Welcome Lidiya Yankovskaya!

Chicago Opera Theater is proud to welcome new Music Director, Lidiya Yankovskaya.

“Lidiya represents the future of opera. She is as skilled with operas of the past as she is with works of living composers. She often collaborates with other arts and community groups to create productions highly relevant to her audiences.”

– Susan Irion, COT Board Vice President

Three Thrilling Operas, One Low Price

Our 2017/2018 Season  includes Menotti’s The Consul starring Patricia Racette, the Midwest Premiere of Elizabeth Cree, and a double bill of Donizetti’s Il Pigmalione & Rita.

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