Our MissionA project of the Renée Fleming Initiative, Lyric Young Professionals (LYP) is a growing group of 200 dynamic opera lovers dedicated to building the next generation of supporters for Lyric Opera of Chicago.
Is LYP Right for Me?Members of Lyric Young Professionals are between ages 21 and 45, looking to network with like-minded professionals, enjoy attending unique social events, interested in learning about opera, and eager to join the Lyric family.
Giving BackAll LYP contributions directly support The Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center. As the next generation of Lyric supporters, LYP is passionate about creating a sustainable future for opera. The Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center prepares emerging singers and apprentice coaches for careers in opera by providing unique, comprehensive training. Support of the Ryan Opera Center is a key part of the mission and growth of LYP as we not only support these talented artists for their skill, but as vibrant young professionals themselves.
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I Puritani - Post-Performance Cocktails
Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 11:00 p.m.
I Puritani - Pre-Performance Dinner
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.
I Puritani - Pre-Opera Talk
Friday, February 16, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.
Così fan tutte - Pre-Opera Talk
Monday, February 26, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.
Cocktails & Conversation
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.
Faust - Pre-Performance Dinner
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.
Faust - Post-Performance Cocktails
Tuesday, March 9, 2018 at 11:00 p.m.