WHY HAVE AUDIENCES BEEN FALLING IN LOVE WITH LA BOHÈME FOR MORE THAN 100 YEARS?Because, in the most captivating music Puccini ever composed, he shows us exactly what love is about. Mimì and Rodolfo are young lovers we all understand, and when they suffer, our hearts break for them. Their romance ultimately leads to tragedy, but along the way are treasured moments of pure ecstasy. We get to know this endearing pair and their Bohemian friends, and we totally connect with their feelings. La bohème remains forever youthful, eternally fresh.
Visit: Lyric Opera of Chicago, Chicago, IllinoisOnce you have selected your choice of performance at the LyricOpera House, simply make your own way to the legendary performing arts venue for a quintessential Chicago experience. Performances throughout the year take place at the stunning 3,563-seat Ardis Krainik Theater, one of the largest opera halls in the world.Allow yourself plenty of time to enjoy the opulent Art Deco lobby, complete with flourishes inspired by the Paris Opera House. Refreshments are available before performances and during intermissions. For your convenience, utilize a pre-ordering service for patrons and your refreshments will be waiting for you at intermission—simply place your order at one of the bars in the lobby!If you have any questions, look for the Audience Services table in the lobby, where a concierge is standing by to assist you.No trip to Chicago is complete without a visit to the Lyric Opera House for one of the Lyric's unforgettable performances.