WFMT devotes the programming day to the annual Lyric Opera of Chicago Operathon.
Fascinating interviews with major stars and Lyric insiders plus music from your favorite operas. Lyric’s annual on-air fundraiser is a project of the Lyric Opera Chapters. The 16-hour marathon proceeds benefit Lyric’s education and community-engagement programs.
In addition to the star studded broadcast, you also have an opportunity to buy unique Lyric Opera merchandise plus premiums and restaurant certificates.