On Saturday night, Lyric Opera turned the spotlight back on itself, lampooning the rarified world of…well…opera. If you missed the show, here’s one skit in which Patrick Stewart plays a retiring store manager at Kinko’s.
The Second City
Monday, January 7, 2013 by Noel Morris
Friday, July 20, 2012 by Noel Morris
This week, Lyric Opera of Chicago unveiled a new partnership with legendary comedy troupe The Second City. According to General Director Anthony Freud, it all began with a Chicago-style date night. Freud recalled Creative Director Renee Fleming and her husband going to Second City for an opera-free evening, only to find her own voice playing more…