-area broadcasts on 98.7WFMT begin at 12:00 noon CDT. Check local listings for exact times and dates outside the Chicago area. The broadcasts can also be heard anywhere in the world on wfmt.com.

The Lyric Opera Broadcasts are generously sponsored by The Hurvis Family Foundation with matching funding provided by The Matthew and Kay Bucksbaum Family, the John and Jackie Bucksbaum Family, and Richard P. and Susan Kiphart.

Chicago THEATER Stories | Shows  Like BWW Chicago  Follow BWW Chicago




BROADWAYWORLD TV

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time in ChicagoThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Oriental Theatre- Ford Center for the Performing Arts
(Runs 12/6 - 12/24)
The King and I in ChicagoThe King and I
Oriental Theatre- Ford Center for the Performing Arts
(Runs 6/13 - 7/9)
GHOST
Circa 21 Dinner Playhouse
(Runs 1/11 - 3/11)
ADDAMS FAMILY
Warsaw Community High School
(Runs 11/18 - 11/20)
In the Heights
Porchlight Theatre
(Runs 9/9 - 10/23)

VIEW ALL ADD A SHOW AUDITIONS

Save $$$ on Tickets to:
Backstage with Richard Ridge
Back to Falsettoland w/ OBC - Passing the Torch
Backstage Bite
TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE BITE with ALADDIN's Rodney Ingram!
Turning the Tables
Binge on TURNING THE TABLES!
  Chewing the Scenery with Randy Rainbow
TV:-LuPone's Autobio - Lands EVITA!
KID CRITICS
TV: KID CRITICS Swept Away at PHANTOM
BROADWAY SESSIONS
BWW TV Exclusive: THE LION KING Cast Roars at Broadway Sessions