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WFMT brings you the most electrifying live performances from the world’s great opera companies: the Lyric Opera of Chicago, the LA Opera and the San Francisco Opera.

May 16: Strauss's "Capriccio" from Lyric Opera of Chicago.
May 23: Mozart's "Don Giovanni" from Lyric Opera of Chicago.
May 30: Verdi's "Il Trovatore" from Lyric Opera of Chicago.
June 6: Donizetti's "Anna Bolena" from Lyric Opera of Chicago.
June 13: Rodgers & Hammerstein's "Carousel" from Lyric Opera of Chicago.
June 20: Wagner's "Tannhäuser" from Lyric Opera of Chicago.
June 27: Weinberg's "The Passenger" from Lyric Opera of Chicago.
July 4: Gershwin's "Porgy & Bess" from Lyric Opera of Chicago.
July 11: Puccini's "Tosca" from Lyric Opera of Chicago.
July 18: Verdi's "La Traviata" from LA Opera.
July 25: Purcell's "Dido & Aeneas" / Bartok's "Bluebeard's Castle" from LA Opera.
Aug. 1: Rossini's "Barber of Seville" from LA Opera.
Aug. 8: Mozart's "Marriage of Figaro" from LA Opera.
Aug. 15: Corigliano's "The Ghosts of Versailles" from LA Opera.
Aug. 22: Massenet's "Thaïs" from LA Opera.
Aug. 29: Verdi's "Rigoletto" from San Francisco Opera.
Sept. 5: Puccini's "Madame Butterfly"from San Francisco Opera.
Sept.12: Bellini's "Norma"from San Francisco Opera.
Sept. 19: C. Floyd's "Susannah"from San Francisco Opera.
Sept. 26: Verdi's "A Masked Ball"from San Francisco Opera.
Oct. 3: Handel's "Partenope"from San Francisco Opera.
Oct.10: Rossini's "Cinderella"from San Francisco Opera.
Oct. 17: Puccini's "La Boheme"from San Francisco Opera.
Oct. 24: M. Tutino's "Two Women"from San Francisco Opera.
Oct. 31: Berlioz's "The Trojans"from San Francisco Opera.

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