LYP Fleming Initiative



 

A project of the Renée Fleming Initiative, Lyric Young Professionals is a group of dynamic opera lovers dedicated to building a new generation of supporters for Lyric Opera of Chicago. 

Lyric's Young Professionals membership is for you

- if you are between ages 21 and 45
if you are looking to network with like-minded professionals
- if you enjoy attending unique social events

- if you are interested in learning about opera

- if you want to be a part of the new generation of Lyric’s supporters

Special Benefits
- Exclusive ticket offers and access to the LYP Medley Subscription
- Exclusive intermission receptions at designated performances
- Cocktails and Conversation with Lyric Insiders and special guests
- Two passes to a designated working rehearsal at Lyric Opera
- Two admissions to the Season Preview Concert and Rising Stars in Concert
- Collaborations with other Chicago Young Professional organizations 

Please contact Warren Davis at 312-827-5655 or wdavis@lyricopera.org for more information or to join! 

Officers

President—Justin Breitfelder                                                 

Vice President—
Lisa DeAngelis                                                        
 
Secretary—Chris Hanig

Events Co-Chair—Jennifer Delagrange

YP Outreach Chair—Claudine Tambuco

Member Engagement Chair—Martha Grant

Members at Large:

Ian Cundiff
Lena Dickinson
Evan Fry
Fritzi Getz
Laura Guili
Amy O'Donnell
Liliana Salazar Jaramillo
Marne Smiley
Tania Tawil
JJ Williams
Lauren Wood




Lyric Young Professionals
Season Highlights
2016/17 

Summer 2016
  • LYP Picnic at Ryan Opera Center: Of Mice and Men 7/27 6:30pm
  • Summer happy hour 8/16
  • LYP Picnic at Stars of Lyric Opera 9/9

Fall 2016
  • LYPs at the Season Preview Concert with the Ryan Opera Center 9/27 6:00 PM
  • Lyric Opening Night: Das Rheingold + LYP Festivities 10/1
  • LYPs volunteer at Operathon 10/15
  • Lucia di Lammermoor Medley performance + pre-opera dinner
  • Halloween Masquerade fundraiser 10/28
  • Les Troyens Medley performance + pre-opera dinner
  • Don Quichotte Medley performance + pre-opera dinner
Winter 2016/17
  • The Magic Flute Medley performance + pre-opera dinner
  • Norma Medley performance + pre-opera dinner
  • Carmen Medley performance + pre-opera dinner
  • Eugene Onegin Medley performance + pre-opera dinner
  • Chicago Voices Concert and Gala 2/4
Spring 2017
  • LYPs volunteer at Backstage Tours 2/12, 3/12, 3/18
  • Lyric Unlimited: Charlie Parker's Yardbird at Harris Theater 3/24 7:30pm
  • LYPs at Rising Stars in Concert 4/1 7:30pm
  • LYPs at My Fair Lady Spring Celebration 5/12
Summer 2017
  • LYP Annual Meeting
 
Stay tuned for more exciting announcements — from Cocktails and Conversations with Lyric Insiders to collaborations with other Chicago arts + culture YP organizations.

What is the LYP Medley Series?
The LYP Medley Series is a subscription package available only for active members of Lyric Young Professionals. This exclusive series allows LYP members to choose from a selection of dates and build a personalized subscription package of three or more operas with $35 best available seats.  Regular prices are often near $200 – your savings are substantial!

How do I purchase tickets?
Please call 312.827.5600

Do I have to be a member of Lyric Young Professionals to purchase an LYP Medley Series?
Yes, the LYP Medley Series is only available to members of Lyric Young Professionals. All members must be active and current with their dues in order to participate. To become a member, pay your dues, or learn more, call 312.827.5656

Can I purchase additional tickets for my friends?
Yes, Medley subscribers may purchase up to two Medley subscriptions and add on up to four additional $35* tickets for each performance. Add on tickets are subject to availability. Additional tickets purchased may not be seated directly together.

*One-time $6 subscription fee not included

Where will I be seated and when will I receive my tickets?
Lyric will assign you to our best available seats 24-72 hours before your performance. At that time, Print-At-Home tickets will be delivered to your inbox. Although every effort will be made to place Medley subscribers on the Main Floor, all tickets purchased at this promotional rate will be seated based on availability. 

May I exchange my LYP Medley tickets?

Yes, exchanges are possible via phone with at least 5 days notice; your new date must be valid for the LYP Medley Series. Fees may apply.

                   

Medley Series Dates:

Medley dates for the Lyric 2016/17 season will be announced in September 2016.



Check out some photos from our Halloween Party!

     

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