Lyric Opera: Bellini’s “I Puritani”

Lyric Opera House - 20 N. Wacker Dr., Chicago, IL 60606

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I Puritani

Bellini reached for the stars with his romantic drama I Puritani: “The opera must draw tears, terrify people, make them die through singing.”

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Start Date: Sunday, February 4, 2018
End Date: Friday, February 16, 2018
Time: varies by date
Location: Lyric Opera House – 20 N. Wacker Dr., Chicago, IL 60606
Cost: $77.50 – $152.50 (Ticketing processing fees apply.)

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And by most accounts, the results were out of this world. The opera became an immediate hit when it premiered in Paris and is now considered a bel canto masterpiece. Lyric Opera of Chicago has assembled a stellar cast, who’re more than ready to tackle the work’s notorious vocal challenges, including the acclaimed Albina Shagimuratova and Lawrence Brownlee. Sung in Italian with projected English translations, I Puritani revolves around a pair of star-crossed lovers caught up in a tumultuous English civil war and forced to deal with political intrigue, deception and even madness.

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