Patricia Racette Returns to COT

Known as one of the great singing actresses of our time, soprano Patricia Racette continues to share her artistry with audiences around the world. Last seen at COT in the 2016 production of La Voix Humaine, Chicago Opera Theater is proud to have her back in her role debut as Magda in The Consul this November.

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Growing Together - June 15th

We invite you to join us for COT's multi-school collaborative performance on June 15th. Presented by the 3rd through 6th graders in COT's Opera for All program, students from across the city will come together to perform pieces of their final performances. Free to attend, reservation is required.

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Seats Are Selling Quickly!

We are thrilled to announce our 2017/2018 Season which includes Menotti's The Consul, the Midwest Premiere of Elizabeth Cree, and a double bill of Donizetti's Il Pigmalione & Rita.

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"Chicago Opera Theater is one of the most important opera companies in the US. Its focus on new works and new voice resonates with Gael and me. We want to inspire others to join us in supporting this organization that means so much to Chicago."

-Stefan Edlis, Campaign Chair

Upcoming Events

Growing Together - Education Event

Thu. June 15, 2017 • 12:00 PM
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The Consul

Sat. November 4, 2017 • 7:30 PM
Fri. November 10, 2017 • 7:30 PM
Sun. November 12, 2017 • 3:00 PM
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Elizabeth Cree

Sat. February 10, 2018 • 7:30 PM
Fri. February 16, 2018 • 7:30 PM
Sun. February 18, 2018 • 3:00 PM
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Il Pigmalione & Rita

Sat. April 14, 2018 • 7:30 PM
Fri. April 20, 2018 • 7:30 PM
Sun. April 22, 2018 • 3:00 PM
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Andreas Mitisek,
Stefan Edlis & Gael Neeson Artistic Director

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