New World Premiere Opera!

Three performances only of Stewart Copeland's The Invention of MorelLet your heart and mind be transported with this sci-fi opera of love, desire, and questionable acquaintances. February 18, 24 & 26 starting at just $39.

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Walt Disney & Philip Glass

The Perfect American by Philip Glass explores a fictionalized account of Walt Disney's final days. Disney is haunted by his own mortality, ambition and an uprecedented empire, creating a whirlwind opera of the American dream. April 22 & 30 only at The Harris Theater for Music and Dance.

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Last Year at Marienbad

"What I was not prepared for was the voluptuous quality of MARIENBAD, its command of tone and mood, its hypnotic way of drawing us into its puzzle, its austere visual beauty…I watched it with a pleasure so intense I was surprised." — Roger Ebert

Join us for this film in preparation for our upcoming production of The Invention of Morel. Presented in beautiful 35mm.

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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

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Upcoming Events

Last Year at Marienbad

Sun. February 5, 2017 • 12:00 PM
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Empanada Workshop

Thu. February 9, 2017 • 6:30 PM
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The Invention of Morel

Sat. February 18, 2017 • 7:30 PM
Fri. February 24, 2017 • 7:30 PM
Sun. February 26, 2017 • 3:00 PM
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The Perfect American

Sat. April 22, 2017 • 7:30 PM
Sun. April 30, 2017 • 3:00 PM
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Andreas Mitisek,
Stefan Edlis & Gael Neeson General Director

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