Center Stage With: Scott Holmes

This month we decided to change the pace a bit and interview a former chorister from Lyric Opera. Scott Holmes was a chorister at Lyric for 44 years and has always fascinated me as an individual. He has one of … Read More -->

Patron Spotlight: Barb and Bob Green

Barbara and Robert Green, of Schaumburg, have subscribed to Lyric Opera of Chicago since 1969.   They began attending the opera before they were married.  They like their seats in the front section of the second balcony, where “we can see … Read More -->

ONSTAGE: Singer’s Health

A common misperception about singers is that all they have to do is open their mouths and beautiful sounds pour out. While there may exist some singers, especially when they are young for whom that is true. For the most … Read More -->

In The Audience: Patron Spotlight

Carl Johnson has been a Lyric Opera of Chicago patron since 1956, and he hasn’t missed a season since. He is pictured above in his Galena, IL studio where he sells his beautiful Representational Art.

Carl was 25 years old … Read More -->

Center Stage With: Ron Watkins

Special thanks to Ken Donovan, Tyler Lee and Sherry Watkins

There are not many artists out there that possess all the wonderful qualities, skills and talent as our Center Stage artist this month Ron Watkins. Watkins is blessed with an … Read More -->

OFFSTAGE: An Afternoon At Gilda’s

Members of LOSA presented a free concert of popular arias, duets and musical theater selections to a very enthusiastic audience at Gilda’s Club, Chicago on Saturday July 14. The audience included members of Gilda’s Club, Chicago and ranged in age … Read More -->

Upstage / Downstage: Get To Know The Singers!

Our last two newsletters, also our first two newsletters, featured some information about Production Staff and some part time performers; dancers and actors. This month we are getting to know our full time and part time members who make up … Read More -->